Most tennis racquets strung in one hour by a group

During the 10 year run of the IART symposium we offered more than just training in racquet service. After all, you have a large group of racquet techs and if it’s all work and no play then things are  going to get a bit boring. One of the fun activities we had at the 2015 [see more]

How Much Influence Do You Have?

Steve Crandall of Ashaway Strings recently posted about “Advise and Consent.”  I believe he said we should “advise more and consent less”!  I agree with Steve! Let’s expand the subject a bit and think about the “realities” of racquet work. Racquet Quest, LLC, and I suspect many others, are in a position that allows us to “advise but [see more]

Symposium registration deadline near

As I look at the countdown clock on the home page of the IART symposium website I see that there are now just 32 days left until we all meet in Chicago for the 10th anniversary of the event. Without a doubt, our move to Chicago will bring about some significant changes in the event. From [see more]

Sponsor Spotlight – Tennis Machines

IART is proud to announce the newest addition to our sponsor list for the 2016 symposium, Tennis Machines. If you’re not familiar with this company you’ll want to give these guys a serious look. Who are they and what do they do? Tennis Machines has recently evolved into a multi-facitated operation by combining forces with String’N Swing tennis [see more]

10 Reasons to attend the IART symposium

Every year, IART puts on the premier event in the racquet service industry at their annual symposium. No other event brings together racquet technicians and pro shop personnel and manufacturers and industry representatives like the IART symposium. If you still need convincing, here are ten reasons why you should attend the 2016 IART symposium in [see more]

Interesting piece on Robin Soderling

One of our newest sponsors to this year’s IART symposium is RS Tennis, Robin Soderling’s new company. Robin will be joining us to share his story in a round table discussion and also spend some time on court with us on Saturday. To see the latest ATP video on the former world #4 go HERE [see more]

IART Symposium – 10th Anniversary Special Edition

This year IART (formerly GSS) will celebrate the 10th anniversary of it’s annual training symposium in Chicago in 2016. From a modest start in New Braunfels, Texas with 21 attendees, the conference has grown significantly and has morphed into one of the best kept secrets in the racquet sports industry. The event kicks off with [see more]

Symposium 2016; Racquet Customization

Check out the news article HERE for the latest on one of our courses at this year’s symposium and while you’re there, sign up for a free account so you can join the conversation The registration is now open for this year’s symposium. You can find all the details HERE 0