New coach at Good to Great Tennis Academy
We are very happy to announce Dejan Zlicar from Croatia as a new coach in addition to our already strong team of tennis- and fitness coaches at Good to Great Tennis Academy. Dejan is a very ambitious coach with goals for his career. He has been active as national coach in Croatia and also worked as hitting partner to several WTA and ATP players.
Apart from this Dejan has made significant contributions to younger players from the country where he was responsible coach for:
Krznaric Noa – Finals Orange Bowl Boys U12 and Won Eddie Boys U12.
Ruzic Antonia – Won Croatian championships U12 & U14. Ranked top 30 U14 Tennis Europe.
Skvorc Karlo- Won Croatian championships U12, U14 & U16. Ranked top 10 U14 Tennis Europe.
Apart from the great work on court Dejan has also been devoted to his ongoing education and holds a Bachelor of Sports from the University in Zagreb as well as a Specialist Master’s degree in tennis.
” Dejan has a personality that is appealing for us and is a dedicated coach. He has all the time educated himself and has high standards in his job, this is something we value very much. Apart from this he has obviously made great progressions with the players he has worked with” says Magnus Norman, Head of Sports Good to Great Tennis Academy
Dejan will work with players in the age-group 11-16 years old and the After-school program at the academy. Dejan will also travel to competition.