Weekly Newsletter – 5th September 2020

Dear Member,

Hope you’ve had a great week! It’s been lovely to see so many of you back on the courts for the start of term. All lessons, leagues, classes and tournaments are starting back; find out more information and how to sign up in this newsletter. The Rackets Academy Elite Team are hiring; found out how to apply. We announce the winners from the Mrs Miyagis Summer Ladies League and check out the all new Fiesta Fun Brunch at El Chapo’s Taco’s in Media One Hotel, Studio City… Read on!

New term has started – sign up today!

What a fantastic start to the term it’s been! There’s still time to sign up for lessons across all our venues, if you’ve not done so already! Click here for information on all our programmes and a list of all our locations can be found here. Get in touch with your coach to book your class or lesson or email register@racketsacademy.ae. Early payment package price is available on payments made within 14 days of the first lesson.

Coffee Mornings are back and a 5th Social Night has been added!

We are delighted to announce that our Coffee Mornings in Motor City start back from next Thursday 10th September, 7.30-9.30am. Enjoy 2 hours of organised match play and meet new people.

We have also added a 5th Social Night to our schedule which will be held in Al Barari on  Tuesday’s 8-10pm starting next week, 8th September.  Sign up for all classes is via our app.

Check out our two newest locations; Al Barari and Mudon

Just to remind you that courts are now open at our two newest locations; Al Barari and Fitness First, Mudon.

Rackets Academy is continuing as the tennis partner at Al Barari. We are running lessons and a weekly social night at these courts, located at the Body Language gym within the community.

We are also running lessons at the recently renovated tennis courts at Fitness First in Mudon and are offering a 10% discount to all Fitness First members!

To sign up, email register@racketsacademy.ae.

Green light for Tournaments!

We are delighted to announce that we have been given the green light by the Tennis Federation to recommence tournaments from 1st October. Click here to view the schedule and email register@racketsacademy.ae to sign up.

Rackets Academy Elite Programme – We are hiring!

The Elite Programme is a high-performance tennis training programme created specifically to prepare players striving for excellence in competitive tennis (ITF, ATP and WTA tours). This personalized training plan, made to suit each player’s specific needs, replicates pro tour conditions by providing intensive training and individual coaching sessions as well as focusing on other essential facets of the game including goals to develop the technical, tactical, physical and mental aspects of a tennis player’s game.

The Elite Programme is led by Coach Mariano who is a respected and experienced high performance coach in the region with over 12 Years of High Performance Coaching on the WTA & ATP circuit and has participated in all four Grand Slams as a coach. He is supported by a team of highly experienced tennis coaches and specialists (Strength & Conditioning, Dietician and Physical Therapist).

Since launching the programme in January 2019, some of the most talented players in the UAE have signed up for this by invitation only. These players are mostly ranked no. 1 in their respective categories. Team Elite players have the opportunity to train in the best possible training environment with some of the best tennis players in the UAE evolving at Rackets Academy. Rackets Academy is accepting applications for its 2020-2021 Elite Program. Email us at info@racketsacademy.ae.

Mrs Miyagis Summer Ladies League Winners

Well done to all our ladies who took part in the Mrs Miyagis Summer Ladies League and congratulations to our winners Mary & Nicola and Antonia & Laura! In a very fluid season, it was brilliant to see all of you playing together with various partners and from different leagues! Apologies for George’s name spelling and scoring throughout the summer!!

We will be organising an opening season party at Mr Miyagis as part of our sponsorship, where we will also be presenting trophies to our Summer league winners. More details to follow soon!

It was great t0 see our ladies back on the courts this week for the start of the term, as they begin training for the new league which begins 13th September. Good luck to all our teams! 


When it comes to real, authentic Mexican food – there’s only juan place to be! El Chapo’s Tacos is introducing fiesta fun for all the family with a new ‘Los Chapitos Family Brunch’ launching 5th September – a sure-fire way to spice up your Saturdays.

Leave us to entertain your little amigos with arts and crafts in the Kids Cartel Cave including Mexican Sombrero and Poncho making! Along with mex-cellent dishes, milkshakes and free flow ice cream! And in queso you didn’t know, all the bambinos under six years of age eat for free!

All while you sit back and savour an array of delectable Mexican delicacies in the 4-course brunch menu including fresh guacamole, gringo nacho’s, quesadillas, plus Shorty’s signature taco’s and churros. Not forgetting a salsa selection of cocktails and craft beverages to perfectly accompany a feast filled menu created with soul, it’s time to Arriba! Arriba! and make way for El Chapo’s marvellous Mexican Saturday Brunch.

What: Los Chapitos Family Brunch

When: Launching Saturday 5th September 2020

Brunch Packages:

Every Saturday | 12:30pm-3:30pm

  • Kids aged 0-6: Free
  • Kids aged 7-12: AED 49
  • 4 Courses + Soft Drinks: AED 149 per person
  • 4 Courses + House Beverages: AED 199 per person

To book now, call +971 (4) 514 5411 or email eat@elchapostacos.com.

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Have a great week!

Rackets Academy

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