|2 per team - 7 per team
|Longue paume was part of the Paris 1900 Summer Olympics
Real tennis in 1908
Gain-ground games are team sports which are played with a small ball or a balloon. They are often outdoors on a "ballodrome" but can also be played indoors.
Among these games, longue paume and real tennis are the most well-known because they are played with rackets. The rules change a little depending on the game, but the basic rules remain identical from one game to the other.[further explanation needed]
Games of gain-ground are characterized in particular by the use of "chasses". Chasses indicate the limit between both teams or in real tennis a limit to score a point. Points are counted as in tennis: 15, 30, 40 and set.
Two games in Jeu de paume:
These sports are practised in Hauts-de-France and Belgium:
but also in Spain :
or in the world: