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About us

ALMOST 30 YEARS IN THE BUSINESS!

Since 1991, there has been an unwavering dedication to provide industry- best service levels and expert advice to our customers around the world. Our mission has always been to help all our customers choose the right products. Racquet Sports is the heart and soul of our business and for three decades we have inspired our customers with a wide variety of products and it remains our quest to give everyone a first-class shopping experience.

The Framework Team is delighted to launch our new state-of-the-art website which allows you to shop more conveniently at any time and any place on a laptop, smartphone or tablet.

Our
long history

 

2020

Framework is appointed as the exclusive UK Distributor for Dunlop racquet sports strings & accessories products. Dunlop have been revolutionising the world of sport for more than 130 years and we are very excited about this new chapter in our history.

2020

Framework enters in to agreement to become Distributor for Slinger Bag in UK & Ireland.

Slinger Bag is now widely recognised as the hot new product in Tennis since launching in Spring 2020 and continues to receive widespread critical acclaim. The product has surpassed all order forecasts in each market where the product has already been launched, none more important than the world’s largest tennis market, the USA, where orders have reached $2 million over a 4 month period.

Slinger Bag enables tennis players to get out on court to play at any time without the need to find a playing partner - whether that be at their club, local park, on their driveways or in any other available open space. Slinger Bag is lightweight, wheeled like a trolley bag and easily transported. It offers players the versatility to store all of their tennis gear including racquets, shoes, towels and accessories.

2020

Framework enters in to a partnership with Ashaway. Their long history dates back to 1824 making twine for the fishing industry! Ashaway started making racket strings in 1949 and are renowned for making some of the best squash and badminton strings in the world.

2020

Framework adds Volkl to their product portfolio. Famous for making high tech Ski products since 1923, Volkl moved into the world of tennis in the 1970's and remained a highly prestigious manufacturer ever since.

2020

Framework enters a formal partnership with Kirschbaum. Founded over 30 years ago, Kirschbaum was the pioneer of polyester tennis string.

2019

World-leading supplier Yonex is added to the Framework brand portfolio. Market leaders in the supply of badminton equipment around the globe and renowned for the highest quality tennis frames on the market since 1957.

2019

Framework enters a supply arrangement with Tecnifibre. The French company was founded in 1979 and has always been recognised as one of the leading producers of premium tennis strings.

2011

Framework enters in to a distribution agreement with Prince. Since 1970, Prince have redefined the racquet sports landscape by bringing to market the most innovative and forward-thinking products. Their Synthetic Gut remains the best selling string in the world.

2005

Framework is given exclusive UK distribution rights for Luxilon string. By far the #1 String played on the ATP & WTA Tours. Roger Federer relies on it as well as over 60% of the top 50 tennis professionals.

1993

Framework becomes an official UK distributor for Edwards Sports Products. The Dorset-based company have been hand making industry-best tennis court equipment for over 130 years and supply products to the highest profile tournaments around the world - including The Wimbledon Championships!

1991

The start of our journey! Framework is appointed the exclusive UK & Ireland Distributor for all Wilson Racquet Sports Accessory products. Wilson have been developing the highest quality equipment since 1914 and the brand has endorsed more world #1’s than any other company.

Our headquarters

Unit 18A, Buriton Business Park
Mapledurham Lane
Weston
Petersfield
GU32 3NJ
United Kingdom

 

Expert
product advice

 

We are not only selling our products - we play them too! This means we get out on court as often as we can to put products to the test. This allows us to give you honest and valuable feedback. We know that strings and string technology can be notoriously complex but we are always on hand at the end of a phone or email to help our customers choose the right product.

Our 'String Advice' section gives advice on all aspects of strings - the different types available, string gauge information, details on how to fine-tune your tension to improve your racquet/string combination and lots more besides!

 

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