Archives for December 2012

GSS announces new name change

GSS (Grand Slam Stringers) will officially undergo a name change effective January 1, 2013. IART will become the IART (International Alliance of Racquet Technicians) The IART is a global organization that specializes in hands-on training for racquet technicians of all levels including a large contingency of home based racquet technicians, retail brick & mortar shops, [see more]

Ashaway officially announces new IART partnership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For: ASHAWAY RACKET STRINGS PO Box 549 Ashaway, RI 02804 USA Media Contact: THOMAS RANKIN ASSOCIATES Tom Rankin, APR +1 (401) 884-4090 Ashaway Forms Strategic Partnership with International Alliance of Racquet Technicians — Organizations to cooperate on educational and support programing to enhance member technical knowledge of strings and stringing Ashaway, [see more]

Holiday Greetings!

I would like to take this opportunity to say happy holidays to the entire Alliance community. Thanks for your continued support and may you all experience the very best in the coming New Year! ハッピーホリデー Joyeuses Fêtes 节日快乐 Frohe Feiertage Καλές διακοπές 해피 홀리데이 felices Fiestas Boas Festas Tim Strawn 0

Prince EXO3 Tour 100 18 x 20 Review

Everything about this racquet screams “player”!  Weight, string pattern, and recoil weight add up to a 100 square inch brute!  You will see more data later but the low stiffness would typically preclude this from the player category but the dense pattern can compensate and create a good effective stiffness. The thin beam of .792,(20.12mm) is [see more]