Sport specific requirements

Chapter 6 of the Natural Grass vs Synthetic Turf Surfaces Study Final Report.

Different sports have different requirements when it comes to installing a synthetic option. Synthetic turf surface types vary significantly from sport to sport in terms of factors such as pile height, playability, construction methods and material use (infill, shock pads etc).

The study has included analysis of seven sports, with each sport's specific requirement's detailed in the relevant section:

  1. Cricket
  2. Football (Australian Rules)
  3. Hockey
  4. Lawn Bowls
  5. Rugby Union
  6. Soccer
  7. Tennis