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Placing stadium sports turf research on top of priority list


New research into grass management and maintenance for premier sports stadiums is long overdue, a leading turf expert said this week.

The push for renewed research comes as pressure grows for high quality sports turf in multi-use stadiums such as Suncorp Stadium, while juggling the schedules of the NRL, AFL, A-League, Super Rugby and live concerts. 161 more words


Las Vegas reaches agreement on possible $410 million MLS stadium

Soccer might be heading to Sin City.

The city of Las Vegas, The Cordish Companies and Findlay Sports & Entertainment issued a press release on Tuesday outlining plans for a soccer-specific stadium in downtown Las Vegas. 142 more words


Killer Workout Ideas

A few years ago, while training for rowing in college, I realized that one corner of campus had pretty much everything you would ever need to complete really hard workouts of almost any variety. 905 more words


Will a dog-abuse scandal sink stadium caterer Centerplate?

NOTE: See update at bottom of this story.

Less than three weeks from now, the brand new, tricked-out, $1.3 billion Levi’s Stadium will at last host its first regular season NFL game, with the home team San Francisco 49ers taking on the Chicago Bears. 1,520 more words


FTW exclusive: See an incredible time lapse video of Baylor's new stadium construction

The much anticipated grand opening of Baylor’s new McLane Stadium is finally almost here. Sunday, the No. 10 Bears will kickoff the 2014 season against SMU in its new palatial football home. 61 more words


Welcome back to the Ricoh Arena, Coventry!

It’s official. Coventry City are heading home.

After almost two years spent on the road playing at Northampton’s Sixfields Stadium following a rent dispute, the Sky Blues are all set to return to the Ricoh Arena.  666 more words