April 19, 2012

Djokovic and Nadal Advance in Monaco and I Sold My Yonex!

Who says I should let a sinus and lung infection get me down! Sure I need to get some antibiotics going soon, but I am stoked […]
April 2, 2012

New Yonex RQiS 10 Tennis Racquet for Sale

Hey “Racqueteers!” As www.theracquetshack.com is a blog concerning tennis health and related stuff, I normally would not advertise a stick I have for sale. But, in […]
March 29, 2012

Racquet Flexibility/Stiffness Ratings (RA) and Tennis Warehouse Again!

Well…Tennis Warehouse was kind enough to respond to my last post with the following: Please rest assured that our RDC Machine (“racquet bending machine”) is accurate […]
March 25, 2012

Racquet Flexibility/Stiffness Ratings (RA) and Tennis Warehouse!

I called Tennis Warehouse a few weeks ago and inquired about how they measure racquet flexibility/stiffness and assign ratings (RA) given that most of the ratings […]
March 22, 2012

Farewell to the Donnay X-Black 99 Racquet

I demoed the Donnay X-Black 99 last year and was quite impressed, writing about it at https://www.theracquetshack.com/babolat-and-donnay-favorites/. Since then, I have thought several times about purchasing […]
March 13, 2012

Weighting a Gamma C-3 Racquet Finale

I completed my mission of modifying my Gamma C-3 racquet last week so that I could play test it on the weekend. I removed the original […]
March 5, 2012

Weighting a Gamma C-3 Racquet

Well, I am not surprised…I am going to have to break down and weight my new Gamma C-3 racquet. I am starting to feel some tenderness […]
February 26, 2012

Shack’s Shoulder Status Ten

It was such a beautiful day today that I had to get in some quality court time. So BBold and I played for more than two hours. […]
February 18, 2012

Shack’s Pushup Challenge for Tennis Fitness

Last week I created a contest for a number of friends. In about 7 weeks time, we are going to see how many of us can successfully compete […]
February 8, 2012

Tennis Racquet Retailers Revisited

I wrote a post several months ago entitled, Racquet Retailers, in which I commented on the owner of a local tennis shop who appealed to me to support his […]
January 29, 2012

Aussie Open Men’s Final and the Pursuit of Tennis Excellence

I’ll be hitting the hay soon in order to arise early in the morning and catch as much of the Aussie Open men’s final as I […]
January 17, 2012

Shack’s Shoulder Status Nine

I am watching Nadal v. Haas in his Aussie Open second round match and resting my body after a good tennis workout yesterday on the court. This […]