Common Reasons For Badminton Racket String Breakage

2019-01-02T07:46:16+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Badminton Stringing|

I often receive questions from players and stringers regarding string breakage and how to reduce the frequency it happens. To begin 2019, I thought it may be useful to record a video to discuss the most common reasons for [...]

How To Measure Badminton Racket String Tension Using Stringster

2017-08-06T11:13:18+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , , |

During this years All England Badminton Championships, I met with the Stringster team who were keen to demonstrate their new app. The app was still in development stage when we met, although it was close to the finished version. [...]

Essential Badminton Racket Maintenance That Too Many Players Ignore

2017-05-12T11:21:12+01:00By |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+01:00By |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 [...]

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

2017-05-01T11:10:48+01:00By |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

2018-02-12T13:23:20+01:00By |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. [...]

A Tale Of All Englands Badminton Stringing 2016 – Part Three

2016-11-09T09:48:09+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , |

Thursday begins with a number of early visits, with players requiring their rackets to be finished to meet scheduled times of play. I have a few meetings to attend in between badminton stringing and watching the action in the arena. [...]

A Tale Of All Englands Badminton Stringing 2016 – Part Two

2016-11-09T09:48:09+01:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Stringing|Tags: , , |

It's day Two at The All Englands, we knew this day would be busy… We've been up since and stringing from 6.15am. We open at 9am and it's a good feeling to see that the frames that arrived yesterday are [...]