As the recognised trade organisation for the UK sports and play construction industry, SAPCA fosters excellence, professionalism and continuous improvement throughout the industry.
From the entries received, our judging panel confirmed the SAPCA Award Winner was David Morley Architects for the University of Warwick New Sports Hub including: multi-purpose sports halls, swimming pool, climbing wall, fitness suite, squash courts and outdoor sports pitches. For more information please click [here].
The 2018 SAPCA Awards Finalists
Our judging panel have drawn up a shortlist of finalists for the 2018 SAPCA Awards.
The companies and projects appear in alphabetical order.
Blakedown Sports and Play Ltd
Sobell Leisure Centre, Aberdare
Construction of an 8 lane running track with infield, runways, throwing events, floodlighting and fencing.
Cleveland Land Services (Guisborough) Ltd
Tonbridge School, Kent
Reconstruction of an athletics track and water-based hockey pitch.
David Morley Architects
The University of Warwick
New Sports Hub including: multi-purpose sports halls, swimming pool, climbing wall, fitness suite, squash courts and outdoor sports pitches.
DCM Projects Ltd
Cherry Gardens Primary School, London
Playground with wetpour, rubber mulch and artificial grass surfaces.
ProMax HydroFlex infill
Ecofriendly infill for synthetic turf surfaces.
Fleet (Line Markers) Ltd
The Cog Line Marker
Reusable and recyclable line-marking paint system.
Dale Youth Boxing Club, London
Flooring for reconstruction of the community hub and boxing gym.
Export of rugby posts
Provision of 17 metre Millennium rugby posts to all 12 host stadia for the Japan 2019 Rugby World Cup.
McArdle Sport Tec / TigerTurf (UK) Ltd
Dorchester Town FC
Construction of a new 3G synthetic football pitch using TigerTurf Ecocept performance base layer and Atomic Pro 50 surface.
Notts Sport Ltd
NottsGrass Ultra synthetic cricket surface
A synthetic turf surface designed for high performance cricket incorporating texturised monofilament yarns.
Field Road Multi-Use Games Area, London
An inclusive outdoor activity space including: MUGA, sensory basketball boards, target games, table tennis tables, traverse walls and gym equipment.
Polytan Sports Surfaces (UK) Ltd
Poligras Tokyo GT hockey system
Incorporating bio-based synthetic material within the filament.
S&C Slatter Ltd
Eton College, Windsor
Construction of two full-sized hockey pitches plus a training area.
Millfield School, Somerset
Design, supply and build of a new purpose built indoor equestrian arena.
Sports Labs Ltd
The Pitch Rater player survey app
A smartphone application to collect player feedback and improve sports surfaces.
Tennis 2000 Ltd
Private tennis court, Chelmsford, Essex
Design and construction of an artificial grass tennis court with TigerTurf Advantage Pro.
University of the West of England
New floodlit sports pitches, changing room block and ancillary facilities at the Hillside Gardens Sports Hub.