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SOFTBALL IT’S NOT HOW GOOD YOU ARE, IT’S HOW BAD YOU WANT IT. 

OUTPLAY. 
OUTWORK. 
OUTLAST.


 
Thanks to Shaw Sports Turf’s revolutionary synthetic turf system designed to the specific needs of softball, the game surface is evolving.  Artificial isn’t a forgotten option anymore. B1K: Batting A Thousand ushers in a new generation of turf and along with it the next level of playability.

 Shaw Sports Turf is the ONLY company in the synthetic turf industry with over 5 years of research and collecting data specific to our softball systems. Focusing on athlete, surface, and game science, we design fields that not only play like natural, but play like the surface the game should be played on.

Now really, let’s play ball.

 

Get Started by designing your field using our Field Design Tool!

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B1K

B1K takes into account a few different testing metric to make the Shaw Sports Turf system the closest to natural playability that you can find, and can also be tuned to your field's specific needs.

Surface Performance:
Comparing both natural grass and synthetic turf field characteristics, Shaw Sports Turf set out to develop a method with baseball organizations and academic partners to evaluate a baseball fields’ playability. Using a specially designed cannon to repl cate ball speeds and angles off the bat and off the surface, different types of data such as ball roll, pace and bounce were collected using high speed cameras along with other surface testing equipment.

SHAW SPORTS TURF’S SIGNATURE BALL CANNON LEADS THE WAY AS AN INNOVATIVE BENCHMARKING TECHNIQUE. WE TEST FIELDS WITH OPTIMAL PLAYABILITY TO RAISE THE BAR FOR OUR NEW GENERATION OF SOFTBALL TURF, B1K​.

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