Carl Maes has been Academy Director of the Kim Clijsters Academy for the last 6 years. The academy has welcomed international junior and professional players from 62 countries to train at the Academy. Several professional players such as Elise Mertens, Sorana Cirstea, Ana Konjuh, Kimmer Coppejans , even Kei Nishikori and of course Kim Clijsters have trained at the Academy under his supervision. From September 2020 Carl is Performance Director in the Tenerife Tennis Academy to establish an international training environment for high performance players.
Carl has visited all 4 Grand Slams multiple times with various players and has been a keynote speaker at 7 regional and worldwide ITF conferences as well as multiple Tennis Europe and PTR symposiums.
With Orange Coach Exchange Carl wants “to stand in your shoes” and find out what is on “your agenda”! Carl looks forward sharing his knowledge and experience with all of you through “OrangeCoach Exchange”: beyond education!