🇪🇸 Lucas Regas Melero

By 01/26/2018

Lucas is a RPT & USPTA-certified tennis coach at the Academia Sánchez-Casal in Naples, Florida. Once a student at the Academia Sánchez-Casal in Barcelona, Lucas was of Spain’s Top 16 players under 16 and under 18 and went on to become one of the Top 100 Spanish nationally ranked players from 1998 to 2002, winning over 30 National Tennis Tournaments. He achieved a World ATP ranking in doubles in 2002 and began coaching at the Academia Sánchez-Casal while playing nationally and internationally. In 2003, Lucas won a full tennis scholarship to pursue a degree in Business Administration at Georgia Perimeter College in Atlanta. He became the #1 ranked player in the United States in NJCAA in 2003 and was #2 in 2004. While in Atlanta, Lucas coached at Tennis Academy of the South and at Country Club of the South where he taught adults and began a junior academy. In 2009, Lucas was a travelling hitting coach for top 20 WTA player Maria Kirilenko. And in 2011, he also coached another top 100 WTA player, Edina Gallovits. He also assisted World #1 team Bob and Mike Bryan in 3 tournaments as hitting partner. He has also coached at Tennis 360 in Dubai, UAE.