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Varda Tamulyanis

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Georgetown University, WashingtonDC

Bachelors of Arts Degree May 2005

Major: Sociology and Russian Studies

International Marketing

 Fluent in English and Russian, beginning French



Athletic Experience (United States of America)


Equinox Gym, NYC, Citified personal trainer


  • Developed personal workouts for different types of clients, including pre-workout medical analysis of each client
  • Worked as a head trainer, supervising other trainers in client management and schedule organization


“Platinum Gym”, Queens, New York, Certified personal Trainer/ Manager Assistant/supervisor


  • Planned personal workouts for all types of clients, including rehab, fitness, personal goal achievement
  • Trained and assisted personnel in learning communication skills  
  • Head sales manager, operated with clients, created and promoted ideas for the business growth


Georgetown University Women’s Basketball, Player


  • Four year letter winner
  • Communicated offensive and defensive strategies to team members while in the court
  • Coached the team members, assisted the coaching stuff by designing the pre season workouts and game strategies


Georgetown University Summer Basketball Camps, Counselor/coach

2002, 2003 and 2004


  • Supervised and monitored the daily and nightly activities of all the athletes to ensure that the camp functioned in an orderly manner
  • Created and presented lectures on athletic and academic goals
  • Developed offensive and defensive skills to enhance and improve the overall playing ability of all campers

Served as a mentor and role model for prospective collegiate athletes



Russian National Team, Player


  • Competed in the 2000 and 2001 European Championship and the 2001 and 2003 World Championship games
  • Won the 2000 European Championship
  • Placed 2nd in the 2001 World Champion Games
  • The youngest player on the 1998 Youth Olympic Championship Team


Superleague Club Team “Gloria”, Player


·         Communicated offensive and defensive strategies to team members while on the court



Russian Summer Leagues and Tournaments, Player, Coach and Referee


  • Trained and assisted athletes in learning the fundamental skills of basketball
  • Served as a referee to ensure the sportsmanship and integrity of the game
  • Administered game plans for execution in organization play



International Experience


 Executive Director of Women’s Department

Sports International Group

Moscow, Russia

August 2009-present

● Contract Negotiation

● Player scouting

● Client relations

● Operation all of SIG’s Women’s division concerning basketball in Russia


Assistant Coach/Head manager club team “CSKA Moscow

Moscow, Russia

Season 2008-2009

●Coached the team members, assisted the head coach by designing the workouts and game strategies

●Player scouting

● Player registration/license in Russian Federation of Basketball

●Coordinated all of team travels

● Game/practice Scheduling

● Public Relations/Crowd attraction


Sports Director Superleague club team “Spartak Moscow Region”

Moscow, Russia


 ●Contract negotiation

 ●Player scouting

 ●Strategic marketing

 ●Player registration/license in Russian Federation of Basketball, for Euroleague (European Federations of Basketball)

 ● Game Organization (VIP guests)


 Superleague club team “Dynamo Moscow”, Player

Moscow, Russia


  • Assisted the coaching staff with pre-season workouts
  • Helped the team to reach the highest goals in Russian championship and Euroleague
  • Served as a translator for American and European players, delivered the practice and game strategy in their native language




Superleague Club Team “Dynamo

Moscow Region”, Player


  • Communicated offensive and defensive strategies to team members while on the court
  • Served as a translator to the foreigner players on the team, delivered the practice and game strategies in their native language





I am a hard working, self motivated and competitive individual with 16 years of athletic experience. I was a student athlete at GeorgetownUniversity which completes in the Big East Conference for 4 years. Recognized for the ability to play a physical yet finesse post game and to adapt to the American style of basketball, as well as lead the Russian National Team in European and World Championships to reach the highest goals. In addition, I m a patient teammate and a teacher who is to a great extent dedicated to team and personal achievement. I m committed to the highest level of excellence and achievement in the area of Women’s Basketball and also a strong advocate for athletic and academic success.



Community Service:

So Others May Eat S.O.M.E, Volunteer, 2004 and 2005

Elementary School Program, GAME, Mentor 2004-2005

Washington DC Shelter, Volunteer, 2004-2005

Washington DC Public Schools, Mentor and Guest Speaker 2003

Georgetown UniversityHospital, 2002



Received ACE certification 2006

Russian national Championship, Most valuable Player, 1995 and 1997

Zinin Tournament (Moscow, Russia), Most Valuable Player, 1996

Received International Certificate as a coach and referee, 2000

European Champion as a member of Russian National team 1999

Olympic Youth Games Champion as a member of Russian National Team 1998

World Championship silver medalist as a member of Russian National Team 2001

Rated by the International Community the Level of “Sporta Meshdunarodnogo Klassa”

Georgetown University Most Improved Player, 2003-2004 Season



Fluent in Russian and English

Qualifications to be an International coach and referee

Sociology Data and Information Management experience in APSS, GSS

Recruiting skills

Extensive interpersonal, organizational and communication skills

Broad knowledge of International basketball and coaching staff

Personal trainer






International Contacts:

Assisted former Georgetown Women’s basketball Players with Russian professional teams

Former Women’s Basketball agent Boris Lelchinsky (Sports International Group, USA)

Russian Women’s Basketball Superleague, players, team management

Russian BasketballSchool (TRINTA)

Georgetown University coaching staff

University of Pennsylvania coaching staff

Communication with many of NCAA women’s basketball coaches