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Rubb would like to invite you to attend the SAPCA Sports Facility Show, a special one-day event featuring a series of informative seminars and an exhibition showcasing specialists in the design, construction and maintenance of sports facilities.


AJ Bell Stadium, Barton-upon-Irwell, Salford | 24/11/2015

The exhibition, open from 9am until 3.30pm, will feature leading contractors, suppliers, manufacturers and independent consultants from across the sports facility construction industry, as well as related sports organisations.

It is the ideal environment for people involved in the design, procurement, construction and maintenance of sports facilities including: schools, universities, local authorities, voluntary sports clubs, sports and leisure centres, community project organisers, playing field managers, architects, specifiers, contractors and sports organisations.

Attendance is free for all delegates. To register for the event in advance please CLICK HERE

The seminar programme will include:

  • Funding sources for sports projects
  • Designing sports facilities to maximise the benefits of physical activity and play
  • Understanding the design and construction of bases for outdoor sports facilities
  • Multi-Use Games Areas: how to choose the right surface
  • How to improve your natural turf pitch
  • Effective marketing for sports facilities to attract and retain players and users
  • Successful lighting schemes for outdoor sports
  • Open Forum: synthetic turf sports pitches
  • The advantages of non-traditional structures for indoor sports
  • The maintenance of synthetic sports surfaces
  • How to select an indoor sports floor
  • How to deliver the perfect project

Seminars will run from 9.45am to 4.00pm. There will also be project guidance at ‘The Bench’ advice centre.

For more information contact SAPCA (Sports And Play Construction Association) by telephone on 024 7641 6316.