Stringing service - Jean-Pierre Guillonnet
Tennis and squash restringing services (2020)
- All racquets need to be restrung on a regular basis to keep them at peak performance.
- Grips wear out and need to be replaced regularly to ensure maximum feel and avoid injuries.
- Grommet strips (the bumper strip across the top of the racquet) wear out and can be replaced and should be if necessary! (£12.00 fitted)
Our stringer has access to just about every string available, from natural gut to synthetics and hybrids. Strings are personal and what is good for one player isn’t necessarily good for another. Tension of strings is also crucial, some like a soft tension and others hard, it depends on your style of play. Coach and stringer will advise.
Strings come with very different characteristics:
All-Round series: Medium soft strings providing a balance of playability. Prince Synthetic gut, the world’s most popular string! £18.00
Prince topspin with Duraflex, more textured for added spin£20.00
Head RIP Control, used by a lot of coaches! £21.00
Endurance series: Firmer feel for control, spin and durability. Ideal for younger, hard hitting players.
Prince XP, (previously Beast)£23.00
Prince Poly Spin 3D 16L £20.00
Head Hawk £23.00
Hybrid series: Combining softer and firmer strings which offer power and comfort often favoured by the world’s top players.
Babolat Pro hurricane tour + XCEL£22.00
Prince Hybrid Power EXP 17/16£21.00
Playability: Soft comfort strings with good feel, touch and effortless power. Ideal for players who need more power and a larger sweet spot.
Babolat Natural gut VS£40.00
Plus others from: Head, Dunlop, Technifibre, Wilson, LXN……..
Restring with your own string £14.00
I can source most strings!
Talk with J-P on 07831 806 232 firstname.lastname@example.org