Maria Robina of Mexico wins the IMG Academy Athletic and Personal Development Gatorade G-Award Week of July 8
Every week at least one athlete from each sport will earn the Gatorade G-Award/IMG Academy Athlete of the Week for displaying Heart, Hustle and Soul, and exhibiting a true desire to reach their true athletic potential.
The IMG Academy Athletic & Personal Development winner of the Gatorade G-Award/IMG Academy Athlete of the Week Award is Maria Robina from Mexico.
How long have you been playing tennis for?
I have been playing for about four or five years.
Who is your coach?
What is your favorite thing about IMG Academy and why?
I like the people and I am having so much fun. I enjoy meeting new people and making new friends.
What professional athlete inspires you the most?
I like Venus and Serena Williams.
What motivates you to push through a tough practice?
I like knowing I will get better if I keep pushing and that it will help me to win more games.
Photo by: Kristina Puthoff-King