In a partly sunny, but snow-free cool weather, Rainer Hadersbeck flattened the side walls of the field with an excavator and the Mallards began to expand their outfield fence. Furthermore, the Umpire‘s changing room was moved with combined strength and…
The past two Saturdays, we’ve been working on our field at Schollbach to make it fit for the upcoming season.
On November 18, we put up the last pieces of fence and finished work on the grill roof.
Just before the Easter holidays, we moved around 60 tonnes of sand and soil and made much progress.
In the first April weekend, we finished several projects, and slowly we’re seeing light at the end of the tunnel.
In the past weeks we’ve completed the drainage trenches and filled them with around 90 tonnes of gravel. As soon as things dry up, we’ll levelize the infield and continue with the next layers.
Temperatures above10° C and sunshine – perfect weather for the first ground work weekend 2017. Today we removed the old red sand from the baselines and almost half of the infield, and put a new vinyl flooring in the kiosk.
Today we’ve dug up what feels like half the ballpark, laying down tubing for power and irregation. Hopefully we’ll finish it by tomorrow!