Long Throws Test Bed - ready for action

The first hammers will be flying onto the demonstration area at Crownpoint Track next week!  This experimental surface has been designed to test the ability of artificial turf to deal with hammers and javelins impacting the surface. Watch this space for results. 

 

Test bed in good shap for the trials

Test bed in good shap for the trials

Test bed ready for action at the new track at Crownpoint

Test bed ready for action at the new track at Crownpoint

3D Printing at Sports Labs

3D printing the Lisport XL studded roller Inhouse. One of the benefits of owning a 3D printer - you can print your own spare part!

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Printing the profiled roller  

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New video capture of infill splash on 3G surfaces

Watch this short video to see how we capture the infill splash on a 3G surface. This new method of filming will enhance the test and results and create a new tool for characterising the infill splash on 3G surfaces [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ocfkpUyMBUI?rel=0&w=1280&h=720]