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Renowned U.S. Tennis Academy Offers Guests Tennis Instruction Led By Top-Ranked Players
AVENTURA, Fla. - Turnberry Isle Miami, the legendary Mediterranean-style resort and private membership club, has partnered with the elite Cañas Tennis to create a path for players of all levels to achieve success in the sport. Now, guests and members of Turnberry Isle Miami have the opportunity to receive tennis instruction from players ranking in the top 10 for doubles and singles, as well as nationally ranked juniors through the exclusive alliance with Cañas Tennis. Guillermo Cañas, co-founder and Director of Player Development, is one of the most recognizable Argentinian tennis figures in the world who has won seven ATP singles championships including wins over Roger Federer, Tommy Haas and Andy Roddick since 1995.
As part of the partnership, Turnberry Isle Miami's guests and members of the property have access to private lessons, group clinics for all skill levels and ages, pro-am tournaments, special events, summer camps, as well as a community match-play program, which feature the CT instructors. In addition, there is a roster of part-time and full-time pre-competition and competition programs at the Turnberry Isle Marina tennis courts. Rates for private lessons start at $100 per hour with Turnberry pros and $300 per hour with Cañas, while daily clinics begin at $40. Day-to-day operations of the program are overseen by Tennis Director and co-founder of Cañas Tennis, Gustavo Oribe.
"Our partnership with Turnberry Isle Miami is the perfect alignment of two South Florida institutions that are dedicated to providing an enriching and authentic experience," said Guillermo Cañas. "Players from around the world come to CT to fulfill their lifelong ambitions and we look forward to working with the guests and members of Turnberry Isle Miami to aid in the realization of their dreams."
Headquartered at Turnberry Isle Miami, Cañas Tennis is the first South Florida tennis boarding academy to feature elite professional players, including Cañas, Oribe and Martin Garcia, as coaches. This athlete-centric program emphasizes a unique approach to coaching tennis, known as an 'Integral System.' Students of the CT benefit from instruction that focuses on the key areas of preparation: technical, tactical, physical and mental, developing them in unison to allow each individual to achieve peak performance level. With a uniquely holistic approach to tennis instruction, the CT fosters every athlete morally, intellectually and physically in an inspiring environment.
Turnberry Isle Miami has a state-of-the-art tennis center featuring four clay HydroCourts, which light up at night, as well as a Tennis Shop. Ideal for players of all levels, Turnberry Isle Miami's facilities have hosted elite tennis professionals, including Jimmy Connors.
About Turnberry Isle Miami
A 300-acre tropical oasis situated in the beautiful City of Aventura in North Miami, Turnberry Isle Miami is a Mediterranean-style retreat with a culture of authenticity, spirited service and enriching experiences. The property is favored by travelers throughout the world and features two championship golf courses redesigned by Raymond Floyd, Celebrity Chef Michael Mina’s award-winning Bourbon Steak restaurant, a three-story Spa & Fitness Center, the elite Cañas Tennis, three relaxing pools, 40,000 square feet of meetings facilities, a beach club on the Atlantic and engaging kids camps all within reach of Turnberry Isle Miami’s 408 spacious guest rooms and suites. An Autograph Collection property, Turnberry Isle Miami is among a portfolio of world-class, independent boutique and luxury hotels. This Forbes Four Star resort has a reputation for excellence and is consistently recognized as among the world’s finest properties, having earned Travel + Leisure’s ‘World’s Best.’ For more information or for reservations, please call 1-855-201-8027 or visit www.turnberryislemiami.com. To receive regular updates and news, follow @TIsleMiami on Twitter and “Like” the Facebook page.
About Cañas Tennis
Cañas Tennis offers a truly exceptional experience for tennis players in South Florida and all around the world with an incomparable level of training. World renowned tennis professional Guillermo Cañas, along with partners Martin Garcia and Gustavo Oribe have developed a unique combination of high level coaching that provides an Integral System of tennis education, integrating the technical, physical and mental areas of preparation to achieve high performance and maximum success at all levels of tennis.