FREE - Winter Pitch Preparation Workshop

Huntingdonshire FA in partnership with the Institute of Groundsmanship, Redexim Charter House, Rigby Taylor and Fleet Line Markers, have organised a F

Information on the workshop can be found below, and will provide a great opportunity for attendees to understand different techniques and tips for maintaining your pitches throughout the winter months and into spring.

  • Date: Thursday 20th October,
  • Time: 6.30pm - 9pm,
  • Venue: Huntingdon Town FC, Jubilee Park, Kings Ripton Road, PE28 2NR
  • Cost: Free

Who is the workshop for?

The workshop is aimed for club and facility groundsmen and women who are responsible for the maintenance of football pitches. It is also open to club officials who would like to learn more about getting the best out of their respected pitches.

What will be covered:

This workshop will cover:

  • Decompaction,
  • Post match Repairs
  • Fertiliser Options
  • Machinery options
  • General Q&A with industry experts
  • How the Pitch Improvement Programme works

The evening will also create a platform for networking with fellow groundsmen and clubs as well as hopefully leave with some new ideas, contacts and a clearer idea of the network of support which is available to clubs and ground-staff.

For more information or if you would like to book a place/places, then please email the following details to Dean Watson:, or call 01480 447483

  • Name of Club/Parish Council/Local Authority
  • Name of Main Contact
  • Contact Email Address
  • Name of Attendees

A further confirmation email will be sent out prior to the workshop, confirming the itinerary for the evening.

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