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Nike Grind and AstroTurf Deliver Cutting-Edge Solutions

Nike Grind and AstroTurf Deliver Cutting-Edge Solutions

Nike Grind selected AstroTurf® as its exclusive partner to create cutting-edge turf systems. The brands share a common vision of delivering the most technologically advanced equipment for athletes. A full year of collaboration, research, and testing has been invested...

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Sugar Bowl Champs are Sweet on AstroTurf

Sugar Bowl Champs are Sweet on AstroTurf

Norman, OK – The University of Oklahoma has a legendary football program, and now the school is reaching out to an iconic sports brand. The Sooners have ordered two brand new synthetic turf fields from AstroTurf®, the industry pioneers. Installation of the two playing...

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Tulane Jazzed about New AstroTurf Diamond

Tulane Jazzed about New AstroTurf Diamond

New Orleans, LA – A green wave has poured over Greer Field at Turchin Stadium well before the first pitch of the 2017 season is hurled. The home of Tulane Baseball just received a major upgrade with a brand new, state-of-the-art baseball diamond from AstroTurf®. The...

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NFL All Stars to Play on AstroTurf

NFL All Stars to Play on AstroTurf

Orlando, FL – The 2017 Pro Bowl game will pit the best and brightest of the NFL in a contest for conference supremacy, and it’ll happen on AstroTurf®. Camping World Stadium in Orlando will host the annual gridiron event this weekend, as the luminaries of the NFC face...

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AstroTurf Anchors the New Shipyard Park

AstroTurf Anchors the New Shipyard Park

Charleston, SC – The Charleston area will soon have a brand new destination baseball complex, and every one of the playing surfaces will feature AstroTurf®. Construction is already underway at Shipyard Park with plans to open the venue in 2017. Each of the five...

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Midwestern State Revamps with AstroTurf

Midwestern State Revamps with AstroTurf

Wichita Falls, TX, October 4, 2016 – Last December, the MSU Board of Regents approved a multimillion-dollar plan to upgrade many of the school’s athletic fields. Now that plan has come to fruition. Today Midwestern State University features several state-of-the-art...

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WKU Hilltoppers Ready to Shine on New Diamond

WKU Hilltoppers Ready to Shine on New Diamond

Bowling Green, KY, September 26, 2016 – WKU is looking for more play and less delay when their baseball team takes the field next season. To get a leg up on Mother Nature, Nick Denes Field is getting a facelift with a brand new, state-of-the-art AstroTurf® Diamond...

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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...

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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...

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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)...

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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...

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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 Edition...

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