Best Wilson Squash Racquet

Your choice in a squash racquet makes a difference in your game! Open throat racquets have a larger string-bed area, a larger sweet spot and tend to be more forgiving and offer more power.  Closed throat racquets have a smaller string-bed, smaller sweet spot and will suit more experienced players. Open throat racquets are also

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Best Tecnifibre Squash Racquet

Technifibre is a French manufacturer of sporting equipment, specializing in tennis and squash. It was founded in 1979 by the current CEO Thierry Maissant.  Throughout its development Technifibre has built itself a worldwide reputation in the tennis and squash market, releasing racquets, bags, strings, apparel and other accessories. So what’s the best Technifibre Squash racquet?

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Best Squash Shoes for Knees

Squash had a strong following in Philadelphia by 1900. A short time later, the United States Squash Association was formed in 1904.  The court size, equipment and rules were all standardized and the first men’s national squash championship was held in 1907.  Squash is played in 130 countries on over 47,000 courts.  Fitness and Squash 

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Best Squash Racquet for Beginners

Squash gets you in shape, devours calories and tests the mind! So what’s the best Squash racquet for beginners? If you want to learn the game of squash, there are many ways to get yourself into the game, including:  Lessons and classes: Learn the basics with a squash class. Find a class focusing on multi-level

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Best Squash Ball for Beginners

Squash is a racquet and ball sport played in a four-walled court with a small, hollow rubber ball.  The players alternate in striking the ball with their racquets onto the playing surface of the four walls of the court.  The objective of the game is to hit the ball in such a way that the

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Best Shuttlecock for Windy Weather

Badminton is a sport that has been around since the 16th century. The sport is professionally played indoors and is included in the Olympic Games.  Badminton is very popular in Asian countries such as China and India with these countries producing some of the World’s best players.  The object of badminton is to hit the

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Best Shuttlecock for Outdoor Play

Although badminton is always played indoors professionally, it can also be an enjoyable experience for those playing recreationally outdoors! Playing badminton indoors is about competitiveness and honing skills with training and practice. Playing outdoors is a popular, more casual activity for family/friends to enjoy.    More people play badminton as a fun recreational activity outdoors now

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Best Shuttlecock for Indoor Badminton

Compared to other racquet sports, badminton has an added challenge when playing outdoors. Badminton shuttlecocks have a high top speed. Therefore, shuttlecock flight is highly affected by wind. For this reason, competitive badminton is always played indoors.  Badminton is also played as a casual recreational activity, often in a garden (yard) or beach setting. However,

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Best Shuttlecock for Beginners

Badminton is very appealing! In fact, it is England’s most popular racquet sport. More than ½ a million people are swinging a racquet there at least once a week.  As a beginner just starting out, its appeal may be all in the simplicity.  At first, concentrate on just keeping the shuttle from hitting the floor

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Best Badminton Racquet for Intermediate Player

Badminton is a racquet sport played by using racquets to hit a shuttlecock across a net. The most common forms of the game are ‘singles’ and ‘doubles’. Singles is played with one player per side and doubles with two players per side.  Badminton is often played as a casual outdoor activity in a yard or

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