Archives for August 2017

Stringing the Double Sided Blackburn Tennis Racquet

Occasionally you’re going to run into stringing situations that are going to present unusual challenges. The Blackburn racquet with it’s two separate string beds is a perfect example. I personally have never strung one of these frames so I did a bit of research and I’m providing this post in an effort to help as [see more]

How to choose a string

For many recreational tennis players choosing a string can be a real challenge. ┬áThat’s why it’s important to find a qualified racquet technician to help you navigate through the maze of strings available. Breaking it down into the types of strings and how they work in a racquet is really the best way to help [see more]

Consumer content

Here’s a heads up for our consumer members. When you receive your weekly email newsletter the articles contained there should all be accessible to you. If you click on any article to read the entire content you should also be able to scroll down and comment or ask questions. The way you can tell if [see more]

The Edge Power Trainer

I was recently contacted by the folks at The Edge Power Trainer and sent a sample of their product. This is a simple device that you attach to a racquet to enhance your strength, speed and stamina by isolating the muscles a player uses while playing tennis. While their website describes this product as “innovative” [see more]

Strings Added to String Characteristic Database

Several strings have been added to the database and when looking at these, and others, take a look at the “test date”. This is important due to possible “inline,” or “running” change to the product. Gamma Moto Soft 17 Gamma Ocho TNT Rx 16 Gamma Professional 16 Gosen G-Tour 3 17 Gosen G-Tour 3 18 [see more]