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10 Canadian tennis players who are killing it on Instagram

Jul 27, 2015
written by: Heather Marrin
written by: Heather Marrin
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Love tennis? Check. Love photos? Check. Love Canada? Check! If you’re looking to keep your finger on the pulse of your favourite pastime, may we suggest a trip to Instagram to peruse snapshots of our favourite Canadian tennis players? To get you started on your Canadian tennis photo journey, we rounded up 10 must-visit accounts!

Player: Filip Peliwo

Instagram Handle: @Filippeliwo

Bio: Professional tennis player – Canadian from Vancouver based in Paris

Cool factor: French scenery, mouth-watering food, and obviously some awesome on-court action shots. Do we have to list anything else?

Nice to see you again #Eiffel #Tower

A photo posted by Filip Peliwo (@filippeliwo) on

#fish and #risotto with a #salad . Trying to #eat #healthy haha 😂

A photo posted by Filip Peliwo (@filippeliwo) on

Player: Carol Zhao

Instagram Handle: @CarolZHao95

Bio: Canadian tennis player | Stanford ’17 | Musician

Cool factor: A one-stop-shop to admire a killer forehand and learn a new chord on the guitar!

Come out to support Women's tennis tomorrow at 10am to kick off Cardinalpalooza and Sunday at noon! #gocard

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Sophomore year in the books. Gonna miss this place! Pc: @davewillly

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Player: Francoise Abanda

Instagram Handle: @Franckie_Abanda

Bio: Currently in the process

Cool factor: Ultra stylish and effortlessly cool, Francoise is a must-visit for on and off court fashion inspiration.

Today.

A photo posted by Françoise Abanda (@franckie_abanda) on

I think it's finally summer…☀️#mtl #churchvibes

A photo posted by Françoise Abanda (@franckie_abanda) on

Made my first @UsOpen debut yesterday. Tough match but nothing beats being here! #nyc #grandslam

A photo posted by Françoise Abanda (@franckie_abanda) on

Player: Brayden Niels Schnur

Instagram Handle: @braydenschnur

Bio: Canadian Tennis Player

Cool factor: Brayden has Throwback Thursdays totally dialled. Plus, he offers up some pretty awesome video footage.

Happy National Sibling Day @amandaschnur1 Miss You!!!

A photo posted by Brayden Niels Schnur (@braydenschnur) on

And we're back into the Sweet 16!!! #throwback to one of my greatest college matches ever played. #Tarrr

A video posted by Brayden Niels Schnur (@braydenschnur) on

Player: Philip Bester

Instagram Handle: @besterphil

Bio: Strive for what you want. Failure is not a sign of weakness but an opportunity to overcome adversity.

Cool factor: Good luck not wanting to quit your day job and hit the road on a tennis tour after a quick peek at this account!

Winning in Italy #GrandeMatteo #Fresh

A photo posted by Philip Bester (@besterphil) on

Fun way to end the year with a doubles title and still the singles final tomorrow #winning

A photo posted by Philip Bester (@besterphil) on

Player: Vasek Pospisil

Instagram Handle: @VasekPospisil90

Bio: Canadian pro tennis player

Cool factor: Feeling lazy? Let Vasek virtually train you! Plus, he’ll play you a few ditties on the guitar while he’s at it.

Week two of training complete! NHL debut coming up 🙂

A video posted by Vasek Pospisil (@vasekpospisil90) on

Player: Milos Raonic

Instagram Handle: @MRaonic

Bio: Just a verified checkmark

Cool factor: Feeling blue? Kick start your day with a motivational quote and some amazing tennis photography.

Make it count!

A photo posted by Milos Raonic (@mraonic) on

Boom, great fight out there today. On to the next match. #HappyToBeBack

A photo posted by Milos Raonic (@mraonic) on

Player: Eugenie Bouchard

Instagram Handle: @geniebouchard 

Bio: Just a verified checkmark

Cool factor: You’re guaranteed to swipe away from this account thinking you and Genie are BFFs.

Felt nerdy today

A photo posted by Genie Bouchard (@geniebouchard) on

This was needed.

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Player: Sharon Fichman

Instagram Handle: @Shazzzzy

Bio: Professional Tennis Player. Toronto & Vancouver. Foodie. Sassy, classy, and a bit smart assy. Don’t follow me, I’m lost too..

Cool factor: The fun starts and doesn’t stop with Fichman.

Naturally my first post — An obvious purchase of course #OnlyInAsia

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Player: Charlotte Roibllard-Millette

Instagram Handle: @Charobillard

Bio: Emojis snapchat: chachaxxx

Cool factor: At just 16, she’s already put her stamp on the tennis circuit. Start following her journey to the top now!

On the run🏃💣 #partmummy

A photo posted by Charlotte Robillard Millette (@charobillard) on

Third set tiebreak relief🙆🏼🌟 #momentslikethese #ontothenextone

A photo posted by Charlotte Robillard Millette (@charobillard) on

Belle première expérience à Roland Garros… À l'année prochaine!✌🏼️🇫🇷 #maintenanttouriste #desmacaronssilvousplait🙋🏼

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Have some photos you want to share with us? Find @Tennis_Canada on Instagram and tag us in all of your on-court activities!