NAVRATILOVA VS EVERT

Robert Haas and Martina Navratilova

Squiring Martina Navratilova to the Champions Ball, French Open, 1983

Martina Navratilova’s unrivaled success and dominance over Chris Evert and other adversaries changed the way women on the professional tennis tour would eat and train from then on.

Ivan Lendl was about to do the same for men’s professional tennis. The common thread for both players was personalized sports nutrition counseling, my way.

My work with Martina Navratilova had helped her rise to the top of women’s pro tennis and stay there–which she has publicly acknowledged many times.

I boldly predicted that Martina would still be actively competing long after most adversaries her age had retired and as the record reflects, my prediction was 100% accurate. History does repeat itself in tennis when the players follow my personalized advice.

After I began working with Martina, Chris Evert, an extraordinarily talented player and tennis legend, would never again dominate women’s tennis. Martina was a pioneer in an era when athletes and coaches were skeptical of the “new” science of sports nutrition. My goal was to prove the skeptics wrong. Based on the results I’ve achieved with Martina Navratilova and other clients, I think I convincingly accomplished my goal.

Martina Navratilova’s unrivaled success and dominance over Chris Evert and other adversaries changed the way women on the professional tennis tour would eat and train from then on. Another client of mine, Ivan Lendl, did the same for men’s professional tennis. The common thread for both players was personalized sports nutrition counseling, my way.