Preparation of hybrid pitch for the greatest prize in football – final between Croatia and France The Luzhniki stadium (inaugurated 1956), was renovated in 2013 for the 2018 World Cup Football, when at this time the artificial grass was removed and replaced with natural grass. Luzhniki is a hybrid pitch, made up 95% of natural grass and 5% of yarn (SIS-Grass). In 2015.. read more →

Saint Petersburg stadium is the first stadium in the world containing a hybrid sliding pitch, (type Mixto). A Verti-Drain 7215 is regularly being used to de-compact the soil and to stimulate root growth. The stadium also owns a Redexim Speed-Seed machine, to overseed the field with Ryegrass. Verti-Drain 7215 at work aerating the field after.. read more →

Kazan Arena one day before quarterfinal Belgium – Brazil (Friday 6 july, 2018) at WC Russia; aerating hybrid pitch with diameter 8mm Needle tines on Verti-Drain 7215 aerator as field is too hard;   read more →

Tatarstan is an autonomic republic within the Russian Federation and it’s main stadium is the Kazan Arena (inaugurated in 2013), which will host 6 matches for the upcoming World Cup. Kazan Arena                                                            Slaughtering of a goat The Tatars have their own cultural customs, and for the upcoming important seazon they slaughtered a goat.. read more →

On June 12 the German national team, the current world-champion, arrived at their basecamp in Watuniki. ”There we will find optimal conditions”, teammanager Olivier Bierhoff said prior to departure from Germany. Fieldmanager Roman Kafafjan and his team did the upmost to bring the trainingsfield in the best possible condition. the Verti-Drain aerator model 7215 loosens.. read more →