Rugby (page 5)

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Stoop redevelopment

Harlequins has confirmed the appointment of a professional team with the brief to develop a concept which imagines a new and improved stadium on their...

in Rugby - on 2/12/17

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Gloucs taking advice

There's been a 40 per cent improvement in the city's grass pitches - but not everyone is happy

in Rugby - on 26/11/17


"Damaged our reputation"

The University of Edinburgh have refused to allow groundsmen to speak about a controversial incident which saw the Australian rugby team thrown off their...

in Rugby - on 24/11/17


Wessex cut Cambridge

Cambridge University RUFC is an amateur student rugby club offering a professional rugby environment. The club has a great tradition of touring and attracts...

in Rugby - on 22/11/17

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Liberty Stadium expansion

Swansea City FC has agreed in principal to lease Liberty Stadium home from the council on a long-term contract allowing them to have more control, expand...

in Rugby - on 16/11/17

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Wakefield Trinity sue

The stadium saga continues in Wakefield as Wakefield Trinity have threatened to sue Wakefield Council for failing to deliver on their agreement to provide...

in Rugby - on 12/11/17

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Stadium of the future?

Architecture practice Bear Stadiums and Italian timber manufacturer Rubner Holzbau have joined forces to produce wooden sports venues that can be built...

in Rugby - on 11/11/17

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Stones in the House!

The Rolling Stones have officially opened one of the largest indoor sports stadiums in Europe, Paris’s U Arena.

in Rugby - on 8/11/17


UK’s biggest club survey

The Sports & Recreation Alliance (SRA) are big believers in developing a strong and credible evidence base to help inform both their work and their member’s...

in Rugby - on 30/10/17

Headingley cricket stadium

£40m funding confirmed

The mystery backer helping fund the multi-million pound redevelopment of Headingley Stadium has been revealed as insurance and investment management group...

in Rugby - on 22/10/17

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MJ Abbott a year on ...

The past 12-months has seen MJ Abbott complete a number of hybrid pitch re-constructions in the UK and Europe across football and rugby.

in Rugby - on 3/10/17

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Groundsman on the wing!

Hartpury winger Harry Cochrane knows the Gillman’s Ground pitch better than anyone else from both his rugby experience and his day job...

in Rugby - on 30/9/17


Try time for Kubota UK

Back in the late 1960s ex-military man, Granville Morgan, had a vision to bring rugby to his hometown of Oswestry in Shropshire. To this day, the same...

in Rugby - on 21/9/17

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XtraGrass pitch at hotel

Rugby renowned hotel, The Lensbury situated in Teddington, London has selected GreenFields to maintain their two full-sized rugby pitches, one of which...

in Rugby - on 14/9/17

CrokePark Marking

In Dublin’s fair city ...

The GAA (Gaelic Athletic Association) talk to Croke Park Head Groundsman Stuart Wilson about the challenges of maintaining the stadium’s wholly natural...

in Rugby - on 1/9/17

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GreenFields at Clifton FC

World Rugby Preferred Turf Producer, GreenFields has announced a new partnership with one of England’s oldest clubs, Clifton Rugby Football Club, formed...

in Rugby - on 29/8/17

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Brentford stadium plans

Brentford Football Club has revised plans for its new stadium, with the capacity set to decrease from 20,000 seats to 17,250.

in Rugby - on 18/8/17

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DW Stadium, Wigan

In the final part of the Wigan Athletic trilogy, Dave Saltman picks up the story after carrying out dimple seeding through the diamond of the pitch following...

in Rugby - on 9/8/17

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Lynx let loose

In 2013, Headingley Carnegie Stadium, the West Yorkshire home of Leeds Rhinos rugby club and Yorkshire County Cricket Club, was the first sports stadium...

in Rugby - on 8/8/17

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Carton House Resort

Carton House is a beautifully restored historic mansion in Kildare which has been discreetly converted into a modern luxury destination resort - the first...

in Rugby - on 31/7/17