Review – Recent Articles on Artificial Grass Pitches (AGP)

Recently my local Rugby club among others were been supported by England Rugby in its investment in artificial surfaces and installed a 4th Generation pitch (Artificial Grass Pitch), across the sport of Rugby union playing and training venues are increasing across the UK, unfortunately little is known about the likely associated injuries and player welfare consequences.

The following studies examined the effect that playing surface had on injury types and rates of professional rugby union clubs and played their home matches on artificial surfaces. to continue reading See attached PDF