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Author(s):Kurtz, Kent
Author Affiliation:Historian, STMA
Title:Not so long ago - Success on a low budget to reduce injuries
Column Name:Doc's dugout - An inning from our past
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Source:Sports Turf Manager [STMA]. Vol. 20, No. 4, July/August 2002, p. 6.
Publishing Information:Council Bluffs, IA: Sports Turf Managers Association
# of Pages:1
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Liability; Costs; Athletic injuries; School turf; Sports turf; Athletic fields; Sports turf renovation; Sand-based athletic fields; Practice fields
Abstract/Contents:Describes a meeting of the Seattle School Board "during the fall of 1982 to deal with the liability issues stemming from its high school football teams practicing on fields of dirt and rocks." States that "an ongoing plan was put into place that included aeration and fertilization twice per year and topdressing and overseeding once per year." Concludes that "the fields were reported to look beautiful and there was a substantial decrease in injuries."
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Kurtz, K. 2002. Not so long ago - Success on a low budget to reduce injuries. Sports Turf Manager [STMA]. 20(4):p. 6.
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