Sand Filled MUGA Pitch

Sand Filled MUGA Pitch

The synthetic sand filled pitch surface is often used for facilities where the primary sports are football and hockey, they also provide good qualities for tennis.

2G Sport Surface

2G Sport Surface

We have completed a number of projects to install 2G sport surfaces for multi use games areas at leisure centres, schools and other facilities.

Synthetic Turf MUGA

Synthetic Turf MUGA

Artificial grass surfaces are commonly used for multi use facilities as they are suitable for all weather conditions and can be designed to meet individual requirements.

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Sand Filled MUGA Pitch

Our specialist installers complete many projects to build a sand filled MUGA pitch which can be used for football, hockey and as a general multi use area. The 2G synthetic turf is made up of specialist carpet fibres which are designed for use with sports pitches. A silica sand infill is applied throughout the grass fibres which gives the overall surface its stability and helps to keep the turf upright. We are able to complete the whole construction process for a sand-filled pitch at your school, college, university or sports club.

The installation work for 2G sand-filled and sand-dressed surfaces usually starts with excavating the ground and putting in a porous stone sub base. The stones are angular which means the fit together to form a strong foundation, but also allow water to pass through them for effective drainage. A macadam base will then be laid onto the stones to give the rest of the surface a smooth and durable layer. Quite often, a sports shockpad will be installed onto the macadam to give shock absorption and to act as a protective underlay for the artificial carpet. The final stage will be rolling out the 2G carpet, gluing it down and then distributing the sand infill throughout the facility.

Don’t hesitate to talk to us if you would like an idea of costs to install a sand-filled MUGA. For more information on costs you can also look at this page We would be happy to send you a product sheet with more details, as well as offering our professional advice regarding the best design for your facility.

How to Install Sand Filled Surfacing Near Me

As experts within the surfacing industry, we carry out the following steps to a high standard when installing a MUGA facility:

  1. Excavate the existing surfacing 
  2. Install geotextile membrane
  3. Lay down the stone or macadam sub-base
  4. Install synthetic turf surface
  5. Add sand infill to the surface
  6. Brush the infill into the fibres
  7. Apply line-markings to the facility in the sports you require

If you require more information regarding the installation of sand filled MUGAs near me, our experts can help. We have years of experience within the installation of sand-filled pitches and can offer details regarding the different specifications that are available.

2G Synthetic Sport Surface

As well as installing the 2G synthetic sport surface itself we can also supply a range of extra features to go along with the facility and help you make the most of it. Secure rebound fencing is one of the most popular installations that are included with a full sized multisport pitch project. Fence systems come in a range of specifications from chain link to twin bar super rebound designs to suit different requirements and budgets. We also offer various specs for the surfaces we offer. For details on our specifications, please click here These fences can also come with both single and double gates to be installed to suit your preference. Specialist floodlights are also chosen for a lot of facilities as these enable the school or club to rent out the sand-filled multisport pitch for use in the evenings and make the facility more cost effective.

When we install a 2G synthetic sport surface and surrounding areas, we will apply line markings for each of your chosen sports, these are often football, tennis and hockey. Our professional installers have completed many projects working with schools, colleges and local clubs so we’ll be able to advise you on all the different options we have available. Please send us your details if you’d like to discuss an enquiry with regards to sand-filled MUGA flooring. We’ll happily send you over some more information and a great value quote to complete the work.

What is a 2G Pitch?

A 2G pitch is a type of artificial turf surfacing used for sports facilities and surrounding areas. 2G pitches can either be built as sand-filled or sand-dressed. Sand-filled surfacing has infill within the fibres, whereas sand dressed surfacing has a layer of infill on top of the surface. Sand-filled surfacing is great for a multi use games area, as a number of different sports may be played on the facility. 2G synthetic pitches can be built to meet up with a number of specifications for international governing bodies. Line markings can be installed onto the 2G surfacing in order to make playing sports on the surface more enjoyable.

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If you would like to speak to our team regarding the construction of a synthetic turf 2G multi-use games area, please fill in our contact form and we will get back to you at the earliest convenience. We have years of experience in the sport surfacing industry and expert knowledge. Please speak to us today and we will respond with all the info you need on the construction of a sand filled MUGA pitch and the costs.