Get Started: Essential Pickleball Equipment

Are you ready to dive into the exciting world of pickleball? Well, before you grab your paddle and head to the court, let’s talk about the essential equipment you need to get started.

First things first, before you get on your home pickleball court, don’t forget to grab your pickleball paddle. This is your main tool for playing the game, so it’s important to choose one that suits your style and skill level. Look for a paddle that is lightweight and has a comfortable grip. There are plenty of options available on the market, so take some time to find the perfect fit for you.

Next up, you’ll need some pickleballs. These are similar to wiffle balls but specifically designed for pickleball. They come in different colors and can vary in terms of bounce and durability. It’s always a good idea to have a few extra balls on hand in case any get lost during play.

Now let’s talk about footwear. Since pickleball involves quick movements and lateral footwork, it’s crucial to wear proper court shoes that provide stability and support. Look for shoes with non-marking soles designed specifically for indoor or outdoor courts depending on where you plan to play.

Lastly, don’t forget about comfortable clothing and accessories like sweatbands and/or hats to keep yourself cool during intense matches.

So there you have it – the essential equipment you need to get started with pickleball! Grab your gear, head to the pickleball court, and get ready for hours of fun!

Of course, don’t forget 360 SportScapes is your #1 choice for not only your backyard pickleball court, but also ALL your sports and recreational needs. Feel free to contact us at (877) 937-4360 or contact us.

360 is based  out of Windham, NH  and is locally owned and operated.

Featured Brand: Flexcourt – Multi-Sport Courts and more

Here we are again with  another featured brand, FlexCourt. For over 40 years they’ve provided affordable, high-quality courts to backyards, homes and facilities to create long lasting memories. Best of all, it’s proudly made right here in the USA!

360 Sportscapes is always proud to suggest their products to families wanting safe, multi-game experiences in their backyard or home as well as athletes that are looking to extend playing time. FlexCourt products are ideal for schools and community playgrounds needing to resurface old floors and courts (it can be installed over existing surfaces). Best of all, their products are great for events – from sports facilities to pop-up competitions.

Spring is in the air, which means opportunities to partake in additional sports. 360 is your one stop shop for all things SportScapes and we are eager to get your home and business recreation projects installed this spring and summer!


Of course beyond the installation of your multi-sport court, 360 Sportscapes can advise on various additional accessories such as lighting, netting and other related items. 360 can also make recommendations on other future sports and recreation projects.

With 360 Sportscapes, you can let us handle all the details…while you have the fun!

Please contact 360 Sportscapes for all your sports and recreational needs at (877) 937-4360 or by e-mail at info@360sportssystems.com.

360 is based out of Windham, NH and is locally owned and operated.

Backyard Multi-Sports Courts everyone can enjoy

Backyard multi-sports courts have become a popular addition to many homes, offering a versatile space for various sports and activities. These courts are designed to accommodate different sports such as basketball, tennis, volleyball, soccer, pickleball, shuffleboard, four square, and handball.

A backyard basketball court is a common feature in these multi-sport game courts. It provides an ideal space for basketball enthusiasts to practice their skills or enjoy friendly games with family and friends. With the right dimensions and surface materials, these courts can replicate the feel of a professional basketball court.

Tennis lovers can also benefit from having a backyard tennis court. These courts can be customized to meet specific requirements and provide an excellent opportunity for players to improve their game without having to visit public tennis facilities.

In addition to basketball and tennis, multi-sport game courts can be designed with markings for other sports like volleyball, soccer, pickleball, shuffleboard, four square, and handball. This versatility allows homeowners to enjoy a wide range of activities in their own backyard.

The benefits of having a backyard multi-sport game court are numerous. It provides convenience by eliminating the need to travel to public facilities or pay membership fees. It also offers privacy and flexibility in terms of scheduling games or practice sessions.

Whether you’re looking for a dedicated space for your favorite sport or want to create an entertainment area that caters to multiple activities, investing in a backyard multi-sport game court can be a great choice. With proper planning and design considerations, you can transform your outdoor space into an exciting hub for sports and recreation right at home.

