Athletic Turf News
September 2019

Connect with ATN
Follow us at
Like us on
Follow our
RSS Feed

[Turf Use]

Photo: Seth Jones Fenway's groundskeeper discusses living with PTSD in new book
David Mellor, senior director of grounds for the Boston Red Sox, is known for his artistry on the field at Fenway Park, but now he's known for raising awareness for those suffering with post-traumatic stress disorder with his new book “One Base at a Time: How I Survived PTSD and Found My Field of Dreams.”
[read more]

Photo: Seth Jones John Kinkead Sr., head of Turfco, dies at 89
John Kinkead Sr., longtime head of Turfco Manufacturing and an innovator in the golf course and turf management industry, died on Oct. 1. He was 89 years old. Kinkead will be remembered by those in the industries he loved as an innovator and as a person who set the tone for how Turfco continues to collaborate with its customers today.
[read more]

Dan Marino inks new deal with Sports Field Holdings
Dan Marino, NFL Hall of Fame quarterback, has inked a marketing agreement with Sports Field Holdings. The company, which focuses on design, engineering, construction and construction management of athletic facilities and sports complexes, announced the nine-time Pro Bowler will become a brand ambassador for its subsidiary, FirstForm.
[read more]

Project EverGreen announces winner of "Our Winning Green Space" contest
Project EverGreen named Louisa County School District, located in central Virginia, as the recipient of its “Our Winning Green Space” contest. The district received an Exmark Lazer Z X-Series mower package. The district will also receive an athletic field renovation.
[read more]

STMA to host 31st annual conference and exhibition in West Palm Beach
The Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) will host its 31st annual Conference & Exhibition Jan. 13-16, 2020 in West Palm Beach, Fla. More than 1,600 leaders in the sports field industry will gather for four days of industry education, networking events and exhibitor demonstrations.
[read more]

You are currently subscribed to Athletic Turf News as @{Email Name}@.

Forward to a friend | Change your subscription preferences | New subscriber sign-up

If you wish to leave this mailing list, simply unsubscribe. | Refer to our Privacy Policy.

Editorial contact: Seth Jones | Sales contact: Craig MacGregor

Athletic Turf is a property of North Coast Media, LLC.
1360 E. Ninth St., 10th Floor, Cleveland, OH 44114
© 2019 North Coast Media. All Rights Reserved.
Reproduction in whole or in part is prohibited without written permission.