First won the 16-year-old Danish tennistalent drengesinglerækken at the grand slam tournament the French Open, and then he secured the victory by sæsonfinalen in China, which was mean that he conquered the first place on the juniorernes world rankings.
the Results have opened up a whole lot of doors for him. So until Saturday, 21. december is he on a luxurious training camp at the Boca Raton Resort & Club in Florida, organised by the renowned Mouratoglou Academy.
"Staying here is absolutely amazing. There are plenty of physical exercise and plenty of tennis in the coolest surroundings. It is much harder than I'm used to," says Holger Rune.
Among the participants is Serena Williams. Several times Holger Rune been on the training field with the 38-year-old american tennislegende, in the course of his long career has won no fewer than 23 grand slam titles in the ladies'.
"She is super sweet and smiling," says Holger Rune.
He trains not only with Serena Williams.
"Holger the sparres with the big boys. But they change around so that everyone has a workout with all. The majority of his training is, therefore, with the male tennis players as Marius Copil and Christopher Eubanks. In addition, the daughter of Mike Tyson (former world champion in the, literally, red.) is here together with his mother and father. Milan, as she is called, is a diligent little tennis player," says Holger Runes mother and manager, Aneke Rune, who is on the trip to the UNITED states.
According to Aneke Rune is the situation in sunny Florida perfect.
"It's all set super delicious up with physical trainers and therapists. Really tennismæssig luxury in all ways. A super professional environment in a stunning setting, as you can't wish for better," she says.
however, It is not only Serena Williams and skilled male players who Holger Rune surrounds itself with these days.
Also the 15-year-old american stortalent Coco Gauff is with in the training camp, led by the Greek Patrick Mouratoglou.
Holger Rune enjoy in the degree of existence in the moment.
"It has been an absolutely fantastic year for me. There have been lots of great experiences. The biggest was my cup at the French Open. I still get chills when I think of how big an achievement it was. But it was also amazing to get to play and talk with the biggest tennis stars at the ATP Finals in London, red.). They gave me lots of good advice on the road, and already now I feel that my serve has been better," says Holger Rune.
As B. T. said in the beginning of december, remains his team in 2020 unchanged.
"Lars Christensen will still be his coach," says Aneke Rune.
She reveals that the great american sportsmanagement company IMG in the autumn has courted Holger Rune.
"But he has not had the desire to switch from Wee Sport (the Swedish company, red.). So them he has extended the contract with," says Aneke Rune.
with regard to sponsorship agreements, he continues to play with the Babolat-racket, although there has been some interesting offers from, among others, Head and Wilson.
"Different it can of course not be, when now Holger thrive on the racket, he in the current season have won many matches with it," says Aneke Rune.
the Decision to Holger Rune should not play more juniorkampe, even though he is a teenager more than two years yet, meaning that he did not put up at the grand slam tournament the Australian Open in Melbourne about a month.
instead sæsondebuterer he in 2020 by a 15.000 US dollars tournament in France in January. Then, the plan is that Holger Rune in February, playing three tournaments at the green gravel in the UNITED states.
Updated Date: 19 December 2019, 14:00