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About Us

Over 40,000 racquets strung!

Established in 2002, Racquet Central sells a large variety of racquets, clothing, footwear, balls, and accessories for tennis, squash, badminton, racquetball, table tennis, and pickleball. We also offer professional racquet stringing and have strung over 40,000 racquets since we've opened. We have strung racquets for Davis Cup teams, world-class tennis pros, and national champions in badminton and squash.

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2035 26 Ave SW

Calgary, AB

T2T 1E5



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The Owners

Rolf Martin

Rolf has over 25 years experience in racquet sports (tennis, squash, and racquetball) as a club manager, tournament director, tennis administrator, and teaching professional. He has strung over 20,000 racquets, and in 2012 was named an Honoured Athletic Leader for Tennis by the Calgary Booster Club.

Lori Shachnowich

Lori grew up playing tennis and decided to pursue a Degree in Kinesiology at the University of Calgary. Her love of sports and sporting goods translated to involvement in the retail racquet sports industry that began over 20 years ago. She has 12 years stringing experience, having strung 16,000 + racquets.

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2035 26 Ave SW

Calgary, AB

T2T 1E5

Phone: 403.521.0053