Researchers at Oxford University say that tennis keeps you young, fit and healthy. And it represents a better alternative to jogging.
Commenting online on the article in The Times on November 30 (left), En Tout Cas owner Rory Shepherd points out the benefits of synthetic grass surfaces over tarmacadam which can be unforgiving on joints of all ages. Proof that tennis really is a game for all ages can be seen in the video above which shows 95-year-old Basil Smith playing a very respectable game - and an astonishing level of fitness for his age.
An En-Tout-Cas court is an investment in the quality of the materials we use and the skills and experience that we have developed over decades as tennis court builders. Whatever the type of surface you need from all round family use to championship level tennis we have the surface to match your needs.
Our tennis courts are beautiful and designed to blend in with their surroundings. But it's the quality of the surfaces we use and the quality of construction, below the lush green playing surface and crisp white lines, that ensure that your En-Tout-Cas tennis court will give you years and years of fun and enjoyment.
The story of En-Tout-Cas tennis surfaces is one of ingenuity, innovation and commitment to quality. Read the remarkable story of how En-Tout-Cas grew, over more than 100 years, from its origins in a Leicestershire brickyard through the Olympic Games to become the best known artificial sports surface in the world.
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En-Tout-Cas have been building the world’s finest and best known tennis court surfaces since 1909. The name comes from the French phrase which translates roughly as "in all conditions." The En-Tout-Cas name is known the world over and is often used as a generic term for any synthetic tennis court.
In fact there is only one builder of En-Tout-Cas tennis court surfaces and our family involvement with the company now stretches back more than 65 years. Quality comes first at En-Tout-Cas and always has. That’s why you will find our tennis courts and multi use games areas in use all over the world.
Today we combine a proud heritage, an unashamedly old-fashioned pride in our workmanship and a commitment to innovation and modern technology. The result is a tennis court that looks beautiful and will play well year after year, after year…
Our range consists of six great tennis court surfaces: Pladek, Sporturf, Savanna, Tenniturf, Omniclay and Matchplay. Each has its own characteristics and maintenance requirements. But whichever surface suits you best, premium quality is assured...
Building tennis courts that will last and play beautifully for years is only half the story. It’s important to landscape your court into its surroundings and then to frame it with an attractive fencing system. En-Tout-Cas offer two top-quality fencing systems for tennis courts...
All tennis court surfaces require regular maintenance and cleaning to keep them in top condition. Moss , leaves and dirt can leave your court practically unplayable. Maintenance by En-Tout-Cas will keep the surface safe, and extend the life of your court .
We have been building the world's finest tennis courts for more than a century. To find out what makes our courts, fences and lighting so special, you need to see our new brochure.
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