- Sports equipment
Sports equipment is a general term for any object used for
Examples for sports include:
Balls are used for
Ball games, including footballs.
ticks, Bats and Clubs
Sticks are used for sports such as
hockeyand lacrosse.Bats are used for sports such as baseballClubs are used mainly for golf(Golf club)
Wickets and Bases
Wickets and bails for
nets are used for
tennis, volleyballand badmintonA different type of net is used for various forms of fishing.
Rods and Tackle
Rods and tackle are primarily used for
Protective equipment is often worn for sports including
motor sportand contact sports, such as ice hockeyand American footballor sports where there is a danger of injury through collision of players or other objects.
This can include:
footwearfor sports includes:
* boards for
surfing, skate boarding, wakeboardingand snowboarding
* skates for sports like
roller skating, ice skating
skis for skiingand water skiing
Vehicles (sometimes specialised) are used as equipment for some sports, including
motor sport, aeronatics, sailingand hot air ballooning.
Examples for exercise include
swiss balls, weights, equipment for the gym.
Baseball clothing and equipment
Ice hockey equipment
Sports Equipment Cleaning
* [http://www.bl.uk/collections/business/sportind.html The British Library - finding information on the sports industry]
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