All Babolat articles

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    Babolat works with a human engineering firm


    Babolat , the leading French racquet sports producer, has announced an interesting collaboration with HumanFab , a French company specializing in the application of human engineering to sports performance, to jointly explore racquet sports dynamics. The collaboration will start this year with the construction of a dedicated, 2,500-square-meter Racquet ...

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    Babolat signs deals for the APT Padel Tour 2021


    Babolat and the American Padel Tour (APT) have agreed a new deal that makes the French company’s Babolat Court ball and Jet Premura APT shoes the APT’s official balls and footwear. Working with Michelin , Babolat has developed dedicated shoes for the game of paddle ...

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    Babolat hopes to capitalize on the recovery of racquet sports


    Like some other outdoor sports, tennis has enjoyed a recovery from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic of this past spring, as players can easily respect social distancing rules in the tennis courts. In the first half of this year, Babolat , the world leader for tennis racquets, came 20 ...

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    Nike stole the spotlight in the Roland-Garros men’s tournament


    The French online trade magazine has reviewed all the sports brands that had a presence in the different product categories in the final stages of this year’s Roland-Garros men’s tennis tournament, specifically from round 16 of the competition until the final match in which Rafael Nadal ...

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    Lacoste’s branded face mask for Roland-Garros is sold out


    Lacoste is getting strong extra visibility as a “premium sponsor” of the Roland-Garros tennis tournament through the sale of a branded anti-coronavirus face mask. Featuring its famous alligator logo, it is being worn by the tournament’s personnel, including the referees and the ball boys. The re-usable cotton ...

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    Chamatex raises €10m to relocate the production of sports shoes to France


    In a project initiated a year ago by a French textile producer, the Chamatex Group , the construction of a new shoe factory intended to relocate the production of top-of-the-range shoes from Asia to France started on Sept. 17 in Ardoix, where the company is based. The first three clients ...