NEC Resilient Blue Testimonial

N.E.C. Nijmegen is very pleased with its top quality pitch thanks to Resilient Blue®

Theo van Benthum, stadium manager at Dutch first division football club N.E.C. Nijmegen, was one of the first users of Barenbrug's Resilient Blue grass technology and is very enthusiastic!

Fast recovery from heat and drought

NEC Resilient Blue Testimonial

What made Theo choose our latest grass technology? “The weather conditions in the Netherlands are getting more extreme too. There are more and more periods of heat and drought, so Resilient Blue is a great new product that helps us cope with these extremes”.

A top quality pitch thanks to Resilient Blue

According to Theo, thanks to Resilient Blue the exceptionally good roots now mean games cause less damage to the playing surface than before. And Theo is not the only person who is very enthusiastic about the quality, there have been lots of compliments from the technical staff and the players.

There are more and more periods of heat and drought, so Resilient Blue is a great new product that helps us cope with these extremes.

Theo van Benthum
Stadium manager at N.E.C. Nijmegen

Resilient Blue recovers rapidly

If your turf is under severe drought and heat stress, it is nice to know that you can rely on Resilient Blue to fight back and return to a good condition again. Resilient Blue has well above average stress tolerance and it recovers significantly faster from extremes.


Interested in watching the full interview with Theo? Watch the video here!

Want to know more about Resilient Blue?

Prolonged drought and heat, high disease pressure and long-term low nutritional levels are all factors that can be fatal for your turf and cause you headaches! Do you want to avoid this? Then you can with Resilient Blue!

Read more about tolerance during stress periods


Resilience does not only mean enduring extreme weather conditions, but, above all, ensuring quick recovery after these conditions too.

Read more about the fastest recovery with Resilient Blue


Good wear tolerance is a prerequisite for a resilient sports field. Resilient Blue uses our strong as iron RPR® technology, which ensures good high wear tolerance.

Read more about the extraordinary high wear tolerance


Extreme weather conditions often lead to stress and a high level of disease pressure. Resilient Blue 's resilience ensures that your turf is less susceptible to attack by fungi and your turf not only remains greener; it is also healthier.

Read more about Resilient Blue and disease tolerance