The Extreme range has been given a new design and updated technology and now incorporates HEAD’s updated GRAPHENE XT technology, which makes the centre of the racket 30% stronger, enabling enhanced weight distribution, perfect manoeuvrability and a faster swing.
The Extreme Lite is known for its easy playability and with increased spin that appeals to a wide range of players of all levels.
The Head Extreme Graphene XT Lite is also compatible with the new Sony Smart Tennis Sensor, which records accurate shot data alongside real-time video.
Discovered in 2004, Graphene consists of a single two-dimensional layer of carbon atoms. This material has a breaking strength 200 times greater than steel, which makes it the ultimate substance for creating new HEAD tennis racket frames with exceptional properties. Graphene technology allows for the first time an optimal redistribution of weight in HEAD rackets. Through the use of Graphene in the shaft, the weight in the middle part of the racket can be reduced. Instead, weight can be shifted from the racket shaft to more functionally relevant areas in the tip and grip. This unique construction provides players with an unmatched manoeuvrability and an increased swing weight. In other words, a racket with Graphene is easier to swing and enables even more powerful shots.
Weight (Unstrung) in grams 265g
Head Size 100 sq in
Beam Width 24-26-23mm Tapered Beam
Balance 340mm (even)
Length 27 inches
String Pattern 16x19
Please be advised that this racket will come strung unless the image displays otherwise.
Please note that all HEAD Extreme rackets come without a protective head cover.
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Measuring Your Grip Size
Choosing the right grip size is a vital part of playing tennis. The right grip size will make your racket feel natural and comfortable.
Use a ruler and measure (in inches) from the crease fold in your hand, to the top of your ring finger. Please see table below:
Note: It is always better to go for a smaller grip size, as you can easily increase your grip size with over grips.