Conferences

The Second SportSurf Conference:

Science, Technology and Research into Sport Surfaces – STARRS 2

The Second Conference was held:

21-22 April 2010
Loughborough University, UK

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USB flash drive proceedings of the conference was produced which includes all papers given at the conference. If you would like a copy (ISBN 978-1-897911-34-1) please contact our coordinator at sportsurf@lboro.ac.uk for further information.

Below you can download a copy of the presentations given during the conference. The organisers would like to thank all the authors for permission to make their presentations available on this site. Reproduction of these presentations is not allowed without the authors permission.

Presentations:

1. Welcome talk

2. Keynotes

3. Natural turf systems

4. Synthetic turf systems

5. Injury and risk

6. Player - Surface interaction

7. Industry session

 

The Inaugural SportSURF Conference:

Science, Technology and Research into Sport Surfaces – STARRS

The First SportSURF Conference was held:

17-18 September 2007
Loughborough University, UK

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The inaugural SportSURF conference was held at Loughborough University on 17-18 September 2007. Both days of the conference were well attended, with over 70 delegates from across the world.

A CD proceedings of the conference was produced which includes all papers given at the conference. If you would like a copy of the CD (ISBN 978-1-897911-30-3) please email sportsurf@lboro.ac.uk for further information.

The conference was split into 6 sessions with a number of presentations given during each. Below you can download a copy of each presentation given during the conference. The organisers would like to thank all the authors for permission to make their presentations available on this site. Reproduction of these presentations is not allowed without the author's permission.

1. Biomechanics

2. Maintenance and Environment

3. Test Methods

4. Measurements and Modelling

5. Yarns and Carpet

6. Governing Bodies Session