New Stadium has South Dakota State Jacked for Football

New Stadium has South Dakota State Jacked for Football

Brookings, SD, September 21 – The iconic blue and yellow checkerboard end zones shine even brighter when the South Dakota State Jackrabbits kick off on their new home field. Dana J. Dykhouse Stadium opened this fall, and the new home of the Jackrabbits features a...
New Field at Lawrence Technological University is on Point

New Field at Lawrence Technological University is on Point

Southfield, MI, September 19, 2016 – Lawrence Technological University is in the midst of a major athletic facility upgrade, and they’re starting from the ground up. LTU Athletic Field now features a cutting edge playing surface from AstroTurf®, the originators of the...
Pilot Flying J Battle at Bristol a Huge Success

Pilot Flying J Battle at Bristol a Huge Success

The Pilot Flying J Battle at Bristol took place on September 10, 2016 to 156,990 spectators on an AstroTurf field.  AstroTurf converted the speedway to a football field in just nine days! Enjoy the photos! (via SaturdayDownSouth.com)...
AstroTurf Sale to SportGroup Finalized

AstroTurf Sale to SportGroup Finalized

Dalton, GA, August 19, 2016 – The sale of AstroTurf® to SportGroup® Holdings has closed, creating arguably the largest outdoor sports surfacing company in the world.  The sale was approved on Friday, August 12, 2016 and closed Friday, August 19, 2016.  AstroTurf...
Why the Artificial Grass Market Is Greener

Why the Artificial Grass Market Is Greener

Hockey teams at the Rio Olympics are squaring off on artificial pitches made by a German firm. And SportGroup’s products don’t stop there – the market for synthetic sport and activity surfaces is booming. Article courtesy of Von Joachim Hofer, Global...
CMU Installs New Turf at Kelly/Shorts Stadium

CMU Installs New Turf at Kelly/Shorts Stadium

Story Courtesy of 9&10 News Northern Michigan’s News Leader MT. PLEASANT – When Central Michigan kicks off its 2016 season at Kelly/Shorts Stadium in September, it will do so on a new synthetic turf. Work began in June to replace the previous playing...
AstroTurf® on Display at SOZO Sports’ Field Day

AstroTurf® on Display at SOZO Sports’ Field Day

The brand that pioneered the artificial turf industry will be showcased at Washington State’s newest multi-sport complex. SOZO Sports Complex opens its fields this weekend, and Yakima Valley’s latest attraction will feature two athletic fields from AstroTurf®....