2016-to-date
Professional tennis coach and fitness coach at Felner Tennis Academy in Portugal
- Fitness coach of professional player Frederico Silva (ATP #193)
- Worked with professional player Sathwika Sama (WTA #831) in 2019, and with other athletes - some of them went to college in the USA

2014-2016 
- Worked as a residence coach in Praia d’el Rey golf and beach resort in Portugal
- Was giving different lessons, from more recreational ones, such as cardio tennis, to competition level

2018
National Tennis Coaches Conference
GPTCA C-Level International Coach (course in Portugal with Toni Nadal and Alberto Castellani)

2017
Play and Stay workshop

2014
Portuguese Tennis Federation Level 1 Coach


Academic

2013-2016
Degree in Sports Science from Coimbra University

2015
Erasmus Program in Karlova v Praze, Prague, Czech Republic

João Vala

Email: joaonunocv@gmail.com
Phone no.: +351 912612914