The Gladiator is a heavy-duty, zinc finished in-ground unit that was designed to survive in any inner city environment. This unit was supplied to the English and Scottish Outdoor Basketball Initiatives and can be found in many outdoor courts all over England and Scotland.
The Gladiator unit includes a steel backboard with polycarbonate fascia measuring 47” x 35” (120cm x 90cm) with silver finish and red and blue details.
With an 18” (45cm) solid galvanised steel ring and 10cm galvanised square pole with 5mm thickness, this unit can withstand a load bearing of 490kg. The unit offers a 48” (1.2m) extension and comes with a white 12-loop nylon net and 8 year anti rust warranty. Pole padding is provided as standard for added player safety.
This in-ground unit is EN-1270 certified. Installation requires a 39” (1m) cube hole and ground sleeve is NOT included (available separately 65101).
Backboard and ring replacements available (65145 backboard, 65266 ring).
The Gladiator is approved by Basketball England and therefore is complete with a Basketball England logo on backboard.
Backboard Material: Heavy-duty steel backboard (65145)
Backboard size: 47” x 35” (120cm x 90cm)
Backboard Colour: Silver with red and blue details
Ring: 18” (45cm) solid galvanised steel ring (65266)
Pole: 10cm galvanised square pole with 5mm thickness
Sure Shot; the trade's one stop shop for Basketball and Netball
Ransome Sporting Goods has been marketing Sure Shot Basketball equipment in the UK for more than 20 years. RSG and Sure Shot have worked during that time to ensure we offer the highest possible level of quality and service. Sure Shot can offer a full range of basketball and netball equipment from junior units for beginners through to FIBA endorsed basketball goals for professional players.
We plan to have all of our units in stock all of the time to make sure you receive your order when you need it.
Sure Shot undertakes a promotional programme. We sponsor England Basketball National Junior Cup competition and are proud to be associated with the development of tomorrow's players.
We carry the full Endorsements and recommendation of all the key governing bodies of basketball
We work regularly with these partners to improve our products and keep in touch with all aspects of basketball.