* Prices INCLUDE DELIVERY to the British Mainland excluding Scottish Highlands * VAT is shown in Shopping Cart Summary

Grimshaw Sports Updates Tips and News


Moss On Your Tennis Court 0

Sports Court Moss Killer.

Perfect for keeping your court looking good and avoiding any potential weed damage. Qualgex can be used to treat algae, moss and lichen on external hard surfaces including artificial sports surfaces, patios, tarmac, headstones and concrete paths. It also has a cleaning action which brightens the surface.

A fully registered HSE biocide containing citric acid and penetrant to aid efficacy.
Highly active and long lasting product and rapid acting, results seen within 48 hours. Effective against all types of algae, Moss and lichen but not suitable for use on grass and turf.

Qualgex can be used at any time of year (as long as temperatures are above 6 degrees C to a wide variety of external hard surfaces. It can be applied by brush, mop or surface spray and is ideally used when the algae/moss/lichen is actively growing and conditions are moist.
It is essential surfaces to be cleaned are thoroughly wetted with the product. With many of the cushion mosses a second treatment may be necessary. Please read product label before use.

Pack size - 5 litre bottle. Pack coverage - 500m².

  • Adrian Wherrett
  • Tags: tennis
Grimshaw Sports Construction Services

Grimshaw Sports Construction Services 0

Established in 1947 Grimshaw Construction has a formidable reputation for quality.  Our Construction and Civil Engineering services are available in Gloucestershire and the surrounding Counties enabling us to use our own labour force and direct management support.

Client relationships remain of paramount importance to us and we continue to enjoy many very long-term relationships – a testament to the trust that we have earned over the years.  Our clients range from large business organisations like the Jockey Club and SAPA through to Schools, Colleges, Local Authorities and numerous private individuals.

Our Civil Engineering experience allows us to take on a wide variety of contracts, taking them through from design to construction depending on client requirements.

As a sports and play surfaces contractor since 1947, Grimshaw has been at the forefront of sports construction practices with methods developed by the company now used as the standard in the construction of tennis courts.

Grimshaw Group is a founder member and Principal Contractor of The Sports and Play Construction Association whose primary purpose is to promote high standards of design and construction for all sports facilities.

As a 3rd generation family business we pride ourselves in treating every project individually, providing clients with bespoke and cost effective solutions, delivered by our highly skilled work force and long established network of trusted suppliers.  Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Which Lobster Tennis Ball Machine 0

If you need help deciding which Lobster Ball Machine best suits your requirements then please contact us.

Buy Now

  • Kerry Grimshaw
  • Tags: tennis

How to Lift Hinged Rugby Posts Safely 0

We supply three different types of Hinged Ruby Post Lifters two of which require the use of a tractor.  If you are unsure which suits you best then please Contact Us to discuss your requirements.




The Hinged Post Assembly Roller allows users to safely erect and dismantle a set of hinged posts in a controlled manner. Designed to be mounted onto an appropriate tractor roll bar using two heavy duty 'U' bolt brackets. The upright rolls along the device allowing easy installation and dismantling in a controlled manner before being lifted off by a suitable number of persons (the tractor must ideally be fitted with an angled or adjustable roll bar, brackets will fit up to a 76mm square bar). More info...





The hinged rugby post lifter system is designed to enable the safe installation and dismantling of our hinged rugby posts. This device should be used with an appropriate tractor to allow the upright to move along the rollers in a controlled manner. A minimum of two people should oversee the process. More info...





This winched rugby post lifter system is designed to enable safe installation and dismantling of our hinged rugby posts. This device is used primarily for hinged Millenium Rugby and Aluminium Rugby Posts. This new design allows for groundsmen to raise their hinged rugby posts without the need for a tractor or other motorised vehicle. The post is raised using a 650kg winch and 6mm galavanised wire rope, working in conjunction with a pulley system.  More info...

  • Kerry Grimshaw
  • Tags: rugby

Football Goal Post Safety 0

football goal post safety

Goal post safety is something we take seriously and only supply goals that meet all the relevant safety standards. It is also essential that anyone who purchases a goal considers the safety implications.

  • Kerry Grimshaw
  • Tags: football
Choosing your Football Net

Choosing your Football Net 0

standard football netstraight back football netbox football net

There are three principle profiles within the world of football nets: Standard, Straight Back or Box.

  • Dan Norman
  • Tags: football

Tennis Court Grit 0

grit for tennis courts

An excellent surface for private tennis courts with benefit that it can be “adjusted” to suit your style of play as the proportion of loose grit changes the speed of the play, height of bounce and degree of slip. It is also kinder on the knees!

  • Kerry Grimshaw
  • Tags: tennis

How To Choose Your Rugby Posts 0

choosing rugby posts

There are a wide range of rugby posts available varying in height from 5m through to 17m, manufactured from aluminium or steel and erected in traditional sockets or using a hinge system and it can be rather daunting to identify the best posts to suit your requirements.

  • Russell Grimshaw
  • Tags: rugby