Ashaway Renews Sponsorship Deal with World No. 19 Daryl Selby, Signs Vikram Malhotra

Ashaway, RI – Ashaway Racket Strings has announced it has renewed its long-standing sponsorship agreement with British veteran Daryl Selby, and signed a new agreement with touring squash pro Vikram Malhotra. Terms of the agreements were not disclosed. “Our sponsorship program is a win-win in several ways,” said Ashaway’s Steve Crandall. “It helps athletes reduce [see more]

Ashaway Sponsors Four-Time British Champion Alison Waters

Ashaway, RI – Ashaway Racket Strings is pleased to announce that PSA World #11 Alison Waters has signed a sponsorship agreement with Ashaway Squash. No stranger to Ashaway, Alison has used SuperNick® XL string throughout her career and will now be using Ashaway’s PowerKill® 115ZX racket, strung at 28 Lbs. “We’ve obviously watched Alison’s career [see more]

Ashaway SuperKill® Family of Racquetball Strings — Still Popular After All These Years

— Range of gauge, nylon core designs, power, durability and feel, provide choices for all players Ashaway, RI – Despite the many changes in racquetball over the years, one thing has remained relatively constant. That is the continued popularity of nylon strings like Ashaway’s SuperKill® family. As new string materials like PEEK have been added, [see more]

Ashaway ZyMax® TX Family of Badminton Strings Offers Trio of Proprietary Features

Strings score high in recent blind playtest for durability, control, spin, and tension holding Ashaway, RI – Ashaway’s ZyMax® TX family of badminton strings combines a trio of proprietary features to provide both amateur and professional players a new level of playability and performance. The TX family currently includes two strings, 68 TX and 64 [see more]

PEEK-Based, “Zero Poly” Monofilament Tennis Strings Gain Market Share Among Performance Players

— String manufacturer claims “slip, not shock” generates spin, that players can reduce injuries and improve performance using non-polyester alternatives. Ashaway, RI – Likening his ongoing battle against high-impact polyester strings to a “tortoise versus the hare race,” string manufacturer Ashaway’s Steve Crandall says the company’s non-polyester, PEEK-based monofilament strings continue to gain market share [see more]

Ashaway Announces New Color for SuperNick® ZX Micro Squash String: Bright Orange with a Blue Spiral

— Popular 18 gauge string incorporates a nylon multifilament core in special ZX wear layer of Zyex® filaments Ashaway, RI – Following the successful launch of its SuperNick® ZX Micro squash string several seasons ago, Ashaway has announced it will begin offering the string in a new color: bright orange with a blue spiral. SNZX [see more]

Ashaway Renews Cliff Swain and Ana Gabriela Martinez Sponsorships

Ashaway, RI – Continuing its long player sponsorship tradition, Ashaway Racket Strings today announced the renewal of sponsorship contracts for two of racquetball’s past and present stars, legendary superstar Cliff Swain, and reigning Racquetball Federation World Champion, Ana Gabriela Martinez. Specific terms of the agreements were not disclosed. “Sponsored players are our best ambassadors,” said Steve [see more]

Ashaway Introduces ZyMax® 64 TX Micro Gauge Badminton String for Superior Performance

— BETA Polymer ZyWeaVe™ core minimizes tension loss– Textured coating adds stiffness to string bed, enhances spin and control Ashaway, RI – Ashaway Racket Strings has introduced ZyMax® 64 TX, a new badminton string with a proprietary textured surface coating to enhance feel and control of the shuttle. Like its ZyMax 68 TX sibling, ZyMax [see more]

New Ashaway MultiNick® 18 Squash String is Designed to Cut and Spin

— Proprietary Nylon/PU matrix adds toughness, durability and grip, maintains soft nylon feel Ashaway, RI – Ashaway’s latest innovation is a squash string specifically designed for players who like to cut and spin the ball. New MultiNick® 18 combines a high tenacity multifilament nylon sheath with a specially formulated polyurethane resin (PU) that bonds the [see more]

Ashaway Introduces New MultiKill® 17 Polyurethane-Based Racquetball String

Developed in response to market demand, string is designed for power players to cut and spin the ball Ashaway, RI – Ashaway Racket Strings has introduced a new polyurethane (PU) based, multifilament nylon string for racquetball. Utilizing proprietary new polyurethane technology, MultiKill® 17 is designed to add toughness and durability for players who like to [see more]