Great for fitness and enormous fun, badminton is a sport that anyone can enjoy! At Gerry’s Fishing, our carefully selected range of badminton rackets, footwear and equipment will enable you make the most of your talents! Whether you are just starting out or you are looking to hone your skills, the fine equipment and accessories from Yonex, Apacs and Forza will help you to improve your game. For badminton equipment in Morecombe, you know where to come!
We stock badminton equipment from the top brands such as Yonex and Forza and can get just about anything you want.
Our range of badminton rackets is simply superb. Throughout the local league's we can offer a try before you buy scheme on selected rackets. Please call us on 01524 422146, option 1 to enquire about this service.
To perfect your game, you need the right racket but one which also suits your budget. The Forza Classic is an amazing entry-level racket at an incredible price which would be an excellent choice for beginners. Forza FZ rackets are mid-price styles ideal for improvers and then you can really sharpen your skills with the outstanding Forza Power rackets. The impressive Yonex Duora, Nanoray and Voltric rackets will enable you to achieve the control and precision you are looking for as you progress.
Providing the grip and comfort you need for dynamic play, our badminton shoes from the Apacs, Yonex and Forza ranges could make all the difference. Delivering superior impact protection to partner that exceptional grip, the shoes will see you covering the court with amazing speed. We have styles for both men and women, all at reasonable prices.
You have the right racket and the perfect shoes but what about transporting all that equipment to the court? Our Badminton luggage makes life easier and features all of the pockets and compartments you need for your gear. We offer styles which accommodate up to 15 rackets for competition play or club coaches and you can’t beat the funky styling.
Here at Racket Fanatics we are dedicated badminton players and play regularly in several leagues. The badminton league on our doorstep in the Lancaster & Morecambe district badminton league and we often talk to the members about what they want from the badminton equipment to ensure we stock the right gear.
We know what picking a new badminton racket before trying it can be particularly hard and expensive. If you play in one of the local leagues we can arrange for you to try some of the rackets out before you purchase one. The local leagues we can offer this in are:
Forza Leander Badminton Shoe - Unisex This super grippy Unisex court shoe designed with a FZorb full length special shock absorbing insole board for maximum cushioning, strong PVC heel and full length EVA insole board. Powerful cushion insock double the impact absorbing power and reverse impact energy for better movement. Non marking flexible gum outer sole with maximum durability and traction ensures effortless movement in any direction. Features: •Anti-Twist system for stability and protection •FZorb heal cushioning •Lightness thanks to high tech materials •Extremely comfortable to wear from the first time
Forza Leander Diva Badminton Shoe Pink - Womens This super grippy Womens court shoe designed with a F-Zorb full length special shock absorbing insole board for maximum cushioning, strong PVC heel and full length EVA insole board. Powerful cushion insock double the impact absorbing power and reverse impact energy for better movement. Non marking flexible gum outer sole with maximum durability and traction ensures effortless movement in any direction. Features: •Anti-Twist system for stability and protection •FZorb heal cushioning •Lightness thanks to high tech materials •Extremely comfortable to wear from the first time
Forza Precision 1000 Badminton Racket We had to check the price when we first picked up this racket. The precision 1000 has been designed as a balanced all round racket to give a 'regular' player the edge without spending a fortune. The racket is actually just slightly head heavy which aids a power smash and produces deep clears with little effort. It has a semi flexible shaft which also makes producing power shots, pretty easy. This racket comes into its own on the defence. You can accurately pick up smashes all day long. - Weight 86g - Balance 290 mm (M) - Flexibility Flexible (2) - Shaft 24 T - CNT U-HM Graphite - Frame 24 T - CNT U-HM Graphite - Power 6/10 - Player All round
