Gosforth Playing Fields
3G rugby and football pitch
Blakedown were employed by Gosforth Fields Sports Association to construct a full-size artificial turf rugby and football pitch at the Stubley Drive playing fields site. The 3G rubber-filled pitch is situated in the grounds of an old school and covers an area of 106m by 71m.
Client: Gosforth Fields Sports Association
Contract Type: RFU Framework
Build Time: 16 weeks
The project included the installation of 5m high weldmesh fencing and six 15m high floodlighting columns which allow community use of the pitch in the evenings and during darker winter months. Sports lines seamed into the turf include three cross-play 7-a-side football pitches separated by divider netting as well as the main rugby and football layouts.
Location: Stubley Drive, Dronfield Woodhouse, Derbyshire