Rares hails from Transylvania, Romania. An academic and athletic star, Rares was ranked 6th in Romania and graduated 1st in his class at Romania’s top University, Bades Bolyai in Transylvania. Rares holds a degree in Physical Education and Sports Management. As Tennis Director he oversees all of the tennis operation. Rares has been a top 5 ranked player in New England, Men’s Open division and continues as a highly competitive player. He is a regular in the Boston Pro League.