Rugby (page 6)

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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

Grassroots

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

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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

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Knights stadium boost

York City Knights received a boost off the field this week as York Council announced that work to build York’s new community stadium should begin in...

in Rugby - on 24/7/17

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Pontypridd's pitch update

With work now on-going to lay a new 3G pitch at Sardis Road in preparation for the coming season, relevant statements have been issued both by the pitch...

in Rugby - on 21/7/17

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First TLE4490 in Europe

East Grinstead Rugby Football Club located in West Sussex has taken delivery of the first Iseki TLE4490 tractor sold in Europe. The tractor was delivered...

in Rugby - on 20/7/17

Simon Willems (back left) with the Sevenoaks School grounds care team

'Old school’ no longer!

A few years ago, the school report might have read: superb academic record and at the forefront of classroom innovation, yet a bit of an under achiever...

in Rugby - on 14/7/17

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Redevelopment timescale

Super League club Leeds Rhinos will partially demolish its Headingley Carnegie stadium this summer as part of a vast redevelopment project.

in Rugby - on 2/7/17

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Position statement on 3G

This position statement is the result of a collaboration between key stakeholders in response to questions and concerns regarding 'third generation' (3G)...

in Rugby - on 1/7/17

Dragons

New Rodney Parade pitch

The Welsh region formerly known as Newport Gwent Dragons is now officially the Dragons with matching amendments to the clubs logo as the new WRU-owned...

in Rugby - on 26/6/17