Forza Blue Light 15 pc Racket Bag Top notch 15 piece racket bag with all the features you would expect at this price. Really aimed at a club player or coach who needs lots of rackets with him. Extra wide interior with 3 zipped areas for extra rackets Shoe department underside of bag Racksack style double straps so can be carried as rucksack or over shoulder style 2 smaller zipped pockets either side for keys money, paperwork team score sheets etc Made from a tough durable material
Forza Classic 1 Badminton Racket A superb racket for £10 which is ideal for anyone getting into badminton or even a reasonable racket to use when on holiday. - Weight : 105 g - Balance : 290 (M) - Flexibility : Very Stiff (5) - Shaft : Steel Shaft - T-Joint - Frame : Slim Aluminium
Forza Extremely Mens Badminton Shoes A new developed shoe for this season. TPU heel protection, lateral side stability and Fzone grip pattern on the sole make this shoe the ultimate choice for the serious badminton player. The TPU piece and the Carbon Tuck Board give 100% arch support which prevents twist in the ankle. The FZ FORZA Extremely shoe is made with 3D Cubic texture on the upper material making it both comfortable and creates a unique look. Shoe technology: Lateral stability The lateral stability technology enhances the durability of the shoe and the lateral stability of the forefoot during intense and rapid transfer of direction. Lateral stability is important in a badminton shoe when moving quickly around on court from side to side. Dura-coat Dura-coat is our high-tech microfiber PU treated with a thin coating. The combination of Dura-coat gives the shoe an extreme durability and a unique abrasion resistance. Dura-coat is applied on areas where the shoe is most exposed for abrasion. Drylex Drylex consists of special mesh layer and holes in the shoe that provides excellent breathability for the feet. Drylex helps transporting moisture away from your feet to keep them dry and comfortable. Tuck board With our Tuck Board increases the shoe’s torsional flexibility. Torsional flexibility supports the foot’s natural movement and allows the foot to move faster. Our Carbon Tuck Board is made of three-dimensional carbon fiber sheets that support the torsional movement and reduce stress on the arch tendon. FZorb + FZorb is a fantastic material for shock absorption. By molding the FZorb into the heel-area if the sole, decreases the many hard shocks that player’s feet are exposed to during the game, as well as providing increased comfort for the player. For a larger shock absorption is FZorb++ the right choice. These shoes are provided with a hole under the heel, making room for an increased deformation of the material which increases the shock absorption. FZone grip With our FZone Grip ensures excellent grip with the court which supports the slip resistance. FZone Grip consists of various patterns that support variety of movements in badminton, so the grip on the court is optimal in all game situations. We only use rubber of the highest quality to our soles to ensure an extremely wear resistant outsole.
Forza FZ Classic 5 Badminton Racket This is a responsive entry level racket ideal for beginers wanting a proper racket. It features a semi flexible shaft allowing the user to gain good power without to much effort. It is slightly head heavy to increase power for over head clears and smashes. - Weight : 94 g - Balance : 290 mm (M) - Flexibility : Medium (3) - Shaft : 24T Full graphite - Jointless - Frame : Slim Aluminium
Forza FZ Light 5.1 Badminton Racket The Forza Light 5.1 is all about speed and response. At only 75 grams this balanced racket will improve your defensive play no end. Your racket will sinply be in position much quicker to deal with smashes and drives. Another added benefit of the Light 5.1 is it particaularly easy to keep your racket up while in net play allowing you to kill off the rally much quicker. Frame - 30T CNT U-HM Graphite Shaft - 30T CNT U-HM Graphite Weight - 75g Power - 5/10 Player - Fast players Flexibility - Medium (3) Stringing Holes - 76 Balance - 290 mm (M) Stringing tension (lbs) - 22-28
