Group Led By David Palmer Buys Black Knight USA

Ashaway, RI – A group led by World Champion and squash legend David Palmer has acquired BlackKnight USA, the US arm of top squash, racquetball, and badminton racquet maker, Black Knight. The management group will handle all marketing and distribution for the US from its new headquarters in Orlando, Florida. The team includes Palmer, recognized [see more]

Ashaway MonoGut® ZX Series Tennis Strings Provide Exceptional Dynamic Stiffness, High Spin, and Gut-Like Playability

— 100% Zyex® monofilament construction increases elongation, decreases stiffness for comfortable soft power — Thinner, lighter version of MonoGut ZX Pro delivers even more playability for players who do not require added durability of 16 gauge MonoGut ZX — Surface design plus solid monofilament construction minimizes string movement, improves abrasion resistance and durability Ashaway, RI [see more]

Customize Your Racquet with Ashaway’s Dynamite® Family of Zyex®-based Tennis Strings

Ashaway, RI — According to Ashaway Racket Strings, the range of characteristics available in its Dynamite® family of Zyex®-based tennis strings allows players to customize the response of their racquets to maximize performance. The multifilament Zyex cores of the Dynamite family balance toughness, touch and tension holding, while the various core packages and gauges allow [see more]

Ashaway renews as official string of the USA Racquetball Association

Ashaway, RI — Ashaway Racket Strings announced today that it has extended its contract to remain the Official String of USA Racquetball through the end of 2013. Although specific terms were not disclosed, extension of the agreement reaffirms Ashaway’s long-term commitment to support and promote the sport of racquetball, and ensures their presence at key [see more]

Ashaway’s Steve Crandall Sees Bright Future for Newer Zyex-Based Tennis Strings

Ashaway, RI – In a recent column, Why Zyex® Now, Ashaway string guru Steve Crandall said he understands why professional tennis players have embraced today’s high-tech polyester strings, but claims the future belongs to newer, softer playing material formulations like Zyex monofilament. Noting that polyester strings have been called “gut on steroids,” he said Zyex strings are [see more]