Every week of camp, IMG Academy selects the Athlete of the Week sponsored by Gatorade. The honoree is bestowed the G-Award in rcognition of the athlete who displays Heart, Hustle and Soul, and exhibits a true desire to reach their true athletic potential.
The IMG Academy Tennis winner of the Gatorade G-Award/IMG Academy Athletes of the Week Award is Gregory Choma-Sutter from Toronto, Canada.
How long have you been playing tennis for?
I am 10 and I have been playing since I was five.
Who is your coach?
Coach Julio Zavala.
What is your favorite thing about IMG Academy and why?
My favorite thing is everything. It’s the coaches, the sport, how they push with encouragement, but it’s also meeting other kids and interacting.
Do you have any pre-game rituals that help you prepare for a big game?
I try to build up my confidence. I stretch and practice my strokes.
What professional athlete inspires you the most?
What is your favorite thing to do after you win a game?
I would congratulate them either way.
What motivates you to push through a tough practice?
I think about what it takes to become a pro and how to build myself to get there. If it means getting all sweaty, then I have to do it.