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5 Minutes With Sally Goggin

5 Minutes With Sally Goggin

Welcome to our series of Five Minutes with… blogs that will feature interviews with AstroTurf’s staff of experts, partners, clients and friends. We hope you learn something about our industry and the great people associated with it. Today we talk with USA Field...

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Extraordinary Multi-Field Complexes

Extraordinary Multi-Field Complexes

Why build just one field when you have the space for more? After all, there is no shortage of athletes waiting for some field time in our communities. Whether it is a parks department shuffling schedules to meet the needs of the youth teams in their city or it’s a...

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5 Minutes with Andy Belles

5 Minutes with Andy Belles

Welcome to our series of Five Minutes With… blogs that will feature interviews with AstroTurf’s staff of experts, partners, clients and friends. We hope you learn something about our industry and the great people associated with it. Today we talk with AstroTurf...

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5 Minutes with Todd DeWolfe

5 Minutes with Todd DeWolfe

Welcome to our series of Five Minutes With… blogs that will feature interviews with AstroTurf’s staff of experts, partners, clients and friends. We hope you learn something about our industry and the great people associated with it. Today we talk with Todd DeWolfe,...

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5 Minutes with Aaron Klotz

5 Minutes with Aaron Klotz

Welcome to our series of Five Minutes With... blogs that will feature interviews with AstroTurf's staff of experts, partners, clients and friends. We hope you learn something about our industry and the great people associated with it. Today we talk with G. Aaron...

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Ten Visually Interesting AstroTurf Fields

Ten Visually Interesting AstroTurf Fields

The old, plain, green rectangle and diamond field designs just may be a thing of the past. While the shapes are the same, schools are looking more and more for ways that their fields can make a statement and set themselves apart from the others. Some make that...

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Everyone Appreciates a Good Sports Logo

Everyone Appreciates a Good Sports Logo

Let’s face it, nothing quite makes a football field like a bright, big, bold logo.  We love it when a customer has a unique idea and asks if we can make it a reality, because we say “Oh yes we can”!  The logo is the main focal point of the field and a great...

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Synthetic Turf Glossary of Terms

Synthetic Turf Glossary of Terms

Synthetic Turf Glossary We have all done it. We have used industry insider lingo without thinking about it when talking to someone that is new to our business.  We should all be conscious with our choice of words and stop taking for granted that who we are speaking...

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What Happened During the Big 10 Championship?

What Happened During the Big 10 Championship?

Much attention was paid to the very lengthy delay that ensued when the turf seemingly tore under players’ feet at the goal line.  Erik Harlow, groundskeeper and social media sensation, feverishly reseamed the turf and replaced the infill in front of the eyes of the...

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Great Moments on AstroTurf

Great Moments on AstroTurf

When you tell the history of any sport played on a field, it’s pretty hard not to mention AstroTurf.  AstroTurf has been the stage on which some of the greatest moments in sports history have played out. Over the past fifty plus years, there have been some incredible...

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