Fiberglass Backboards

Fiberglass Backboards for Basketball

Buying a fiberglass backboard is one of the most cost-efficient ways to get your indoor or outdoor basketball court up and running.

While regulation professional, college, and high school games are played with tempered glass, fiberglass offers a more affordable option that is easier to install. This type of backboard is recommended for club, rec and youth play.

Due to its low weight, a fiberglass backboard is easy to install or take down. You’ll see fiberglass backboards in playgrounds across America or on side courts in major gyms. Due to their connection with the playground game, they bring an air of nostalgia for many long-time players.

Fiberglass backboards come in two main shapes, fan and rectangle.

Fan-shaped backboards are arched at the top and most commonly seen on children’s playgrounds or at the park. The GARED Lightweight Fan-Shape Fiberglass Basketball Backboard has all the features you are looking for in a fiberglass backboard.

It is lightweight, can be used outdoors or indoors, and mounted on a variety of surfaces.

Rectangular fiberglass backboards are most often used in recreation centers, middle schools, or a driveway. The GARED Lightweight Full Sized Fiberglass Basketball Backboard is regulation sized measuring 42" x 72". It also can be used indoors or outdoors.

Fiberglass backboards sometimes have a reputation for being less durable however, GARED fiberglass backboards have molded fiberglass for improved strength and a superior rebounding surface.

You can also find fiberglass backboards that are designed for a specific use. Whether you want a backboard for outdoor or gymnasium use, we have you covered in this collection page.

So, if you are looking for a more affordable option for your basketball backboard purchase, a fiberglass backboard will tick a lot of boxes for prospective buyers.