Franky is a professional tennis player since August 2001. He travels from tournament to tournament living out of tennis bags. We asked him to carry a digital camera with him so we can follow his steps. Starting out with no ATP points he quickly went up to the rankings as high as 288 in singles. Since a few years he focuses on doubles where his career high for now is 47...

Aside from tournaments Frank annually returns to his home region Baden in Germany to play league tennis for several weeks for the oldest tennis club in Germany at Rot Weiss Baden-Baden...

Some background information. After his high school diploma with major subjects in mathematics and English he studied at Florida Southern University, University of Freiburg, and finally graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies from Virginia Commonwealth University. He made it All American in both singles and doubles. Also while playing college tennis in the US he was ranked as high as number 5 in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) tennis single ranking and number 2 in the doubles one. His team made it for the first time in university history not only to the playoffs but even to the NCAA playoff finals. In May 2001 he graduated cum laude.

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