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Sports Park Weetwood-Flyer

Turf management FIELD DAY on 10th March 2016
An excellent opportunity to attend an open day curtesy of the Yorkshire Branch of the IOG in the company of ECB Senior Pitch Consultant Chris Wood along with Henry Bechelet of ICL (Formally Everris).
To be held at Sports Park Weetwood, University of Leeds, LS16 5AU

The format of the day to include practical demonstrations from leading manufacturers and suppliers to the industry with equipment especially relevant to the volunteer market.

Main themes for the day include;
Cricket pre-season work and winter pitch end of season work.

The day will start at 09:00 – 15:00 to include lunch.

Attendance is FREE but will be limited, to book a place please contact the IOG via email: or call 01908 552988


Our March meeting of the IOG Yorkshire Branch will be at Cleckheaton Sports Club on Wednesday 9th March 2016 commencing at 7.30pm.

The national quiz final, assuming we got through, followed by our guest Speaker, Chris Woods from ECB. The leading authority on all things cricket pitches (and a Yorkshire man) and of course the free supper.

Everyone welcome, members or not of the IOG. A must for all cricket groundsmen. Chris will also be at Weetwood the day after.

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