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Gared Update Regarding the Coronavirus

During the coronavirus pandemic, we are implementing comprehensive plans to protect our team members and customers, in conjunction with following the guidance of federal, state, and local authorities. ... > read more

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Selecting Basketball Equipment: RIMS

Although it is one of the easiest and least expensive components of your basketball system to replace, the rim (also known as a goal) plays an important part in determining the level of play on your basketballs system. ... > read more

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Selecting Basketball Equipment: BACKBOARDS

Basketball backboards have come a long way from the wood boards originally used for the game at the turn of the century. Now facilities and consumers have a wider variety than ever before of materials and sizes to choose from in the marketplace, depending on budget, ... > read more

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Selecting Basketball Equipment: BACKSTOPS

When building a basketball court, first you will need to decide on an appropriate backstop. A backstop in basketball terms is defined as anything attached to the back of the backboard and rim to provide support and stability. Consider your play setting, play level, d... > read more

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Which Type of Volleyball System Is Right for Your Facility?

Volleyball is one of the most popular sports in the world, so it’s no surprise that there are endless equipment options and styles available on the market. So just how do you choose? Consider your facility size and layout, play level, multi-sport accessibility, and b... > read more

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GARED Partners with NRPA to Revitalize New Orleans Greenway

GARED continued its mission as an advocate for play in local communities at the grand opening of Lemann Park in New Orleans in September, as a part of the National Recreation and Park Association's latest Parks Build project. ... > read more