Hopiness auction

Participate in this exclusive auction with BNP Paribas Fortis Champions

Former world tennis stars serving the new generation to maximise their potential, that is the idea behind the partnership between Hopiness ASBL and BNP Paribas Fortis Champions, the only ATP Champions Tour event in Belgium, attracting champions of yesteryear such as John McEnroe, Thomas Muster, Henri Leconte and the Australian giant Mark Philippoussis. This unique event will take place at the David Lloyd in Brussels from 24 th to 26 th May.

Hopiness and BNP Paribas Fortis Champions Classic are joining forces to propose an auction with fantastic lots for any sports enthusiast or seeker of unforgettable experiences, in favour of the young tennis talents supported by the company.

Do you dream of meeting John McEnroe, going to the prestigious ATP Finals in London, or hanging an autographed framed photograph of Kim Clijsters  in your office? Then, submit a bid now in this unique auction!

This auction was made possible by the priceless contributions of BNP Paribas Fortis Champions, Jaguar, Golazo, Imagellan, Justine Henin Academy, David Goffin, Thierry Van Cleemput and Jacques Borlée. All profits will be donated to Hopiness

Meet the Legend

Exclusive meet & greet with John McEnroe including 4 VIP tickets for the final of the BNP Paribas Fortis Champions and the exhibition match between McEnroe/Clijsters and Leconte/Monami on May 26.

Starting price1000
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Have you always dreamed of meeting the world tennis legend John McEnroe in person? On this one-off occasion, he will be at the David Lloyd on 26 May to play a doubles exhibition alongside Kim Clijsters at the BNP Paribas Fortis Champions, a competition attracting former world tennis stars like Thomas Muster, Henri Leconte and the Australian giant Mark Philipoussis. On this occasion, we give you the chance to meet the former “bad boy” of world tennis and watch the tournament’s final and the exhibition as a VIP (offer for 4 persons) on May 26.
  • 4 tickets in the VIP stand for the final and the exhibition match between McEnroe/Clijsters and Leconte/Monami
  • 4 VIP passes for the Pommery Lounge (from 12pm)
  • 3-course walking lunch / desert and cheese buffet
  • VIP Parking (1 pass for 2 people)
  • 1 bottle of Pommery champagne and open bar

Meet Xavier Malisse

Exclusive meet and greet with Xavier Malisse including 4 VIP tickets for the final of the BNP Paribas Fortis Champions and the exhibition match between McEnroe/Clijsters and Leconte/Monami on May 26.

Starting price895
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Did you watch him excitedly in the Wimbledon semi-final in 2002? You will remember that Xavier missed the final by a whisker, losing in 5 sets to the Argentinian. Never had a Belgian got this far in London. Today at the age of 36, Xavier further strengthens the already very strong field at this 1st edition of the BNP Paribas Fortis Champions, the only event of its kind in Belgium, attracting former world tennis stars like Thomas Muster, Henri Leconte and the Australian giant Mark Philipoussis.

On this occasion, we give you the chance to meet the former Belgian tennis ace and watch the tournament’s final and the exhibition as a VIP (offer for 4 persons) on May 26.

  • 4 tickets in the VIP stand for the final and the exhibition match between McEnroe/Clijsters and Leconte/Monami
  • 4 VIP passes for the Pommery Lounge (from 12pm)
  • 3-course walking lunch / desert and cheese buffet
  • VIP Parking (1 pass for 2 people)
  • 1 bottle of Pommery champagne and open bar

2 VIP tickets for the AG Memorial Vandamme 2018

The AG Memorial Vandamme (31 August 2018) is THE Belgian world athletics meeting. It’s also a chance to see our best athletes, like Nafi Thiam and the Borlée brothers. As it happens, we propose you have your photo taken with the Borlées when you arrive. Not bad, eh?

