Marc SophoulisTennis Coach Mentor & Educator

Biography

Marc is a High Performance Tennis Coach (Level 3 TCA) who has coached a number of ATP / WTA Players including; Victor Hanescu, Anastasia Rodionova, Arina Rodionova, Karan Rastogi, Di Wu, Yi-Miao Zhou & Dane Propoggia. After injury cut short a playing career in 2001, Marc turned his hand to becoming a career coach. Under the guidance of his mentor Michael Baroch, Marc spent 6 years studying the game and achieving the highest level of qualification as a tennis coach in Australia. Marc has coached all over the world, worked with some of the world’s best players, and is now connected with some of the world’s best coaches.  All of this experience has given Marc the knowledge and philosophy to develop junior players to achieve their goals. Currently heading the team of coaches at The MITS (Melbourne International Tennis School) base in Melbourne, Marc was recognised as one of the top 3 Talent Development Coaches in Australia at the John Newcombe Medal Awards in (2013 & 2014). Marc, along with Michael Baroch and Dean Bleazby, heads the Maribyrnong Tennis Program which in 2012 was named Australia’s Most Outstanding Tennis School.

 

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