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Staying on Track…Jacket, that is.

Posted on November 17, 2010 in Shoes and Apparel

Going back to the 70’s, usually the first thing I think is Disco, man! Polyester, terrycloth, and bell bottoms, baby! When I think of tennis in the 70’s I think of long hair, corralled with a terrycloth headbands, wristbands, tight polos, and short-shorts. Along with all of that, were the sweet track jackets some of […]

I’ll Always Remember My First Time…

Posted on September 9, 2010 in Strings

…with polyester, that is. Before I became a playtester for Tennis Warehouse 4 years ago, I played exclusively with an inexpensive synthetic gut. I usually went with something like Prince Synthetic Gut or Gamma Synthetic Gut, though it really didn’t matter. I’d spend about $20 to have my racquet strung, then be back in a […]

The Wizard of Boz

Posted on July 23, 2010 in Miscellaneous

What do I know about Warren Bosworth? Before 2006, nothing. Since I started my employment at Tennis Warehouse, I had heard a little bit about him and subsequently read some things. I’d read that he began customizing racquets for tennis pros in 1972. That he worked with racquet manufacturers to help design better racquets for […]

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