Chicago, IL, November 01, 2006 --(PR.com
)-- Chicago Academy High School now has the honor to boast the first synthetic turf field for the Chicago Public School system. After an exhaustive interview process dissecting such topics as safety, athletic performance, innovative technology and durability; Sportexe was chosen to provide the synthetic turf system for the Chicago Academy HS. PowerBlade is one of the top synthetic turf systems from Sportexe, offering a surface that the kids could only dream of playing on.
The state-of-the-art PowerBlade R turf system replaces an old asphalt parking lot, providing a vibrant green aura to the north side neighborhood. The field covers over 84,600 square feet and will host the Chicago Academy’s football and soccer home games. The teams can also practice on the surface 365 days a year due to the durability of the exclusive MonoTech™ fiber. The system has an optimal G-max rating which provides safe surface for kids to play on.
This Sportexe system combines the softness and lush appearance of natural grass with the engineered performance of modern synthetic turf. PowerBlade was carefully engineered to combine softness and durability for year-round, multi-purpose use.
• A true monofilament synthetic turf system
• Extremely soft, yet durable
• Virtually no post-fibrillation (fiber breakdown)
• Advanced MonoTech™ fiber is exclusive in North America
• Two-tone fiber provides a more natural looking field
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With offices in Ontario, Texas, and Georgia, Sportexe is dedicated to delivering top notch synthetic turf solutions to each and every client. As an acknowledged leader in the industry, the U.S company, prides itself on delivering products that feature the latest in innovation and superior engineering with an emphasis on research and development. Currently Sportexe is the exclusive or official turf system supplier for The Arena Football League, (AFL/AF2), National Lacrosse League (NLL), Major Indoor Soccer League (MISL), U.S. Indoor Soccer Association, and the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA). Additionally, Sportexe partners with the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NIAAA). Sportexe has also made tremendous progress in the international scene by securing relationships with both the International Hockey Fédération (FIH), and the Federation International de Football Association (FIFA).
For additional information and an inside look at their cutting-edge products, please visit www.sportexe.com