As part of the fully-integrated approach to developing young players, the David Squad recognises the need to provide diverse experience. The David Squad funds several intense training camps for its members in Europe, American and South America including:
St Andrew’s Tennis centre, Boca Raton, Florida, USA
Headed by former top-10 ATP singles player Aaron Krickstein, each year David Squad members spend a period of intense tennis and fitness training at one of the top facilities in Florida. Practising on clay and hard-court surfaces, players are coached for several hours a day, as well as being provided with the finest fitness training facilities and nutrition.
Puente Romano, Marbella, SPAIN
One of the best clay-court tennis complexes in Southern Spain, Puente Romano offers David Squad players an outstanding opportunity to master the unique skills of playing on the surface. A lack of clay-court facilities in Israel has meant elite players have failed to gain valuable experience for international competition. The David Squad at Puente Romano provides state-of-the-art accommodation and elite training in the specific skills required to master the Clay-court game.
Alejo Mancisidor Tennis Academy
Coach of a group of top 100 WTA players, Alejo welcomed David Squad junior female players to practice with his top WTA professional players, for several hours a day. As well as expert training and development, the experience provided David Squad members with valuable insight into the minds of top professional tennis players.
Blengino Tennis Academy, Buenos Aires, Argentina
David Squad members received unique exposure to Fabian Blengino, the former coach of Guillermo Coria (former world #3 ATP), Franco Squillari (#11 ATP), and Agustin Calleri (#16 ATP) and renowned as a top junior development coach. Blengino academy developed a junior French Open finalist, a French Open semifinalist, and many top juniors.
Bruguera Tennis Academy, Barcelona, Spain
Led by former French Open champion, Sergi Bruguera and his father and former coach Luis Bruguera, the Academy is considered to be among the top centres for elite young players in Europe. DLuis Bruguera himself, who has overseen development of hundreds top-level young tennis players, was struck and impressed by with David Squad members’ level of play and commitment to succeed.
A superb clay court facility, regularly attended by elite David Squad members. The camps offer key training ahead of annual European competitions.