Incorporates and introduces the Blue Thunder Paddle.
Introduces the RRF paddle named after multi-time National Champion, future hall of famer Robin Fulton.7 out of 8 finalists in the APTA National Championships used Viking paddles.
Viking platform tennis balls are introduced and become the preferred ball of the sport.Introduces the “White Lightning” paddle. The sport’s first paddle designed specifically for “two-handed” backhand players.Starts the Viking Cup - an adult/child nationwide tournament.
Viking introduces the OZ paddle, which becomes the best selling paddle of all time.
1999Viking introduces “grit” paddle surfaces.