Presentations from the Technical Meeting December 3-7, 2010 in Ponte Vedra, Florida

Note: These presentation materials represent the opinions of the presenters, and are not necessarily the opinion of the ASBA. The choice of construction materials and methods varies widely depending on such factors as topography, drainage, weather, soil type, anticipated use, and other factors. Users should consult a qualified contractor or design professional before employing any of the construction methods or materials demonstrated in these presentations. No construction material or equipment is endorsed or approved by the ASBA.

Concurrent Sessions 1

1A — Tennis — "Preparing for the CTCB Exam — What you must know in order to pass," Fred Manchester, CTCB, Manchester Courts, LLC; David Moore, CTCB, Cape & Island Tennis & Track
Presentation — PowerPoint

1B — Track — "Meet Management — A General Description of how the Typical High School Track Meet Operates," Chris Chisam, Beals Alliance; Greg Hull, M-F Athletic Company
Presentation — PDF

1C — Fields — "Top 10 Do's & Don'ts in Sports Field Construction," Chad Price, CFB, Carolina Green Corp.
Presentation — PDF

1D — Indoor — "Subfloor Evaluation Prior to Installation," William Thornton, FieldTurf Tarkett
Presentation — PowerPoint

1E — General — Building Green, Understanding the Philosophy Behind LEED Certification and Tips for Building Green Sports Facilities, Bahar Armaghani, University of Florida, Facilities Planning & Construction
Presentation — PDF

Concurrent Sessions 2

2A — Tennis — "Asphalt — Ask the Expert," Marty Burrow, Advantage Sport Coatings, A Div. of Vance Brothers, Inc.

2B — Track — "Certified Track Builder Test Preparation," Steve Hersom, CTB, Hellas Construction, SE
Presentation — PowerPoint

2C — Fields — "Understanding Soils and Boring Reports," Dr. Norm Hummel, Hummel & Company, Inc.
Presentation — PDF

2D — Indoor — "Subfloor Prep," William Thornton, FieldTurf Tarkett
Presentation — PowerPoint

2E — General — "Alternatives to "Plain Vanilla": Customizing Your Company's Retirement Plan for Optimal Tax Results!" Lori Gordon, The MandMarblestone Group, LLC
Presentation — PowerPoint

Concurrent Sessions 3

3A — Tennis — "Fencing &Windscreens — Trends, Techniques, Installations," Richard Zaino, CTCB, Zaino Tennis Courts, Inc.
Presentation — PDF

3B — General — "Creative Fund Raising for Athletic Facility Improvements," William Seymour, P.E., Gale Associates, Inc.
Presentation — PDF

3C — Fields — "Research Update on Synthetic Turf for Sports Fields," Tom Serensits, Penn State University
Presentation — PDF

3D — Indoor — "Cleaning Synthetic Floors," Tom Menegus, Government Tennant Corporation
Presentation — PowerPoint
Presentation — XLS

3E — General — "Get the Word Out: Marketing, PR and Social Media Strategies & Tips," Larry Eder, American Track & Field; Pete Francesconi, Tennis Industry Association/Racquet Sports Industry Magazine; Mary Helen Sprecher, ASBA Technical Writer
Presentation — PowerPoint

Concurrent Sessions 4

4A — Tennis — "Asphalt Control Joints — Why They Work & How to Install Them," Tom DeRosa, CTCB & Mike Edgerton, CTCB, Copeland Coating, Inc.; Matt Strom, CTCB, Leslie Coatings, Inc.
Presentation — PDF

4B — Track — "Track Markings 101: What are These Track Markings & What Information Do They Provide," Jon Renner, CTB, Line Design, Inc., Wittie Schmidt, Kennith W. Schmidt, Jr., PE
Presentation — PowerPoint

4C — Fields — "Sports Field Netting," Tom Pankey, Net Connections, Inc.
Presentation — PDF

4D — Indoor — "Vapor Emission Testing," Peter Craig, Concrete Constructives
Presentation — PDF

4E — General — "Uncharted Waters: Planning Your Estate in Today's Estate Tax Environment," David Pettit, Esq., Feil, Pettit, Williams, PLC
Presentation — PDF

Concurrent Sessions 5

5A — Tennis — "Problem Solving Roundtable & Tricks of the Trade," Tom Hinding, Hinding Tennis, Inc.; Tony Mackay, CTCB, Court Care Systems, Inc.; Ben Rennolds, CTCB, Tennis Courts, Inc.

5B — Track — "Track Asphalt & Synthetic Surface Evaluation — What to Look For," Donna Sierks, CTB, Renner Sports Surfaces; Don Smith, CTB, Don Smith, CTB, LLC
Presentation — PDF

5C — Fields — "Irrigation Design for Sports Fields," Tom Shannon, Ewing

5D — Indoor — "Using Adhesives for Sports Turf Installations: How Moisture and PH in Concrete Effects Performance," Benny Wood, B.R. Wood, LLC

5E — General — "Navigating ASBA's New Website: How to Make it Work for Your Company," Randy Futty, Lee Tennis; Fred Stringfellow, CAE, ASBA

 

           

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