Yasaka Goiabao 5 was introduced after the introduction in China market during the winter 2015. The blade is now available for the European and the US market. The word GOIABAO has the meaning "nice wood" - a very suitable name for this elegant blade with top level playing characteristics. This blade is a fast 5-ply wood with a hard outer veneer and a relatively thick middle veneer. The second veneer is hand selected Scandinavian pine. Goiabao has a sealer from the factory for easy rubber removal when needed. Handles: straight, concave, anatomic and penhold. Made in Sweden.