Suffolk - England
The Garrard and Flack Cricket Bat Company was newly founded in 2016. Based in Suffolk, England, making limited numbers of handcrafted, Custom Cricket Bats. The company founder Edward Garrard has been perfecting the art of bat making for many years, providing the highest quality handcrafted cricket bats.
At Garrard and Flack we pride ourselves on providing the finest quality, handmade, custom cricket bats making only a limited number each year. Each bat is produced taking a huge amount of care and attention to reach the excellent quality we provide. Our new 2019 bat range offers a great selection of both classic and modern styles with multiple shapes and grades available. Our bat makers ensure that each bat provides the best possible performance.
Handcrafted in Suffolk
Each bat manufactured at Garrard and Flack is a custom made to order , carefully selected and handmade in Suffolk using top grade willow, sourced from Foskett Willows Our head bat maker Edward Garrard takes great pride in each individual piece of willow, optimising its presence and performance.
We can custom made and copy an old favourite bat of yours, you can bring your bat in or send to the workshop and we can make a copy of the profile, weight, balance and pick up, for more information on this please contact the workshop.
Manufacturing is the heart and soul of the company, handcrafted from the cleft to the finished bat. maximum care and attention to detail allows us to provide an excellent performing and glass like finished bat.
The individual pressing is the key to high performing cricket bats, each bat is pressed slowly and individually allowing us to carefully judge the density and structure of the willow, pressing each bat to the required level, providing the excellent performance we offer.