Star Island Tennis

Star Island offers a variety of junior and adult tennis services for you and your family to enjoy!


Star Island Resort is the new home facility of a joint-venture between Central Forida Tennis Association and Eddie Success Tennis Academy. Our 9 court USTA-member facility is now hosting recreational and private tournaments, leagues, group and private lessons, spring college tournaments, and beginning in 2013 a spectacular Tennis and Recreation Youth Summer Camp.


Star Island is proud to host the 2014 Women Playing For T.I.M.E. event at our resort on May 10th, 2014. The event is a doubles tournament to raise funds for women's cancer research benefiting UF Health Cancer Center - Orlando Health. For more information about the event, click HERE. To register for the event, click HERE.

The tournament is only $35.00 per person. Your entry includes a player gift,a complimentary luncheon, a Pro exhibition match by local pros and a chance to participate in a raffle following the tournament.


Summer Camp Information

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Meet our CFTA Tennis Staff

Kevin Brandt (Director of Tennis and Operations)

  • PTR Professional
  • For over the last 20 years, has managed and been on staff at 4 tennis centers in Minnesota and Florida
  • 2010 USTA Men's 30's - Ranked #7 in Florida and #52 in the nation
  • 22 years experience as a professional racquet stringer
  • Team Babolat Sponsored Member

Jhonnatan Medina (Teaching Professional)

  • PTR Professional / Etcheberry Fitness Certified
  • Spent 9 years traveling and playing on the ATP World Tour
  • Member of the Venezuelan Davis Cup Team
  • Achieved an ATP World Tour ranking of 370 in singles and 458 in doubles
  • Won 2 Bronze Medals at 2001 Central American Games
  • Won 8 Gold and 5 Silver Medals at the Venezuelan National Games (1997 - 2005)
  • Played in 26 ATP Tour Finals , with 7 Career Titles
  • Achieved Junior World Tour Ranking of #29 in Singles and #39 in Doubles
  • Played in the main draw of the junior events at Wimbledon, US Open, and French Open
  • Team Head Sponsored Member
  • Fluent in Spanish, English, and French

Fernando Valdajos (Teaching Professional)

  • Former ATP and WTA Tour Coach of over 20 years
  • Coached 2 Top-50 ATP players and 5 Top-100 players
  • Coached 2012 French Open Finalist and 2012 US Open Doubles Champion Sara Errani
  • Former Director at JMO tennis Academy, Spain
  • Fluent in Spanish and French

To book lessons, contact Kevin Brandt at (407) 459-6188, email him at, or click here for CFTA Contact Page!

Meet our ESTA Tennis Staff

Eduard Khan (Founder and Head Tennis Coach)

  • PTR Professional
  • ATP Ranked Professional tennis player.
  • Participated in many ITF futures and ATP Challenges
  • Highest ranking #151 ITF Juniors
  • 5 years of experience of coaching ITF players

Nail Khabiev (Coach and professional level sparring)

  • Won many ITF Juniors tournaments around the world
  • Hitting partner for many professionals such as Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Venus Williams
  • Traveling assistant coach with WTA players

Elizabeth Accola (Coach)

  • Traveled as assistant coach with ITF players in US and South America
  • USTA offical at Juniors tournaments in Florida

Luis Alejandro Vial (Professional Expert Level)

  • Participated in mange ITF tournaments around the world
  • Worked in many international academies since 2007
  • Director of World Tennis Academy in Cancun Mexico
  • Offical assistant coach for Men's team in Southern Illinois University
  • Coached and traveled with ITF and WTA tennis players internationally

To book lessons, contact Eduard Khan at (407) 973-4357, email him at, or click here for ESTA Contact Page!