Swansea City Training Ground

Swansea City, Training Grounds

Swansea City already use Maxstim at the Liberty Stadium, having achieved such great results decided to use it as part of an ongoing maintenance programme on their training pitches. On the16th June, 30L of Maxstim per pitch was applied before seeding with a second application of 30L per hectare once 9 days old. After just 14 days the pitches had 98% sward coverage, with a healthy, green plant which showing a 14cm root with significant root mass. After such a short time it was clear Maxstim would help the pitches to cope with stress and deliver quicker recovery times.

In just 14 days:

  • Accelerated seed germination, only 4 days
  • Healthy, green rigid plants
  • Significant root mass giving a sturdier, more stable playing surface
  • 98% sward coverage

Product: Maxstim for Professional Sports Turf

Where: Swansea City, Training Grounds

Time: July 2016

Application rate: 30L per pitch prior to seeding followed by 30L per hectare after 9 days


Pitch – pre seeding


From seed


98% sward after 14 days


Seed to 14cm – denser roots


Complete vibrant coverage after 27 days


Impressive root mass

“I love the Maxstim product! It does so much and all from one bottle. It gives me great roots, vibrant healthy plants with great sward and colour. The pitches cope really well with stress and recover very quickly.”

Anthony Harry, Head Groundsman – Swansea Training Ground

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