The Team

Train for Success

Whether you’re interested in trying out a sport for the first time or are looking to improve your skills, Catala Sport offers a wide range of options for every level of experience. Join us to develop your skill set in professional and positive environment. Start playing today!

David Catala (Spain)

DIRECTOR

Originally from Spain, David came to Hong Kong in 2011 to lead the Hong Kong National Team. Former Hong Kong Davis Cup player and coach with a highest ranking of 2 in Hong Kong.He has been the Hong Kong National Champion in 2015 and 2016.
David is  actively leading Catala Sport team to design tennis programmes, evets, tournaments.
Certificates:
Masters in Sports Management from Johan Cruyff Institute, Spain
USPTA (United States Professional Tennis Association)
Tennis Director by RPT (Registry of Tennis Professionals), Europe

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Jaume Monfort (Spain)

ADULT AND ELITE PROGRAMME DIRECTOR

Also from Spain,  Jaume has been a professional full-time coach for 12 years and has experience coaching recreational and competitive tennis with ITF/WTA players in Spain, Germany, Dubai and China.
He has been coaching in Hong Kong since 2011 and has a special interest in designing Elite Programmes for high-performance athletes and competitive players. Jaume helps oversee quality and structure for all of Catala Sport’s Adult Programmes. 

Certificates:

USPTA Professional I (United States Professional Tennis Association)

RFET Professional Licensed Coach 

Tennis Director by RPT (Registry of Tennis Professionals), Europe
 

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Ezequiel Esain (Argentina)

Senior Coach

Hailing from Argentina, Ezequiel worked at the world-renowned Academia Sánchez-Casal in Spain before coming to Hong Kong, where he has continued to strengthen his reputation. 

With over 14 years experience as an international coach, Ezequiel has coached players of all abilities and levels, from young beginners to international-level professional competitors.
Certificate:
USPTA Professional I (United States Professional Tennis Association)

ATA (Argentina Tennis Association) Professional Licensed Coach 

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Lucas Caceres (Argentina)

Senior Coach

Before coming to Hong Kong, Lucas worked at the prestigious  Juan Carlos Ferrero – Equelite Sport Academy in Spain. His dynamic, high-energy style has shaped the games of countless international players.  
Originally from Argentina, his love of tennis has taken him around the world, where he has coached players of all levels in Argentina, Spain, the U.K. and Hong Kong. 
Certifications
RPT Tennis Director by RPT (Registry of Tennis Professionals), Europe
ATA (Argentina Tennis Association) Professional Licensed Coach   
ITF (International Tennis Federation) Tennis Coach Certificate

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Berni Caballero (Argentina)

Head Coach Beach Tennis

Berni is a ATA (Argentinean Tennis Association) Professional Tennis Director and has been involved with AAT (Beach Tennis Association, Argentina) since 2014.  Berni coaches both adults and juniors and the main aim to each session is to be active, motivated and most of all have fun!  Having competed in a number of tournaments ranging from AAT to ITF he reached a ranking of 3rd in AAT which is one of his proudest achievements! Beach Tennis is one of the most sociable, competitive and enjoyable sports so come down and get involved!

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