Artificial Turf


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Related to Artificial Turf: outdoor carpet
An artificial surface made to look like grass, which is used on many football fields, often linked to abrasions
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
The artificial turf fields, which can be played on hour after hour, day after day, year round, are an important part of the proposed bond measure proposed by the city of Eugene.
But FIFA, world football's governing body, moved a step closer to revolutionising the game when it revised its regulations earlier this year to allow qualifying matches for all its competitions, such as the 2006 World Cup in Germany, to be played on artificial turf.
According to the company, an NFLPA survey of all active players ranked FieldTurf third overall, which was higher than 20 of the NFL's natural grass fields, and 20 places ahead of the closest artificial turf competitor
As the latest addition to the Synthetic Grass Warehouse Corporation, SGW-Fresno will meet the artificial turf industry's increasing demands and feature the latest synthetic turf technology.
FieldTurf is no muss, no fuss and maybe no surprise in an age when investors are looking at Fort Worth, Texas, of all places, as the perfect spot to build a 25-story mountain equipped with a water misting system that would allow for skiing on, yes, artificial turf.
5 million parks bond issue on the November ballot, $5 million of which would be earmarked for artificial turf fields at Willamette and several Eugene middle schools.
Angel Maria Villar, President of the Spanish Football Federation in the January 5, 2006 edition of the Spanish magazine "20 minutos," "The future of football lies in artificial turf because it enables practice in any weather conditions.
The invitation to tender also includes the removal of the old artificial turf beneath the elastic layer.
This is in no small part why so many Dutch leagues are adopting artificial turf manufactured and installed by GreenFields.
GLENDALE - City and school officials are considering installing artificial turf at high-use fields where it's difficult for grass to grow, reflecting an emerging trend at schools and parks.
Kiafar said that if artificial turf is installed at the two top-priority fields, the district could do the same for its middle schools.
OTCBB:XLGI), a leading provider of artificial turf products and other leisure and sports surfaces, proudly announced today that it has been selected as the exclusive turf provider for the HIT (High Intensity Training) Centers all over the United States.