Beyond the Baseline Podcast: Judy Murray
On this week's episode of the SI Tennis Beyond the Baseline Podcast, Sports Illustrated executive editor and host Jon Wertheim talks with Judy Murray.
The mother of No. 1 ATP doubles player Jamie and No. 2 singles player Andy, Murray joins the podcast from Glasgow. Wertheim and Murray discuss her role as a tennis parent and a coach. Murray talks about how she got started in tennis and coaching, from badminton and her playing career, to captain of the British Fed Cup team and more. Murray talks about talent development in Scotland and her tennis program Tennis on the Road, which aims to inspire coaches, children and parents to get involved in and stay in tennis. She also details her relationships with her sons, how she self-identifies when attending various tennis tournaments around the world, how she prioritizes coaching and parenting, how she raised her sons and more.
Also on the podcast, Murray talks about Andy's coaching partnership with Amelie Mauresmo, how Jamie got into doubles, her opinion on the best of five format and more.
Check back on SI.com next week for another episode of Beyond the Baseline.