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Athletic Field Tours Sponsored by McAdams
McAdams – with support from RRS, is offering the opportunity for parks and recreation professionals to tour some of the premier athletics complexes in North Carolina.
Participants have the option to tour facilities in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area and/or the Wilmington area. Topics to be covered include:
- Athletic Field Programming & Designing
- Pros/Cons of Synthetic vs. Natural Turf
- Field Safety
- Construction Costs
- Materials & Methods
- Stormwater Management
- Shared-use Agreements
This event provides a chance to meet with your fellow athletics colleagues to share experiences and ask questions. Lunch will be on your own.
Tours will include:
– Finley Fields
– Kenan Stadium
– Hooker Fields
– Duke’s Bassett Fields, Softball stadium
– Kennedy Tower + Track