Thirty-six-year-old tennis ace, Roger Federer glides throughout the courtroom with the grace of a ballerina, and the agility of a person half his age. It’d come as a shock, then, to study he’s celebrating 20 years as knowledgeable participant this 12 months. To commemorate the event, Federer has teamed up with Moët and Chandon to launch a specially-designed, limited-edition magnum, which is able to retail at a cool $23,000.
As reported by Adweek, the bottle was designed at the side of inventive company Sid Lee Paris. It takes inspiration from the deal with wrapping of a classic tennis racket. Detailed on the rubber wrapping is a timeline of Federer’s quite a few achievements as knowledgeable, and when unraveled, it reveals a customized label bearing the signature of tennis’ undisputed GOAT.
Solely 20 bottles of the ‘98 classic Champagne have been produced on the market, whereas an extra 20 have been given to Federer to cross on as items — that’s if he doesn’t drink them himself. The 20-time champ is a self-confessed Champagne aficionado, citing it as his “weapon of alternative” on the subject of entertaining or enjoyable.
Whereas the staggering price ticket is past most peoples’ means, all proceeds will go straight to the Roger Federer Basis, which goals to offer youngsters all over the world with higher entry to sports activities and schooling. And that, not less than, is one thing we will toast to.