Baseball/Softball Field Maintenance and Techniques Seminar

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Name: Baseball/Softball Field Maintenance and Techniques Seminar
Date: October 3, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
  • Mound work.  Types of clays.  Brick vs bags. Mound height, How to use mound Slope Guage.
  • Batter box area.  Types of clays.  Brick vs bags.  Proper squaring of your field.
  • Lip maintenance.  Daily maintenance.  Game day tips.  Dragging techniques to avoid lips.  Types of equipment used?
  • Ball field mix 101.  What questions to ask and why when purchasing infield materials.  What is the best ratios for ball field mixes and why.
  • Paint vs chalk on your skinned infield.
  • Laser grading. Why? When? How to? Demonstrations on how laser grading will help your fields stay ready even after rain.
  • Blecavator-  Ever heard of it?  How and why is it important in amending infields.
  • Question and Answer
     
Speaker list
  • Sports Turf Specialties, Dennis BrolinSports Turf Specialties, Mike Didonato, CSFM
  • DuraEdge, Greg Frederick
  • Pioneer Athletics, Matt Tobin
  • Mechanic Falls, Jay Bryant
Location:

Mechanic Falls Recreation
108 Lewiston St
Mechanic Falls  ME

Date/Time Information:
October 3rd
8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Contact Information:
Matt Tobin - 207-229-4801
Fees/Admission:
$10 Per Person
Payable to MRPA
PO Box 6728
Scarborough, ME 04070
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