Sports and Athletics Training Equipment to Tracks, Centres and Schools in the UK

Diston Engineering Ltd is a company who's aims are to enable and promote sport throughout the UK, by providing quality sports and athletics equipment at affordable and competitive prices to tracks, centres and schools.

Diston Engineering is committed to supplying and installing only the best quality products, manufactured in the U.K to I.A.A.F specification where required. As we are aware that no two tracks or centres are the same we pride ourselves on being able to offer our customers a bespoke design system, tailored to suit your individual requirements. At your request our site technicians can visit your venue and offer advice where needed on products and installation issues. This service is offered free of charge or obligation to all of our customers.

Sports Equipment Manufacturing

Training Hurdles

Our training hurdles are fixed leg, light-weight robust with fixed weights in the feet. They have slider tubes on the uprights with a button spring in each for easy height adjustment and cover a full height range for training purposes.

Manufactured in mild steel they come zinc plated or powder coated for full protection against the elements and are suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. Available in a variety of colours to suit your requirements.  These hurdles can be supplied with either wooden or plastic top boards which if required can display your stadium or club name.

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Competition Hurdles

Our fixed leg competition hurdles comply with IAAF regulations.

Manufactured in mild steel they come zinc plated or powder coated for full protection against the elements and are suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. Available in a variety of colours to suit your requirements.

The feet have intergral spring-loaded weights with a choice of either wooden or plastic top boards displaying stadium or club name if required.

 

Steeplechase Barriers

Our steeplechase and water jump hurdles are supplied with height adjustable legs manufactured in mild steel and galvanised for maximum protection against the elements.

The steeplechase legs are weighted to comply with IAAF regulations and come with laminated wooden top boards.

Replacement top boards are available as single items or in full sets. 

 

Scoreboards

The fixed leg field event scoreboard comes with a weighted ‘H’ shaped base to provide extra stability and can be supplied in a variety of colours to match your club or stadium decor.

The numeric digits are easy to operate with sliding tabs on one side to change the numbers and can be easily replaced with new units should the need arise. They are available coloured red or black as required.

A wheel away version of the field event scoreboard with a sturdy set of wheels with rubber tyres providing ease of manoeuvrability to different areas of the stadium is also available.

Our lap scoreboards come with a weighted “H” shaped base providing stability. Easy to operate numeric digits with sliding tabs to alter the numbers and a brass laps to go bell are all fitted as standard. 

The lap scoreboard also comes in a variety of colours to suit your club or stadium decor. 

 

Equipment Trolleys

A wide range of equipment trolleys providing storage and portage of shot, hammer, discus and javelin from store to track and field areas are available.

Manufactured from mild steel these equipment trolleys can be supplied galvanised to protect against all the elements or painted in a variety of colours to suit your stadium or club decor.

They are fitted with sturdy, durable pressed steel wheels with rubber tyres that protect against damage to track surfaces.

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Hurdle Trolleys

Tough and durable, our hurdle trolleys are manufactured using a strong box section chassis and can be galvanised or painted in a variety of colours to suit your club or stadium décor. These trolleys are fitted with a five-bar aluminium chequer plated on the chassis to reduce any damage to the hurdle feet when transporting hurdles from store to track. They are fitted with durable steel wheels with rubber tyres and a towing eye is fitted as standard allowing the trolleys to be pulled behind a small vehicle if required.

Please be sure to note the finish you require when ordering these items.

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Starters Rostrum

Our starters rostrums have a robust steel framework that can be either galvanised to provide all weather protection or painted in a variety of colours to suit your club or stadium decor. They are fitted with light-weight aluminium trade plate providing a non-slip surface to stand on and can be provided with a tray to hold a starters pistol and blanks if required. Sturdy pressed steel wheels with rubber tyres are fitted to provide easy manoeuvrability.

 

 

Winners Rostrum

Our winner’s rostrum is manufactured using a robust steel framework and covered in plastisol sheeting in the colour of your choice.

The tread plates are light-weight aluminium chequer plate providing a sturdy non-slip surface for athletes.

The winner’s rostrum can be fitted with wheels at one end if required and also personalised with your club or stadium name if required.

 

Judges Stands

All of our judges stands are manufactured using a strong-box section steel and come in a galvanised finish to protect against the elements.

Light-weight aluminium tread plates are fitted providing a strong non-slip surface. Six and Eight step judges stands are fitted with sturdy pressed steel wheels with rubber tyres of easy manoeuvrability.

Seated judges stands can be fitted with moulded plastic seating as shown or wooden bench seating if required. These seated judges stands can be either wheel away or fixed as required.   

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Seating Systems

A variety of seating is available for both indoor and outdoor use.

Light-weight aluminium seating with either aluminium or wooden slats in sizes to suit your requirements are available. Larger systems come complete with fitted safety barriers as shown. These systems are for occasional use to provide additional seating for events when needed and should be stored when not in use.

Alternatively a more robust system is available manufactured using strong box-section steel galvanised to provide all weather use and fitted with non-slip aluminium chequer plate treads.

This system can be supplied with either moulded plastic seats or hard wood slats and can be either wheeled away or fixed in position according to the size required.  

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Team Shelters

Our team shelters are available in a variety of sizes from 2.5m – 7.0m in length for wheel-away and longer if fixed.

The curved shelters are constructed using strong box-section steel with pre-formed curves galvanised to protect against the elements. Hardwearing hard wood bench seating or moulded plastic seating is available.

All shelters are clad in tough polycarbonate clear sheeting providing good all round vision. All wheel-away shelters come with locking swivel castors with solid rubber tyres and are easy to manoeuvre.