Forza FZ Precision M Badminton Racket Aerodynamic frame for more power and speed. The rigid frame makes it Forza's most accurate racket ever. The very best we can offer but with a medium shaft to offer intermediate and everyday players the same benefits as our tournament rackets but in a less aggressive version. This racket fits almost everybody that want high performance racket but also needs some help generating a little extra power. Aerodynamic frame for more power and speed. The rigid frame makes it our most accurate racket ever. The very best we can offer but with a medium shaft to offer intermediate and everyday players the same benefits as our tournament rackets but in a less aggressive version. This racket fits almost everybody that want high performance racket but also needs some help generating a little extra power. Holes: 88 Weight: 87g Balance: 290 mm Flexibility: Medium (3) Shaft: 40T CNT U-HM graphite Frame: 40T red colour titanium reinforced CNT U-HM Power: 10 Player: All round Tension: 22-28 lbs
Forza FZ Precision S Badminton Racket Aerodynamic frame for more power and speed.The rigid frame makes it Forza's most accurate racket ever. A stiff racket for superior accuracy. The weapon of choice for very technical, skilful players, that generate a lot of power and are looking for a good balance of accuracy and power. Tournament and elite level racket. Aerodynamic frame for more power and speed.The rigid frame makes it our most accurate racket ever. A stiff racket for superior accuracy. The weapon of choice for very technical, skilful players, that generate a lot of power and are looking for a good balance of accuracy and power. Tournament and elite level racket. Holes: 88 Weight: 87g Balance: 290 mm Flexibility: Stiff (4) Shaft: 40T CNT U-HM graphite Frame: 40T red colour titanium reinforced CNT U-HM Power: 10 Player: All round Tension: 22-28 lbs
Forza FZ Speed Badminton Shoes The FZ Speed shoes offer outstanding value for money. They are comfortable, stable and very grippy a great indoor court shoe .Full of great features seen on other manufacturers shoe's that sell at a much higher price. • Ultra grip sole suitable for indoor court use • Laced • Additional reinforcement on key pressure area’s
Forza Leander Womens Badminton Shoes, with arch support and reinforced sides are very stable and comfortable. Durability is increased thanks to the use of Dura-coat high quality micro fibre PU, which means a prolonged life for your Forza Leander Shoes. The inside of this shoe has Dura-grip for increased grip at the net. Suitable for those who want a competitive shoe at a reasonable price. LAT - Enhances the durability of the shoe and the lateral stability of the forefoot during intense and rapid transfer of direction. Lateral stability is important in a badminton shoe when moving quickly around on court from side-to-side. Dura-Coat – Forza’s high-tech microfibre PU treated with a thin coating. The combination of Dura-coat gives the shoe an extreme durability and a unique abrasion resistance. Dura-coat is applied on areas where the shoe is most exposed for abrasion. X-Tech - The ankle is exposed for twisting in the many sideways motions in badminton. A twist in the ankle is one of the most common injuries, but with the evolutionary Forza X-Technology the stability of the ankle is increased which prevents/reduces the twisting of the ankle. Drylex - Consists of special mesh layer and holes in the shoe that provides excellent breathability for the feet. Drylex helps with transporting moisture away from your feet to keep them dry and comfortable. FZorb: FZorb is a fantastic material for shock absorption. By moulding the FZorb into the heel-area of the sole, this decreases the many hard shocks that player’s feet are exposed to during the game, as well as providing increased comfort for the player. + - An extra piece of FZorb+ is moulded into the forefoot area of the sole, to provide a greater shock absorption, particularly useful during jumps and sidesteps. FZone: Forza’s FZone Grip ensures excellent grip with the court which supports the slip resistance. Manufacturer Part Number: 301942
Forza Legend 20 Badminton Racket An ideal racket to start up playing or as an upgrade from an old one. The Forza Legend 20 racket has been designed as an all round racket to give you plenty of power whilst still retaining good control. Comes complete with Forza string at 22lb tension and a Forza super grip. Features - Weight 85g Balance - Even Nano carbon construction Flex Medium
