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Sports Fields

Tips for Leagues That Must Maintain Their Facilities

Guest Column - March 2013

If you've got to maintain—and maybe even improve—your sports fields, there are some smart steps to take to ease the process.

Sports Fields in Context

Making the Right Choices in Synthetic & Natural Turf

Feature Article - February 2013

For many facilities, synthetic and natural turf fields are not an either-or conundrum, but a both-and solution. Each type of field serves its purpose. Learn more about how to manage your multiple-choice fields.

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Football Injury Awareness

Before You Go - November 2012

"Safety is a top priority at i9 Sports. Reports of sports concussions in the United States have reached an 'epidemic level' and we know that football leads all sports in the occurrence of concussions among youth ages 5 to 18," said Brian Sanders, president and COO of i9 Sports.

Lighting the Way

Innovations & Applications of LED Scoreboards & Sports Field Lighting

Feature Article - October 2012

LED technology has changed how scoreboards and field lighting bring the viewing experience to spectators. Learn more about these innovations.

Top Shape

Keep Turf in Peak Playing Condition

Supplement Feature - September 2012

Since Xavier College Preparatory opened its doors in 1943, student athletes at the girls' Roman Catholic high school in Phoenix have lacked a home field. A neighboring boys' school allowed Xavier's softball, soccer and lacrosse players to use its field for practice, and when a conflict arose, the girls commuted to other schools.

Field Maintenance

No Snow?
Consequences of a Nearly Snow-Free Winter on Ballfields

Guest Column - March 2012

This past winter has been striking for its lack, or near lack, of snow in many areas. Learn how this affects your ballfields, and what you need to do to get them ready for the players to take to the field.

Sports Facilities

A Community Gets Active
Allen Fields in Angel Fire, New Mexico

Facility Profile - March 2012

In Angel Fire, N.M., a new synthetic turf sports complex has become a hub of recreational activity for kids and adults.

Greener Grass Awaits

Environmental & Fiscal Responsibility Team Up in Synthetic Turf

Feature Article - February 2012

Synthetic turf fields have seen a rise in popularity over the past decade. At the same time, synthetic turf fields are beginning to need replacing. Growing environmental awareness and fiscal responsibility combine to make recycling a smart option.

Sports Turf

An Impressive Kickoff for the Buffalo Bills
Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y.

Facility Profile - October 2011

This year, the Buffalo Bills bring a new player to the field—the field itself.

Tomorrow's Turf

Budgets and the Environment Drive Trends in Natural and Synthetic Sports Fields

Supplement Feature - September 2011

San Diego State University's renovated grass practice facility in Southern California is set to open later this year after nearly three quarters of a million dollars in upgrades. Ron Hostick, CSFM, SDSU's athletic area lead, said the project was designed to convert an existing grass field into a robust facility that provided the Division 1 school with a more recruiting-friendly environment. And because the team plays weekend games on Qualcomm Stadium's natural turf field, the organization wanted to maintain a similar surface for practice.