Sand dressed pitch dimensions are one of the first things you need to decide upon before having a sports pitch constructed – the best way of deciding how big you’d like your sports pitch is through how many people are likely to be using it, as there are so many different ways to make the most out of your sports facility. You also need to take into account the amount of existing space you have available to ensure the dimensions will fit within the specified site area.
If the sports facility is being used for competitive reasons, it’s best to find out if there is a specific sand dressed pitch dimensions that are required. If you are a school that has a high number of pupils, getting a sports pitch with large sand dressed pitch dimensions will allow for more children to use it. We also offer a variety of line markings that can be installed onto any of our surfaces, this will help give you a better idea of the sand dressed pitch dimensions that are suited to your institution through deciding which sport the surface should be used for.
Sand Dressed Surfacing Sizes
The sand dressed surfacing sizes will obviously vary from facility to facility, the biggest factor when calculating the size you want your sports pitch to be is the sports you are going to be using it for, and whether it is being used competitively as the sand dressed surfacing sizes may have to fit a certain criteria for professional or competitive usage.
Woodhouse grove school
Soft Surfaces won a competitive tender to supply and install a new 6528 m² all weather pitch, marked for football, rugby union and three 5-a-side pitches. There is storage at one end for posts and equipment and the complex is enclosed by a 3m high rebound fence. Lighting columns were erected along the perimeter, and lighting bollards to the access path. A large-scale earthworks scheme was undertaken to create a plateau some 900mm above the 100-year flood level in order to accommodate the pitch. SS worked over weekends and during the normal Christmas shutdown to minimise delays.
When AFC Bournemouth wanted to create a new training surface, we looked into the various options. We discussed the performance and playing characteristics of a variety of surfaces. In the summer, we chose a 3G surface (Rhino Turf VT40) which was supplied and installed by Soft Surfaces Ltd. We chose the Rebounce shock-pad to compliment the VT40 surface, as it met the performance, quality and the most natural appearance – so much more realistic in looks, feel and performance than other synthetic surfaces. We have found Soft Surfaces to be very professional and easy to deal and work with.
Banister Primary School
We believe we received good value for money by opting to use Soft Surfaces and would like to thank the team for making it painless and stress-free installation experience. We were particularly impressed with the degree of flexibility your exercised as we wanted to change the perimeter area. It’s also important that I state how impressed we were with the cleanliness and tidiness of the work; the site was spotless upon completion. Likewise, the after service has been good and we appreciate that you’ve stayed in touch to make sure we were pleased with the end product. In summary i would be happy to reccomend Soft Surfaces without hesitation or reservation; it was a pleasure doing business with you!
Activity For All
Soft Surfaces came to run a brief presentation on the advantages of their product and why he felt that this was best value and straight away we understood what we was getting as a product, service and installation. I am more than happy with how the project ran with it being delivered ontime, within budget and now have a great football artificial 3G surface. I would strongly recommend dealing with James Dooley at Soft Surfaces who will talk you through the various costs, specifications and finer details because would definitely like to point out that the cheapest is not always the best value. Massive thank you to the team for providing us now with a thriving new facility!
Golborne High School
I would like to express my thanks to all the staff at Soft Surfaces Ltd for helping our school in the upgrade of our MUGA flooring. We were experiencing serious problems with contaminated sand causing flooding and making the surface dangerous under foot. You undertook a site visit and carried out an infill contamination assessment to investigate the problems. This identified that the sand infill needed replacing to bring the facility back to its correct playing characteristics and porous again. The PE staff in school are extremely impressed with the impact of the work undertaken and have commented that it has made a significant improvement to the MUGA surface. I would certainly recommend Soft Surfaces!
If are using the sports pitch mainly for tennis, then the sand dressed surfacing sizes for the pitch as a whole would not need to be too big, this is to allow enough room for the tennis courts but nothing else, however if you were planning on using the surface as MUGA then if you have a big surface area with a variety of line markings you can fit more sports into one location, meaning the surface wouldn’t have to be as big.
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