Have you ever wondered what a professional athlete goes through day in and day out? After playing four years of college tennis and receiving a degree in chemistry from the University of Louisville, I decided to pursue a career in professional tennis– a dream come true. I’ve been playing for a bit over a year now. Through the travel, competition, training, injuries, and the unique lifestyle of being on the road alone I’ve experienced things I could have never even imagined. Read on to get a glimpse into the daily life and grind of a player trying to make it on the pro circuit while exploring the world along the way.