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Erwin explains: the FIFA World Cup fields

Erwin Beltman was the head groundsman for stadium De Kuip in the Netherlands between 2013 and 2022. In that period, the field was elected voted the best stadium field in the Dutch Eredivisie eight times in a row. These days, he works as a consultant and shares his experiences about achieving good turf pitches on Sportsfields.info. Today he reviews the 2022 FIFA World Cup fields.

Andrew Goldberg to lead AstroTurf hybrid programme

Andrew Goldberg has been appointed as Hybrid Turf National Sales Manager for AstroTurf. The appointment follows the announcement by the US-based synthetic turf company that it had signed an agreement with SIS Pitches to be their dealer for the North-American hybrid field market.

Laura Simmons new SFMA CEO

The North-American Sports Field Management Association (SFMA) has appointed Laura Simmons as CEO. Following the appointment of Melanie Taylor to CEO of the Synthetic Turf Council (STC), the SFMA is now the second major organisation in the sports fields industry to be led by a female.

SIS Pitches partners with AstroTurf

SIS Pitches and AstroTurf will jointly bring the SIS Pitches hybrid systems to professional clubs, athletic programs, and sports teams in the United States. The partnership makes AstroTurf the exclusive dealer for SISGrass in the US.

Here they are: the 8 Fifa World Cup fields

Have a look at the 8 venues that will be used for the 2022 FIFA World Cup and learn more about the grass surface used.


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