Coco Gauff is a professionaltennisathlete with a career-high singles ranking of world No.11, achieved on 11 July 2022.
On the other hand, Coco’s dad Corey was a college basketball player at Georgia State University. Ending his playing career, he served as a health care executive.
While Mr. Gauff quit his longtime job as a healthcare executive to become her head coach, Mrs. Gauff started using her teaching skills to homeschool her kid while she was away for competitions.
When Coco was four years old, she discovered her love for tennis after seeing Serena Williams winning the 2009 Australian Open on tv.
Who Is Coco Gauff Coach?
Coco Gauff’s dad Corey Gauff is her primary coach. Under his guidance, the youngster started competing on the ITF Junior Circuit.
Since early 2019, Christophe Faurel, the former Frenchtennis player, has also been in the Gauff camp alongside Coco’s dad.
Gauff’s parents left their jobs to devote their time to training their daughter. Corey managed to enroll his daughter in the Tennis Academy of Patrick Mouratoglou.
Mr. Gauff has contributed to the careers of many elite athletes, most notably Serena Williams.
Coco is accompanied by her dad Corey, Jean-Christophe, and Patrick Mouratoglou, who is frequently spotted in her box, during the Wimbledon season in 2021.