Global Patent Index - EP 1866040 A1

EP 1866040 A1 20071219 - SPORTS APPARATUS

Title (en)

SPORTS APPARATUS

Title (de)

SPORTGERÄT

Title (fr)

APPAREIL DE SPORT

Publication

EP 1866040 A1 20071219 (EN)

Application

EP 06726550 A 20060329

Priority

  • GB 2006001141 W 20060329
  • GB 0506297 A 20050329
  • GB 0507461 A 20050413

Abstract (en)

[origin: GB2424592A] Sports practising apparatus for practising close ball control, includes a plurality of generally planar elements 2 arranged in a generally circular array, each planar element 2 having thereon an impact face 3 having at least one target area 8 facing in a generally inward direction. The apparatus includes means to selectively activate individual target areas 8 sequentially in a predetermined or random manner, the target areas 8 being responsive to being hit by a ball impacting on the target to deactivate the target area 8 and to activate the next individual target area 8 in the sequence. Also disclosed is a target including a ball delivery means (see Figures 11 and 12).

IPC 8 full level

A63B 69/00 (2006.01); A63B 63/00 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP GB)

A63B 69/002 (2013.01 - EP GB); A63B 69/0053 (2013.01 - GB); A63B 69/0097 (2013.01 - EP); A63B 63/00 (2013.01 - EP); A63B 69/0053 (2013.01 - EP); A63B 2024/004 (2013.01 - EP)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 2006103423A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

DOCDB simple family (publication)

GB 0606298 D0 20060510; GB 2424592 A 20061004; GB 2424592 B 20090916; EP 1866040 A1 20071219; WO 2006103423 A1 20061005

DOCDB simple family (application)

GB 0606298 A 20060329; EP 06726550 A 20060329; GB 2006001141 W 20060329