Bad Gastein Gallery: Shining On & Off Court
The stars of the WTA have been cooking, paragliding and, most importantly, playing the game.
Published June 15, 2012 12:00
Germany's Julia Goerges headed to the kitchen for a very special off-court cooking experience.
Julia Goerges met the hotel chef and the pair made Kaiserschmarrn, a well-known Austrian dessert.
Kaiserschmarrn is a light, caramelized pancake, and Julia Goerges' Kaiserschmarrn was a hit.
Patricia Mayr-Achleitner reached the final here last year but this year fell in the second round.
Mandy Minella on a four-wheeler that has been used to bring players to and from their courts.
All of Yvonne Meusburger's quarterfinals have come at her home tournament here in Bad Gastein.
Yanina Wickmayer beat Patricia Mayr-Achleitner and Yvonne Meusburger to reach the semifinals.
Anna-Lena Groenefeld and Petra Martic headed off site for some paragliding in the open range.
Petra Martic came to Bad Gastein fresh off her first second week showing at a Grand Slam...
Though she fell first round here in singles, she and Anna-Lena Groenefeld are still in the doubles.
Austria's Barbara Schett, now retired from the WTA, hit some balls with three-year-old son Noah.
Barbara Schett is a former World No.7 and a one-time Grand Slam quarterfinalist at the 1999 US Open.