Tennis Québec excellence award 2019
Veteran athlete (woman) par excellence:
Gaëlle Simian, Montreal
Wherever she played, Gaëlle Simian stood out. Starting with the Quebec Veteran Women's Championships, where she won the singles title in the 35-40 age group. She did the same in doubles by winning in the 30-35 age group. Same results at the Steve Stevens Canadian Veterans Championships, in which she again won victories in singles, in the 40 and over age group, and in doubles, in the 35 and over age group. Her quest continued with victories in singles and doubles at the ITF Mont-Tremblant Cup, contested from June 3 to 9. Simian also performed well at the World Championships. Initially, the Montrealer reached the quarter-finals in singles as part of the individual component in the 40 and over age group. She also participated in the team competition with Canada (Young Cup). These two events were contested last October in Miami Beach.