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Synthetic Turf History and Development in Turkey

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Synthetic Turf History and Development in Turkey

Synthetic Turf History • In our article about the historical development of synthetic turf  and its use in our country, you can find what you want to learn about the history of Synthetic Turf.

First of all, what is Synthetic Turf ? Why is it produced?

Synthetic turf  is produced according to the usage limits created by natural Turf especially due to climatic conditions. The first use in Football Pitches began in the 1960s, but the Synthetic Turf of that period was not enough to play football.

Synthetic turf  is an alternative to natural turf and is equivalent in comparison to two products in many features. Even Synthetic Turf , UV from the sun, falling rain and so on. With its resistance to many features, we can even say that football is superior to natural Turf.

History and Development of Synthetic Turf in Turkey

When we look at the FIFA conditions, we were really back on this. FIFA first trial also need to start doing in 1960 in England (of course this trial were of poor quality Synthetic Turf of the unhelpful term) Turkey ‘as a first in the 2008-2009 season in the synthetic turf use, the Turkcell Super League during that period’ s struggling which three of the four Ankara team : Ankaragücü, Gençlerbirliği and Hacettepe Spor club to the hosts 19 May Stadium n has started.

Synthetic Turf named IF FIFA Star 2 an purchased with the investment of 1.5 Million YTL with the money spent by the Turkish Football Federation in order to solve the problem experienced especially in the winter months of 19 May Stadium due to natural Turf, although initially created problems such as ball bouncing on the ground. Over time, the Synthetic Turf rug was found to be of higher quality in sports competitions than in natural Turf.

I. and II. Generations Synthetic Turf Fields

1950′ man started production in the year 1960’s in the field in use to start the first Synthetic Turf pitches, increased disability, forced sourced athletes from the ground because it is less slippery compared to natural Turf and the first players who train in generation has been exposed to serious muscle and ligament injuries.

1980′ in the second generation Turf started to be produced, with great expectations entered into production and yet I Referring to generations much of a disability, ground hardness due to the lack of a solution to the problem of FIFA and UEFA ‘ did not pass from the approval.

III. Generations Synthetic Turf (3G Synthetic Turf Floors)

Towards the end of the 1990s, Synthetic Turf  generally used by teams under the age of 17, according to observations made only I. and II. generation, but less risk of disability, the UV resistance and resistance of the sun with natural Turf even past and has managed to take its place as a favorite.

As regards the 2003 Europe’s biggest football clubs started to be used by all III. Generations Synthetic Turf pitches, also known as Synthetic Turf, have a lower risk of injury than natural turf, according to research.

Especially Dr. A 2005 study by Ekstrand revealed that Swedish Premier League players still using natural turf at the time suffered more injuries than football players playing on synthetic turf pitches in Europe. • Synthetic Turf History