Advice by Sport
Rachel joined the team in 2019, with a professional background in tennis. As the Senior Racket Sports Leader in Decathlon’s Tuen Mun branch, Rachel's role is to guarantee the best in-store experience and service for our sports users. She also manages the Racket Sports department and product line to run it like a business.
When do you start playing tennis?
When I was six, I played tennis first time in my life, now I have been playing tennis for almost 20 years.
What made you love tennis?
I enjoy the moment of playing tennis, and interacting with other tennis players that broaden my horizon a lot!
From every tournament, I gain different types of technical and spiritual skills that cultivate my positive and persistent spirit! I can be myself in tennis, always keep smiling, and keep running and sweating on the tennis court.
Tennis is a representation of my childhood, my present, and the future of my life. I love TENNIS wholeheartedly!
What kind of tennis competition have you participated in?
I have participated in thousands of games during my long TENNIS journey. I have played 18 Districts Tennis Competition held by LCSD yearly, tournaments held by HK Tennis Association, Hong Kong Chinese Recreation Club, and South China Athletic Association. Also played Hong Kong Games.
What is your most memorable tennis moment?
I have two memorable tennis moments that come across my mind at the same time.
First, I lost the chance to join a mini tournament during French Open at Roland Garros in 2010 since I lost the tryouts organized by HK Tennis associations and LONGINES collaboratively.
Second, I was scolded by my coach because of my poor spiritual performance during the training period when I was small. But I would like to thank my Coach sincerely who accompanied and witnessed my growth for over 10 years!
As a sports leader, what do you like the most in decathlon?
Decathlon's mission: To make sport accessible to the many!
This mission provides all levels of Sports Users including the less financially able families a chance to enjoy playing all sports, especially Tennis with our brands without any limitations! As beginners level and junior stage, they need cost-effective sports gears and outfits to support the passion and confidence on developing the sport, it's attractive that we provide a wide range of affordable, quality & durable apparels and also rackets to our Tennis Users.
玉萍 7 jun 2022
Rachel has a very good introduction about tennis rackets, letting me know the difference between grip 1 and 2. Hope to see her in Tai Hing tennis court!
Raymond 23 jul 2022
Rachel has comprehensive product knowledge with good service and a big smile. She is the motivation to attract customers!