Contact us or call the experts today at 360 Sportscapes to get details on your very own Backyard Multi-Sports court and more at 877.937.4360.

Featured Brand: Dominator – Basketball Hoops and more

We are always excited to work with quality brands at 360 Sportscapes, which is why being an authorized installer for Dominator and selling their Basketball Hoops/related products was a no brainer!

For years we’ve assisted homeowners in creating innovative backyard activity spaces for all seasons, as such the professionals at 360 Sportscapes are excited to not only sell but also install Dominator products. While many may go the DIY route, we also understand that some homeowners would prefer to save time and hire a professional installer. Especially when the investment can be significant, it would be best to let the experts handle it.

As we slowly exit the colder months, we know many are already thinking about gearing up for spring and beyond. 360 is your one stop shop for all things SportScapes and are eager to get you up and going once that time comes around.

 

Beyond the installation of your Dominator Basketball Hoop, 360 Sportscapes can advise on various backyard court accessories such as lighting, netting and other related items. 360 can also make recommendations on other future sports and recreation projects.

With 360 Sportscapes, you can let us handle all the details…while you have the fun!

Please contact 360 Sportscapes for all your sports and recreational needs at (877) 937-4360 or by e-mail at info@360sportssystems.com.

360 is based out of Windham, NH and is locally owned and operated.

360 SportScapes Founder & CEO Ted Renda featured in the The Wall Street Journal

360 SportScapes Founder & CEO Ted Renda was recently featured in the Wall Street Journal discussing customization of ice rinks, pricing and more.

When it comes to ice rinks, some fanatics are pretty serious about their setup. Creating your own custom ice rink can be an exciting project that will take your love for the sport to a whole new level.

From choosing the right location and size for a rink to the proper liner and of course creating a smooth surface. 360 has guided many clients over the years through all the steps necessary to make their dream of having an ice hockey rink a reality.

Check out the featured WSJ article that covers NHL worthy backyard rinks being built by hockey diehards.

Thank you to Jessica Flint from the WSJ for the publicity and requesting our expert insight.

Please contact 360 Sportscapes for all your rink, sports and recreational needs at (877) 937-4360 or by e-mail at info@360sportssystems.com.

360 Sportscapes becomes the first YardRink authorized installer serving Massachusetts and New Hampshire

We are proud to announce that 360 Sportscapes has become the first authorized installer for YardRink!

With years of experience helping homeowners create innovative backyard activity spaces for all seasons, the professionals at 360 Sportscapes are excited to work with YardRink. We understand that some homeowners would prefer to save time and hire a professional installer, especially with the challenges that winter brings when it comes to constructing and installing ice rinks.

As Ice rink season is fully upon us, 360 is your one stop shop for all things ice rinks and we are now able to team up YardRink, a locally owned company from North Andover, MA, to provide you custom ice rinks.

Beyond the installation of a brand-new YardRink, 360 Sportscapes can advise on various backyard rink accessories such as lighting, netting, liners, underwater lights and other ice rink items. 360 can also make recommendations on other future sports and recreation projects. For example, a sports court is a great addition to any backyard, as it can house the rink in the winter and also give you a place to play roller hockey and other sports during the other seasons of the year.

Creating an outdoor rink can be a time-consuming and challenging task, but with 360 Sportscapes, you can enjoy a hassle-free experience.

With 360 Sportscapes, you can let us handle all the details… Making it a true gift for both the kids and yourself! With YardRink being an official licensed product of the NHL, and with cold weather now here, 360 SportScapes is thrilled to be a YardRink installer bringing homeowners their own Winter Classic experience.

Please contact 360 Sportscapes for all your rink, sports and recreational needs at (877) 937-4360 or by e-mail at info@360sportssystems.com.

360 is based out of Windham, NH and is locally owned and operated.

Building your very own outdoor Ice Rink

Have the winter spirit and want to set up your very own outdoor ice rink in your backyard? That’s awesome!

