Ron Yu - A-List Stringer & Technician

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Ron Yu, a well established and respected stringer & racket technician on tour joins us for Episode 98 😃
Ron has strung rackets for the likes of Agassi, Sampras, Federer, Djokovic, Murray, Wawrinka & more! The list is endless 😅
We talk:

  • How he got involved in the industry
  • Players he has worked with
  • Strings used by pros
  • Surviving through the COVID pandemic
  • How tour dynamics have changed
  • Upcoming tournaments

Ron joined us from his office, just a week before he is to travel to Geneva to string for Roger Federer 🔥

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Episode Chapters
2:33 - How he got into the industry

3:41 - Players that he has worked with

5:29 - How meticulous are players?

9:47 - Signing players for a year

13:45 - How many rackets do pros use?

15:51 - What strings do pros use?

17:44 - Surviving through COVID

19:26 - Upcoming Tournaments

21:00 - Dynamics on tour changing over time

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