logo-with-tagline

"Dedicated to helping young athletes reach their goals in professional sports and in life"

Services

Alongside talent on the Edge of success, every step of the way

question

Coaching

EDGE prides itself on working with world-class coaches, including Hall of Fame members, dedicated to helping our athletes succeed. You will be able to work with our staff, find together a coach if needed, or bring your own coach to work with our team.

tennis-court

First Class Facilities

As an EDGE athlete, you will have access to facilities worldwide. We want you to be able to train on whichever surface fits your needs. Therefore, we provide access to all kinds of courts in each of our locations, including synthetic grass, red or green clay, hard courts as well as indoor facilities.

tennis

Sparring Partners

Are you in a location where strong players are few and far between? Are you tired of hitting out with the same people? EDGE has you covered: in each of our locations, we provide access to high level sparring partners, who are also willing to travel for specific events.

world

Travel Coaches

We want our EDGE athletes to maintain their level of play all year round. We understand the extensive travel that must be done in order to have success on tour. EDGE has coaches – who previously travelled all year long with junior and pro players – available to travel exclusively with our athletes.

gym

Strength and Conditioning / PHYSIO

We fully appreciate the importance of body maintenance as well as the physicality of the sport. For this reason, we provide our EDGE athletes access to strength & conditioning coaches and physios either on the road at major events, or all year long at any one of our facilities around the world.

tennis-player-3

Tennis Experts and Consultants

Former and current ATP players working for EDGE come regularly to help our athletes at our facilities as well as during events (Grand Slams for example) to provide specific expertise (grass court, doubles specialists, etc.).

professional

Rick Macci

EDGE athletes, as well as their coaches, have preferential access to Rick Macci. At our Florida location, all questions concerning strokes, strategies or mental attitudes can be conveyed directly to Rick when our athletes are on court with him. When abroad, they can communicate with him via videos, conference calls or text messages.

money-3

Funding

We are dedicated to helping young athletes reach their goals in professional sports and in life. We understand that, in order for that to happen, our athletes need the right coaching and travel opportunities. EDGE is prepared to help athletes have the financial capabilities to reach these goals.

world-2

Housing Worldwide

EDGE has locations globally, which gives an extra benefit to our athletes. If need be, you can enjoy accommodation in South Florida and the Bahamas, as well as in Europe in Paris or Geneva.

career

Career Management

Our global network of local experts provides a privileged access to relationships and experiences that will help EDGE athletes successfully achieve their business and career goals.

award

Endorsements

EDGE’s founding partners and team members have a proven track record over decades. They have negotiated multi-million- dollar deals with major companies for the athletes and talents they represent.

creative

Contract Negotiations

Our experienced attorneys have been working with athletes, celebrities and companies, developing innovative legal and business strategies to optimize their clients’ personal and business interests.

customer

Branding - Marketing

In today’s sport and legal climate, athletes are their own “brand”. Your representation requires the skills necessary to create, protect and commercialize your brand, both during and after your career.

piggy-bank

Financial Services

As an EDGE athlete, we want you to be financially secure well after your professional career comes to an end. Whether you need help with setting up a foundation, making investments, or starting your own business endeavor, we can assist: EDGE’s founders are board members of banks, asset management, trust & life insurance corporations.

EDGE2_text_international_team

A Unique Partnership of Coaches, Agents, Consultants, Lawyers and Managers

We are Friends We are Family

Rick picture

Rick Macci

Rick Macci is a United States Professional Tennis Association master professional and seven-time USPTA national coach of the year, with over 247 National Championships to his credit since 1985. He has trained five #1 ranked players – Andy Roddick, Jennifer Capriati, Maria Sharapova, Venus and Serena Williams– as well as hundreds of world class professionals like Sofia Kenin.

Find Out More

Article Profile Pic.v1.cropped

Frank C. Salzano, ESQ.

Frank Salzano is a founding partner at Salzano, Jackson and Lampert LLP and managing partner/general counsel at The Alliance Management Group. His legal practice focuses on the entertainment and sports industry. He represents clients in connection with transactional and civil litigation matters, and is a certified NFL contract advisor.

