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Also known as Panagiotis Tzelatis


EPIC Water Polo


Leading as a club water polo coach in Erie at a team called EPIC Water Polo in 2014.

Panos and fellow coach, Mark Rauterkus.


  • Languages: Greek and English


1988 University of Pittsburgh, Master of Science in Education 1984 Kapodistrian University of Athens Greece, Bachelor in Physical Education

Water Polo Coaching and Aquatic Experience[]

  • 2010 - 2013, Head coach of Gymnastic Club of Iraklis Salonica (A2 div.).
  • 1999 - 2001, Head coach of Gymnastic Club of Iraklis Salonica (A2 div.).
  • 1997- 2001, Head coach of Nautical Club of Kavala (B div. and A2 div.).
  • 1995 - 1997, Head coach of Panathinaikos Athletic Club (A2 div, National Champions)
  • 1997 Award: Coach of the year.
  • 1993 - 1995, Head coach of CFS (A2 div National champions, A1 div.) three players won medals in World and European Juniors Championships).
  • 1990 - 1993 Head coach of Albatross Athletic Academy (D div, C div and B div). Advanced for three years in a row.
  • 1989 - 1990 National coach of the Juniors National Team of Greece.
  • 1981 - 1984 Swimming coach of Ionikos Athletic club.
  • 1979 - 1980 Assistant coach of Vouliagmeni Nautical Club.

Teaching Experience:[]

  • 2011 - 2013 1st Elementary School of Oreokastro Salonica, Physical Education Teacher.
  • 1998 - 2011 Democritus University of Thrace, Lecturer of the courses: Water Polo Coaching, Swimming 1, Swimming 2 and Supervising Students Practice of Physical Education in Primary and Secondary Schools.
  • 1992 - 1998 9th Elementary School of Ampelokipi Salonica, Physical Education Teacher.
  • 1986 - 1988 University of Pittsburgh, Teaching assistant, teaching the Undergraduate courses, Stress Management, Swimming I, Swimming II, Aquatics Conditioning, and Social Psychology of Sports.
  • 1987- 1988 Sports Psychologist of Pitt’s Diving Team