Luxilon named ‘String Manufacturer of the Decade’

ERSA selects Belgian tennis string manufacturer as best over the last decade

The European Racquet Stringers Association (ERSA) has selected Luxilon as ‘String Manufacturer of the Decade’ for the years 2000-2010.

Luxilon said it was given the award due to its wide use on the men’s and women’s pro tours with73 per cent of ATP Top 100 players and 59 per cent of WTA Top 100 professionals opting to use its strings. It said ERSA described its product as ‘the string most companies are trying to copy’.

“All of us at Luxilon are very proud to win this award,” said Nico Van Malderen, Luxilon president.

“This furthers our belief that strict quality control and continuous research has helped to produce strings that will improve every player’s game, regardless of ability.”