Sport Group Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1966

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 1,900


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 10

  • Investments
  • 5

Sport Group General Information


Manufacturer of artificial turf systems, synthetic outdoor sports and recreational surface systems intended for governments, municipalities, architects, colleges, schools and clubs. The company sells and installs synthetic turf sports fields, athletic tracks, polyurethane surfaces and courts for sporting, industrial and leisure facilities.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Commercial Products
Other Industries
Recreational Goods
Corporate Office
  • Gewerbering 3
  • 86666 Burgheim
  • Germany
+49 08432 0000

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Sport Group Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Sport Group Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Manufacturer of artificial turf systems, synthetic outdoor sports and recreational surface systems intended for governme
Other Commercial Products
Burgheim, Germany
1,900 As of 2024
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Wildomar, CA
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Sport Group Competitors (1)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
ProLawn Turf Corporate Backed or Acquired Wildomar, CA 000000&0
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Sport Group Patents

Sport Group Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
EP-3704308-B1 Artificial turf cleaning system and method Active 02-Nov-2017 000000000
EP-3704308-A1 Artificial turf cleaner Active 02-Nov-2017 000000000
EP-3480365-A1 Artificial turf cleaner Inactive 02-Nov-2017 E01H1/053 0

Sport Group Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat
Christoph Nitzsch Chief Executive Officer
Jay Glasscock Chief Executive Officer, North America
Mathias Schwägerl Chief Financial Officer & Managing Director
Klaus Hauschulte Ph.D Chief Operating Officer & Managing Director
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Sport Group Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Sport Group Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Sport Group Investments (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
ProGrass 18-Oct-2016 0000000000 Other Textiles 00000 000
AstroTurf 19-Aug-2016 0000000000 000.00 Other Commercial Products 00000 000
Synlawn North Florida 30-Jun-2016 0000000000 Other Commercial Products
Envirosport 01-Oct-2012 0000000000 Other Commercial Services
Turf Store 01-Apr-2007 Buyout/LBO Distributors/Wholesale
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Sport Group Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
PolyComp Holdings Recreational Goods Melle, Germany 2004
APT Advanced Polymer Technology Specialty Chemicals Evans City, PA 0000
AstroTurf Other Commercial Products Dalton, GA 0000
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Sport Group FAQs

  • When was Sport Group founded?

    Sport Group was founded in 1966.

  • Who is the CEO of Sport Group?

    Christoph Nitzsch and Jay Glasscock are the CEOs of Sport Group.

  • Where is Sport Group headquartered?

    Sport Group is headquartered in Burgheim, Germany.

  • What is the size of Sport Group?

    Sport Group has 1,900 total employees.

  • What industry is Sport Group in?

    Sport Group’s primary industry is Other Commercial Products.

  • Is Sport Group a private or public company?

    Sport Group is a Private company.

  • What is Sport Group’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Sport Group is 000000.

  • How much funding has Sport Group raised over time?

    Sport Group has raised $551M.

  • Who are Sport Group’s investors?

    KPS Capital Partners has invested in Sport Group.

  • Who are Sport Group’s competitors?

    ProLawn Turf is a competitor of Sport Group.

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