Victor Thruster K 9900 Badminton Racket Review

2017-05-22T21:14:16+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Badminton Racket Video Reviews, Badminton Racket Written Reviews, Victor Badminton Rackets, Victor Thruster|Tags: , , , , , , |

Background Thruster K 9900 is the new flagship racket from Victor in their head heavy range. In Europe TK9900 is featured in the new Victor 2017-18 catalogue. This racket has a bit of a dark [...]

Essential Badminton Racket Maintenance That Too Many Players Ignore

2017-05-12T11:21:12+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , , , , , |

This badminton racket maintenance article is long overdue. As a tournament stringer, I see so many different badminton rackets. At tournaments, the pressure is on. There isn’t the time to spend on preparation of a racket. Generally, there’s just [...]

A Stringers Tale From All England Badminton Championships 2017 – Part 3

2017-05-05T09:07:04+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing, Coaching Corner|Tags: , , |

Friday is quarter finals day. It’s been a busy week and this day is no exception. We are now catching up on sleep so it’s a late morning although we’re still stringing at 9am. I have a few rackets [...]

APACS Blizzard Pro ZZ Badminton Racket Review

2017-05-15T09:54:17+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Badminton Racket Written Reviews|Tags: , , |

Background APACS are a well known badminton racket manufacturer from Malaysia. I have reviewed a couple of their badminton rackets in the past and it’s a shame that I rarely have the opportunity to test their latest offerings.  So, [...]

A Stringers Tale From The All England Badminton Championships 2017 – Part 2

2017-05-01T11:10:48+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , |

It’s 7:15 am on Wednesday morning. We are already awake, have eaten breakfast and preparing rackets, so we haven’t caught up on our sleep yet. It’s going to be a busy morning with players collecting their rackets before heading [...]

A Stringers Tale From The All England Badminton Championships 2017 – Part 1

2017-05-01T09:27:37+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , |

I always look forward to the commencement of a new calendar year. There’s fresh hope in the air and for me a few special birthdays to celebrate before my favourite week of the year, the All England Badminton Championships. [...]

Li-Ning Xiphos X-1 Badminton Racket Written Review

2017-04-27T12:59:39+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Badminton Racket Written Reviews, Li Ning Badminton Rackets|Tags: , , |

Background Whilst the Li-Ning brand is popular in badminton, the rackets and brand are still a bit of a mystery within the UK. Information on each racket or ranges is sadly lacking and therefore this makes testing or even [...]

Li-Ning Air Stream N99 Badminton Racket Review

2017-04-23T21:23:19+00:00 By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Badminton Racket Written Reviews, Li Ning Badminton Rackets|Tags: , , |

Background The Li-Ning brand is known as the sponsor of the Chinese National Team and a host of other international players from around the world. Whilst it’s a well-known badminton brand, it’s disappointing that most players have no idea [...]