If space is limited a fitted shelter is available which can be designed to fit into existing pitch perimeter fencing to avoid losing any of the usable area within a selected pitch. These shelters are constructed in the same way as the curved shelters and are designed to withstand the elements.

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Landing Area Covers

Pole vault and high jump bed covers are available in a variety of sizes and designed to suit your stadium requirements. Manufactured using a strong box section steel and clad in plastisol available in a variety of colours to suit stadium decor.

These covers are available as single units or in two units depending on size requirements they can have lifting flaps at either or both ends if required and are available with a variety of wheel options.

Please ask when ordering which options are available to best suit your needs. A free site survey is available to determine your exact needs if required.

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Long Jump Covers

Available in the sizes to suit your needs our long jump covers are manufactured using a strong box section steel and clad in plastisol sheeting in a variety of colours to suit your needs.

All long jump covers come with retractable wheels allowing the cover to be lowered to the ground for full security.

 

Water Jump Covers

Health & Safety concerns in recent years regarding water jump troughs that are left uncovered when not in use have led to the design of our water jump cover. Manufactured from a strong steel box section frame, this is a flush fitting cover and can be supplied with either a non-slip aluminium surface or synthetic matting if required.

Made in two sections to enable easy installation these covers form a permanent all weather cover to the pit when it is not in use.

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Foundation Equipment

Pole Vault troughs can be supplied in either galvanised steel or aluminium, they can also be supplied with or without lids.

Take-off boards and blanking boards can be supplied with foundation troughs if needed and take-off boards come complete no jump indicator boards.

Circle rims are available for shot, hammer and discus combined. These can be supplied in either aluminium or galvanised steel.

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Throwing Cages

We are now manufacturing the new 10 metre high throwing cage to comply with IAAF 2008 regulations and are currently going through the IAAF certification process on this product.

Our new cages come with a continuous net all the way round including the front two movable sections, making this cage the safest on the market. Manufactured using a very strong steel box section this cage is also the most

durable on the market and iOS fully galvanised to give maximum protection against the elements.

We offer a full installation package with these cages including all ground works, installation of circles and erection of cages and also offer a free on-site consultation service if required.

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Football Goals

A Wide range of free standing and socketed goals for 11 aside, 7 aside and 5 aside football are available.

Manufactured in mild steel or aluminium all are powder coated and the 7 and 11 aside goals come complete with plastic net hooks.

Weights are available for all freestanding goals to provide extra stability and other types of anchoring points such as socketed springs or grass screws are available on request. 

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Hockey Goals

Available for indoors or outdoor facilities, our Hockey Goals are manufactured in either mild steel or lightweight aluminium and powder coated for a long lasting finish.

These goals can be easily wheeled into position and are supplied with or without backboards.

We are also able to supply goals without wheels and goals that have a swing out facility that may be incorporated into your own perimeter fencing. This allows them to be stored flat against the fence when not in use.

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Storage and Handling Equipment

A wide variety of storage and handling systems for indoors and outdoors use is available some of which are shown.

Indoor racking systems can be supplied in any size or colour to suit your needs. Lockable secure storage cabinets for equipment can be supplied in any size or colour to suit your needs.

Lockable secure storage cabinets for equipment can be supplied with castors for easy manageability or fixed into position. Equipment trolleys to transport a wide range of equipment tailor made to suit your individual requirements.

Flat bed trolleys with tough pneumatic tyres and steer able front axles or sided trolleys with removable sides all powder coated in the colour of your choice are available upon request.

A trackside version of this trolley is available in a galvanised finish. With removable sides this trolley can be used as a flat bed for easy accessibility and can be provided with a towing eye if required.

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Matt Trolleys

A variety of indoor matt trolleys are available as shown. All are lightweight yet sturdy trolleys and they can be powder coated in the colour that best suits your club or stadium decor.

For ease of manoeuvrability all trolleys are fitted with swivel castors, with soft rubber tyres that will not mark indoor floor surfaces. If required the castors can be braked for extra safety.

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Changing Room Equipment

Everything you need for the changing room can be supplied.

A full range of high top bench seating units with coat pegs, free standing double units and single bench units. Manufactured to a high standard in box section mild steel and powder coated in the colour of your choice, with soft wood seating slats and under seat racks for shoes and bag stowing.

These units can be free standing to allow for thorough cleaning, or fixed into position for extra safety. If required certain units can be fitted with lockable castors.

Wall mounted shelving and coat racks are available and also secure steel lockers.

Please ask for details of the products not shown.  

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Cycle Shelters

A full range of cycle shelters manufactured in strong box steel with pre-formed curves and galvanised to provide all weather protection, or powder coated in the colour of your choice are available in the size to best suit your club or stadium needs.

These shelters are clad in clear polycarbonate shatterproof sheeting to provide all round vision and security.

The shelters are securely bolted into place and a free site visit may be necessary to determine your exact size and design requirements. Once supplied the shelters are erected on site by qualified fitters.

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Secure Storage

Our secure storage units are designed and built to your own specifications and can be fitted with roller shutter or sliding doors.

Depending on the size of unit required local authority planning permission might be required.

Our Hurdle storage units are available in different sizes and can easily accommodate hurdles on pre-loaded trolleys. These units normally require a concrete base in order for them to be anchored into position.

A full design and installation service is available with all of the storage facilities in our range. Please contact our sales office for further details of these products or to arrange a free site visit prior to order.

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Other Sports and Athletics Services

Maintenance Service

We are commited to offering our customer a quality product and maintenance service on all the products that we supply and install.

Refurbishment Service

We are also able to offer a refurbishment service for certain items of existing equipment i.e. throwing cages and covers.

More information on other available services

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