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Double Trouble: Lea Van Der Zwalmen, Rackets World Champion And Real Tennis World Number 2

Oct 01, 2021

Story written by Trevor Jones



Some people seem to be good at everything they do; Lea Van Der Zwalmen is one such person. The current – and first-ever – ladies’ World Champion in rackets (the precursor to squash), is also ranked number 2 in the world in real tennis (the original racquet sport). Lea has been training for these moments her whole life.


Story published in Courts no. 1, summer 2021.