Gear of the Year, Great Toys for Grown-up Boys
Edited by David Sparrow
Sports, Fitness, Adventure, Ideas December1997/January 1998 Issue
This year, like any year, we saw press releases touting
thousands of new products -everything from sports equipment to camping
gear to consumer-electronics gizmos. We tested hundreds of these
items in the field, and many of them wound up in our pages. But
these stand out as 1997s most significant breakthroughs. Take
some notes, then start dropping holiday hints.
Its the most comfortable
racquet Ive ever hit with.
It seems to absorb more shock than most conventional racquets.
-Gary Squires, TENNIS
Racquet Advisory Panel,