2nd Champseed Gala
Patrick Mouratoglou officially unveiled the extraordinary project of the Mouratoglou Tennis Academy on Monday 19th September, where all Champseed players currently train for the Champseed gatherings.
Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic accompanied Patrick among his 1200 guests invited for this special occasion, and thereby showed their support toward this incredible sporting project. In an event packed inauguration which kick-started at 3PM with a press conference attended by Patrick Mouratoglou, Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic who shared their thoughts on the Academy project in front of the members of the worldwide press, which was followed by a visit of the state of the art Mouratoglou Academy facilities.
The highlights of the evening included The Mouratoglou Grand Opening party attended by more than 1200 guests and a plethora of celebrities (Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Teddy Riner, Grigor Dimitrov, Jeremy Chardy, Fabrice Santoro, Henri Leconte, Guy Drut, Sylvain Wiltord, Louis Saha, Denis Gargaud, Bob Sinclar…).
This event also marked the celebration of the 2nd edition of the Annual Gala diner in favour of the Champ’Seed Foundation, whereby the foundation's generous donours got to enjoy a beautiful gastronomical diner and partake in a pretigious auction to collect funds for the foundation.
The evening came to a close with a tennis exhibition with a selection of student-players from the Academy who got a chance to hit the ball with none other than Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic before Star-DJ Bob Sinclar got the party started on the giant stage erected on the Mouratoglou Academy Center Court especially set up for the occasion.