111 Gigi Fernandez – 17x Grand Slam Tennis Doubles Champion
Gigi Fernandez is a 17x Grand Slam champion in doubles tennis. She won 14 of those titles with Natasha Zvereva and the other three were with Robin White, Martina Navratilova and Jana Novotna.
On this week’s Best in the World with Richard Parr, Gigi talks about how Jana’s decision to split up their team led her to her ‘invincible’ partnership with Natasha.
Gigi also won two Olympic gold medals alongside Mary Joe Fernandez in 1992 and 1996.
Along with raising her children, Gigi runs doubles.tv. Identifying the lack of doubles specific tennis coaching, the Puerto Rican created this online platform to help recreational players.
By listening to this podcast you’ll get to learn about the Gigi Method and the five most important steps any doubles players need to know to be successful.
Gigi is helping raise funds to power Puerto Rico. You can learn about the Viktre Challenge here: https://www.viktrechallenge.com.
You can also follow her on instagram @gigifernandeztennis17