Roland Svanidze

Head Coach

BIO:

Date of Birth: 1st. November 1977

Age: 44

Graduation of the HC “ Novokuznetsk “ (school of Olympic reserve) Family status: married Children: 3 (19 years)

EDUCATION:

  • Foundation Degree in teaching of physical culture and sport. Diploma in Novokuznetsk State Pedagogical Institute. The Faculty of Physical Culture and Sport, Hockey coach. Russia.
  • University Higher School of Coaches “Professional Sports and Training System highly qualified athletes in hockey, Russia. Omsk.

HOCKEY PLAYING EXPERIENCE:

  • Emirates Sports Academy, Head Coach from 2022 present
  • IHC “DINAMO TBILISI” Head Coach, from 2018-2022
  • National Team of Georgia, Head Coach, from 2017-2022
  • UAE, DUBAI, EMAAR, Head Coach, Ice Hockey School – Ice Rink from 2016-2018

AWARD/ HONOR:

  • “CHALLENGE CUP 2016” DUBAI, UAE – BEST FORWARD (2016) Star Match Member
  • “45th ANNIVERSARY SUPER SERIES 72” CANADA-USSR 2017 Star Match Member
  • “EHL ALL STARS”, UAE (2017)
  • “KHARLAMOV CUP 2018” DUBAI, UAE – BEST FORWARD (2018)

INTERNATIONAL:

  • IIHF, Champion of World Championship lll Division, Head Coach (2018)
  • IIHF, World Championship ll Division, 4th place, Head Coach (2019)
  • IIHF, World Championship ll Division, 2nd place, Silver Medal, Head Coach (2022)

HOCKEY ADMINISTRATIVE SKILLS:

  • Competitor game analysis.
  • Player advanced scouting.
  • Hockey analytics.
  • In – game, post –game plan preparation. • Power play and Penalty kill strategies.
  • Development coach.
  • D-man development coach.
  • Pre –season, in-season, post-season plan preparatio