PLAYER PROFILE

Charlie Camus

  • Age15
  • Born16 October 2006
  • LivesCanberra, ACT
  • PlaysLeft-handed
“I just had to stay focused and keep fighting and not give up.”

— Charlie Camus, 16 Dec 2018

» Camus scoops 12/u Australian titles

On court

  • Winner of the 2018 12/u Australian Claycourt Championships in his hometown of Canberra
  • Won the 12/u Australian championships in both singles and doubles at Melbourne Park in December 2018
  • First picked up a tennis racquet at three years old
  • Decided he wanted to be a professional after a trip to the Australian Open as a six-year-old
  • His favourite players are all French, and include Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Gael Monfils and Lucas Pouille
  • Goals include winning a Grand Slam – especially Roland Garros – and representing Australia in Davis Cup

Off court

  • Grew up in Canberra
  • Father is French, mother is Australian
  • His father represented France in field hockey, as well as playing tennis on the side

Charlie Camus in the news

Aussie trio advances as Australian Open junior events begin
Charlotte Kempenaers-Pocz competes at the Australian Open; Getty Images
5 hours ago

Hayden Jones, Jeremy Jin and Charlotte Kempenaers-Pocz all claimed first-round wins as junior action began at the Australian Open.
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Aussies embracing home support at Australian Open 2022
Chris O'Connell, Maddison Inglis and Alex de Minaur lead the Aussie charge on day six at AO 2022. Pictures: Getty Images
18 hours ago

Aussies Chris O'Connell, Maddison Inglis and Alex de Minaur feature in third-round singles action at Australian Open 2022 today.
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Four promising talents vying for 2021 Male Junior Athlete of the Year honour
RISING STARS: James McCabe, Charlie Camus, Philip Sekulic and Edward Winter are nominated for Male Junior Athlete of the Year at the 2021 Australian Tennis Awards.
14 December, 2021

There is strong competition for Male Junior Athlete of the Year honours at the 2021 Australian Tennis Awards.
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Hewitt, Kokkinis, Camus and Taylor crowned Australia’s junior claycourt champions
CHAMPIONS: Cruz Hewitt, Tahlia Kokkinis, Charlie Camus and Lily Taylor won the Australian Junior Claycourt Championships singles titles. Pictures: Anastasia Kachalkova
12 April, 2021

Winners have been crowned at the 2021 Australian Junior Claycourt Championships presented by Kia.
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