Alastair Cox

Facilities Manager, FIH

Alastair Cox is the FIH’s Facilities and Equipment Manager.  With over 36 years’ experience of testing and setting standards for the performance and durability of synthetic sports surfaces, Alastair has participated in the development of numerous leading UK and international standards for synthetic turf surfaces.  Now working with the FIH, Alastair has responsibly for the FIH’s Quality Programme for Hockey Turf.  The programme provides consistent and dependable industry standards and ensures the appropriate quality of performance for the intended level of play – whether it is community development, international competition, or anything in between. It protects the investment made by facility owners by ensuring the hockey field meets the expectations of those who will be using it