Perfect Pitch – Expert Pleased With Shaftesbury FC’s New All-Weather Surface

Later this week, the company installing Shaftesbury FC’s £455,000 synthetic pitch will hand over the playing surface to the club.

Last year, Jason Smart of S&C Slatter installed or maintained 100 third-generation pitches. Jason tells Alfred why this artificial playing surface will make a noticeable difference.

Jason Smart on the new artificial pitch

He tells us about the challenges faced in installing the Coppice Street pitch and how long it should last before needs replacing.