Alsoils+ Sports Rootzone can be blended using a mixture of sports sand, compost and organic materials to help build strong roots and maintain pH balance. Our dressing can be proportionately blended to your needs so that you can be sure that your sports facility is healthy all year round.
Using sports rootzone can help to ensure that sports fields and golf courses remain in top condition, season after season. It’s a reliable and effective way to ensure optimal playing conditions, which can help to reduce the risk of injury and increase player satisfaction.
Suitable for: Football and rugby pitches, golf courses and other sports facilities
Screened to: 10mm
Bag size: 0.75m³
Available in: Portsmouth, Southampton, Winchester, Chichester, Waterlooville and other towns and villages within Hampshire and West Sussex
Sports Rootzone FAQs
What is sports rootzone?
Sports rootzone can be blended using a mixture of sports sand, compost and organic materials to help build strong roots and maintain pH balance within sport pitches or areas.
How deep should rootzone be?
It can vary on what you’ll be using the sports rootzone for, but as a rule-of-thumb, the depth should be between 1 – 3 inches.
What is your sports rootzone suitable for?
Our sports rootzone is suitable for a variety of activities, but it’s particularly good for football and rugby pitches, golf courses and other sports facilities.
What are the benefits of sports rootzone?
There are many benefits to sports rootzone such as Its effective drainage capabilities which facilitate proper water management, a critical factor for sustaining vibrant and healthy turf on sports fields.
The presence of organic matter within the rootzone soil offers essential nutrients, promoting robust growth of grass and other ground cover plants, ultimately contributing to the durability and playability of athletic surfaces.
How often should sports rootzone be applied?
The frequency of when sports rootzone should be applied varies depending on field usage, maintenance practices and soil conditions. Considering these factors allows for a customised application schedule, optimising the advantages of sports rootzone like enhanced playability, improved drainage, and field resilience.
Can sports rootzone improve water drainage on sports fields?
Sports rootzone is designed to enhance water drainage on sports fields. Its specialised composition works by maintaining effective water management, preventing waterlogging and contributing to the overall durability of the turf.
Can I use sports rootzone to repair damaged areas on the field?
Sports rootzone can be used to repair damaged areas on fields, thanks to its specialised formulation that enhances turf stability and promotes root development. This makes it an excellent option for restoring strength and playability in high-traffic areas that have suffered wear and tear.
Is sports rootzone suitable for all types of sports fields?
Sports rootzone is suitable for various sports fields, especially football and rugby pitches, golf courses and other sports facilities. Its balanced composition and properties make it particularly well-suited for these specific types of sports fields, contributing to their performance and quality.
Our Sports Rootzone bulk bag deliveries are typically made via a vehicle with a crane offload.
Deliveries will be between 2/5 working days from ordering – unfortunately we are unable to specify a specific time although if you call us, we can usually let you know what day and a rough time to expect your delivery, however due to the nature of our business this cannot be guaranteed and can change at short notice.
Being a local, family-run business we only have the capabilities to deliver topsoil, manure, mulch and other products to areas near our HQ in Hambledon, Hampshire (see our delivery zones page for more information). Please note, we are currently unable to deliver bulk bags of Sports Rootzone within the Portsmouth Clean Air Zone.