The Olympic Equestrian project
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Permavoid creates durable, sustainable and cost-effective sports surfaces for leisure, education and professional sporting applications. Our systems combine total consistency of playing surface with superb water management characteristics.
England Hockey are the latest professional sporting team to utilise Permavoid for their pitch innovation. Having worked closely with England Hockey, Polytan (surface suppliers), STRI (Sports Turf Research Institute) and Sport England we have provided a portable hockey pitch system for an international hockey league to be played on.
Permavoid Sports is an easy-to-install, sustainable and cost effective combined sports surface and water management system for the full range of football, rugby and hockey pitches with either sunthetic or natural surfaces.
Our tennis solutions offer complete stability and level playing surfaces as well as excellent drainage characteristics. They are tested to meet the performance requirements of The International Tennis Federation and The Dutch Lawn Tennis Board.
With space at an increasing premium in densely poulated urban environments, utilisation of roof spaces for sports activities is on the rise. As a lightweight system, Permavoid rooftop sports pitches offer the ideal, easy-to-install solution for roof top locations, creating safe and resilient playing surfaces with excellent drainage characteristics.
The Permavoid system has been used for equestrian events large and small, including the London 2012 Olympic event at Greenwich Park, where complex performance and construction criteria were achieved with great success.
The Permavoid system is completely 'demountable' so ideally suited to temporary events as well as permanent installaitons.
Whilst we can’t improve the performance of athletes, at Polypipe, we can certainly improve the performance of the surfaces they play on and the venues that surround those surfaces. One such scheme is...View