After learning many life lessons in tennis, Women’s Scholarship Coach Marisa Gianotti is now applying them to her coaching career.
Marisa Gianotti, a Women’s Scholarship Coach recipient, says stepping outside of your comfort zone is a key lesson for playing tennis – and one she also relied on when making the transition to coaching.
As she reflects on her tennis journey the former WTA player, who first began coaching as junior assistant, explains how she loves to giving back to the sport that has provided her with so much opportunity.
Tell us about your own start in the game?
My tennis journey started when I was nine years old. My neighbour’s backyard had a tennis court and every afternoon my brother and I would go over and play on the court. Soon after, my parents enrolled me in…