IMAMOVIC-AYER TENNIS ACADEMY

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Founders

Nadina, Program Manager & Coach

Education: Ph.D., Recreation and Leisure Studies, MA, Recreation and Leisure Studies, BA, Business & Therapeutic Recreation, German Minor

Certification: Cardio Tennis, Wheelchair Tennis, Instructor, Program Coordinator 

Work Experience: Tennis Development Centre Coach, Tennis Coach, Campus Recreation Program Coordinator

Playing Experience: Varsity

Playing Accomplishments: Provincial Top 3 Mixed Doubles, OUA Bronze, MVP

Awards: Outstanding Graduating Senior, The President’s Athlete Academic Honour Roll, Ontario University Athletics Academic Achievement Award, Judson Whiteside Leadership Award

 

Joel, Head Coach

Certification: Coach 2, Wheelchair Tennis Coach, Cardio Tennis Coach 

Work Experience:  UW Warriors Head Coach, U14 National Training Centre Coach, Under 18 Nationals Coach, Tennis Development Centre (TDC) Coach

Playing Accomplishments: Top 1 Singles & Doubles Provincial Ranking, Top 3 Mixed Doubles Provincial Ranking, Top 91 Canada Ranking

Awards: NS IKON Coach of the Year 2006

Other: Coaching Excellence Award Nominee (2019); Certificate in Social Media for Business Development (University of Waterloo, 2012)

Partner

Uzeir, Tennis Professional & Coach

Certification: DTB Licences, PTR Professional

Professional Development: Coached by uncles of Andrea Petkovic, Tennis boarding school in Turin, Italy (trained with Ivan Ljubicic, Omar Camporese, Nathalie Baudone, and many others)

Work Experience: Professional Tennis Coach, Pedagogical Teacher (implementation and management of the sports project), Speaker at the Tennis Association Palatinate.

Playing Accomplishments: Junior Davis Cup (Bosnia), International tournament and league player

Languages: Serbo-Croatian, Italian, German, and English