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RECOMMENDATION!

​If you want to trust our string expertise and avoid the hassle of researching for hours, we developed a 1-minute questionnaire that will allow us to give you a precise string recommendation!

String Basics

Tier One Sports currently offers 2 type of strings: Co-polyester and multifilament.

Co-Polyester strings:

The following are general guidelines of why a player would or would not choose to play with co-polyester strings.

Advantage:
  • Better access to spin
  • More ball control
  • Increased string durability
Disadvantage:
  • Not as arm-friendly. (if you have a history of arm pain, please note that co-polyester strings can affect your arm negatively! Also, if you are below the age of 13 and above the age of 65 and have no prior experience playing co-polyester strings please consult with your coach or racquet technician to find out if this type of string is right for you)
  • Less power
  • Less tension stability
  • Less feel

Multifilament strings:

The following are general guidelines of why a player would or would not choose to play with multifilament strings.

Advantage:
  • Arm-friendly
  • Great feel
  • Usually provides more power
  • Usually offers higher tension stability
Disadvantage:
  • Less access to spin
  • In general less control
  • Less durability

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