The current pitch was laid at the end of 2014 year. It’s main components are artificial grass Domo Slide DS, 45M, natural filler and special sand.
Domo Slide DS, 45M Grass, of Belgian manufacture is especially developed for football playing. Characteristics of ball whipping and dap is equal to the natural grass, it provides the high comfort of playing. The filling by glass sand provides the stability of artificial grass and lay of natural filler IFL DOMO Naturafill assigns the amortizing properties.
Each year out pitch is testing for compliance to the FIFA standards.
According to the results, the football pitch of Astana Arena” was certified by the Certificate of compliance to the World quality standards FIFA 2 stars, that confirmed at the site http://quality.fifa.com/.
Concerning the some apprehensions according to the negative impact of the coverage on players’ health.
On the pitch of Astana Arena we use new ecological concept – natural filler IFL DOMO Naturafill. This organic filler for artificial grass consist of 100% quality cork, it does not include any mixtures, or rubber or coconut fiber. Except this fact we add, that the cork is renewable source, which is reproduces in natural way. Energy restitution values of a pitch with Naturafill are roughly similar to the values measured on a natural pitch. It has been successfully tested in an accredited laboratory to both FIFA 1 and 2 Star standards.