ESSMA interviewed Paul Baas, Field Manager at Amsterdam ArenA and responsible for the pitch since the 2016/2017 season, about the daily operations and how they manage the pitch. Amsterdam ArenA is the host venue of our Pitch Management Workshop taking place on 17 and 18 April.

During the ESSMA Summit Pitch Management Seminar Yasser Al Mulla, Landscape & Sport Turf Management Senior Manager Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy (SC), highlighted the specific challenges ahead and how they guarantee pitch quality for the 2022 FIFA World Cup QatarTM.

The European Stadium & Safety Management Association (ESSMA) will gather during the Pitch Management Workshop. The event will be held in Amsterdam (the Netherlands) from 17 to 18 April at the Amsterdam ArenA.

Recreational Systems Europe (RSE), an ESSMA Corporate Partner, are an innovative provider of sustainable sports infrastructures, with a focus on (stadium) pitch management. RSE have partnered with RHENAC to market the RSE - RHENAC Stadium Grass Grow Lighting system. Clubs such as 1. FC Köln, Schalke 04 and SK Rapid Wien have successfully tested the RSE - RHENAC technology over the past years.

Leicester City FC revealed their plan for a new and state-of-the-art training facility, as part of its long-term commitment to strengthening Leicestershire's status as a home for the development of world-class sport.