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This lot includes:

  • 2 tickets for Stand 2
  • 2 VIP passes for the Memorial Berlin Club
  • Aperitif, Food market, dessert and cheese buffet
  • Open Bar
  • VIP Parking
  • a photo with Jonathan and Kevin Borlée

Drive a Jaguar F-type coupé, for a weekend’s pleasure

For a romantic weekend, to impress your friends, or just to have fun, make a weekend date now (from Friday to Sunday) with this top-of-the-range, luxury car.

Starting price500
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The date is to be agreed between Jaguar and the buyer.

Autographed, framed photograph of Kim Clijsters on Chromaluxe + 2 tickets for the final

1 framed photo of Kim Clijsters, autographed by the player + 2 tickets for the final of the BNP Paribas Fortis Champions and the exhibition match between McEnroe/Clijsters and Leconte/Monami.

Starting price500
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This lot includes:

  • 1 photo (60 x 40) of the professional sports photographer, Philippe Buissin (Imagellan), with print on Chromaluxe and “American box” frame, often used in art galleries.
  • Autographed for you by Kim Clijsters.
  • 2 tickets for the final of the BNP Paribas Fortis Champions and the exhibition match between McEnroe/Clijsters and Leconte/Monami taking place on May 26.

Autographed, framed photograph of John McEnroe on Chromaluxe + 2 tickets for the final

1 framed photo of Kim Clijsters, autographed by the player + 2 tickets for the final of the BNP Paribas Fortis Champions and the exhibition match between McEnroe/Clijsters and Leconte/Monami.

Starting price500
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This lot includes:

  • 1 photo (60 x 40) of the professional sports photographer, Philippe Buissin (Imagellan), with print on Chromaluxe and “American box” frame, often used in art galleries.
  • Autographed for you by Kim Clijsters.
  • 2 tickets for the final of the BNP Paribas Fortis Champions and the exhibition match between McEnroe/Clijsters and Leconte/Monami on May 26

David Goffin’s racket, autographed!

David’s Wilson racket (Blade 98 1(8×20) CV Limited Edition) autographed for you by David Goffin in person.

Starting price400
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If you are a fan of David, this item is for you!

1 “Train like a champion” day at the Justine Henin Academy.

The Justine Henin Academy in Limelette was founded by the tennis champion in 2007 and since then she has welcomed both amateur and elite players to her facilities.

Starting price150
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This lot proposes a full-day’s immersion as a pro player in the Academy and includes:

  • A technical and physical assessment.
  • 2 hours with the academy’s coaches.
  • 1.5 hours’ physical training at the Justine Henin Performance Center.
  • 45 minutes of injury prevention.
  • Lunch with the Academy’s other players.

2 Passes for the London 2018 ATP World Tour Finals on 14 November.

The ATP World Tour Finals pit the eight best players in the world last year in singles and doubles against each other from 11 to 18 November at the O2 Arena in London.

Starting price125
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On 14 November 2018, you will have the chance to attend the singles and doubles group matches. It is still to early to know who will qualify, but last year Federer, Dimitrov, Goffin and Zverev, to name but a few, were among the “Masters”. If you are a tennis enthusiast, this unique and very high-level event will not disappoint you!

A one-hour private lesson with David Goffin’s coach

1 hour’s private lesson with David Goffin’s coach, Thierry Van Cleemput, at the club of your choice.

Starting price120
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You can’t find the key to improving your service, your game needs a helping hand or you just want to have a unique experience with a top trainer? This lot is for you. Thierry Van Cleemput is the coach who has propelled David Goffin to the top of the world tennis rankings. He will share all his tennis science with you for an hour to help you improve your game.
The date of the lesson will be arranged according to Thierry’s and the buyer’s diaries.

1 training session with Jacques Borlée, for 2 people

Winner of seven national titles, European trainer of the year in 2011 and also the father and coach of four of the world’s best athletes, Jacques Borlée is a leading light of Belgian and international athletics.

Starting price120
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For this lot, we give you the chance to benefit from his tips to improve your physique and set yourself against a demanding hour’s training tailored to your abilities. The date and place of the session will be arranged according to Jacques’ and the buyer’s diaries.