AW: What’s your favorite spot in all of the Caribbean?
RA: A long time ago, Haiti used to be called the “Pearl of the Caribbean” but today I think the Bahamas are on the top of my list.
AW: Describe Haiti to someone who’s never been there.
RA: Haiti is a beautiful island with a lot of culture.
AW: A perfect Caribbean day.
RA: Watersports, food, and music.
AW: Favorite Caribbean activity.
AW: What do you credit for the longevity of your tennis career?
RA: My spirit, my determination, and my wife.
AW: When do you know it’s time to retire?
RA: I still do not know. As of right now I have a Tennis Academy in Los Angeles and I am a full-time coach, but I might give a shot to competition again this year as I still have a world ranking of 300.
— JAMES E. MAYFIELD