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Leeds Metropolitan University, England

Leeds Metropolitan University offers students and staff numerous sporting facilities both indoor and outdoor. The outdoor centre includes a synthetic full size football pitch which can also be divided into three mini pitches or be used for lacrosse and rugby. Due to the installment of floodlight the pitch can be used year round for daytime […]

Grimsta IP, Sweden

The Grimsta Idrottsplads is a multi-use stadium in Vällingby, Sweden. The stadium, which was initially opened in 1963, holds 8000 people. It was renovated in 1986 to increase audience capacity. While it in the past also hosted track and field events, the stadium today is mainly used for football matches and serves as the home […]

Latest generation synthetic pitch at the CDFAS in Eaubonne, France

The centre for departmental training and sports entertainment (CDFAS) in Eaubonne, only 20 minutes from Paris, offers a variety of sporting and entertainment facilities. In partnership with federations and with the Region Ile de France it promotes sport, offers training and educational facilities, and opportunities to host events. Beginning of 2014 the new synthetic football […]

Synthetic turf in Poland

Synthetic turf is also in Polish football on the forefront. At least 42 installations of synthetic turf do exist today in Poland (FIFA recommended pitches). One example is the Ptak Football Centre, where a synthetic pitch has been installed in 2008. This Football Centre is specifically designed for the National team’s pre-match training camps and […]

Pearse Park Crumlin – a pitch for the whole community, Ireland

The Crumlin United Football Club is affiliated to the Dublin & District Schoolboys League (the biggest schoolboy league in Europe) and to the Leinster Senior League. It caters for 17 schoolboy/girls teams and 4 senior teams. Matches are played every Saturday & Sunday at Pearse Park Crumlin and training takes place on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday […]

Synthetic turf at the Stroby Sports Centre, Denmark

The new pitch at the Stroby Sports Centre was opened on November 28 in 2012. It is available to all football clubs in the Commune and guests have the opportunity to rent the pitch. The pitch consists of unique and environmental friendly materials that are reusable. The synthetic grass is soft and feels like natural […]

Estádio Municipal de Tomar, Portugal

The renovation of the Municipal Stadium in Tomar, Portugal that aimed at upgrading the equipment and the surrounding area was finished on August 7 in 2006. Now the stadium has a synthetic pitch that can be used for football training and games. Additionally an athletics track with synthetic floor was installed. The Municipal Stadium is […]