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MUGAs & Sports Fencing

Sports MUGA Fencing

Zaun have always been known within the sports world as one to pioneers in the UK to changing the way that sports pitches were designed. Zaun’s innovative designs and creations at the beginning are still being used today. Zaun has actively been moving the industry away from traditional chain link sports pitches to much more rigid and suitable welded mesh fencing systems which a more commonly used today.

The Zaun welded mesh fencing systems are used to play a huge variety of sports, providing users with improved game play experiences and site owners with a sports area that lasts with minimum mainenance.

What is a MUGA?

The term “MUGA” is used alot within the industry, but if you are in education you may not be so familiar with what the term actually means. MUGA actually stands for Multi Use Games Area, usually manufactured from artificial grass, and incorporate the different pitch marking required to accomodate a number of sports, all on the same pitch. Thus increasing the number of activities that may be played on the MUGA without the expense of providing different pitches and courts.

What Sports Can Be Played?

Pretty much any sport you can think of may be played on a MUGA, including professional and training games. MUGAs can be designed for all ages, from Primary school children to seconday, adult and professional games.







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Advantages of a MUGA

MUGAs are designed to assists schools, councils and leisure centres in making the most of limited space and budgets. Rather than having multiple pitches, which cost money to install and maintain, they can have one area that is designed for multiple sports.

  • Multiple sports in one area saving on space and installation costs
  • Strong and rigid fencing panels, reduce maintenance costs
  • Easy to maintain, and replace damaged fencing panels
  • Improved gameplay for the participants
  • Increased visibility & security

Types of Sports MUGA Fencing

Zaun’s in-house design and manufacturing capabilities has ensured that we can provide our customers with sports fencing that suit the sport that is being played. From rebound fencing, designed to withstand repeated strikes of the ball against the fence. Tennis fencing, with slightly reduced apertures, to stop the tennis ball from going through. And Hockey fencing with increased wires in locations that are likely to struck by the ball repetatively.

If you are designing a MUGA but are unsure what fencing to use, feel free to contact us and ask our advice.

What Goal Ends Can I Use?

Zaun has a wide range of Goal Ends, which has been designed over the years. Suitable for a wide range of sports, including football, basketball and hockey. Our Goal Ends may be designed for primary school children with smaller goals and basketball hoops at a lower height or secondary education with larger goals or even professional size with recessed fence lines to fit removable goals. Whatever the requirement, we have the solution.

Additional MUGA Options

In addition to the number of fencing options that are available, Zaun also manufacture some additional extras to further enhance the sports MUGA experience. Improving usability, gameplay experience, safety and aesthetics.

Why choose a Zaun MUGA?

There are many reasons to choose Zaun manufactured MUGAs and sports fencing in comparison to our competitors. Products are of high quality, easy to install & maintain, proven track record and 100% manufactured in the UK. But for your clients and end users, it can be those little extras that make all the difference.

One main difference for Zaun, is that ALL of our sports fencing and MUGAs are supplied with EPDM inserts, which dramatically reduces noise and rattle for neighbours and surrounding areas by around 29% compared to standard sports fencing. For more information on noise reduction click here.