Inaugural International Padel Symposium set for Rome, Italy

April 8, 2022

The inaugural International Padel FIT Symposium held in cooperation with the FIP (International Padel Federation), PTR Italy, and the PCR (Padel Coaches Registry) will be on May 6th, 2022. The event will be held during the first round qualifying of the Rome Masters 1000 BNL International Tennis Tournament held at the historic Foro Italico in Rome.

The Symposium will be limited to a maximum of 750 participants and is expected to be filled to capacity. This is a unique opportunity to admire two exciting racquet sports.

A partial list of invited speakers includes:
• Martin Echegaray (ARG)
• Jon Garcia Ariño (ESP)
• Daniel Panajotti (ITA)
• Juan Martin Diaz (ARG)
• Cristian Gutierrez (ARG)

The € 150 registration fee for the Padel Symposium, will include:
• Certificate of Attendance valid for continuing education credits of various Federations, 10 points of PTR MAP Program, and PCR continuing education program
• T-Shirt from the inaugural International Padel Symposium
• Tickets for Saturday and Sunday matches at the ATP Masters 1000 International BNL

Registration is open through April 30th, 2022. To register, send an email to: [email protected] The Symposium will be opened by FIP President, Luigi Carraro.

Dan Santorum, PCR President & CEO, will be in Rome representing the Padel Coaches Registry. “PCR is proud to be part of the first International Padel FIT Symposium for padel coaches. Educated and certified coaches play a huge role in the participation growth of padel,” remarks Santorum.

PCR is the first global organization for padel coaches featuring world-class education and certification at Levels 1, 2 and 3. PCR certification workshops will be conducted worldwide. Anyone interested in more information, attending/hosting a PCR workshop, or the PCR Symposium, please contact Iñaki Balzola, PCR International Director

Contact: Iñaki Balzola [email protected], visit, or call in the U.S. 843-785-7244