About the Tennis Academy
Bogdan Obradovic Tennis Academy was instituted to uncover and inspire young adults to triumph in their ambitions and to achieve the impossible in their athletic careers. Our manoeuvre is to have a planned approach to the endowment of the faculties and opportunities we provide for our students. It is about understanding, developing, recognising and taking the full advantage of their unique role in their tennis profession. We base our training techniques on myriad of possibilities and understanding the secret to their aptitudes therefore having the ability to enhance and seize their skills further.
We have been operating Since 1st of March 2010 and are still an ongoing success. The academy is located in the most beautiful part of Belgrade also known as the ‘Oasis of Peace’, on Training Complex Ada Central. We are also recognised for having the most breath taking atmosphere and having most picture perfect resort in Belgrade as it is covered by the most tremendous deciduous forests, meadows and fields along side the Sava River.
We have developed and are still developing bigger and better resources for our students including closed US open hard courts and the open red European clay courts for our tennis athletes. New courts and facilities are in development stage that are designed for further enhancement of the Academy.
Our academy accommodates to our students and their needs. We provide them with transportation to the airports when needed, to school and accomodation facility. We have partnerships across Belgrade that allows us to accommodate students and families that arrive from other countries.
The coaches in our business are here for our athletes around the clock it allows us to improve their techniques further develop their qualities, not only to do we train our student physical to their best abilities but also train their mind and body and allow to develop a psychological understanding of the game.
We make sure that all our staff are the world’s best therefore allowing to use their knowledge and skills to further develop our student’s skills.
Bogdan Obradovic Is world renown tennis coach gathering over 20 years of experience working alongside and train athletes such as;
- Novak Djokovic
- Nenad Zimonjic
- Viktor Troicki
- Jelena Jankovic
Both Bogdan Obradovic and Zoran Grbovic have vast experience gained over the years from professional tournaments such as; Wimbledon, US open, Australian Open, Roland Gaross, all super nine tournaments, Gold and World series ATP tournaments.
About Ada Ciganlija
On the Sava river, at a distance of only 4 km from the center of Belgrade, is located a former island, now a peninsula Ada Ciganlia. Covered with dense deciduous forest, interspersed with clearings and meadows, Ada has become the largest, most beautiful and most visited resort, spa and relax in Belgrade.
Ada Ciganlija covers an area of 800 acres and has over 50 different outdoor sport courts, including a golf course, and water skiing. There is a football pitch, tennis courts, handball, volleyball and basketball courts, and playgrounds for baseball, football and hockey. There are also courts for volleyball and aqua soccer and extreme sports: bungee jumping, rock climbing and paintball. For fishermen there is a lake Ada Safari, and for lovers of hiking and biking, a 7.5 km lighted trail.
The beach is one of the largest and safest in Europe, and since 2012 it was ornamented with the “Blue Flag”.
The catering facilities of Ada contain more than 50 restaurant and at the entrance is a parking space for one thousand vehicles.
Belgrade climate is mild continental, with four seasons. Autumn is longer than spring, with long sunny and warm periods. Winter is not so severe, with an average of 21 days below zero. January is the coldest month with an average temperature of 0.10 C. Spring is short and rainy. Summer arrives abruptly.
The average annual temperature is 11.70CThe hottest month is July (22.10C).