Especially in winter and autumn time the daylight in the evening is often insufficient for a reasonable game of Padel. Floodlights is the solution here. It should be energy efficient and still allow a good game comfort!
The spotlights hang at a height of 6 meters on 4 masts and at a distance of 4 meters from the corner on the long side. Player appreciate a lot playing with optimal lighting conditions.
There are many spotlights on the market and in different price categories.
The most used solution is:
- 8 LED-Spotlights 200 W (2 units per lighting pillar)
for Lighting class II with 356 Lux on the field
Total Consumption: 1,6 kWh
The amount of light is amazing with this solution.
See pictures on the left.
- 12 LED-Spotlights 200W (3 units per lighting pillar)
for Lighting class II with 554 Lux on the field
WPT-Version. Total Consumption: 2,4 kWh
For TV you will need a bit more.
In order to not let the spotlights turned on permanently on all available Courts, the Padel Courts are usually being connected to the booking software.
Will only be on when you play on it.
More information on Lighting Classes: see here