Defibrillators for tennis and paddle tennis

Cardioprotection of sports with the installation of DEA DESA equipment

Defibrillators on paddle and tennis courts

Defibrillators for paddle and tennis courts


Installing defibrillators on paddle tennis and tennis courts is an urgent need; Cardioprotection for intense sports is essential on tracks where a wide variety of people practice sports.

Paddle tennis is a sport that is practiced all year round, with low temperatures in winter and high temperatures in summer; Paddle tennis requires sudden changes in intensity, constant changes of direction, it is an aerobic sport with a high heart rate that is practiced by many people who are not always in the best physical condition for practicing intensity sports.


The importance of DESA DEA defibrillators on tennis courts


Although tennis is less explosive than paddle tennis, it also requires a mixture of agility, speed and power. It is a sport that requires greater physical resistance, with short bursts of energy repeated hundreds of times. This physical demand during a tennis match causes the heart rate to increase.

Cases of people suffering cardiac arrest while playing sports are becoming more common. In recent years, paddle tennis and tennis courts have not been an exception. As a result of this reality, the demand for DESA defibrillator installations on tennis and paddle tennis courts has intensified, DEA equipment that can make the difference between life and death.

In the event of a possible situation of high heart rate during sports, before starting any intensity sport after a long period of physical inactivity, we strongly recommend performing a medical physical stress test to detect possible cardiac pathologies. not previously detected.


Defibrillators for tennis courts


In 2021, the Spanish tennis player Sergi Bruguera saved the life of a 72-year-old man who suffered cardiac arrest at his tennis academy, thanks to rapid intervention, the availability of a defibrillator and basic CPR training.

Defibrillators are devices designed to administer an electric shock to the heart during cardiac arrest, they are devices for use by non-medical personnel, easy to use, although prior basic CPR training and use of DEA DESA equipment is always recommended.


Cardioprotection of tennis and paddle tennis clubs with external defibrillators


DESA DEA defibrillators in paddle tennis and tennis courts are a determining link in the chain of survival of a person in cardiac arrest, these devices are the only electro-medical equipment for non-medical use capable of reversing a sudden cardiac arrest or re-synchronizing the chaotic rhythm of the heart.

Each tennis club or paddle tennis courts in any municipality has unique characteristics in reference to the situation of the sports club, distances to the medical center, the effectiveness of local health services in the event of a cardiac arrest in the club, the dimensions of the paddle tennis club. , the tennis courts and the swimming pool in some cases, and the basic life support knowledge of the sports club staff.

The implementation of defibrillators in paddle tennis and tennis courts is not simply a matter of safety, but a responsibility that falls on the owners of the clubs and the organizers of the tournaments.

The International Padel Federation and the International Tennis Association have issued clear recommendations in this regard. Both organizations urge all members to equip all sports facilities with at least one defibrillator and train the entire team of the club in CPR resuscitation techniques and defibrillator use.

Given these cardio safety measures in sport, in Neosalus we have a cardioprotection plan for tennis and paddle tennis clubs with the financing of all the cardioprotection components in the modality of defibrillator rental for seasons or tournaments and the defibrillators renting for the permanent cardioprotection of the all-inclusive club.

A cardiac protection plan on tennis and paddle tennis courts is of vital importance for the safety of people. In the event of a sudden death episode, rapid and effective intervention significantly increases the chances of survival.

According to the American Heart Association, for every minute a person spends in cardiac arrest without CPR and AED DESA defibrillation, the chances of survival decrease by 7-10%.


Defibrillators for paddle tennis courts



CPR course and use of the defibrillator given to the entire team of the club


The awareness and the training in Basic Life Support and use of defibrillators DEA in tennis clubs is also essential. Padel and tennis clubs should commit to providing regular basic CPR training to their staff and players so they know how to act in an emergency.

We have solutions for outdoor defibrillators outdoors, solutions for the gym cardioprotection indoors, soccer fields and sports facilities in general. Consult without any commitment the characteristics of our defibrillators with Neocontrol, a device developed by Neosalus Solutions for the protection, supervision and maintenance of defibrillators.

Because it is not just about playing a game of tennis or paddle tennis, but about guaranteeing that each shot, each point and each set are played in a safe cardio environment with the maximum guarantees against a possible episode of sudden death in the practice of sport .