Forza Light 10.1 Badminton Racket Lift your game with the luxurious Light 10.1. With our innovative Air Flow Frame, the joint will make sure there’s no torsion in the frame when hitting, granting you legendary accuracy. The “snake skin” reinforced frame builds on the accuracy and the exclusivity of this racket. Head heavy to help generate power. Stiff for accuracy. Light for speed and manoeuvrability. A top of the line racket, crafted for tournament and elite players, but will help elevate anyone’s game! Frame - 40T CNT U-HM Graphite Shaft - 40T CNT U-HM Graphite Weight - 82 Power - 9 Player - Fast players Flexibility - Stiv (4) Holes - 88 Balance - 300 mm Stringing tension (lbs) - 22-28
Forza Power 376 Badminton Racket The perfect blend of power and control offers you a true all round racket caplable of large smashes yet enough control to deal with defensive play and tight net shots. This even balanced racket offers a medium flex shaft allowing maximum power to be generated with little effort. Holes 76 Weight 86g Balance 290 mm Flexibility Flexible (2) Shaft 24 T - Reinforced CNT U-HM Frame 24 T U-HM CNT Graphite Power 6 Player All round Tension 22-26 lbs
Forza Power 488 M Badminton Racket This stylish racket is head heavy with a medium flex shaft which makes it an ideal choice for most club players wanting to generate more power without loosing control. This racket is meant for offensive players that need help generating power. Holes 88 Weight 85g Balance 293 mm Flexibility Medium (3) Shaft 30 T - CNT U-HM Graphite Frame 30 T - CNT U-HM Graphite Power 7 Player All round Tension 22-26 lbs
Forza Power 688 Badminton Racket A racket designed to offer the perfect balance of power and control.The racket has a balance point of 295mm making it slightly head heavy to benefit and produce devastating smashes and. The racket features a mdium flex shaft allowing power to generated very easily to produce effortless clears and lifts every time. Due to the racket not being very head heavy it retains the ability to be moved quickly and respond well to smashed and under pressure, fast shots around the net. Holes 88 Weight 85g Balance 295 mm Flexibility Stiff (4) Shaft 30 T - CNT U-HM Graphite Frame 30 T - CNT U-HM Graphite Power 9 Player All round Tension 22-28 lbs
Forza Power 9X-290 This is a top racket that will suit the top end of the club or county player.Aero dynamic frame adds to the fast smash caperbillities allowing a smooth passage through the air.Nano carbon fram that is a stiff shaft again adding speed to the smash. Stiff shaft Weight 88g Stringing up to 32 Power rating 10
FZ Forza Precision 3000 Badminton Racket This is a good quality, long lasting racket that has a slim shaft, is easy to maneuver and good control for club to experienced players Slim Shaft - Thin and flexible frame with minimum air resistance. A frame type which is constructed for players who want fast reactions and hits. Titanium - Is a very light and rigid material. The combination of the graphite and titanium increases the racket's durability and gives the racket increased control. This racket comes without a cover - if you would like one, you can buy this separately. This beautiful racket is a good choice for leisure players that wants a good quality racket that lasts while offer superior performance when it comes to precision and power. The frame offers good aerodynamics to increase swingspeed. Holes 76 Weight 85g Balance 290 mm Flexibility Medium (3) Shaft 24 T - CNT U-HM Graphite Frame 24 T - CNT U-HM Graphite Power 7 Player All round Tension 22-26 lbs Comes with racket head cover! Racket Technologies:
Forza Precision 7000 Badminton Racket The Precision Range of rackets are designed for players focusing on Accuracy, Control and of course Precision. For players who like to dominate the rallies with accurate strokes that makes each shot a tough job for the opponent to return. Racket with a very good mix of control and power . Titanium inserts on the frame and Titanium reinforced shaft gives increased accuracy and a head heavy balance generates awsome power. The racket is ideal for the player who is looking for all round improvement on power and shuttle control. Holes 88 Weight 85g Balance 295 mm (HH) Flexibility Medium - stiff shaft (3) Shaft 30 T - CNT U-HM Graphite Frame 30 T - CNT U-HM Graphite w. 4 pcs Ti Power 8 Player All round Stringing Tension up to 28 lbs Comes with racket cover!
