“I liked picking up tennis balls under the Eiffel Tower”
The previous yr has not been an exquisite one for a lot of athletes. But inside the tennis membership of Brezolles, Candice Léger has stars in her eyes.
This tennis fanatic, who has been enjoying for five years, had the probability to expertise from the inside, as a ball collector, the two main Parisian tournaments of the yr, Roland-Garros and the Paris-Bercy Masters.
Ranked 15, this excessive school student from Rotrou, a student in the first sport possibility, was already a ball collector throughout the Happy New Year de Chartes event.
Advised by a good friend, she hesitated a bit earlier than making use of for Roland-Garros 2018. “I used to be bored to go away for 3 weeks from my mother and father. She is lastly accepted. And his providers enable him to officiate at the Parisian Grand Slam event 2018, 2019 and 2020 in addition to at Paris-Bercy in 2020 as properly.
Coming from a household of sportsmen, Candice retains fantastic reminiscences of these 4 tournaments. “It’s hard to remember just one. However, I enjoyed picking up under the Eiffel Tower, laughing with the other collectors or bringing the finalist’s tray to the 2018 Djokovic-Kachanov final. I also had some very good encounters with which I still keep links ”.
Unfortunately for her, she is 16 years previous, the age restrict to imagine this position on the courts. She will be capable to focus on her tennis preparation and her research: “I hope to work in commerce and occasions… in sport. ”