Grass Tennis Courts

Grass Tennis Courts

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This work looks at the construction and maintenance of grass tennis courts. Published in partnership with the All-England Lawn Tennis Club, Wimbledon, the book is an authoritative guide on the construction and maintenance of grass tennis courts at all levels of the game. It provides comprehensive coverage of modern scientifically-based turf cultural practices and shows how they can be applied in the production and management of a natural turf surface for tennis.SCARIFICATION A range of mechanical equipment and hand tools are available to scarify tennis courts. ... is to thoroughly remove all unwanted fibrous material at the base of the sward and, if it exists, as much buried material within the surface layers of the rootzone as possible. ... in hand yet the latter is more manoeuvrable and is likely to be of greater use and more cost-effective to smaller clubs.

Title:Grass Tennis Courts
Author:J. Perris
Publisher:STRI - 2000


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