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2016 Demo Sale

Every year we provide strung tennis frames for customers to take out and play-test to help them decide on the racket that best matches their playing style. We have both an in-store “demo fleet” and a touring set of demo … Read more

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Getting a Handle on Grip

    The warm days and sunshine have brought players out onto courts all over the city, some of them bringing rackets out of storage for the first time in months. Behind the racket desk we’re getting lots of questions … Read more

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What’s In Keith’s Tennis Bag?

R&R staffer and avid tennis player, Keith, let’s us into his bag to see what gear is essential for him to carry to the court. A. The Bag: A Babolat Aero Pro Holder 12 Tennis Bag – It comes complete … Read more

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#ThisIsMyYear to Take up Tennis

I didn’t grow up with a tennis racket in my hand. I had played competitive soccer from an early age and when I gave that up I spent a year away from sports in general, but the need for activity … Read more

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Top Picks for the Tennis Player

From shoes to string, we’ve reviewed a few top picks for the tennis player on your gift list. Newly released and rated by the experts at Rackets & Runners. New 2015 HEAD rackets and shoes just came in, and there … Read more

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Jericho Beach Park

Throughout the Summer Rackets & Runners will be profiling public tennis courts around Metro Vancouver. To find a court near you, check out the Vancouver Park Board’s listing of public tennis courts. Read about public court rules & etiquette. ______________________ Description: Brand new … Read more

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Heather Park

Throughout the Spring and Summer Rackets & Runners will be profiling public tennis courts around Metro Vancouver. To find a court near you, check out the Vancouver Park Board’s listing of public tennis courts. Read about public court rules & etiquette. ______________________ … Read more

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Queen Elizabeth Park

Throughout the Spring and Summer Rackets & Runners will be profiling public tennis courts around Metro Vancouver. To find a court near you, check out the Vancouver Park Board’s listing of public tennis courts. Read about public court rules & … Read more

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Davis Cup Success

EVENTS: Well , the Davis Cup has come and gone but not without some history being made. For the first time ever, Canada has won a tie in the World group and moves into the quarterfinals against Italy. Although Spain … Read more

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New Year, New Gear!

Well, let me start by saying Happy New Year! 2013 should be an exciting year for tennis, especially for Canadian Tennis. Rackets & Runners will be expecting its shipments of new racquets, shoes, strings and clothing by the end of January … Read more

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