Find Out More

gabby-photo

Gabriella Ferraz

While Gabi has been associated with EDGE since its founding, she joined officially in January 2020 as Operations Manager. She was an accomplished Junior player who later decided to focus on academics, earning Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees. Between completing her studies and commencing work in the finance industry, Gabi decided to compete in ITF tournaments for a season to get an insider’s view of professional tennis. Her background adds great value for EDGE players and their families.

Find Out More

Photo DSF TO USE-2

Daniel-Sacha Fradkoff

Daniel-Sacha Fradkoff has professional experience in the alternative industry spanning over 20 years, in Geneva, Paris, London and Nassau. He is currently a partner, managing director and/or board member in various entities worldwide. Owing to the wide range of skills he acquired over the years in the realm of high-performance sport, Daniel-Sacha was awarded the Official Swiss Sports Certification by the Swiss Manager Association. 

Find Out More

Clem Picture Color

Clément Ducasse

Prior to creating Capital Union Bank in 2013 (of which he is a board member), Clément Ducasse co-founded Union Capital Group SA in 2006, which has become a highly successful boutique financial advisor. This entity specializes in capital markets via derivatives and structured solutions dedicated to the private banking sector in Switzerland, Europe and Latin America.

Find Out More

Coaching Team

EDGE's players are working with world-class coaches

hanna-img

Hana Mandlikova

Hall of Fame former Pro Player & Coach

A former top-3 WTA singles & top-6 doubles player, as well as the first ever #1 Junior player. During her career, Hana won five Grand Slam titles (four in singles and one in doubles). Inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 1994, she is considered one of the greatest tennis players of all times. After her retirement from active playing in 1990, she went on to coach Jana Novotná to the 1998 Wimbledon singles title and a career-high ranking of #2. She also served as the Czech Republic's Olympic and Fed Cup coach until 1996.

Find Out More

jason

Jason Zafiros

High Performance Director

Jason Zafiros has joined forces with EDGE in order to coach top prospects who want to embark on a professional career. He will also be taking care of management and sponsorship matters for some of our professional athletes.

Find Out More

ashley-img

Ansley Cargill Gusky

High Performance Coach & Former top Pro Player

A former top-100 WTA singles & doubles player as well as a top-10 Junior ITF (ranked #1 in the USA), Ansley won many titles during her professional career and competed in most major tournaments (including all Grand Slams) where she recorded wins against several top-15 WTA players. After a successful College career at Duke, Ansley started coaching top-ranked USTA Junior, ITF, and professional players with whom she traveled for over a decade. She is a certified USTA High Performance Coach and is also actively involved with the USTA National Campus as a Guest Coach for sectional and national camps.

Find Out More

julien-photo

Julien Borduge

Strength & Conditioning Expert

Julien joined Edge to provide his unique expertise as a former athlete and academic, after obtaining Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Sports Sciences majoring in Training, Evaluation & Performance Optimization. Over the years, Julien has also acquired considerable coaching experience and completed numerous certification programs. He has been traveling with Edge's coaches and players to major events (French Open, Wimbledon, US Open, Orange Bowl) and taken part in dedicated weekly training blocks in various Edge locations.

Find Out More

nael-haba

Nael Haba

Experienced WTA / ATP / ITF Travel Coach and Sparring Partner

A former ITF and successful US College player, Nael has become a highly experienced Travel Coach and Sparring Partner in both ITF Junior and WTA / ATP Pro tennis. For the past five years, he has been coaching four different Top 10 ITF Juniors and traveling with them to various tournaments. Nael was also involved in the past with a couple of well-known tennis academies.

Find Out More

Advisory Team

Edge prides itself on its consultants' in-depth understanding of the tennis universe, combined with proven expertise and comprehensive specialist knowledge

sam-wilson

Samuel Wilson, ESQ.

Legal & Business Affairs

Samuel has worked alongside Frank Salzano in the Sports & Entertainment field for over a decade and has been involved with Edge since Day 1. He serves as of-counsel to Salzano, Jackson & Lampert LLP and his legal practice focuses on representing Athletes & Entertainers as well as providing executive legal counsel for business owners, investors, and entrepreneurs alike. Samuel lives and works from both Europe and the US.

Find Out More

timiti-logo

TIMITI

Edge’s Media Partnership

TIMITI is the new frontier in multimedia content. An interactive video sharing platform completely free of invasive third-party advertising, TIMITI is a breath of fresh air for content creators eager to give their audiences an uncontaminated experience.

