Gorazd Vecko – Performance Director

Most successful players coached:
Mateja Pintar, Will Bayley, Aaron McKibbin, Sara Head, and Jane Campbell.

Career highlights:
Coached Mateja Pintar to win the first Paralympic gold medal for Slovenia in women’s table tennis at Athens 2004. Led the GB Para team to win four medals in London 2012.
Coached Will Bayley to World Championship gold in 2014.
Led the GB team to a record 11 medals at the European Championships 2015.

Advice for aspiring TT players:
Believe in yourself, fight for every ball, you can make miracles, never give up.

Gorazd Vecko & Megan Shackleton World Team Champs

Place of birth: Ljubljana, Slovenia

Home town: Ljubljana, Slovenia

Lives: Sheffield

Started coaching: 1999

Joined the GB Para Team: 2009