is very important that (field)hockey pitches are lighted uniformly and
that the light has a good colour rendering. Furthermore players,
spectators and neighbours should not be blinded. For this it is
important that both the position of the poles and the number of
floodlights are chosen carefully.|
competition pitches a high horizontal illuminance is reached by
applying floodlights Aerolux type Egalux 2000. With only 12 floodlights
an average horizontal illuminance of 200 lux is reached, which satisfies
class II (competition) of the European standard EN 12193 for sports
lighting. With 16 floodlights an average horizontal illuminance of 250
lux is reached, which is according to FIH-recommendations for
By default for hockey pitches Aerolux applies lamps with a neutral white colour (4.400K).
For all hockey pitches and each lighting level it is possible to apply LED lighting.