• Vakkaru Maldives

Exclusive Tennis Programs with Erika Zanchetta

Make the most of your island getaway this Festive season as Vakkaru Maldives collaborates with Lux Tennis, a Tennis Management Company providing professional Tennis Coaches to luxury resorts worldwide. From 20 December 2019 to 20 January 2020, the resort welcomes a guest tennis pro, Erika Zanchetta, who will bring her expertise and flair for the game to the Sports Fields.

All tennis enthusiasts will have fun under the sun or in the balmy evening with our guest tennis coach as we offer different programs throughout the week. Choose from a 30-minute or 60-minute Private Lesson, a fun and casual Hitting Session or challenge the Tennis Pro in a set to win a free session through ‘Beat The Pro’ session. A complimentary Kids Tennis Clinic is also available every Wednesday at 10.00am, providing an introduction to tennis with fun games and drills for children up to 12 years of age.

  • Erika Zanchetta is an Italian tennis professional who has started tennis at the age of six. During her junior career, she achieved an international ranking of 52 in the world and was ranked number one in Italy of her age group. She turned professional at 16 years old and participated in several ITF women tour events in both singles and doubles. She reached the world ranking of 443 WTA and won three Serie A championships with her tennis club Parioli in Italy. After her tennis career, Erika has coached in various tennis clubs, academies and luxury resorts. She is now running a tennis school in Italy and part of the Italian national team of Padel.

    Based in Spain, Lux Tennis is a specialist in providing a variety of personalised tennis management and concierge services while overseeing a repertoire of former and current ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals) level tennis pros that are coaching private clients, VIP’s and celebrities, individually and at luxury resorts worldwide.