The Legacy Composite Pickleball Paddle was inspired in its name by the birthplace of pickleball in 1965, Bainbridge Island in Washington State. This paddle has been updated with a fresh design, but is still the same as the classic Legacy that players have come to love. This paddle has one of the smoothest fiberglass faces, with little-to-no texture. Internally, the Nomex honeycomb core provides durability for lots of pickleball playing. The Composite Legacy paddle has one of the largest hitting surfaces currently on the market. It has one of the longest overall lengths of 15-3/4" from top to bottom as well as a wide width of 8-1/8". This paddle also has a shorter handle, measuring 5" in length. When the long length is combined with a stout handle and a wide face, the face achieves the largest possible size. The weight range for this paddle is from 7.7 to 8.375 ounces, which is an ideal weight for many players. This paddle has a medium-sized grip.The Legacy Pickleball Paddle is popular among highly competitive players.