BABOLAT PURE STRIKE Racquet chat! Hear all about the new lineup, pro endorsements & new tech in this episode sneak peek episode!

TW Staff

Administrator
We're launching this episode early so you can hear all about the 2024 PURE STRIKE LINE UP racquets!
Listen up to find out:
  • What has changed in these racquets? What was the demand from the strike players for this update
    • how the new flax materials feel
    • What do the updates provide for the player -- what will be noticeably different?
  • What racquets are in the family?
  • Who is the Pure Strike player & how they differ from Pure Drive or Aero hitters
  • Blacked out playtest at TW & our experience with the prototypes
  • How do you go from so many hitter samples to picking the right one
  • Design inspo?
  • Working with Cam Norrie & Dominic Thiem
  • Who are the future STRIKE players?!
  • Best string set up for each racquet in the family
  • and more!
Happy Hitting!
 
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Kozzy

Hall of Fame
Cool podcast. I just got the demo of the PS 97, and I have to say, I cannot see any difference in string pattern from the PSVS. Are you sure there's a change there? I measured the grommet spacing with a digital caliper and there was not a single difference to be found.
 

arsen

New User
Explain the difference to SW Racket Finder

Babolat Pure Drive GT Pl
Head Size:100 sq. in. / 645 sq. cm.
Length:27.50 inches / 69.85 cm
Strung Weight:11.20 oz / 318 g
Balance:6pts HL
SW330
Pure Drive GT Plus
Headsize (in2)
(cm2)
100
645
Length (in)
(cm)
27.5
69.9
Weight (oz)
(gm)
11.4
324
Balance (in)
(cm)
13
33
Swingweight
(kg*cm2)
345
 
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