As the annual Gothia Cup gets set for kick off in Sweden this Saturday, so too in China, preparations are well underway for the debut of Gothia Cup China, to be held from 13th to 19th August, 2016 in Shenyang, the capital of the country’s northern eastern province of Liaoning.
The popularity of football in South America can never be underestimated, and so also its potential power for change. Hand at risk children the opportunity to play football 24 hours a day and they will grasp it, staying out of trouble in the process.
Former national team player Li Tie has returned to his hometown of Shenyang to put his name on a new football facility that includes three artificial grass pitches; the “Li Tie Number 8 Football Airdrome Park”.
Gearing up for its opening this Thursday 23rd June, the National Sports Convention in Australia this year has for the first time a focus on technology and solutions for natural, hybrid and synthetic turf so that more people can access facilities for both sport and recreation.
28th May, 2016, saw the British School of Nanjing in China hold their ninth annual Summer Fair, the first major event to be held at their brand new state of the art facility, featuring a new artificial grass pitch as the crown of the new campus development.
Dating back to 1963, the iconic National Olympic Stadium of Phnom Penh, Cambodia, has been given a facelift in the form of a brand new pitch, utilising artificial grass for the first time in the stadium’s chequered half century of history.
The many advantages of artificial grass are well known; no maintenance, all year round usability etc., but in Canada, users of the product as a landscaping tool are increasingly being attracted to it on account of the threat posed by, of all things, a beetle.
The FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 took place in 7 beautiful cities of New Zealand from 30th May to 20th June 2015.
Canton Fair, also known as China Import and Export Fair is held biannually in Guangzhou every spring and autumn.
DOMOTEX asia/ CHINAFLOOR 2016, for short DACF, is one of the most professional exhibitions for flooring materials trade in the Asia-Pacific region.