FIVE-A-SIDE FOOTBALL IS A FAST GROWING SPORT IN SOUTH AFRICA & WORLDWIDE.
The key differences between full size football fields and these courts relates to the size of the pitch/courts, the reduced goal size as well as the speed and intensity that the game is played with. The Artificial turf that is used varies in thickness (40mm, 45mm, 50mm) and depends on the client’s budget as the Turf has an impact on the infill and the overall cost of the construction of these facilities.
Synthetic Turf – PT45 & SG50
Natural Turf – Rye Grass, Kikuyu & Cynodon
These courts are normally enclosed with netting or boards to ensure continuity of play and to speed up the game. These types of courts normally have a life span of between 3 to 5 years depending on use. Typically these facilities are heavily used.