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Sports Fields

Eight Benefits of Natural Grass

Guest Column - January 2016

While many facilities are transitioning their sports fields to synthetic turf, natural grass turf can provide many useful benefits.

Tarping: How to Keep Your Sports Turf Crew Safe

Web Exclusive - January 2016

Tarps are an important tool to protect sports fields from weather damage. But it's equally important to protect your crew.

Design Corner

Taking It Outside
The Upper Fields Project at Oakland University

Guest Column - October 2015

For Oakland University, the improvement of the Upper Fields has made a huge difference in opportunities to play sports and engage in recreational activities.

Tennis Facilities Recognized

Web Exclusive - October 2015

The City of Phoenix's newly renovated Tennis Center was recently recognized for excellence by the U.S. Tennis Association. Learn about this and 12 other winners that were recognized for excellence in construction and renovation.

Bring the Outside In

Hempfield Recreation Center in Landisville, Pa.

Web Exclusive - September 2015

When the Hempfield Recreation Center in Landisville, Pa., needed to improve its operations, it went with a solution that would improve maintenance while decreasing the center's operating expenses.

Transform Your Tennis Courts

Problem Solver - August 2015

Impact-reducing court surfaces are safer. Look for a surface that is engineered for safety and shock absorption for the best results.

2015 State of the Industry

A Look at What's Happening in Recreation, Sports and Fitness Facilities

Feature Article - June 2015

More than 2,300 professionals responded to our call for information about their facilities, operations, programming, staffing and more. . Here, we summarize their responses.

Lean & Green

Trends in Sports Facility Design

Feature Article - May 2015

For college and high school sports, as well as park-based sports facilities, it's become increasingly important to run efficiently while providing comfort and safety to fans and players alike.


Restrooms Take Center Court
Indian Wells Tennis Garden in Indian Wells, Calif.

Facility Profile - May 2015

This prestigious tennis facility needed to provide guest amenities that were a step above the rest. Here's how their restroom solutions make an impression.

Sports to the Max

Make the Most of Your Sports Fields

Feature Article - February 2015

For fields designed to handle specific sports like soccer, baseball and lacrosse, as well as multi-use fields, finding the ideal turf solution requires special consideration.