08/05/2016

GOL DE LETRA PLAYS TENNIS IN RIO

The day before the opening of the Olympics in Rio, the Fondation LACOSTE had the pleasure of inviting twenty kids from our partner organization, the Gol de Letra Foundation, to participate in a tennis clinic at the Club France in Rio.

The kids enjoyed a tennis clinic with Benoît Paire, Alize Cornet, Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut and Mickael Jeremiasz (future French flagbearer for the upcoming Paralympics).

Beryl Lacoste Hamilton, president of the Foundation LACOSTE, and Rai, co-founder of the Gol de Letra Foundation, attended the event, spending the day with the kids.
The CEO of LACOSTE, Thierry Guibert also attended.

 

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08/27/2018

EXCHANGE OF BALLS BETWEEN YOUNG PEOPLE AND PROFESSIONALS ON THE EVE OF US OPEN

Sunday, August 27, as every year, the Lacoste Foundation – represented by President Béryl Lacoste Hamilton – hosted the youth of the City Parks Foundation for a tennis afternoon with players from the Team Lacoste. Among them, Christina McHale, Kristie Ahn, Benoit Paire, Jeremy Chardy, Nicolas Mahut and Julien Benneteau.

In the presence of Joëlle Grunberg, CEO & President North & Central America, many young people of all levels were able to try or improve their tennis skills with these professional players during a sunny afternoon in Central Park, New York ( United States).   A relaxed and friendly “training” for both players and youth.

A relaxed and friendly “training” for both players and youth.

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