Aim:

To maximize lifespan of posts & nets.

Method:

Visual and physical check of posts & nets.

Timing:

Pre & post season.

Effects of Incorrect Procedure:

  • Unexpected costs.
  • Player injury.
  • Delay/cancelation of matches.

Equipment:

Personal protective equipment

Metal posts

  • Trestles
  • Sandpaper
  • Metal scrapers
  • Paint brush
  • External gloss primer and paint

Plastic posts

  • Warm water & detergent.
  • Cloths

Practical Tips:

Allow plenty of time to clean and/or rub down the paint on the posts.