What is the padel ?
Emerged in the 1970’s in Spain, Padel is a racket sport between tennis, squash and Basque pelota. Almost 4 millions regular players in Spain on almost 25 000 courts ! There, Padel is a true phenomenon !
Padel Characteristics :
– a shorter and lighter racket than for tennis
– also a smaller court (20mx10m) surrounded by glass walls enabling rebounds
at the rear part of the court
– a synthetic grass surface or a PVC top cover
– a high pace of game
– a game that is usually played in doubles
Padel court also allows playing mini tennis, soccer tennis and badminton.