The Academy

Ace Tennis Academy is a tennis training institution based in Accra and staffed by a team of dedicated and experienced tennis coaches. The Academy provides a wide range of tennis programmes that focus on the technical, tactical, physical, and mental development of the player while fulfilling the holistic needs of every player in his/her quest to achieve the highest standards of tennis.

Ace Tennis Academy is owned and managed by Naa Shika Adu, an experienced and established coach and mentor who has represented Ghana as a member of the junior national team and gone on to play in Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Futures tournaments around Africa and Europe.

Our Philosophy

Our operations are guided by principles that encourage our trainers to give off their best as well as inspiring our clients to their highest fitness potential. Our values are:

➢ Paying absolute attention to the client and their goals

➢ Building a safe environment for all clients to freely exercise and train

➢ Encouraging hard work in a fun way

➢ Treating everyone equally and with respect

➢ Leading all regimes by example


Goal Oriented



Naa Shika

Founder, Ace Tennis Academy

About Founder

Naa Shika is a Ghanaian professional tennis player with many medals from from national competitions and international tournaments. She started playing tennis at a tender age and has been playing consistently for the past 23 years.

She was recognised as Sports Woman of the Year 2018 at the University of Ghana Vice Chancellor’s Awards Ceremony. She also won best player at 2018 African tennis competition held in Ethiopia.

Naa has a deep passion for making tennis accessible to as many people as possible especially kids. She therefore started the Ace Tennis Academy to teach tennis to kids as well as well as to train adults. She is the first ever female tennis player in Ghana to start a tennis academy.

Her passion for tennis and activism in increasing the sport’s visibility in Ghana earned her an appointment to the Gender, Equality and Equity Committee of the Ghana Tennis Federation, where she shall serve till 2022.

Social Impact and Projects

Ace Tennis Academy introduces the Love-Ball Project, an initiative that trains underserved female tennis players from selected orphanages in Accra to tackle the lack of opportunities in sports.

Our mission is to introduce tennis to underserved girls through a weekly tennis coaching program, donation of equipment, clinics and community tournament. Volunteer opportunities ensures that the accent is on fun for players, volunteers and sponsors.

The purpose of these activities is not only to provide career opportunities and scholarships for education but to also improve the quality of life. The primary aim is to reshape their future through sports.

Other Programmes

➢ Annual tennis clinics for orphanages

➢ Teshie orphanage

➢ Osu children’s home

➢ Tournaments

Our Services

Ace Tennis Academy offers a wide range of fitness and tennis-related services including the following

Tennis tutoring to all ages and skill level

Pro Tennis training

Personalised weight loss programmes

Fitness/Cardio programmes

Our Training Approach

Everyone is an athlete. But the paths to discovering our athleticism is unique. Hence, we build customised fitness regimes for each customer to urge them on their personal journey to athleticism. Our training approach is therefore guided by these ethics

Attention to the unique needs of the client and tracking their progression to fitness

Intensive work out that increases the physical limits of the client

Ensuring every client is treated with equity and respect, by both trainers and trainees.

Providing advice on the best dietary regimes to support clients’ fitness goals

Contact Us

Keep in touch with us!

  • +233 26 355 3230