Founded in 1875, in Lyon, France, Babolat is the oldest racket sports company in the world. Every day, we strive to convey all the energies of the game by providing every player with equipment perfectly adapted for their game and its practice, pleasure, and performance. We strive to offer the best in every segment, from casual beginner totop champion. Babolat products include rackets, strings, shoes, balls, shuttlecocks, bags, apparel, accessories, and are designed and developed to allow every player to express their game.
Unser Ziel ist es, in jedem Angebotssegment das Beste zu bieten, damit jeder so spielen kann, wie er es möchte, egal aus welchem Grund und auf welchem Niveau, vom Gelegenheitsspieler bis zum Leistungssportler. Diese Absicht ist die Grundlage, auf der wir unsere Produkte konzipieren und herstellen.
1875 - On the forefront of innovation, Babolat invents tennis string.
Two years after the official invention of Badminton, Babolat created the first natural gut strings for players' rackets. This major innovation turned the game upside down and broke with the practice of badminton at the time.
1925 - Babolat creates “VS” Natural Gut string: the legendary product will win over 100 Grand Slams titles and become the benchmark for all tennis strings. René Lacoste and Susanne Lenglen write themselves into tennis history playing with VS string.
1983 - Yannick Noah wins French Open playing with VS strings and electrifies the tennis world.
1994 - Babolat believes players need more performance from all their equipment: Babolat rackets are launched, ushering in a new era of power. 1998 - Carlos Moya (SPA) powers his way to the Roland-Garros title with his Babolat Pure Drive racket, the first Grand Slam victory with a Babolat racket.
2001 - Launch of Babolat Balls
2003 - Babolat launches shoes in partnership with Michelin: the first high performance footwear line engineered 100% for tennis specific movement. Babolat innovates to bring more spin to the game with the Aero racket line: the world’s first aerodynamic frame.
2013 - Babolat launches the world’s first connected racket: the Babolat Play Pure Drive, connecting players and the game through seamless technology. Babolat partners with Wimbledon as the Official Licensee for rackets, shoes*, bags and accessories, uniting the founder of tennis string (1875) and the first Tennis Tournament (1877) (*except in Japan)
2014 - Babolat brings an aggressive alternative to the control and precision segment with the launch of the Pure Strike racket line.
2017 - Rafael Nadal achieves “The Decima” with his unprecedented 10th French Open title, captures the US Open title, and finishes the year ranked #1 (he reached today 19 Grand Slam’s titles including 12 at French Open).
The brand takes the floor with its #TrueBadminton campaign and shares the story of the greatest champions and everyday players in their daily lives. December: Juan Lebrón becomes the first Babolat padel player to finish #1 in the world. Januar: Launch of the first 100% Padel shoe.
Wide range and variety of the latest products.
Variety of brands
You won’t find another tennis supplier offering as many products from
such a wide range of manufacturers.
We only offer high quality products and if we are not convinced that a
product is of sufficient quality we won’t offer it in our range.
Exchange? Money back?
You can choose from a range of options, either exchanging your product
for a different size or for another product or requesting a full refund.
Your refund can be made to the card or bank account that you originally
used to pay for your purchase or alternatively the funds can be
credited to your customer account with us and used to pay for future
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This is both an important part of our own philosophy.
In addition, all data is securely transmitted using SSL encoding and we do not save bank or credit card information.
If you want to return goods please e-mail us or write us. We will advise you what to do and refund you, including the original postage charges, within 30 days.
You do not have to give any reason for cancellation. However, a brief explanation will help us to improve our service in the future.
If you cancel, you must return the goods at your own expense. In this case, you are also responsible for the risk of loss or damage, therefore we recommed a postal insurance to cover the value.
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