Forza Speedster Badminton Shoe Mens This is a top players shoe from Forza, not only do they look brilliant, they have a new technical design securing comfort and stability. The extra EVA damping gives you optimized support. Speedester has a strong PVC heel counter inside and lateral stability technology giving you solid support and stability. The Carbon Tuck Board provides mid-sole stability, decreasing the torsional strain on the foots arch. The extra EVA damping gives you optimized support. Speedester has a strong PVC heel counter inside and lateral stability technology giving you solid support and stability. The Carbon Tuck Board provides mid-sole stability, decreasing the torsional strain on the foot’s arch.
Forza Universe 15 Racket Bag This stylish bag is a great choice for the regular playing wanting quality and space. The bag consists of 3 main compartments to spread out a large aount of rackets, clothing and accessories. One of the compartments has a thermal layer to ensure you water and food stay cool on those long tournament days. The bag features a large and east to access shoe compartment and a smaller accesory packet on the side. Handle wise, it is fitted with 1 end strap, 2 centre straps and 2 adjustable and padded shoulder straps. 42 x 33 x 74 cm
The Yonex AS 20 is Yonex's 2nd best selling feather shuttle. The mid range quality and low price point make this an ideal shuttle for club play and league badminton matches. Yonex are official shuttlecock supplier to many world class badminton events, engineered for distance stability under widely varying conditions of play, high quality materials and manufacture ensures outstanding durability under the tremendous shocks shuttlecocks receive with today's high-power badminton rackets. 12 Shuttles Per Tube
Yonex Astrox FB Yonex Astrox FB Badminton Racket, from the ASTROX series, which is quickly gaining a strong following among the world’s top players, including Akane Yamaguchi, is specifically designed for intermediate players. Yonex has developed a racquet that allows players to maximize their power and increase smash speed. By combining the Rotational Generator System, a technology shared by all racquets in the ASTROX line, with an overall reduction in weight, to perfectly match the swing speeds of intermediate players, the ASTROX FB increases maneuverability during power shots, such as smashes, ultimately increasing smash speed. Additionally, the shaft employs the next-generation graphite material Namd, which helps it to quickly flex and return to normal, further increasing smash speeds. ● Rotational Generator System ● 73g ● Nanomesh Neo ● Recommended String Tension 20-28lbs ● Isometric Head Shape ● Aero+Box Frame ● Built-in T-Joint
Yonex Nanoray 9 Badminton Racket The latest head-light series from YONEX, NANORAY provides a fast and controlled swing with enhanced repulsion via the New Aero Frame. NANORAY is designed for players who force their opponents into the back of the court with extreme speed. The thinner top of the frame sides minimize air resistance for greater head speed, while the thicker sides at the bottom of the head generate maximum repulsion through greater frame stiffness. Features •Level: Beginner / Intermediate. •Type: All Around. •Flex: Flexible. •Head: Square/Isometric. •Weight: 88gm (3U) •B.Pt: N/A. •Head: Graphite •Shaft: Graphite, NanoMesh, Carbon NanoTube •Cover: Yonex ® 3/4 Cover (Cover the head and the shaft only) •String: Pre-strung by the manufacturer with Yonex ® string. •Genuine UK Model - Supplied from an Approved Yonex UK Retailer
Yonex Power Cushion 35 Ladies Yonex Power Cushion development,sets these apart from competitors shoes with easing the shock when landing, transfers the energy in to the rebound, that means less muscle fatigue and more aggressive play. Protects your joints, muscles, and achilles a common problem with push off racket sports. Verification: When dropped from 7m above a POWER CUSHION sheet, an egg will bounce back 4m without damage. non slip non mark sole side netting to aid moisture loss Hexagrip sole patten gives multi directional grip for fast changes of direction especially shaped for ladies feet Please note: Yonex shoes tend to be generally on the small fitting size, so we suggest going up a half or 1 size more, but you know the size of your feet so its just advisary.