1. Text or call 250.881.0344.
2. Arrange for a convenient racquet drop-off location.
3. We will contact you when your racquet is ready!
Installation of overgrips, factory replacement grips, grip size consultation and customization for all Racquet Sports and Paddle Sports including Tennis, Pickleball, Squash, Badminton, Racquetball and Table Tennis.
Racquet customization includes weight and balance adjustments, "racquet matching", grip shape & size changes.
We also repair broken grommets or replace grommets/bumper-guard sets on Tennis and Squash racquets.
We sell many types of grips, balls, vibration dampeners and more.
I can also help you with selecting, play-testing and purchasing a new racquet.
We are partnered with Courtside Sports of Victoria, one of Canada's leading Racquet Specialty Stores.
Grips, Balls, Accessories &
Professional Racquet stringing in the Comox Valley for tennis and squash offered by experienced USRSA-certified stringers. We offer a variety of strings for all players levels and next day stringing service.
CALL or TEXT 250.881.0344
My name is Al Klieber and I have been involved in racquet sports and racquet service for 50+ years.
Originally from Germany, I started playing competitive Tennis and Table Tennis as a young man, and started my first racquet stringing business in 1977. While travelling, I met my wife, Rose (a Canadian from Victoria, BC) and was easily persuaded to make Vancouver Island my new home. In 1989, I became the Head Teaching Pro at the Victoria Racquet Club and shortly thereafter, together with my wife, Rose, and baby daughter Morgan, we opened Courtside Sports, a racquet specialty retail store. While coaching and running a business with my family, I also spent time playing competitive Tennis in many local, provincial and national tournaments. Morgan also developed a love of the sport and in addition to receiving a tennis scholarship at a US college, she also became an MRT-certified stringer and technician at our business.
We grew Courtside Sports into a well known and respected business but after 32 years, with our daughter and the beautiful Comox Valley beckoning us, we sold the business and handed over the reigns to two of our employees.
We are very excited to be a part of the community here and are enjoying spending our time getting to know the Comox Valley Tennis Club members and working out at Morgan's gym here in town: Wild and United Athletics.