England Squash & Racketball (ESR) announced today that it has signed a three year agreement with British racquet manufacturer MANTIS (www.mantis-sports.com) to be the Official Racquet Partner to the Allam British Open Championships in the London Piazza, O2 Arena, 14-20 May 2012 and through to 2014.
MANTIS, who recently signed Greg Rusedski as a brand ambassador for its tennis range, is now used by professionals’ on the tour including rising British player from Nottingham, Eddie Charlton who uses the MANTIS POWER 130 .
Martin Aldridge, founder and Managing director of MANTIS enthused; “We are delighted that MANTIS has been appointed the Official Racquet to the Allam British Open. We are a British company with a commitment to expand the brand in the coming years. We are immensely proud to be associated with The British Open, which is arguably one of the most prestigious championships in all racquet sports.”
MANTIS will be represented within the retail village at British Open. Tickets for the British Open and the Gala Champions Dinner are selling out fast but are available online, whilst squash fans can win a MANTIS PRO 115 racquet on the British Open Championships website at www.britishopensquash.net.