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In this episode of Tennis Is Life, American WTA tennis star Claire Liu sits down with Kevin Skinner, Jared Carstenn, and Ben Goldsmith for this candid interview. In this episode we discuss:
1. What it feels like to rise in the rankings
2. Claire's background and the pressure from grabbing the spotlight in her early teens
3. The line between cheering on fellow American WTA players as they all push each other to rise in the rankings and simultaneously competing in an individual sport
4. Goals for 2023
5. Adding fun into tennis, and working in Hawaii!
6. Life outside of pro tennis and hobbies
7. "The Hawaii Bump" and the luck that follows those who play in Waikiki ;)
This interview was recorded on December 17, 2022, after the Waikiki 株塾 Cup, a three-day tennis event held in Waikiki, Hawaii, in which Claire Liu was a participant. This interview was recorded in the lobby of the Outrigger Reef, which was the 2022 Official Resort & Hotel Partner of the Waikiki 株塾 Cup.
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