Nicknamed Gago and Tatan, Garin is the top tennis player from Chile. Most of his success has come on clay, which is his favorite surface. He reached the quarterfinals at the 2022 Wimbledon Championships. As a junior, he won the 2013 French Open boys’ title beating Alexander Zverev in the final.
His idols while growing up were Roger Federer, Carlos Moya, Marat Safin, and Guillermo Coria. Outside of tennis, he likes watching NBA games with his friends.
Sponsors have paid attention to the talents of Christian Garin since his junior days. He is sponsored by Wilson, Emporio Armani, Gillette, Powerade, and Banco de Chile. He is represented by the sports management firm GSE Worldwide. He has earned over $6 million in his career.
Christian Garin’s Sponsors
In 2022, Garin switched to Emporio Armani’s EA7 apparel. Prior to that, Garin was wearing Adidas. Garin signed an apparel and shoe deal with Adidas in 2019. Adidas is the largest sportswear maker in Europe and the second-largest in the world after Nike. Prior he Adidas, he was with New Balance.
Garin has a racquet sponsorship contract with Wilson. Christian Garin previously had a racquet deal with Head. He has played with Babolat and Wilson racquets earlier in his career.
Gillette is an American brand that makes safety razors and other personal care. Gillette is owned by Proctor & Gamble.
Powerade is a sports drink maker owned by Coca Cola. He has appeared in ads promoting Powerade in Chile.
Banco de Chile
Banco de Chile is a Chilean bank and financial services company headquartered in Santiago, Chile. In May 2019, Garin played at the Paseo Ahumada in front of hundreds of fans to celebrate the bank’s sponsorship of young sports talent.