Raul Francisquiny was born and raised in Campinas, Brazil. Sports has always been a passion of his, and he began practicing tennis when he was 4 years old.
Raul competed at a high level since he was 10 years old, being one of the top 5 players in Brazil throughout his junior career (U14, U16, U18). Raul played professional tennis on the ATP Tour for 2 years, achieving 10 ATP points, and being ranked as high as 960 in the world at the age of 19.
Raul has a Marketing Degree and worked for a year as a social media analyst for a first division soccer team in Brazil.
Off the court, Raul enjoys playing soccer, movies and snowboarding..
Tennis Canada Instructor Level 1
16 years tennis experience
4 years coaching experience
Top 5 ranked Junior in Brazil ( U14,16,18)
ATP ranking of #967 (2012)
Top 10 BC Men's Open Doubles Ranking (2019)
Marketing Degree, Facamp, Brazil