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Timbers Owner Comes to FieldTurf’s Defense

When AMB Sports + Entertainment announced early this week that FieldTurf will be the official playing surface at the new $1.5 billion Mercedes-Benz Stadium, the news was met with amusing skepticism and abundant applause on social media.   The news was criticized by soccerwire.com’s Charles Boehm but was quickly deflated by Merritt Paulson, Owner and…

The Melwood Oval Will Leave You Breathless

The Melwood Oval Will Leave You Breathless

Let’s take a trip down under! The fields at the Melwood Oval in Forestville, Australia were recently completed and we had to share! Make sure you see the breathtaking aerial video of the new facility. Designed for soccer and rugby, the 185K sq.ft facility showcases the FieldTurf Revolution system, regarded as the premier synthetic turf system with unparalleled player…


Which soccer cleats performed best at the World Cup?

A recent study by Penn State University’s Center for Sports Surface Research, entitled ‘2014 World Cup Shoes – Traction Comparison’, has provided more data on the similarity of FieldTurf Revolution and Kentucky Bluegrass rotational traction performance with soccer footwear used by the world’s elite. Each surface, Kentucky Bluegrass (natural) and FieldTurf Revolution (artificial), was tested…


An amazing first round

Our European Division gives us a recap of the first round of the FIFA World Cup and a preview of what is ahead. Round one of the FIFA World Cup is now complete and a record has already been broken – an unprecedented number of goals were scored during the group stage with 136 (or…


USA vs Germany

We can all breathe a sigh of relief after a tension packed 90 minutes, and American fans can enjoy the USA vs Germany result, which ended in a 1-0 loss. Why celebrate a loss, you ask? Typically a loss would produce a negative feeling, but today soccer fans were ready to celebrate that score line….


A Bracket Nightmare

Come every major sporting event the sport fanatics at FieldTurf gather and test their skills at predicting the future. The latest challenge…try to figure out who will come away champions at the 2014 Brazil World Cup!   Like many companies, the FieldTurf team is comprised of a multitude of nationalities, whom are all loyal to…

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