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Former tennis star Tracy Austin recalls her best and worst holidays

Former tennis star Tracy Austin recalls her best and worst holidays

‘You can’t beat having tea and finger sandwiches in the royal box’: Former tennis star and TV commentator Tracy Austin recalls her best and worst holidaysTracy is commentating on this year’s Wimbledon Championships for the BBCHere she talks about her favourite hotel in Antigua and must-have travel itemThe former tennis star also reveals what she’s…

‘You’d’t beat having tea and finger sandwiches within the royal box’: Worn tennis megastar and TV commentator Tracy Austin remembers her most effective and worst holidays

  • Tracy is commentating on this year’s Wimbledon Championships for the BBC
  • Here she talks about her favourite resort in Antigua and need to-indulge in shuttle merchandise
  • The frail tennis megastar moreover finds what she’s obtained deliberate for her next outing

By York Membery for the Day-to-day Mail

Published: 12:25 BST, 29 June 2019 | As much as this point: 12:33 BST, 29 June 2019

Sport, place, match: Tracy Austin (above)

So which hasten place does frail tennis megastar and TV commentator mediate is ace?

Here she talks about her favourite resort in Antigua, her need to-indulge in shuttle merchandise and extra…

EARLIEST HOLIDAY MEMORY?

Flying down to San Diego from Los Angeles historical eight with a buddy — my first ever flight.

We wished to take a seat down collectively because we had been apprehensive nonetheless there had been most effective single seats left, so we squeezed into one collectively.

WHERE DID YOU LAST VISIT?

Paris — I changed into commentating on the French Open. My husband Scott and I employed a scooter to catch round. My favourite restaurant is Le Coupe-Chou.

WHAT ABOUT WIMBLEDON? 

I first carried obtainable historical 14, and I’ve doubtlessly been reduction 30-unfamiliar times either as a participant or a commentator, so London in truth is a 2d home to me. You’d’t beat having tea and finger sandwiches within the royal box.

FAVE HOTEL?

Curtain Bluff, Antigua. There are no phones or TVs, so that it’s essential to to perhaps well perhaps presumably moreover in truth swap off.

CAN’T TRAVEL WITHOUT?

An umbrella . . . valid in case the heavens originate. I moreover rob a minute cashmere blanket in my handbag because a airplane can once almost in the present day catch very frigid.

WHERE NEXT?

Jet-setter: Tracy is awaiting a calming wreck in Hawaii later this year 

Hawaii for ten days in October to composed down. 

I’ll indulge in a stack of books to read on the seaside while Scott shall be hitting the surf and snorkelling.

  • Tracy is commentating on this year’s Wimbledon Championships for the BBC. 

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