Federer, united by the Olympic Games

Roger and Mirka Federer met at the Sydney Olympics in 2000. Meet this born for the sport and united by a common passion partner: professional tennis.

Roger Federer

Roger Federer was born on August 8, 1981 in Basel (Switzerland). His mother, Lynette, is South African and dad met Federer, the Swiss Robert, when he worked as a representative of the firm Ciba-Geigy laboratories in the South African subsidiary of Johannesburg in 1970.

Both work in the company today Roger Federer Management. Roger Federer is not only son, the first child of Federer was his older sister Diana. When I was old enough, Roger it was time to perform compulsory military service (all Swiss male citizens have to meet this time military training) but was considered “unfit” because of a medical problem in his back. Who would not? Even then he was an accomplished athlete, child, plus tennis, playing basketball, badminton, table tennis and football (soccer).

Mirka Federer

Miroslava Vavrinec is the wife of Roger Federer. He born in Bojnice, Slovakia, on April 1, 1978, but emigrated to Switzerland when he was only two years old. When I was 9 years old, her father took her to see a tennis tournament in Filderstadt, Germany, where he met Martina Navratilova who encouraged her to juagr tennis because he saw the girl condicones. Some time later, the same Navratilova Mirka sent a racket and gave his first tennis lessons. The rest is history.

Better known as Mirka Federer Mirka Vavrinec or was a fine Swiss professional tennis player on the WTA but unfortunately had to retire from professional competition in 2002 after a foot injury. Since his retirement, he has been seen frequently in the ATP circuit accompanying Federer during the matches played by this.

Marriage and family

Mirka and Roger Federer met during the Olympic Games in 2000. Both played together in doubles for Switzerland. During the Olympics kiss you never gave or showed their budding love in public. In fact, it was Mirka which took the first step to open the heart of Roger. Mirka is three years older than Roger, but that did not stop some time later boyfriends were put together and will face the coup which led to Mirka have to leave in 2002 professional sport by a foot injury.

Since retiring from professional tennis, Mirka Federer is the woman whom we see in the stands during games accompanying your partner at all times. is she who manages the agenda of tennis.

Federer married in Basel (Switzerland) on April 11, 2009 and celebrated the occasion with an intimate party only to familiars and close friends, no crowded press.

On July 23, 2009, Mirka gave birth to twin girls, Myla Rose and Charlene Riva, who filled the happiness of this marriage of tennis players. Wanted children and destiny gave them a double prize.

The twin Roger have a significant names: Myla Rose means Pink Merciful. Myla could also be a diminutive of the Slavic name Ludmyla, which means Dear people. Charlene Riva means Maiden Libre. Riva comes from Hebrew and is the short form of Rebecca. Small have rarely been photographed since his parents have tried not to make them photos for privacy and security.

Life partner

Today Federer marriage travels with her children on the international circuit. Also accompanying the parents of Roger Federer very often. In 2003 Federer broke with the powerful organization IMG, to create his own company (RF) formed by relatives and closest friends and debuting exclusively on the market with the fragrance “RF-Roger Federer.”

Federer has set his residence in Munchenstein. They make home life with their daughters giving them breaks the circuit. Enjoy the quiet life like any other couple, away from the flashes of the paparazzi. It is known that Roger Federer is a food fanatic and Italian cheeses. Who loves animals (curiously you have a cow named Juliette who gave a Swiss amateur after winning the tournament in Gstaad). His favorite music is the AC / DC and Lenny Kravitz, and is a fan of the football team F. C. Basel.

Not only tennis your sport. He likes to play golf, fĂștol and when they move, the Federer enjoy downhill skiing.