SIZE & GRIP
- Racquets with a narrow profile, or beam width, are flexible with a maneuverable feel.
- A wide-profile racquet offers increased power and a larger sweet spot.
- Novices should choose a mid-profile racquet that balances power and control.
- Every player has an individual preference for grip feel.
Moreover, what size squash racket should I get?
Squash rackets vary in weight between 110g & 160g. Lighter weight rackets are great for more manoeuvrability and fast movement. You get more power with heavier rackets, but these are harder to move around quickly. A few years ago, the fashion was to go for lighter and lighter rackets.
|Squash Racquets||Technology||String Pattern|
|Tecnifibre Carboflex Cannonball 125||Graphene Tech||14/18|
|Dunlop Hyper Fiber XT Revelation 125||Hyper Fibre||14/18|
|Head Graphene 360 Speed 120||Graphene 360||12/17|
|Tecnifibre Carboflex X-Speed 125||Graphene Tech||14/18|
Just so, what is the best squash racket for beginners?
Top 9 Squash Rackets for Beginners
- Head i110 Squash Racket.
- HEAD MicroGel 145 Squash Racquet.
- Wilson Hyper Team 500 Squash Racket.
- WILSON Hyper Hammer 120 Squash Racquet.
- Head Cyano115.
- Dunlop Aerogel 130.
- Prince Team Inspire 200 Squash Racquet.
- HEAD Nano Ti 110.
What squash balls do professionals use?
The Dunlop Pro Squash Ball is the official ball at all national and international tournaments. The Pro has the lowest bounce and requires a good technique by both players. The ball with a single yellow dot is called the Competition Squash ball. It´s the best choice for quite an experienced player.
Is a lighter squash racket better?
A lighter squash racket is generally the best choice if your style of play is aggressive, fast and involves snapping through the ball in order to make directional changes (Such as the Dunlop Aerogel 4D Pro GT-X).
What is the lightest squash racket?
What weight squash racket do pros use?
Medium Weight Squash Rackets (130g – 140g)
This weight range is what most players go for, including professionals. They provide a good trade-off between power and maneuverability.
What is the difference between tennis and squash racket?
A squash racquet is smaller than a tennis racquet due to the limited amount of space players have on the court. … Tennis racquets provided greater reach to players and a broader surface to hit the ball. A tennis racquet cannot be longer than 29 inches. Most tennis racquets vary in size, weight, and hitting surface size.
Is squash a dying sport?
“Data from Australian Bureau of Statistics shows the sport has suffered year-on-year declines in adult participation rates, from over 300,000 participants in 1998 to just over 100,000 in 2013,” Squash Australia reported. Mr Yeend said there were many reasons for squash’s demise.
Is squash easier than tennis?
While both the games bring a high level of difficulty and excitement to players, Tennis edges out squash as the harder sport to learn. A tennis player who gets on a squash court for the first time will be able to keep a few rallies going.
Can I use tennis racket for squash?
You should not use a tennis racket to play squash because they are far heavier than squash rackets, and could result in wrist and shoulder injuries. A tennis racket would also sap stamina much quicker, and would be hard to swing hard enough to get force into your shots. All in all, don’t do it!