- Roger Federer is the first living Swiss citizen to honor a coin
- 38-year-old Federer tweeted and thanked Switzerland’s government
The Swiss government has launched a 20 franc coin in honor of the tennis player Roger Federer. Federer is the first surviving Swiss to honor the coin. The official Mint Swiss mint has issued a statement saying that 55,000 coins containing the photo have been made while backhanding Federer. Swiss mint will release 40 thousand gold coins with 50 francs in May.
Swiss mint said on Monday that they will issue this silver coin from January 2020. The 38-year-old Federer tweeted and thanked the Swiss government. The tennis player has won 20 Grand Slam so far.
Switzerland’s star tennis player Roger Federer has ranked fifth on Forbes‘ list of the richest players in 2019 with an annual revenue of Rs 667 crore. His 613 crore rupees. Earned from brand endorsement. It was the highest in the world of sports. The special thing is that Federer not only endorses brands to recognize them but also takes an interest in his own endorsement. This is the reason he recently invested in a shoe company. Another passion followed this besides tennis. Federer has collected around 250 pairs of shoes so far.
Federer talked about his shoe passion after a deal with Swiss-based footwear company ‘On’. He told me how the craze of something played a big role in his life success. He said, “You don’t have the craze of collecting 250 pairs of shoes like me. But fed has a very important place in life. This leads to good things. Because whenever you pursue your passion, your daily work is no longer normal. ”
Federer plays an advisory role in a shoe company
In an interview with Complex Network in 2014, Federer stated that his first love was always tennis. But his interest in sneakers increased after he made a deal with sports company Nike early in his career. Today his same interest has become a craze and Federer has invested in a shoe company. The special thing is that he is not just an investor, but is also playing the role of consultant and product designer in the company. Federer says that while working on his passion, he does not feel that he is doing anything separately. Federer says that it sounds like fun.