Find Out More

jeff-auberson-photo

Jeff Auberson

Business Development Advisor

Jeff is the Director and Founder of TIMITI USA, Inc., an interactive video sharing platform. He worked as a director in the education and languages field in Switzerland for 12 years. Jeff has been involved with High Level Tennis for more than 25 years.

Find Out More

simelise-jacquot

Simelise Jacquot

Physiotherapist

Simelise is a Certified Physiotherapist specializing in Sports & Nutrition. She has served as physiotherapist at numerous tennis competitions in Switzerland and at French ITF events, as well as the Melbourne Tennis Open and Australian Open. She was also a staff physiotherapist at La Tour Hospital and at La Colline E-V in Geneva.

Find Out More

laurent-edge

Laurent Rochette

Current ATP Top 500 Player

Laurent is still competing at high-level on ATP Tour and has had the good fortune of being trained by two of the world’s most illustrious coaches: Frenchman Tarik Benhabiles (historical coach of players like Roddick, Monfils, Gasquet and Karlovic) and Spaniard Francis Roig (coach of Nadal since 2004). From both of them, he learned about the bio-mechanical, technical and psychological aspects of tennis.

Find Out More

olivier-charroin

Olivier Charroin

World-Class Doubles Expert

A former top 100 ATP doubles player, Olivier won 22 titles on every surface and competed in most major tournaments (French Open, Wimbledon, etc.) where he recorded a number of wins against top 50 players. As a world-class doubles expert and one of the few grass-court specialists, he is able to help Junior and Pro players alike improve their game at the net. Olivier is each year part of Edge's team during Wimbledon as well as for dedicated weekly training blocks in Edge's locations.

Find Out More

daniel-auberson

Daniel Auberson

From Pro Player to ATP Tournament Director, alongside being Wimbledon Winner Coach and World Champion IC Team Captain

Before becoming a Pro player, Daniel was a former Junior Swiss Champion. Among his many achievements, he played 16 years in a row the Monte-Carlo Open and was a Swiss Davis Cup Player. For many years, he has also been Director of the ATP Geneva Barclay Open and the Senior Grade A Geneva Open. Daniel captained the International Club of Switzerland for 30 years and became World IC Champion in 2008 at Wimbledon. He created tennis centers/academies in Switzerland, France and Costa Rica.

Find Out More

Athletes

Athletes are at the heart of a sport, even more so in the case of tennis

photo000

Amina Anshba

WTA Ranking: Singles # 354 / Doubles # 189

Amina was born in September 1999 in Moscow, Russia. She hit her first tennis balls at the age of 4, and by the age of 9 knew that she wanted to play professionally. With a reputation for being a fierce competitor, Amina claimed the singles title at the European 18&U Championship held in Klosters in 2016. Amina was a top 10 ITF Junior Player and won four singles and twelve doubles titles on the ITF Women’s Circuit.

Find Out More

photo002

Mariam Bolkvadze

WTA Ranking: Singles # 184 / Doubles # 408

Mariam Bolkvadze was born in January 1998 in Batumi, Georgia. She first played tennis at the age of 8, and by age 10 had decided to become a professional tennis player. Mariam has enjoyed plenty of success on the ITF Women’s tour, winning five singles and seven doubles titles to date. By the end of 2019, Mariam broke into the top 200 WTA ranking.

Find Out More

photo000

Jana Kolodynska

WTA Ranking: Singles # 1281 / ITF Junior Ranking Top 20

Jana was born in August 2003 in Minsk, Belarus. At the age of 6, she hit her first tennis ball and immediately fell in love with the game. Jana was third in the U14 Tennis Europe ranking. She won the U16 Junior doubles at the European championships in 2018 and placed third in singles. In 2019, she reached back-to-back singles finals at the Eddie Herr and Orange Bowl events.

Find Out More

photo003

Elizabeth Mandlik

WTA Ranking: Singles # 514 / Doubles # 1173

Elli was born in May 2001 in Boca Raton, Florida. She is coached by her mother, Hana Mandlikova, a four-time Grand Slam tennis champion. Elli, who was a top 20 ITF Junior Player, enjoyed success on the ITF circuit in 2019, winning two titles in singles prior turning 18 years old.

