HIGHER EDUCATION University of Stirling MSc Performance Coaching Sept 2017-June 2019(ongoing) University of Crete BSc Sociology Sept 2006- June 2012 PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS 2016 UKCC - Basketball England Basketall Coaching Qualification Level 3 2013. Greek Basketball Coaches Association Basketball Coaching Qualification Level C WORK EXPERIENCE EXETER COLLEGE, BASKETBALL COACH SEPT 2017- PRESENT DAY EXETER SPARTANS BASKETBALL CLUB JAN 2017 - PRESENT DAY BRISTOL FLYERS BASKETBALL CLUB OCT 2016 - MARCH 2017 BASKETBALL ENGLAND, SOUTH WEST REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT COACH OCT 2016 - SEPT 2017 RICHARD HUISH COLLEGE, HEAD COACH OCT 2016 - MAY 2017 AOK FOITITIKOS FILIAS, U14 & U10 HEAD COACH SEPT 2014 - MAY 2015 IRODOTOS BASKETBALL CLUB ASSISTANT COACH SEPT 2013 - MAY 2014 ADDITIONAL EXPERIENCE 2016 Taunton Tigers Basketball Camp Lead Coach. 2017 Exeter Spartans Camp, Lead Coach 2018 Panagiotis Giannakis Camp, Heraklion 2018 Online Webinar with Coach Manouselis by Scienceweb Online Webinar with Professor Fatouros Giannis and Catzinikolaou Athanasios by Scienceweb Online Webinar with Coach Vovoras Georgios by Scienceweb Online Webinar with Coach Dimitris Itoudis by Scienceweb NBA London Coaching Clinic 2017 NBA London Coaching Clinic 2018 ACS Clinic, Athens 2018 ACHIEVEMENTS 1st place South West 2017/2018 AoC League with Exeter College 1st Place 2017 AoC Regional Tournament, Exeter College 2016 Richard Huish College – Regional Tournament, Runner ups 2017 South West Region- 5th place Regional Development Tournament MY PERSONAL COACHING PHILOSOPHY My coaching philosophy consists of the following core values, selflessness, hardworking mentality, high standards and continuous knowledge and improvement. Having high standards for yourself and others because as a coach and a Basketball club owner my biggest challenge is to create a positive culture and a hard-working environment where everyone is striving for improvement. I love working with youth players and watch them develop as personalities and basketball players. I love to teach very aggressive defense on the ball and I use full court press with switches, run n jump, trapping or combination of the above. I use mostly motion offense and I teach position-less basketball and an all around approach of the game regardless of age and height to maximize development and the learning process. I love high tempo and trying to get maximum effort from my athletes to enhance development while at the same time it gives me the opportunity to use all my players because my first and only concern is the kids safety and to enjoy and love the game.
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