Turfcare advice at SAPCA Sports Surfaces Symposium

 SAPCA Sports Surfaces Symposium Kempton Racecourse 5 July

IOG regional pitch advisors, Andy Clarke and Darren Symonds, both of which work within the FA, ECB, RFL and Sport England-funded Grounds & Natural Truf Improvement Programme, will be hosting a seminar entitled: 'Raising Standards of Natural Turf Pitches' at SAPCA's Sports Surfaces Symposium at Kempton Race Course on Tuesday 5 July. 

This one-day, free-to-attend event (9am-4pm) comprises a series of information and educational seminars, together with an exhibition featuring specialists in the design, construction and maintenance of sports facilties. 

Seminars include: 
Funding – the latest sources and top tips for applications
Effective marketing for sports facilities
How to choose the right sports surface
Sports surface maintenance
Playing pitch strategies
Playing field protection
Planning for sports facilities
The design of multi-use games areas
New standards for synthetic pitches
How to improve natural sports turf
Understanding indoor sports floors
Successful project management
Floodlighting (including LED)
How to select sports equipment

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