The Grass Yarn & Tufters Forum 2013 Programme Sports Labs attended this years annual event which aims to highlight advances in technology concerning yarns, polymers and the products they are used in.
The programme did include research projects and it is clear that many advances are on the horizon if we are prepared to pay for them.
We as an industry rely on the chemical manufacturers to provide constiuent materials to produce inovative materials . This forum is therefore unique in providing a platform for this sector of the industry to transfer knowledge to the rest of the industry.
Sports Labs presented a paper on the construction and performance of in-situ shock pads. What this space for details of the paper.