A Stringers Tale From The All Englands 2018 – Part 2

2018-05-03T22:46:19+00:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles|Tags: , , , , |

It’s a good feeling waking up on the Tuesday morning at The All England Tournament knowing that we are up-to-date. But, at the same time I feel there’s something wrong, something we haven’t been told. Historically Tuesday is qualifiers [...]

A Stringers Tale From The All Englands 2018 – Part One

2018-04-20T08:47:14+00:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles|Tags: , , , |

With any event, most of the preparation happens weeks or months in advance. Stringing at the All Englands Championships for Team Victor takes a fair amount of organisation. Prior to any planning taking place, I have to receive confirmation [...]

How To Measure Badminton Racket String Tension Using Stringster

2017-08-06T11:13:18+00:00By |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. [...]

Badminton Racket Maintenance Video – Grommets

2017-05-29T14:12:08+00:00By |Categories: Badminton Articles, Badminton Equipment|Tags: , , , , |

Before I restring a badminton racket, there are several checks I undertake, which I consider to be critical in order to prolong the life of the new string I put in. I highly recommend you inspect your grommets, or [...]

Essential Badminton Racket Maintenance That Too Many Players Ignore

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