Pitch Lighting

Field Hockey & MUGA lighting solutions

designs to meet recommended lux levels for all Hockey and outdoor sports areaS

outDOOR Lux Levels

Field Hockey Lighting

hockey lighting

The extremely fast-paced nature of Hockey means that high light levels are necessary; a hockey pitch should be designed to allow players to show off their skills and minimise the risk of injury.

Kellwood can provide assistance with design and installation of lighting for any style of artificial sports surface. Please see the table below for specific lux levels or contact us to:

discuss your hockey pitch lighting

  • Enclosed Field Hockey Lighting Render

LUX levels for Outdoor Field Hockey

ApplicationTypical UseHorizontal
Eave (LUX)Emin/Eave
Class 1Professional500>0.7>60<50-
Class 2Club300>0.7>60<50-
Class 3Recreational200>0.7>20<50-

IMPORTANT NOTE: data is compiled from field-hockey-specific lighting publications. However, these are recommendations only; careful consideration must go into every unique environment.

Popular Features and Accessories

Backspill Guard

Backspill Guards

Forward Throw Option

Forward Throw Optics

Marine Grade Finish

Marine Grade Finish


Smart Controls

Mounting Options

Mounting Types


Class 1 (National) - 8 Pole Solution

  • 15m poles
  • 10No. Lights per Pole
  • 920W Ayrton 3 Series
  • IESNA Type IV Optic with Backspill Guard
  • Tilt = 10°
  • Eav = 750 Lux
  • Uo = 0.79
Class 1 Field Hockey Layout

Class 1 (Regional) - 8 Pole Solution

  • 15m poles
  • 6No./8No. Lights per Pole
  • 920W Ayrton 3 Series
  • IESNA Type IV Optic with Backspill Guard
  • Tilt = 10°
  • Eav = 500 Lux
  • Uo = 0.78
Class 2 Field Hocket layout

Class 1 (Local) - 8 Pole Solution

  • 15m poles
  • 4No. Lights per Pole
  • 920W Ayrton 3 Series
  • IESNA Type IV Optic with Backspill Guard
  • Tilt = 10°
  • Eav = 300 Lux
  • Uo = 0.79
Class 3 Field Hocket layout
Barking Abbey School

Barking Abbey School

Kellwood Lighting and Electrical were contracted to supply and install all electrical infrastructure and lighting within Barking Abbey's brand new, national-standard Netball facility.

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Saltire Centre

Saltire Centre

The Saltire Centre is an indoor football complex, cafe, and community centre located just outside Edinburgh, central Scotland. Kellwood delivered >50% saving on their initial budget for upgrading their lights.

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Carillion PLC is a british multinational facilities management and construction services. This project required a lighting upgrade across a range of facilities including 4G multipurpose sports pitch, swimming pool and gymnasiums at a leisure centre under their management.

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  • Where others let us down, Kellwood did not

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