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Facility Feature: The Playground

The Playground worked with On Deck Sports (ODS) to create an indoor facility designed specifically for softball. ODS helped turn The Playground's vision into a reality. Owners, Emmie and Emmersen Uttis had aspirations of creating a softball facility for years before contacting ODS. They chose O...

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July 5, 2023

Facility Feature: Aldie Senators

The Aldie Senators worked with On Deck Sports (ODS) to turn their indoor batting cage vision into a reality!Jeff Ratliff had plans to build a new 18,000 square foot building. Approximately 11,000 square feet of that building would house a new training space for pitching, hitting and field for t...

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July 15, 2022

Facility Feature: Aura Athletics

With a wide-open empty building, Edward Shen turned to On Deck Sports to help design and outfit his new facility. At first discussion, the original plan was only to get turf from On Deck based on timing of the project. After discussing the project with his facility representative, Greg Bitsimis...

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July 14, 2022

DIY Residential Batting Cages

Andy Moyle wanted to have a private facility for his kids, friends, and teammates that wanted to train for baseball/softball. He also wanted an area to strength train as well as practice various other sports. With this in mind, he decided to come to On Deck Sports to get started on designing a ...

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July 12, 2022

Installation Instructions for Indoor Artificial Turf Applications

How to Lay Artificial Turf for Indoor Sports FieldsOnce you receive your artificial turf for your indoor sports facility, it is time to make sure it is installed correctly. On Deck Sports recommends using one of our professional installation teams or a professional carpet installation team for ...

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January 1, 2020

Facility Feature: Eastpoint Christian Church, Maine

PAST CUSTOMERIn 2017, Eastpoint Christian Church in Portland, ME partneredwith On Deck Sports to build out their new indoor sports facility with Eliteturf and 36- gauge netting. They choseElite turf for its durability and incredible grass-like feel and 36-gaugenetting for its flexibility in ac...

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October 18, 2019

Self-Install Facility Feature - 4:13 Training, Texas

After 20 years of coaching, Mike Stewart decided to pursue his real dream of owning and operating an indoor baseball facilityin Beaumont, Texas.Throughout the years, Stewart had built a trust in On Deck Sports, and he teamed up with facility specialist Mike Kalell to get the job done. “My resea...

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August 30, 2019

On Deck Sports - Baseball/Softball Facility Installation Projects

Since 2001, On Deck Sports has designed and outfitted thousands of batting cage and indoor sports facilities across the country. But don't let us tell you, see for yourself below. Here are some highlights from recent projects. Harvard University – MA•Large shell net with cathedral style ceiling...

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August 22, 2019

Facility Feature: Custom Netting for DAS Adventure Sports

As the popularity of cricket rises in the United States, so is the demand for indoor training facilities. The lack of cricket-friendly training facilities in New Jersey prompted Sonika & Sid, owners of DAS Adventure Sports, to contact On Deck Sports. “It was a mix of community need, passion, a...

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August 1, 2019

Batting Facility Feature: Square Up Academy, Florida

LET’S GO BIGFlorida produces some of the top baseball and softball talent in the country, however, the town of Bradenton only had facilities with one or two batting cages. Jason Howald saw an opportunity to create a larger facility and he teamed up with On Deck Sports to design and furnish Squa...

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July 26, 2019

Indoor Sports Facility Design FAQs

What Questions do Coaches and Facility Owners Need to Know the Answers To? At On Deck Sports, we fully understand that building a facility from the ground up can be an overwhelming and complicated project. With a range of custom turf, netting, padding, and rubber flooring options- we’d like to ...

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July 11, 2019

How To Clean Artificial Turf In Gyms and Indoor Sports Facilities

Turf Maintenance: How to Clean and Care for Artificial TurfArtificial turf has become a must-have item for the elite gyms and indoor facilities. The problem many of these facilities face is cleaning the turf to ensure the health and safety of the athletes that are using it. Not many people know...

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July 1, 2019

Batting Facility Feature: NextUp Baseball Academy, Florida

Installing Turf, Batting Cages, & Training Equipment at an Indoor Baseball Facility in FloridaThe state of Florida is known for producing some of the top baseball and softball talent in the entire country. As athletes specialize more and more in the sport, they need somewhere to train every day...

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June 21, 2019

On Deck Sports Facility Feature: The Baseball Bank

Converting an Empty Warehouse into an Indoor Baseball FacilityOn Deck Sports has helped open thousands of indoor sports facilities across the country. We recently worked with The Baseball Bank in DuBois, PA to bring an indoor baseball facility to the area.The Baseball Bank opened in November of...

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June 12, 2019

Batting Facility Feature: The Yard - Huntsville, AL

Designing & Supplying an Elite Baseball & Softball Indoor Training FacilityAs baseball and softball training becomes more specialized and players are training more frequently, the demand for elite training facilities is on the rise. For athletes in the Huntsville, Alabama area there is a new in...

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June 6, 2019

Choosing Sled Strips for Your Gym

With many options to choose from, finding which sled strip is right for you can be a daunting task. Here at On Deck Sports, we have years of experience advising and collaborating with gyms and strength & conditioning facilities across the country. Whether you are looking for our standard artifi...

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August 14, 2018

Batting Facility Feature: The Yard - Lexington, KY

Outfitting a 15,000 square foot indoor baseball facility in Lexington, KYWhen the state of Kentucky and the sport of baseball are in the same sentence, there is generally one thought. While everyone knows about the bats, The Bluegrass State has also produced many elite baseball players – making...

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July 17, 2017

On Deck Sports Facility Feature - Custom Sports Netting for Proformance Sports Academy, Arkansas

Supplying Premium Artificial Turf & Baseball Training Equipment to Proformance Sports AcademyNobody knows the benefit of elite training facilities more than professional athletes. Baseball players in the Little Rock, Arkansas, area have reaped the benefits of this knowledge thanks to former pro...

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June 10, 2017

Facility Feature: Designing and Installing Black Artificial Turf and Rubber Flooring in Long Island, NY

Athletic Movement ProtocolThe typical gym experience has evolved in recent years. People of all walks of life expect more than just machines and free weights – and expect more than a traditional lifting or cardio workout program. Gyms like Athletic Movement Protocol in Syosset, NY, have solidif...

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October 13, 2016

Facility Feature: Artificual Turf PowerStrength Training Systems, Grand Rapids, MI

Installing Turf & Rubber Flooring at a Functional Fitness Facility in Grand Rapids, MichiganMany of the top gyms across the country are installing artificial turf and rubber flooring to create a more efficient, diverse workout experience. Some gyms and facilities might throw down turf and call ...

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October 6, 2016