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  • 8 August 2014

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    Sparta Rotterdam invests in club future with new artificial turf pitch
    Synthetic Turf Pitch - Sparta Rotterdam- GreenFields MX

    Next football season Sparta Rotterdam will be playing on GreenFields® MX, the high-quality artificial turf system that uses the synthetic turf fibres of TenCate Grass. Sparta Rotterdam is the oldest professional football team in the Netherlands.The club is looking to perform to optimum effect in the Jupiler League in a number of ways. The transition to artificial turf at Het Kasteel has been prompted by long-term objectives, including more intensive use of both the stadium and the pitch, which several teams can now use for training sessions and matches.

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  • 1 July 2014

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    Denmark and Spain are the winners of the World Champions Cruyff Courts 6 vs 6
    World Cup Cruyff Courts 6 vs 6

    Denmark (boys) and Spain (girls) are the winners of the World Championship Cruyff Courts 6 vs 6. Cruyff Courts 6 vs 6 is the soccer championship for boys and girls between the ages of 10 to 12 which connects all Cruyff Courts worldwide. Teams from the Netherlands, Denmark, England, Spain, Israel, Malaysia and Brazil participated in this tournament. TenCate developed the durable TenCate XP Blade™ synthetic turf fibre specially for pitches that undergo intensive use like the Cruyff Courts – which are provided by the Johan Cruyff Foundation.

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  • 20 June 2014

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    World Cup Hockey pitch new standard in international top hockey
    Kyocera Stadion wedstrijd wolken

    The Hockey World Cup 2014 was a great success. For fourteen days the world could enjoy hockey at the highest level. The high-quality synthetic turf system made from TenCate fibres and backing was a perfect base for the World Cup Hockey. Players were able to get the best out of themselves. The audience could enjoy fast and technically advanced top hockey.

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  • 5 June 2014

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    TenCate CEO Loek de Vries: "The synthetic turf pitch here at the World Cup is the best hockey pitch ever built."

    TenCate Grass is pleased with the overall reception of the World Cup Hockey pitch that utilizes TenCate synthetic turf fibers and backing. The widespread positive feedback of the organization, trainers and players has been overwhelming. TenCate Grass is proud to be one of the partners of the World Cup Hockey.


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  • 3 June 2014

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    Fun hockey clinic for future champions
    Clinic champions of the future

    Amidst excited cries of "We're going to have them for breakfast!", young hockey players recently got to switch places with their hockey idols, including the Australian team. On the first day of the Hockey World Cup, they took to the pitch to compete against the other participating countries. The matches were part of a side event organized by hockey club Hudito in Delft. Young members between four and nine years of age were invited to bring along a friend or classmate for a hockey clinic, followed by a series of matches.

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