Although most eyes will likely be on Cameron Norrie on Friday when he faces Novak Djokovic within the Wimbledon semifinals, the 26-year-old Brit will probably be sharing the highlight with a well-recognized face: girlfriend Louise Jacobi.
When Norrie defeated American Tommy Paul on Sunday in straight units to succeed in the quarterfinals, Jacobi jumped up out of her seat on the All England Membership and grabbed the eye of onlookers, who probably contemplated who the excited spectator within the vibrant pink ensemble was.
Jacobi — a New York native who’s at present based mostly in London — is the founder and artistic director of Please Don’t Contact, an inside and textiles design firm that’s based mostly in Brooklyn, with a high-end, luxurious esthetic.
Louise Jacobi celebrates after watching her boyfriend Cameron Norrie win in opposition to Tommy Paul at Wimbledon on July 3, 2022.PA Photos by way of Getty Photos
Louise Jacobi claps throughout boyfriend Cameron Norrie’s match at Wimbledon on July 3, 2022.Getty Photos
Cameron Norrie throughout his quarterfinals match in opposition to David Goffin at Wimbledon on July 5, 2022.Anadolu Company by way of Getty Photos
In keeping with the corporate’s web site, Jacobi oversees your entire artistic course of and technique, which incorporates sourcing, growth, and manufacturing, along with merchandising and gross sales. Jacobi’s firm has a robust give attention to designing luxurious merchandise for inside design manufacturers and trend homes, together with Calvin Klein.
Jacobi can be co-founder of Studio Virgo, a luxurious trend and residential equipment model. She has a bachelor’s diploma in textile, graphic, and product design, in addition to a certificates in textile and trend design from Central Saint Martins London Arts, in keeping with her LinkedIn.
Norrie and Jacobi are believed to have been relationship for at the least two years. Norrie has images posted on his Instagram with Jacobi relationship again to Nov. 2019 — and the couple has footage collectively in Monaco, New Zealand and Italy.
In January of 2020, Jacobi dubbed herself an “intern” on the ASB Basic — New Zealand’s premiere tennis event — the place she was admittedly “nonetheless determining the tennis guidelines.”
Jacobi was additionally entrance and heart when Norrie turned the primary Brit to win the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells, Calif., final October. After Norrie outlasted Georgia’s Nikoloz Basilashvili to take house the BNP Paribas Open males’s singles title, the couple shared a kiss as he obtained the grand prize.
Norrie’s mom, Helen, has mentioned that Jacobi “has a relaxed about her,” including, “I feel she’s been good for him and they’re able to discuss different issues away from the court docket.”
Cameron Norrie kisses girlfriend Louise Jacobi within the closing match of the BNP Paribas Open in Oct. 2021.Getty Photos
Cameron Norrie and Louise Jacobi are believed to have been relationship for at the least two years.Instagram
In an interview with The Occasions, Norrie mentioned he and Jacobi “get into arguments” after they prepare dinner collectively, “as a result of Louise all the time needs to comply with recipes to the letter whereas I choose to wing it and experiment a bit.”
By advancing to Friday’s match, Norrie is now the fourth British man to make the semifinals at Wimbledon within the Open period.