Artificial Turf

Artificial sports turf is a specialized sports surface of synthetic fibers made to look like natural grass.  It is used in arenas for sports that were originally or are normally played on grass.

As the official partner for Tarkett Sports in Southern Africa, Sporturf South Africa offers two products in the artificial range,  namely FieldTurf & Desso.

FieldTurf is the artificial turf division of Tarkett Sports, which is part of the Tarkett Group based in Paris, France.

FieldTurf is used on many sites, including Football (Soccer) with over 200 FIFA Star Certified Artificial Turf Fields worldwide.

FieldTurf is available in XM 6 / XM 7 (pile heights of  40 mm, 50 mm and 60 mm).

Ensures proper safety and athlete cushion.


  • Cutting edge triangle shaped monofilament technology
  • Gives durability and resilience to the field
  • Infill of SBR Rubber and Silica Sand
  • Excellent drainage characteristics with proven infill and backing


FieldTurf Hockey – International Hockey Federation (FIH) Approved Supplier of artificial turf products.

Complete range from international elite hockey to school and regional competitions. FieldTurf hockey range is the answer to the world of field hockey.


  • Hockey specific fibre Elliptic shape and texture for excellent ball performance and low abrasion
  • Better non-directional ball roll and speed than other traditional Field hockey
  • Premium hockey performance
  • Water-based and sand-dressed options for desired performance



Desso Sports is the synthetic turf division of Tarkett Sports, which is part of the Tarkettt Group based in Paris, France.;  which has been producing hi-tech, safe, sustainable flooring solutions for over 130 years.


Desso Sports, as FIFA Preferred Producers, began their footprint in Southern Africa in 2011 with the supplying of Desso D-Vision 60 mm football turf for the Legacy Project Phase 2;  for the 2010 FIFA World Cup Organising Committee South Africa. 

The pitches were to be FIFA 1-star certified pitches. The Desso D-Vision 60 mm was installed on a hard base.  The 13 pitches to have FIFA 1-Star certification were situated in Limpopo (2), Mpumalanga (2), Free State (2), Gauteng (1), Eastern Cape (1) and Western Cape (3), Northern Cape (2).


Desso Pro-Tour 13 mm  – Tennis ITF / Cricket / Multisport and Netball


  • Multi-ply polyethylene texturised monofilament solution for top-level club, amateur, and educational tennis / multi-sports
  • Top level sand-dressed system
  • Market-leading durability and softness
  • Superior ball-surface interaction
  • Highly durable and resilient
  • Range of court colors available


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Location: Randburg, South Africa

Telephone: +27 (0)63 676 3433