Ahmed Hany Talaat

Senior Coach, Adults Programs

Ahmed joined Tennis 360 in 2016 with over 20 years tennis coaching experience.

Ahmed graduated from Helwan University Cairo, with a degree in Physical Education and Sports Science, before completing a PhD in Tennis Biomechanics. On court, Ahmed was nationally ranked number 5 in Men’s Singles in Egypt, and was a member of the Egyptian National Junior Tennis and Beach Tennis teams.

Ahmed started his coaching career in his home country of Egypt, working with many reputable tennis academies before becoming Head Coach for the Egyptian National Team in 2008.

PLAYING BACKGROUND:
  • Ranked # 5 in Men’s Singles, in Egypt at the age of 17
  • Member of the Egyptian National Junior Tennis Team
  • Member of the Egyptian National Beach Tennis Team
COACHING BACKGROUND:
  • Over 20 years of hands-on tennis coaching
  • Head Coach for the junior Egyptian National Team, 2008 – 2009
  • Assistant Head Coach for National ETF Juniors, 2004 – 2009
  • Private Coach for top Junior Egyptian ITF players
  • Assistant Head Coach and Head Coach at well reputable Tennis Academies
  • Graduated from Helwan University Cairo, as a professor in Physical Education and Sports Science
  • PHD in Tennis Biomechanics
DOB: 30 July 1977
COUNTRY: Egypt
LANGUAGES: Arabic & English
STYLE OF PLAY: All court player
FAVOURITE PLAYER: Novak Djokovic & Roger Federer
MOST RECOGNISED PERSON I’VE PLAYED WITH: Taro Daniel
 
WHO I’D MOST LIKE TO COACH: My son and my niece
LIKES: Family, animals (especially dogs), country music and peacefulness
DISLIKES: Rudeness and laziness
FAVOURITE PLACE: Maldives
MOTIVATIONAL QUOTE: “In tennis, your opponent is a tennisball so respect it, and your enemy is your fear so face it!” and “Every champion was once a contender that refused to give up.”
STRANGE ITEM IN BAG: Toothbrush
MY INSPIRATION: God
 
IF I WERE NOT A COACH: I’d be an interior designer
WHAT I DO ON MY REST DAY: Family outting or beach tennis
WHO I’D LIKE TO PLAY ME IN A MOVIE: Ivan Lendl