Confused about buying a racquet?

Buying a racquet can be a difficult process to say the least so I'm offering the following information can help you through the process. The very best way to buy a racquet is to narrow down the choices by working with a knowledgeable person who can … [Continue reading]

Tip to IART members for selling your B/G sets

As an IART member are you taking advantage of the B/G selling feature? If you've already listed your B/G sets I've included some details below as to how I promote and sell my B/G sets on FaceBook. If you haven't already listed your B/G sets for sale … [Continue reading]

Hey Consumers…..did you know?

IART has a section specifically dedicated to the consumer and it's easy to sign up. All you have to do is go HERE and follow the prompts. For those of you who are already in our consumer group I'd like to pass on some information that perhaps many … [Continue reading]

A Matter of Accuracy & Trust

For those of us in the profession of racquet service, we are often asked about strings, a tension for that string or advice on buying a racquet. This has become an even more complex set of questions in the 21st century with the plethora of … [Continue reading]

Ashaway MonoGut Tension Results

Doing an actual play test review on a string can be long and difficult. Plus, it can be very hard to get accurate results because you're relying on a player to test the tension every time they play and in my experience that happens about 2 out of 10 … [Continue reading]


Coaches, we need your help!  My strokes are beyond help so what I am talking about is communication between you, the coaches, us, the racquet technicians, and the player! Professional racquet technicians try hard to maximize the equipment the … [Continue reading]

Head Graphene 360 Speed Pro

Head is introducing their new Speed Series, and it is coming with some significant changes! The most obvious and dramatic is the move toward a minimalist "look."  The graphics consist of black and white!  Gone are the days of multi-colored Speed … [Continue reading]

Wilson Burn 100 CV V2.0

I'll admit that I'm going to be just a little bit biased on this review because this is my personal racquet of choice. I was previously using a 113 oversize Donnay frame that was quite comfortable but I just felt more comfortable with this Burn on my … [Continue reading]

The path and payoff to pro sports stardom

I recently learned where Federer has signed on with clothing sponsor Uniqlo for a reported $300 million dollars. Nike was given the opportunity to match and they declined. I think when the average fan sees these kinds of things they immediately have … [Continue reading]

Meet Jennifer

Jennifer walked into the World Headquarters of Racquet Quest the other day and asked to have her racquets strung.  Nothing unusual about that, of course. I looked a the racquets in her hand and thought to myself..." Well, where are … [Continue reading]