But hey, don’t forget about the importance of maintaining that icy wonderland once its built. Here are some tips for keeping your outdoor ice rink in check.

First things first, make sure you have a smooth and level surface. This will help prevent any bumps or uneven areas that could trip up those skating on your rink. You can use a snow shovel or a plow to clear the area and ensure it’s nice and flat.

Next up, consider investing in an ice rink liner which you can get from our online store here at 360 SportScapes and if we don’t have what you’re looking for we can source it for you!

These handy liners act as a protective barrier between the ground and the ice, helping to contain the water and maintain its frozen state. They also make it easier to remove any excess water when needed.

THE FUN PART!
Now comes the fun part – filling up your rink with water! Start by spraying on thin layers of water at a time, allowing each layer to freeze before adding more. This will help create a solid base of ice. You’ll likely need multiple layers to achieve the desired thickness for skating.

As for maintenance throughout the season, keep an eye out for any cracks or damage in the ice. If you spot any weak spots or holes, patch them up using slush made from snow mixed with water – sort of like an icy DIY repair job!

KEEP IT GOING…
Lastly, regular upkeep is essential to keep your backyard rink in optimal condition. Clear away any snow or debris that may accumulate on top of the ice surface regularly using a snow blower or shovel.

Now that you’re armed with these tips for building your outdoor ice rink, get ready to lace up those skates and enjoy hours of winter fun right in your own backyard!

Contact us or call the experts today at 360 Sportscapes to get details on your very own backyard ice rink at 877.937.4360.

Jumpstart Your Year!

As we gear up for a new year, why not consider a new SportScape?

 

In 2023 we had the opportunity to work on many projects that we are extremely proud of. Those projects also allowed us the to provide that unique 360 touch that we are well known for.

As we step into a year of new possibilities and adventure we’d love for you to consider us for your next SportScape services.

By request and for a limited time, we have extended our 5% OFF discount on all of our Basketball Hoops and Ice Skating rinks until January 15th 2024.

Simply email us at info@360sportssystems.com
and mention the code “NEWYEAR24” to enjoy this extended holiday discount.

Thank You! We look forward to working with you!

Sportscapes: The Perfect Gift To Create Lasting Memories

Are you  looking for the perfect holiday gift that combines the love of sports and unforgettable memories with your loved ones? Then look no further!

Whether your activities like ice hockey, ice skating, tennis or even basketball 360 Sportscapes can help you capture the essence and excitement of your favorite sports moments. Not only can we help bring those memorable sporting events to life, but also allow you to relive those exhilarating moments every time you glance at them.

A GREAT GIFT!

Why do sportscapes make such great holiday gifts? It’s important to note that they can be incredibly versatile. The options are endless, whether you’re shopping for a die-hard sports fan or someone who simply appreciates beautiful artwork, sportscapes are sure to impress. They can add a touch of personality and passion to your backyard!

So this holiday season, consider giving the gift of a sportscape. It’s a thoughtful present that’s waiting to create lasting memories and experiences for you and your loved ones!

Let 360 help shape your ice rink into a masterpiece!
Call today to get the 360 Home Court Advantage!  
You Dream it… We build it!

Contact us or call the experts today at 360 Sportscapes to get details on your very own backyard ice rink at 877.937.4360.

In The News: 360 SportScapes Featured On WCVB!

360 SportScapes Founder & CEO Ted Renda & WCVB Meteorologist David Williams discussing Ice Rinks & how the weather plays an integral part in enjoying the winter ice rink season.

Check out Channel 5’s feature story which aired this past Tuesday December 5th on WCVB Channel 5 Boston. This is part of a series involving New England weather & our amazing outdoor ice rinks & hockey rinks.

Special thanks to channel 5 and David Williams for the publicity.

Let 360 help shape your ice rink into a masterpiece!
Call today to get the 360 Home Court Advantage!  
You Dream it… We build it!

Contact us or call the experts today at 360 Sportscapes to get details on your very own backyard ice rink at 877.937.4360.