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Tahani Toson

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Professional Volleyball Trainer and Former Player for Al-Ahly Club and the Egyptian National Team
Tahani Toson

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Higher Level Studies, International Federation for Volleyball, 2006
Diplomas in Training and Strength Training, Leipzig University, Germany, 2005
Advanced studies in Volleyball, 1999
BA, Commerce, Cairo University, 1995



Work history

Trainer, Al-Ahly Club, 2006-2010
Egyptian National Team Trainer, Volleyball World Cup in Thailand, 2009
Professional Volleyball Player, Al-Ahly Club, 1988-2006
Professional Volleyball Player, Egyptian National Team, 1986-2006
Played in over 200 international matches and helped the Egyptian National Team to victory in: Africa Cup of Nations (3 times), Africa Games (2), Arab Games (3), Arab Cup (2), Played in World Championships (2), World Cup (2)
Contributed to the following Al-Ahly Club victories: Domination of League and Cup championships for 18 seasons, African Championship Cup (8), League Cup (3), Arab Clubs Championship (3)


U-20 National Champion (3 times in a row)
Named Most Valuable Player in Africa 35 times in 18 years
African Representative to the Women's Volleyball World Cup in 1990, 1995, 2002, 2003
Ninth-Best Player, World Cup in Japan, 2003
Fifth-Best Bulwark, World Cup in Japan, 1995
Named "Player of the Century" in African Volleyball, 2000