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Highly motivated, enthusiastic tennis coach with more than 16 years of experinece. My long-term experinece gives me ability to work with all ages and level from ITF to WTA/ATP players.

Coaching / Work Experience

03/2013 - Present Academy Coach, Zubovo Tennis academy in Russia Coach for ITF & ITF Junior players, WTA/ATP players, nationally and regionally top ranked players. Worked with the following players on a daily/weekly basis - Lev Kazakov (№ 30 ITF ranking) - Maria Kononova (№ 1054 on WTA) - Private sessions with some of the top Russian and international junior players - Skills instructions and motivational coaching in individual and group lessons - Definition of their weaknesses and strengths - Set goals for future performance and monitor progress - Responsible of programming trainning and making the tournament schedule - Accompanying players to different competitions across Europe - Prepare game strategies based on the player's strengths - Analyzing the competition - Post-match analysis

01/2009 - 02/2013 Tennis club Coach, Tennis club Split Coach for ITF & ITF Junior players, nationally and regionally top ranked players. Worked with Tomislav Brkic (№ 220 on ATP list), Mesin Josip (№ 1100 on ATP list) and Karlo Boljat (№ 1 in Croatia under 14 and 16). Tasks and responsibilities as above.

09/2004 - 09/2008 Head Academy Coach, Stobreč Tennis academy Coach for ITF & ITF Junior players, WTA/ATP players, nationally and regionally top ranked players. Worked with: - Ivana Gelo (№ 937 WTA ranking ) - Leonard Ivic (№ 1 in Croatia under 16, № 2 in Europe under 16) - Ante Bilic (№ 1 in Croatia under 16, № 2 in Croatia under 18) - Roko Karanusic (№ 88 on ATP list) - Perance Gordan (№ 560 on ATP list) - Silvio Dadic (№ 44 on ITF list) - Together with the Academy director, planning and execution of the custom made tennis program for each of the players - Responsible for all aspects of training and coaching of all ages and all levels - Developed their weekly training schedule - Recording daily training monitoring - Tournament schedule - Accompanying players to different competitions across Europe

Player Experience

Former pro tennis player

No

Other results

- Champion of Croatia in age of 12, 14 and 16 (club competition)
- Runner-up in senior Championship on Croatia in 1998
- Member of Croation Tennis team in Youth Olympic Games in Moscow in 1998
- Played 1st Croatian tennis league for the following Croatian teams teams: Tennis club Pecine, Tennis club Medvecscak
- A sparring partner to the Goran Ivenisevic (№ 2 on ATP list)

Preferences & Specialties

I am interested in

coaching opportunities only

Preference

Junior players, Female players, Male players

Specialties

Travelling coach, Private coach, Hitting Partner, Teaching Professional, Head Coach (professional), Developmental Coach, High Performance Coach, Analyzer

Net salary

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Willing to travel for tournaments

Yes (> 30 weeks)

Target job locations

Europe, Australia / New Zealand, North America, South America, Asia, Africa

Willing to relocate

Yes

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