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A Touch of Magic

A renovation from Campey Turf Care Systems has brought a touch of magic to Sutton Up-on Derwent Tennis Club’s two grass courts

in Tennis - 3 weeks, 6 days ago

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Coronavirus: the impact

Our journey navigating the last few months has seen us having to overcome massive challenges, alter our methods to fit a changing picture and, ultimately,...

in Tennis - 4 weeks, 1 day ago

Wimbledon

It feels ... strange!

There are two questions I’m currently being asked. Firstly “Are you going to rip the courts up this year?” a question that warrants its own blog....

in Tennis - on 30/6/20

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Competition-ready courts

As a sole Groundsman, Robin Wilcox has his work cut out looking after the 19 courts and 5 croquet lawns that make up East Dorset Lawn Tennis and Croquet...

in Tennis - on 14/5/20

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Neil's no to late summer!

Wimbledon head groundsman Neil Stubley has explained why the decision was taken to pull the plug completely on this year's Championships.

in Tennis - on 6/4/20

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More than a support act

No.1 Court; Wimbledon’s second largest venue, has undergone a number of upgrades since it opened in 1924

in Tennis - on 17/11/19

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Jacobsen Complete Package

Multipurpose venues need quality, versatile and reliable mowers, and that’s why The Lensbury opted for the Jacobsen TR320 and GP400

in Tennis - on 12/11/19

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Cromer amongst the best

Every year the Lawn Tennis Association and STRI visit lawn tennis clubs all over the country to assess their courts. In April 2019, they went to a Norfolk...

in Tennis - on 27/9/19

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No.1 Court project

In this latest in-depth video interview with KSS Director, James Budd, we hear about the global design practice’s work on the new No.1 Court development...

in Tennis - on 3/9/19

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Wimbledon complaint

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal had different opinions on the Wimbledon speed surface. The Swiss player believes it got slower than the previous years while...

in Tennis - on 24/8/19

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£70m Wimbledon complex

The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) has appointed Willmott Dixon to construct a new members’ centre adjacent to the iconic Wimbledon Championship...

in Tennis - on 15/8/19

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INFINICUT rotary mower

At the first in a series of launch events, Groundsmen and Greenkeepers were invited to Tottenham Hotspur FC’s training facility to see the new INFINICUT®...

in Tennis - on 25/7/19

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Centre Court steamed!

Wimbledon’s famous Centre Court has been steam cleaned to kill off any nasty pests lurking beneath the surface, head groundsman Neil Stubley said

in Tennis - on 3/7/19

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Todd gains experience

Todd Darrington never dreamed his choice of career could take him where it has. However, his job has turned into a dream come true and it doesn't look...

in Tennis - on 24/6/19

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Cromer best in country

Cromer's tennis players have always boasted that their 10 grass courts are amongst the best in the country - and now it is official

in Tennis - on 23/6/19

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No 1 court complete

There will be more guaranteed play at this year's Wimbledon Tennis Championships – thanks to the completion of a three-year project to cover the famous...

in Tennis - on 31/5/19

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Eddie Seaward MBE

The team at Pitchcare were saddened to hear the news that former Head Groundsman at the All-England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC), Eddie Seaward MBE, has passed...

in Tennis - on 13/5/19

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Disease management

In recent years, we’ve seen a continually changing landscape in our industry, relating most notably to the chemical armoury we have available to us....

in Tennis - on 13/5/19