Safety and Guidelines

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Grimshaw Group as approved by SAPCA

  Grimshaw Group is a member of SAPCA – The Sports and Play Construction Association that represents businesses committed to raising the quality standards of all sports, physical activity, recreation and play facilities designed, built and maintained across the UK. Membership signifies professional competence and performance and as a member you are required to: • Meet the […]

Ruby Post Damage

With the latest “named” storm, “Imogen”, to hit the UK, inevitably some Rugby posts will have failed / collapsed. We can supply spare parts for posts (we will really need to be able to identify the manufacturer to do that) or replacement half or full sets to suit your existing sockets. We will need to […]

British Standard Sports Equipment

Our Harrod Sports Equipment is not only designed and manufactured in the UK but independently tested to ensure it conforms to the very latest British Standards. Our customers know that quality and safety are top criteria when making purchasing decisions and we are always happy to help you make the best choice to suit your requirements.

Tennis Court Moss

Now the temperature is rising it is the perfect time to tackle any moss on your tennis or sports court.  If you deal with it now it will save you time and money in the long run. Based on our years of experience of court cleaning we recommend using Qualgex.  We supply this direct or […]

Youth Development & Small Sided Football

  For more information please click Youth Football Goal Sizes

Grimshaw Group takes Site Safety Seriously

Managing Director, Russell Grimshaw has just renewed his Site Managers Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) with flying colours; passing the test with 100% marks and receiving positive feedback on his valuable input during the course. All Grimshaw Site Managers are qualified but as Director for overall responsibility Russell considers it is essential to stay up to […]

What Size Football Goal

With all the various small sided games it can get rather confusing just what size goal is required. The FA break it down as follows: 11-a-side       Under 15 to adult – 7320 ´ 2440mm  Under 11 to under 14 – 6400 ´ 2130mm    Mini-soccer Under 10 – 3660 ´ 1830mm    5-a-side                                                          Senior – 4880 x 1220mm Junior – 3660 […]

Harrod UK Goals, posts and nets

Harrod UK are a leading manufacturer of sports posts, goals, nets and sports ground equipment established in 1954. They produce safe innovative products that conform to European Safety Standards and match regulations.  For practise and play at all levels from the Manchester Commonwealth Games, The Millennium Stadium, Twickenham, Premier League Clubs and academies, to Wembley.  […]

Safe Volleyball Posts

Volleyball England has banned the use of weighted volleyball posts and the use of posts tensioned by ropes or wires to the floor (indoors). We recommend if you are still using weighted posts that you put in place a schedule of replacment to comply with Volleyball Englands requirements. Playground type posts inserted into large plastic […]

Hinged Rugby Post Adaptors

Rugby post erection can be made a lot easier and safer if the posts are hinged, and if they aren’t then you can now use hinged rugby post adaptors. To make the raising and lowering of your ruby posts a much simpler process have a look at the  Hinged Post Assembly Roller.