Ultimate Sponsorship Thread

Discussion in 'Junior League & Tournament Talk' started by yonexman001, Apr 12, 2008.

  1. mcutilize

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    dsadssaasdad
     
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  2. TennisNinja

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    Come on guys, chill out.
     
  3. babotennis10

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    I mean seriously, D-Squad? Man I'd be proud too...not.
     
  4. Zhou

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    Dude nothing wrong with Dunlop racquets. I personally almost signed with them to get a good deal on their 200 series racquets. If I didn't find the Pure Storm Ltd. I very well might have gone with the Aerogel 200 at the time.
     
  5. DownTheLine

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    Is there some history between Babotennis and Mcutlize?
     
  6. babotennis10

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    No but he brags all the time and tells people they aren't good enough to get a sponsorship when he is proud of D-Squad? Look at some of his other posts on this forum.
     
  7. Ookie Cookie

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    i completely agree with babotennis, he acts like an egotistical jerk
     
  8. babotennis10

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    Thank you Ookie...he bashes people for not being ranked highly, yet he is like 50 in the Pacific Northwest! He wouldn't last a second in any of the East Coast tournaments.
     
  9. T1000

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    DSquad is so easy to get, even I got offered it (high 80s in New England). It's not that hard
     
  10. babotennis10

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    Yeah T1000, they are probably the easiest company to get sponsored by. That or ProKennex or Avery.
     
  11. DownTheLine

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    Trust me I've read some of his posts.

    Do you have a players package from Babolat?
     
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  12. DownTheLine

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    Nvm I just read your sig.
     
  13. babotennis10

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    Yeah, I'm 9 in my section.
     
  14. DownTheLine

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    What section or in what area of the US?
     
  15. babotennis10

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    Im on the East Coast...dont wanna say my section cause of security issues
     
  16. DownTheLine

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    I was JW because there's a guy towards the top of my section that uses the same racquets, but I think he has more then 3 frames. Not sure.
     
  17. babotennis10

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    what's his name? or what section if you dont mind?
     
  18. T1000

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    don't forget mantis, kirschbaum, and genesis
     
  19. babotennis10

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    I'm talking strictly racquets.
     
  20. ccmasterk

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    Yeah I used that one and a few others, but the one I posted earlier was the one I got a response from first.
     
  21. tomas9848

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    I wish i could get luxilon. lol:)
     
  22. TennisNinja

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    Yeah, I'd like that or Technifibre strings only, string is such a pain in the butt to pay for.
     
  23. azbabolat

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    Thanks for this thread. It is very helpfull!
     
  24. dantesinferno18

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    are you talking about abrums or frueh?
     
  25. Six.One.Tour.90FAN

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    Guys,
    Look out for hybrids from MANTIS strings coming out soon,
    theres a racket as well!
     
  26. Power Player

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    Not all D-Squad players are jerks! I love the Dunlops personally.
     
  27. stanfordtennis alum

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    You know quite a bit about Mantis :)
     
  28. scraps234

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    Great!¡ wen will the rackets and hybrids be released and I wonder where we would be able to demo them
     
  29. tomas9848

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    so can mantis take place of my babolat super fine play as a syn gut string?
     
  30. gnawhb

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    is there anyone I can contact or email to find out if I can get some sort of package from wilson
     
  31. DownTheLine

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    And Johnson
     
  32. DownTheLine

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    Are you top 75 in the nation?
     
  33. scraps234

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    Yeah dtl has a. Good point...wilson if tough...one of youe bets would be to go through a sponsored coach or teacher or head pro at a club that sells wilson
     
  34. gnawhb

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    No but I finished 26 in florida at the end of 2009, so I was thinking that may help because I'm in a good section. I just need to get like 2 rackets for like 300 nothing really big
     
  35. big hitter

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    ^ I live in Florida too and they have a store called matchpoint tennis they sell all their new racquets for $143 plus tax so if you have that store near you check it out
     
  36. Six.One.Tour.90FAN

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    We're going to hold the hybrids till next year unfortunately as all the focus is now on the racket...I've got possible specs:

    315g strung, 69 RA strung, 100 headsize, 16x19 string pattern, swing weight tbc, tapered beam.

    Also negotiating with suppliers about gut!
     
  37. dantesinferno18

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    Hey can someone tell me about athletic DNA. What deals or packages do they give? WHat ranking do you need? I only have like 2 pairs of shorts so it would be helpful
     
  38. nike1021

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    Go to their website and you can apply for sponsorship. If you are a junior a year end ranking of 500 in the nation is the minimum requirement.
     
  39. dantesinferno18

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    do i use my ranking from usta or tennis recruiting.net?
     
  40. nike1021

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    USTA because it is by age division
     
  41. scraps234

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    also you could be in the 40 section range for minimum..... anyone have info on pacific sponsorships or ttk or duc?
     
  42. Kick Serve 14

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    Maybe it's just me, but I snapped power poly at 48 lbs. in about 40 minutes. I must say, I was dissapointed...
     
  43. scraps234

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    i still think they are a good company because the durability might need some work but the spin feel comfort was great! also some natural gut is coming out....
     
  44. Six.One.Tour.90FAN

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    how did it play in that time?
    I've never used a poly strung so low
     
  45. Kick Serve 14

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    Good control, low power, but below average feel...
     
  46. Six.One.Tour.90FAN

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    I just wanted to let you guys know that MANTIS now has a USA distributor!
    His name is Paul Zalatoris and he has worked at Wilson and Tecnifibre previously.
    His contact details are paulz.usa@mantis-sport.com
     
  47. mcutilize

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    i got athletic dna with a year end ranking of 49. Today was also the last day to send in the contracts for the spring pack which included the hoodie which wont be sold
     
  48. gino

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    haha this is pretty brutal
     
  49. Miami83095

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    Those who are "sponsored" by Mantis, what do you recieve from them and for how much money in USD (American currency) ?
     
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