With mood and hopes renewed facing 2016, the number one racquet in Colombia is now in Barcelona getting ready for the new season that begins with important changes.
Santi has established his new headquarters at Sant Cugat del Vallés (Barcelona) to keep on working under Alex Corretja´s instructions, former number 2 of the world, and Santi´s coach and advisor.
José “Pepe” Checa Calvo also joins his team. Born in Cuenca and recently off the circuit, the Spaniard, Checa Calvo, is 30 years old and his trajectory shows the following titles: Spain Champion titles uder-14s, under-16s, and under-18s, categories in which he brilliantly stood up and was part of the Iberian team. As professional, his best ATP ranking, was 230 and got 26 ITF´s tournaments in singles and 17 finals.
Santi, will also count with the backing of his new physical trainer, the Spaniard, Javi Beltrán.
These new additions, that reinforce Santi´s team, are part of the bet the Colombian made to relaunch his career and to keep on growing as a player.
We welcome the new members and we wish them plenty of success this following 2016!