College Rifles Caged Synthetic Grass Training Area

Work Performed 

The new training facility was at the time, the first outdoor IRB Rugby surface in NZ. A sand/rubber filled turf, shock pad with a free draining Gap65 rigid base. The facility is used for various training purposes, including Futsal football and Junior rugby games.

Work Involved

  • Excavation and cut to fill works
  • Subsoil and surface drainage
  • Constructing a free draining permeable GAP65 base
  • Laying Global65 – IRB & FIFA 2 star lab tested turf
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Building to IRB standards

Turfe Used

FIFA 2 Star Global 65





Subcontractors involved

  • Fencerite – fencing 
  • An Auckland Civil/TEAM Sports Surfaces project