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®....
Penn State Selects AstroTurf for Another Field

Penn State Selects AstroTurf for Another Field

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa., July 27, 2016 – One of the nation’s most recognizable football programs is teaming up with one of the world’s most iconic sports brands, again. Penn State’s enormous indoor training facility, Holuba Hall, now sports a brand new premium AstroTurf®...
Installation of AstroTurf Fields Underway at DE Turf

Installation of AstroTurf Fields Underway at DE Turf

Frederica, DE, July 22, 2016 – Construction is underway at the new Kent County Regional Sports Complex, and Delaware’s newest athletic institution will feature one of America’s most historic sports brands.  Installation of the first field is complete, and installation...