10 July 2024

TenCate turf supplier for Decathlon Premier Padel Rotterdam

Nijverdal, the Netherlands – July 10, 2024 – TenCate Grass Holding B.V. (“TenCate”), a group of leading companies that develops, supplies and installs innovative, high-quality synthetic turf fields, will become turf supplier for Decathlon Premier Padel Rotterdam. The only Dutch padel tournament on the international calendar of Premier Padel in 2024. Decathlon Premier Padel Rotterdam will take place this year from 8 to 15 September at Rotterdam Ahoy.

Michael Vogel, CEO TenCate: “We are proud to be the official turf supplier for Decathlon Premier Padel Rotterdam 2024. This partnership contributes to our goal of pushing boundaries to create innovative and sustainable synthetic turf playing fields that offer athletes an optimal playing experience. Whether you are a top or amateur athlete, we make sports, games and recreation accessible to everyone.”

Marc Nipius, tournament organizer of Decathlon Premier Padel Rotterdam: “We are delighted to welcome TenCate Grass as our artificial grass supplier. TenCate will provide the artificial grass for all padel courts at Rotterdam Ahoy. It is great to add a high-quality Dutch product to the Spanish-dominated market. We are proud to collaborate with a company renowned for its innovation and quality. This partnership demonstrates our commitment to providing both players and spectators with the best playing experience.”

Premier Padel is known for world-class sports events, with the tournament at Rotterdam Ahoy being a major highlight. During the tournament from September 9th to 15th, 2024, the top 48 male and female players in the world will compete for the coveted title.

For more information and ticket sales, visit the Decathlon Premier Padel Rotterdam website: www.premierpadelrotterdam.com.

Michael Vogel (CEO TenCate) and Fatima Moreira de Melo (Tournament director Decathlon Premier Padel Rotterdam)


About TenCate
TenCate is a leading, vertically integrated manufacturer, distributor and installer of artificial turf and other surfaces for sports, including those for football, American football, padel, baseball, softball, field hockey and a variety of smaller sports as well as for the rapidly growing outdoor living segment. Headquartered in the Netherlands with its main manufacturing facilities in the Netherlands, the United States, and the United Arab Emirates, the company serves customers in more than sixty countries. The company provides artificial turf solutions for both sports and landscaping applications with a portfolio of diversified brands. For more information, please visit www.tencategrass.com.

About Premier Padel
The Premier Padel tour 2024 includes four Major tournaments in Doha, Rome, Paris, and Mexico, comparable to the Grand Slam events in tennis, and also features tournaments in the P1 and P2 categories, as well as Tour Finals to conclude the season. P1 is the second-highest ranked Premier Padel tournament after the Majors, followed by P2. The P1 tournament in Rotterdam promises an unparalleled experience, with the grandeur of the event and the presence of the world’s best players. The merger of Premier Padel and WPT at the beginning of this year has resulted in a single global professional padel tour, overseen by the International Padel Federation (FIP).

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