Hertfordshire FA Grounds Keeper Event

Calling All Grounds Keepers!

Hertfordshire FA is hosting a free online information evening for Grounds Keepers

Do you maintain grass pitches for football teams in Hertfordshire? Want to get advice and support from grounds care experts? Then this event is for you!

On Tuesday 9th March at 7:00-8:30pm, Hertfordshire FA is hosting a free online event to support those responsible for maintaining grass football pitches in Hertfordshire with practical help and advice along with details of potential funding opportunities.

We will be joined by Grounds Management Association representative Phil Jeggo, along with special guest appearances from Matt Le Brun (Sports Turf) and Dean Tingley (ID Verde), to share some key information and tips to help you maintain your grass pitches.

Greg Hardman from the Football Foundation, will then join Steve Maker (Head of Football Development and Investment at Hertfordshire FA) to provide information on potential funding opportunities to improve grass pitches across the County.

The agenda for the evening is as follows:

Phil Jeggo (Grounds Management Association):

• PitchPower – How it works and FAQ’s
• Key maintenance tasks for time of year
• GMA updates

Matt Le Brun (Sports Turf) and Dean Tingley (ID Verde):

• How to identify pitch performance
• How to maximise budgets
• Support offered

Greg Hardman (the Football Foundation) and Steve Maker (Hertfordshire FA)

• Funding opportunities available to support grass pitches

Please register your interest for this event through the link below.


An email with information on how to join this online event will be sent to registered email addresses by 5pm on Monday 8th March, 2021.

We look forward to seeing you there!