The ITF adaptation of Mini Tennis which the LTA brought into being.
ITF also accepted the use of the smaller superceded balls.
12 years ago when the LTA started mini tennis all the ball companies were given a presentation by the LTA.at Queens Club We were told that a bigger, lighter,softer, slower ball was required to start children as early as possible into tennis
All other brands showed no interest
Derek Price being the only one prepared to invest time and money in the ball development when asked by the now frustrated LTA.
Balls were supplied to the LTA,. After a year of testing. modifying and retesting they finally decided they had the perfect ball ! And it was christened the RED 75
The only ball maker in the UK and Europe. Tennis balls,Squash balls and other balls since 1936,
All other balls are imported and made down to ‘price points’. This is not what we do, concentrating on Quality, specials, top end products, personalized balls for all.
Developing balls for the Sports Associations, Tennis, Squash, Racketball and Fives.
The larger Magnum type 3 tennis ball initially for the ITF, became a World Standard ball. The larger lighter Red 75mm mini tennis ball for the LTA. Official balls for The England Squash & Racketball Assoc for ‘Mini Squash’.and Racketball .
Making Tennis balls in WHITE, PINK, Blue,Black,ORANGE, GREEN, Yellow,(of course) and two colours, and personalise them for individuals and companies.Pink tennis
Tennis ball facts:
1. Balls used to be bigger, 2. Are much harder than they used to be. 3. Tennis has declined approximately 35% during the past 25 years.
Balls for introducing juniors into tennis started out 65mm diameter, then 70mm was used for a while,but after comprehensive development the Lawn Tennis Association developed and preferred ball size became
75mm ...the Red75
Although since the ITF have became interested the ITF have taken a retrograde step back by allowing the out dated and superceded smaller balls to be used. (Under pressure from other ball suppliers we believe.)
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