RacquetTech Issue 2 - 2017 April 5, 2017 - Page 12

12 Industry News Tecnifibre Stringing Services have been busy this winter. stringing at the Open 13 Provence in France, the ABM AMRO Rotterdam and at the Delray Beach Open in Florida. The four stringers strung a record 404 rackets at the ABM AMRO Rotterdam this year, beating the record of 403 last year. Tecnifibre french team member joined 3 ERSA Netherlands stringers, Timo, Richard and Dimitrij. 4650 Tecnifibre X-One balls were used at the tournament with special branding for the tournament. Tecnifibre also ran an 80 square meter booth where they sold Tecnifi- bre and ATP branded Tecnifibre products. The tounament was won by Jo Wilfried Tsonga. This was the ninth year Tecnifbre has run the stringing service at the Open 13 tournament. Four French stringers strung 217 rackets. Tecnifibre was also the Official Ball with 5040 balls branded with the “13” on them. The tounament was won by Jo Wilfried Tsonga. This was Tecnifibre’s first year running the stringing service at Delray Beach. The tournament is 27 years old and won by Jack Sock this year. Three stringers, one French and two Americans ran the service stringing 394 rackets. Milos Raonic strung the most rackets, with 30 at 23/24 Kilos. Tecnifibre had a booth and show window to promote products. www.tecnifibre.com