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The Air2G2 GT Air Inject brings an air of practicality to Cheltenham Town Football Club

Cheltenham Town Football Club head groundsman, Matt Utteridge, has purchased an Air2G2 GT Air Inject from Campey Turf Care Systems, to relieve compaction on the Whaddon Road pitch, with a wealth of other practicalities presenting themselves at the 2015/16 National League Champions. A 3-1 win against Lincoln City on the final day of the season [...]

The Air2G2 GT Air Inject brings an air of practicality to Cheltenham Town Football Club 2016-11-03T14:43:20+00:00

Campey provide the machines for Trubshaw Cross Ladsandads to self-manage marked improvements to their pitches

Campey Turf Care Systems has provided Trubshaw Cross Ladsandads with a number of turf care machines after they took over maintenance of their pitches from the local council. Despite their being a timeframe of two-years in place for the football hub to take over the maintenance from Stoke-On-Trent City council, chairman Andy Salt was only [...]

Campey provide the machines for Trubshaw Cross Ladsandads to self-manage marked improvements to their pitches 2016-11-03T14:31:09+00:00

Essential Work After Cumbrian Flooding

Duncan Ross has carried out essential turf rejuvenation work at Edenhall and Langwathby Cricket and Football Club in the Cumbrian village of Edenhall, after severe flooding rendered the site unplayable. The sports field is run by three trustees, and provides an area for villagers to play cricket, football, archery and croquet, as well as hosting [...]

Essential Work After Cumbrian Flooding 2016-08-10T10:55:41+00:00

Do we get the best from our public sports grounds? – Grass Roots

Do we get the best from our public sports grounds? Angus Lindsay asks if managing our local pitches differently could yield greater use and income. In my opinion it should encompass all aspects of the green spaces we live and work in – parks, housing, open spaces and sports facilities. This last area is of particular interest as [...]

Do we get the best from our public sports grounds? – Grass Roots 2016-08-11T14:48:03+00:00

Campey Machines Helping To Drive Sport England Pilot Scheme Forward

Campey Turf Care Systems has supplied three machines to Mel Pooley, who is spearheading a pilot scheme for Sport England to improve natural turf surfaces at grassroots level. First were the Imants ShockWave and a Dakota Spreader, with a Vredo Overseeder DZ the latest machine to be purchased to expand the works offered. The venture [...]

Campey Machines Helping To Drive Sport England Pilot Scheme Forward 2017-09-01T11:53:11+00:00

Campey Turf Care Pro-Am – Tuesday 9th August 2016

FREE ENTRY to any member of Greens staff or Greens Chairman holding a CONGU Handicap. A Professional will be allocated to play alongside you following the closing date of the event. If you would like to play with a specific Professional please state so when placing your booking. All Professionals wishing to enter the event must [...]

Campey Turf Care Pro-Am – Tuesday 9th August 2016 2016-07-18T21:14:46+00:00

The Edgbaston Priory grounds team are hosting ‘Turf Tactics’ a Free day

Your Invitation - Register today. The Edgbaston Priory grounds team are hosting ‘Turf Tactics’ a Free day organised by Pitchcare and leading industry companies focused on the management of clay based surfaces. WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? Attendees will learn from the Edgbaston Priory grounds team and industry experts on how to get the best [...]

The Edgbaston Priory grounds team are hosting ‘Turf Tactics’ a Free day 2017-09-01T11:53:11+00:00

The secret behind Wimbledon’s perfect grass? – Daily Mail

...The wrong type of grass invaded the courts in the Nineties — Poa annua is a coarse grass that causes lumps, bumps and brown patches. Nowadays it is largely removed by a special machine, the Koro Field Top Maker, that also shaves and planes the grass. It’s a little pricey for your average suburban [...]

The secret behind Wimbledon’s perfect grass? – Daily Mail 2017-09-01T11:53:11+00:00

UK & Ireland Grassroots Pitch Renovation Tour Draws To A Successful Close

The UK & Ireland Grassroots Pitch Renovation tour came to a close in Dublin at the end of May, as 875 groundsmen, club and council officials attended 13 events in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. The tour, which was supported by sponsors Pitchcare, New Holland, Limagrain, ICL, SISIS, Dennis and ALS [...]

UK & Ireland Grassroots Pitch Renovation Tour Draws To A Successful Close 2016-06-24T16:29:37+00:00

Campey Machines Helping to Drive Sport England Pilot Scheme Forward

Campey Turf Care Systems has supplied three machines to Mel Pooley, who is spearheading a pilot scheme for Sport England to improve natural turf surfaces at grassroots level. First were the Imants ShockWave and a Dakota Spreader, with a Vredo Overseeder DZ the latest machine to be purchased to expand the works offered. The venture [...]

Campey Machines Helping to Drive Sport England Pilot Scheme Forward 2017-09-01T11:53:13+00:00