Originally Posted by BaselineSmash
It's unfortunate, but if Federer feels mentally and physically prepared enough for it, he should (and will anyway). That said, he suffered a mini-burnout last year after the Wimbledon victory/Gstaad final, and took a while to recover. Maybe this year he should apply more rational thought and less patriotic loyalty.
I couldn't say it better
I wish he would take a week off now, but i think he will still come to Gstaad... It is really bad that one of the only 2 swiss tournament come right after Wimby. At least Roger's real home tournament, Basel, is later in the calendar.