The Team MONJOY began in 2018 with the development of this project thanks to the efforts of two friends, Max and Michele, who, after having the device patented started the task of promoting and commercialising the device.
Lately Stefano Baraldo has been added to the team with his knowledge and world wide experience as a high-performance physical trainer and a physiotherapist and more recently Luca Appino has joined with his decades of successful international professional coaching, talent scouting and marketing activity.
Since then, the Team has divided the duties based on each of its members skills.
This way, we entered the modern tennis world with an innovative and revolutionary device: FLUENDO the first anti vibrations patented dampener that fits all rackets.
To maintain a high and safe standard of quality of the game for players of all ages and levels.
Protect from the possibility of enduring arm injuries caused by the repetition of the impacts and protect from the lack of training and technical motor skills.
As a talent scout, he discovered the following players who later on became n°1 in the World Singles ATP and WTA Ranking:
Rafael Nadal, Andy Roddick, Kim Clijsters, Dinara Safina e Caroline Wozniacki.
As a coach he trained and reached success in the Roland Garros Juniors with Elina Svitolina in 2010 and Ons Jabeur in 2011. His thirty years of experience in the world of international tennis has brought him to have successful positions also as a Marketing and Sales Manager.
Performance and development Expert, within the team of FLUENDO he is in charge of International Sales and Marketing.
He was a researcher for the Applied biomechanics national center F.I.G.C. (Italian football federation) in Coverciano.
Lecturer in international conventions about “TRAINING AND SPORT REHABILITATION”, he collaborated with the federations of China, Italy and Kazakistan for the physical preparation of athletes for the 2012 Olympics in LONDON and 2016 Olympics in RIO DE JANEIRO.
ATP and WTA personal trainer and Tour coach: to this day, he has worked with top players like:
Flavia Pennetta (n°6 WTA Singles, n°1 WTA Doubles and Winner of the 2015 US OPEN)
Peng Shuai (n°14 WTA Singles and n°1 WTA Doubles)
Zarina Dijas (n°31 WTA)
Alisa Kleybanova (n°20 WTA Singles)
Simone Bolelli (n°36 ATP Singled and n°8 ATP Doubles)
Potito Starace (n°27 ATP)
Currently he focuses on Medical Fitness regarding tennis and golf at the osteopathy and physiotherapy Vertex Centre of Arezzo, Italy.
As part of the Fluendo team he is in charge of scientific evaluations and product range development.
Thanks to his twenty years experience in the field of Acoustic vibrations and Sound-absorbance he studied and tested the materials and the process of production of FLUENDO.
He participates, at a technical level, in the constant and continuous product development.
Responsible of the Production Department, he supervises the materials section and patents in collaboration with experts and university professors.
He has inspired to develop FLUENDO after an arm injury during the test of a new racket.
This is how FLUENDO started, a project in constant and continuous evolution.
Responsible of Administration, supervisor of Research and Development dept. putting together and amplifying the numerous scientific and technical abilities of the components of the team.