The Deree College Athletic Club is pleased to announce George Karagiannis as the new head coach of the Deree Tennis Academy!
George Karagiannis has been with us since 2013, and after his very successful presence as a coach of our pre-competition and competition teams, he is now taking over as head coach.
He is a graduate of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens – Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education and Sport Science / Major: Tennis, has been a successful athlete, and has attended a number of seminars and conferences regarding tennis.
He holds an MBA (Master of Business Administration / European University of Cyprus), and is the founder of the TennisBookingTour.com platform, which aims to support tennis players in their search for hotels, academies and coaches during their tournaments in Greece and abroad.
In 2017 and 2018 he worked in the Rafa Nadal Academy Summer Camp program, and he also has the following certifications:
- GPTCA A-Level International Coach (Milan)
- PTR Performance (players U14-U16)
- GPTCA B-Level International Coach (Sheffield)
- GPTCA C-Level International Coach (Israel)
- Player Development 11-14 ITF
- Tennis 10s ITF
- Level 1 ITF
- Play and Stay ITF
Good luck George in your new duties!