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What is a MUGA Sports Pitch?

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What is a MUGA Pitch?   MUGA is an acronym for Multi-Use Games Area. Just as the name suggests, these types of pitches are suitable for multiple sports that can all take place on the same pitch. Multi-Use Games Areas have been popular for a number of years, in the shape of macadam surfacing suitable
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How to Choose the Best Football Boots for 3G AstroTurf

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How to Choose the Best Football Boots for 3G AstroTurf   There are currently almost 1,000 3G football pitches in the UK. That’s little surprise, when you take into account the many benefits of 3G turf. It is low maintenance, can be played on in all weathers, reduces the risk of injury and can be
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7 Reasons to Install a Multi-Use Games Area

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7 Reasons to Install a Multi-Use Games Area   Multi-Use Games Areas – or MUGA, for short – have grown in popularity at a rapid rate over the past few years, and for a wide range of sporting activities. A MUGA surface can be constructed from either synthetic turf, macadam, polymeric surfacing or a needle-punch
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6 Reasons to Take up Lawn Bowls

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6 Reasons to Take up Lawn Bowls   Lawn bowls has a very long history – it has been played in the UK for hundreds of years. Today, it’s still just as popular as ever, and there are an estimated half a million players across the country. There are thousands of clubs across the country
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Rugby Pitch Surfacing: Real Grass vs Synthetic 3G Turf

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Rugby Pitch Surfacing: Real Grass vs Synthetic 3G Turf   The advancement of synthetic turf over the past 10 years or so has meant that today’s artificial grass is capable of replicating the look and feel of the real thing. This has meant that more and more sports teams are now turning to 3G surfacing for
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How to Maintain a 3G Football or Rugby Pitch

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How to Maintain a 3G Football or Rugby Pitch   Third Generation (3G) football pitches have been popping up all over the country for several years, now. And it’s easy to see why, as there are very many benefits to installing a 3G pitch for sports such as football and rugby. One of the major
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7 Benefits of a 3G Football Pitch

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7 Benefits of a 3G Football Pitch   Artificial grass and sports pitches have a long history together. One of the first uses of fake grass – way back in 1965, after being developed by The Chemstrand Company – was at the Astrodome in Texas, USA, home of the Major League Baseball team the Houston
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