Ash boules and boards for Roland-Garros and Wimbledon - 21/04/2017

real-tennis-ash-racket

 

The wooden racket appeared from 1505.It brought comfort and precision to the players of “real” tennis who played prior at naked hands.
Ash is appreciated for its flexibility and lightness. The ash tree with olive heart (brown) is required for its resistance.


The ash sawmill Eurochêne produces ash boules (thickness from 41 to 80 mm) and ash boards (thickness from 18 to 54 mm), to satisfy the various uses, furniture as sports equipment.