Find Out More

photo005

Seone Mendez

WTA Ranking: Singles # 272 / Doubles # 271

Seone Mendez was born in May 1999 in Sydney, Australia. She hit her first tennis balls at the age of 4 years and started training under the guidance of her father. A hot prospect from an early age, Seone decided when she was 10 years old that she wanted to play professionally, and started working her way up the Junior ranking. At the age of 12, she became the #1 Junior girl in Australia and in 2015 placed 25 in the ITF Junior ranking. Seone finished 2019 as ITF Women’s circuit world #1 and broke into the top 300 players on the WTA tour.

Find Out More

photo001

Carole Monnet

WTA Ranking: Singles # 539 / Doubles # 867

Carole was born in December 2001 in Ukraine, and competes these days as a French national. She began playing tennis casually at the age of 8, and then began to focus solely on the game at the age of 11. She is seen by many in the sport as the future of French women’s tennis. She has competed in the Junior Slams at Roland Garros, Wimbledon and the US Open. Carole is #1 in the Tennis Europe Junior ranking and won three successive ITF tournaments at the end of 2019 in Tunisia.

Find Out More

photo004

Alycia Parks

WTA Ranking: Singles # 382 / Doubles # 630

Alycia was born in December 2000 in Atlanta, Georgia. She decided to become a professional tennis player at age 7 and by age 10 had moved to Boca Raton, Florida, to attend a USTA Player Development Camp. There she developed into an impressive young player, with a reputation for athleticism and power – her serve was clocked at 119 mph when she was just 13 years old. Her career highlight so far is defeating top 100 player Kirsten Flipkens in November 2019.

Find Out More

photo001

Gabriella Price

WTA Ranking: Singles # 970 / Doubles # 871

Gabby Price was born in June 2003 in Montebello, New York. She began playing at the age of 3 and won a scholarship to the John McEnroe Tennis Academy in New York when she was just 6 years old. She later started training with renowned tennis coach Rick Macci and relocated to Florida. For Macci, Gabby possesses qualities that he has seen before when working with tennis greats such as Capriati, the Williams sisters, Sharapova and Roddick. A top 50 ITF Junior, Gabby became an 18&U player for the US Fed Cup Team. In 2019, she won the U18s USTA Girls National Clay Court tennis title.

Find Out More

photo003

Sofia Sewing

WTA Ranking: Singles # 720 / Doubles # 780

Sofia was born in July 1999 in Miami, Florida. She started taking an interest in tennis at the age of 5 and decided when she was 11 years old that she wanted to play professionally. Sofia reached the quarter-finals in singles and the semi-finals in doubles at the Wimbledon Junior championship in 2017. She also won two singles and three doubles titles on the ITF Women’s circuit.

Find Out More

photo002

Dali Blanch

ITF Junior Ranking: Top 30

Dali Blanch was born in March 2003 and lives in Orlando, Florida. He hit his first tennis balls when he was 3 years old. By the age of 10, he decided that he wanted to play professional tennis. He is one of four siblings who all play tennis competitively, most notably his older brother Ulises who is a top 300 player in the ATP ranking. Dali is one of the top five players born in 2003 and features in the World Junior ranking. His accomplishments include reaching the Orange Bowl Last 16, winning 5 ITF Junior tournaments in singles and doubles, and bringing home a silver medal with the US team at the Junior’s Davis Cup.

Find Out More

Provide us with your email to request access into the private area

Please enter a valid email address.
Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.

loading map - please wait...

Geneva, Switzerland: 46.201800, 6.146600
Boca Raton, Florida: 26.358700, -80.083100
Nassau, Bahamas: 25.078300, -77.338300
New York, USA: 40.730900, -73.987200
Paris, France: 48.854600, 2.347710
Quepos, Costa Rica: 9.431090, -84.162000

Contact Us

Please enter your name.
Please enter a valid email.
Please enter a valid phone number.
Please enter a message.

Locations

If you need professional advice on the management of your career, email one of our dedicated offices at the most appropriate location for you

Boca Raton, Florida

Geneva, Switzerland

Nassau, Bahamas

New York, USA

Paris, France

Quepos, Costa Rica