Emir Hamzic

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Emir Hamzic
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Born (1997-01-17) January 17, 1997 (age 24)
New Brunswick, New Jersey
NationalitySerbian-American
EducationKean University (Bachelor of Exercise Science, 2020)
OccupationGlobal Professional Tennis Coach
Years active2014 - present
OrganizationHAMZIC All American Training
Known forTennis
Height6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Websitewww.emirhamzic.com

Emir Hamzic (born 17 January 1997) is a Serbian-American former Professional Tennis Player, ATP Certified Global Professional Tennis Coach, and Serial Entrepreneur. He is the founder of HAMZIC All American Training.[1] HAMZIC All American Training is a personal brand of Hamzic, under which he offers high performance tennis training to his clients.[2]

Hamzic is best known for achieving an undefeated singles and doubles record playing at the collegiate level his sophomore season going on to win a National Championship and become an All American.[3]

Hamzic has worked alongside tennis royalty Nick Bollettieri. Hamzic is currently an academy and travel coach. He continues to train and help players reach NCAA and professional level. He has been featured in several media outlets including, Forbes, Yahoo, Business Insider, Influencive, and others.[4][5]

Early life and education

Emir Hamzic was born on January 17, 1997, at Saint Peters Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey to Serbian Parents. Hamzic quickly became one of the most elite athletes to come out of the state of New Jersey and the nation. During his junior years Hamzic served as a hitting partner for ATP tennis player Alex Bogomolov Jr., who was ranked as high as #33 in the world.

Hamzic stopped playing high school tennis after his junior year of high school to start competing internationally pursuing his career professionally. Before winning a national championship at 20 years old, he turned to a career as a professional model in order to financially support his career as a professional tennis player. He has walked in events such as New York Fashion Week. Hamzic Graduated from Kean University with honors in Elizabeth, New Jersey where he majored in exercise science ending his last semester with a 4.0 GPA.[6]

Career

After accomplishing his goal of winning a national collegiate championship at 20 years old, he had other opportunities to pursue his career playing professional tennis.[7] Hamzic decided to dedicate all of his time and efforts to coaching full time. Hamzic has worked alongside tennis royalty Nick Bollettieri.[8] In 2019, Hamzic established HAMZIC All American Training, a private tennis coaching business serving New Jersey and New York originally, but now runs in Chicago, Illinois, where he is a director of an elite tennis program. Hamzic is currently an academy and travel coach. He continues to work with ATP players, ATP coaches, top trainers, and elite athletes who have processed to play NCAA and professionally. He continues to mentor future champions, dominating the tennis court with his guidance and the world of business with his entrepreneurial success.[9] [10]

Awards

  • All American National Champion
  • Harford National Invitational Division 1 Tournament Champion
  • NJCAA Division III Men's Tennis Player of the Year
  • Undefeated Collegiate Athlete
  • 2x All Regional XIX Singles & Doubles Champion
  • 2x Garden State Athletic Conference Singles & Doubles Champion
  • NJCAA All-Academic Team Honors Scholar-Athlete

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In the media

           

References

  1. "10 Inspiring Tennis Quotes From Emir Hamzic". PRUnderground. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  2. "Emir Hamzic - EverybodyWiki Bios & Wiki". en.everybodywiki.com. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  3. "Kean Grad Serves for Success in Tennis World". Kean University. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  4. "Emir Hamzic Takes Talents to Chicago". news.yahoo.com. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  5. "Emir Hamzić Dominates Both The Tennis Court And The Business World". Forbes India. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  6. GmbH, finanzen net. "Emir Hamzić: 23-Year-Old Entrepreneur Uses His World-Class Tennis Skills to Build a Six-Figure Coaching Business". markets.businessinsider.com. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  7. "Meet Emir Hamzic: Fashion Model To Professional Tennis Player". PRUnderground. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  8. "Emir Hamzic, Nationally Renowned Pro Tennis Coach". PRUnderground. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  9. "Emir Hamzić: 23-Year-Old Entrepreneur Uses His World-Class Tennis Skills to Build a Six-Figure Coaching Business". sports.yahoo.com. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  10. Training, HAMZIC All American. "Emir Hamzic Takes Talents to Chicago". www.prnewswire.com. Retrieved 13 January 2021.

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