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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.

NFL Player’ Association calls for ban on slit-film turf

Slit-film synthetic turf surfaces should be banned from American Football, claims the association that protects the interest of NFL players. They claim slit-film surfaces have a statistically higher in-game injury rate compared to other surfaces.

Erwin explains: how to prepare grass for a resurfacing

Erwin Beltman was the head groundsman for stadium De Kuip in the Netherlands between 2013 and 2022. In that period, the field was 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

AstroTurf appoints Rob Mitchell as VP Business Development

AstroTurf has announced Rob Mitchell as Vice President of Business Development, effective November 1, 2022. Mitchell previously served as AstroTurf’s Director of Rugby and as Regional Sales Manager in Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota, and Indiana.

In times of great uncertainty, bold decisions can save the day

As the competent authorities are forced to increasingly take bold decisions, the list with challenges lower authorities around the world are facing, is growing every day. Only those who dare to cut red tape will survive the day. 

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