Bad Gastein Gallery: Bridges & Mountains...
The Top 2 seeds in Bad Gastein played on Stubnerkogel mountaintop thanks to Sony Ericsson.
Published July 12, 2011 12:00
Special guests Hans Grugger, Gerhard Steinbauer and Andreas Prommegger with Sandra Reichel at the draw.
WTA players Julia Goerges, Melanie Klaffner, Nikola Hofmanova and Sandra Klemenschits were also at the draw.
Petra Martic, a two-time semifinalist on the WTA this year, took part in Kids Day celebrations on Monday.
Sony Ericsson brought tennis to a brand new, three day old platform on Stubnerkogel mountain in Bad Gastein.
Julia Goerges and Jarmila Gajdosova, the Top 2 seeds at the tournament, took part in the Sony Ericsson stunt.
Julia Goerges was taken up to the mountaintop in a helicopter, while Jarmila Gajdosova took a cable car.
Johanna Larsson, Sweden's No.1 player, met with Belarusian kids for an autograph session on Tuesday afternoon.
Johanna Larsson had just upset the tournament's No.2 seed, Jarmila Gajdosova, in the first round on Tuesday.
The children, all cancer sufferers, were being treated to a relaxing holiday in Austria for the week.
One of the kids showed her autograph. The kids also went up the mountain by cable car, among other activities.