Vicki Berner: International Tennis Star
Vicki Berner was only 14 years old when she embarked on a tennis tour of East Canada and the United States. When she returned to Vancouver she had won multiple titles. In 1962, she became the first BC woman to win the British Columbia Junior Claycourts Championship. Berner went on to play at Wimbledon six times and won a gold medal at the Jewish Maccabiah Games. She became a professional tennis player in 1971.