Category Archives: Sport

Looking for an artificial grass for sport use? Our Trulawn artificial grass has a variety of uses, and it isn’t limited to leisure and domestic use. We offer Trulawn ProPutt which looks amazing in any size garden for a golf course installation. Our Trulawn Continental is the best artificial grass for sports and high footfall activity due to the shorter pile height. If you’re stuck on how to keep the children active and have a low maintenance fake grass, take a look at our blogs for some amazing suggestions.

Outdoor Activities to make the most of your Trulawn!

As we enter the summer season, there are plenty of fun activities for endless family fun, whether you own Artificial Grass or not! Treasure Hunt Thinking up interesting clues is the key to success here, there are some great suggestions online if you’re stuck for ideas. You could even draw a treasure map for the kids to follow. Why not invite friends or family round to join in the fun? Picnic Lay out blankets, and put the food in a basket or hamper for the full effect. If you’ve got young children, why not make it a teddy bear’s picnic! […]

Beautiful Grass for the Beautiful Game

Have you got super sporty folks in the family? Do you want to encourage them to be active, but cry a little inside when your garden gets trashed? Or is your garden in such a state, it’s not fit to be played on? Artificial grass is the answer! In fact, our grasses are perfect for bridging the gap between playing at home and playing on the sports field.  Find out how… How can it make a difference to sportaholics? All year practice Whatever the time of year artificial grass is ready for use, so if someone wants to keep their […]

Play Sport All Year Round with a Fake Turf Field

It’s the sporting season and a perfect opportunity to find out all there is to know about artificial grass and sports pitches or MUGAs (Multi-Use Games Areas). Fake turf has become more common in fields and stadiums across the globe, with most of the top teams training and playing on fully artificial or partially artificial grass fields.  A fake turf field can be used all year round – that means more practice sessions, more matches and more opportunity for your team to play together. There’s no waiting for the pitch to recover after games or bad weather so your fields can […]

Everything You Need To Know About Putting Greens

The quality of play We have two types of putting green on offer, designed for both the amateur and the experienced golfer. Trulawn ProPutt is a professional grade putting grass that offers a smooth surface that offers a consistent stimp speed and is suitable for everyday play. It is consistently chosen by golf enthusiasts to install in their gardens (regardless of their ability). Many professionals are turning to artificial putting greens to practise their short game as it’s a reliable way to keep up your skills. It’s designed to offer a similar style of play to natural golf turf as […]

Will the NFL turn the English Tide Towards Artificial Stadiums?

The new stadium being built for Tottenham Hotspur will be making room for another football team when it opens in 2018 as the NFL have signed a deal to play a minimum of two games a year for ten years at the new London location. Since 2007 the NFL have held 3 games a year at Wembley Stadium as part of its International Series but with the new deal more games will be played in the UK. There is also talk of a potential London-based team being stationed at the Tottenham stadium, with the Jackson Jaguars having already scheduled to […]

BMW PGA Tour 2015 @ Wentworth

The Wentworth Club is one of the world’s oldest golf and country clubs located just outside of London. The club was created when famous golf course architect Harry Colt and then owner George Tarrant developed two golf courses on the East and West side of the main estate building ‘Wentworths’ House in the 1920s. Since then it has grown to become home to three 18 Hole championship courses, a Tennis & Health club, spa, contemporary dining rooms and bar with ‘Wentworths’, built in 1805, now the location for the membership club house. With over 87 years’ experience hosting professional golf […]

Modernise your golf course with artificial grass

Maintaining a golf course is no small feat: there are the greens to tend, the fairways to keep lush, and bunkers to rake, not to mention sustaining a delicate balance between surfaces that are fit to play on and wildlife conservation. It’s little wonder, then, that many golf course owners are opting for artificial grass areas over natural grass in order to make the task of keeping their course fit for purpose simpler. Why use artificial grass? It’s best to start small, laying artificial turf for putting greens and leaving the fairways natural. This immediately cuts down on upkeep of the greens, […]

Simple pleasures – sport in your back garden

Lawns are a central part of many British gardens, but it’s not always practical to have a perfectly manicured, natural lawn as the focus of your outdoor space. Perhaps the kids have flown the nest and you’re looking to make the garden a place that you can enjoy once more, or maybe the children are beginning to grow and you’re keen to get them playing sport to keep them active. Whatever stage of family life you’re at, there are ways you can use artificial grass to create an environment that encourages activity, whether it’s with your friends or a gaggle […]

Trulawn Golf @ The London Golf Show

We’re at The London Golf Show this weekend showcasing our range of Trulawn Putting Greens. Trulawn Golf has also supplied the green for the show’s Putting Area. So visitors to the exhibition can practice their putt or try out that new Mizuno putter they’ve just purchased. The trend for having a putting green in your own back garden is gathering pace. The word is beginning to spread around golf enthusiasts that artificial putting green plays as well as natural putting green without the hassle. Having your own Putting Green can really help improve your short game (let’s not forget this […]

How Artificial Grass Has Had an Impact on the Sports Industry

Artificial grass has had a major impact on the sports industry since its introduction in 1965 Originally designed as an all-weather sports surface, Astroturf has been an integral part of training and play across the sports industry. From football to tennis and cricket, artificial grass provides a suitable playing platform all year round. Before artificial grass arrived on the scene, players had to deal with water-logged pitches and patchy ground that was often difficult to play on. Durable Synthetic Sports Turf Astroturf and other artificial grass products revolutionised the way America played sport in the 60’s. Increases in hours of […]