For the Pro Staff 97, 97L, and 97UL, Wilson has adjusted the construction of the racquets with a new technology, Braid 45. With Braid 45, the fiber tubes are set at a 45-degree angle to allow the racquets to “breathe” more and improve ball pocketing while maintaining the stability of the Graphite, Kevlar braid.
This is why every racquet you purchase comes with a hard plastic head guard. It acts as the last line of defense for the top of the frame, and absorbs quite a bit of the impact, while protecting the structural integrity of the racquet.
As brown foliage rears its beautiful head and the mornings start to get crisper and cooler, it’s time to tuck your tennis whites away and bring out the dark, deep tones. Or better yet, wave goodbye to those yesteryear styles and embrace the vivacity of the current trends as you hit the tennis courts.
Hybrids are everywhere in 2019. Mattresses, automobiles, cocktails, bicycles, clothing, and tennis strings. A hybrid is defined as a combination of a couple elements. We’re seeing more and more manufacturers combine various types of strings to give players their ideal combo in one set rather than multiple sets.
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If there’s one rule to dressing athleisure-ly, it is that there are no rules. So if you’re struggling to assemble an outfit together, or think your tennis crews are all athlete and no leisure, we have put together our favorite athleisure looks using tennis outfits so you can use put your performance apparel to use more often. From comfort and high-performing technologies to casual, laid-back chic, these options check all the boxes.