Alberta’s best selection and service for all racquet sport enthusiasts!

About Us

Established in 2002, Racquet Central sells a large variety of racquets, clothing, footwear, balls, and accessories for tennis, squash, badminton, racquetball, table tennis, pickleball, and padel. We also offer professional racquet stringing and have strung over 60,000 racquets since we've opened. We have strung racquets for Davis Cup teams, world-class tennis pros, and national champions in badminton and squash.

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Meet Rolf + Lori

Rolf Martin

Rolf has over 35 years experience in racquet sports as a club manager, tournament director, administrator, retailer, and instructor. He has earned his Tennis Canada Coach 1 certification, was named an Honoured Athletic Leader for Tennis by the Calgary Booster Club (2012), and has strung over 26,000 racquets. Rolf continues to love playing tennis and squash, but still wishes he could play better!

Lori Shachnowich

Lori grew up playing tennis and decided to pursue a Degree in Kinesiology at the University of Calgary. Her love of sports and sporting goods translated to involvement in the retail racquet sports industry that began over 20 years ago. She has 20 years stringing experience, having strung over 26,000 racquets.

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2035 26 Ave SW
Calgary, Alberta

Tuesday - Saturday: 12 - 6pm

Sunday: 1 - 5pm

Monday: Closed