LED Sports Lighting For Outdoor Sports Venues

Recreational Sports Field & Area Lighting

Athletes of all levels want to perform their best on the sports field. You can help them achieve their fitness and sports goals by creating an ideal athletic environment which includes the best quality sports lighting.

Philips LED Sports Lighting

Philips offers the latest high-efficiency LED sports lighting systems. Their complete lighting system complete lighting solution with the PerfectPlay wireless control system with integrated LED floodlights for all types of outdoor sports and taking into account the requirements from the smallest through to the most complex outdoor sports facility.

Football Fields

Because recreational football is usually played in the evening, effective lighting maximizes the opportunity for people to take part in the game.Although the lighting level will obviously be lower than for broadcasted matches, the lighting quality should remain high in terms of uniformity, visual comfort and limitation of obtrusive light, especially in residential areas where leisure sports facilities are often located.

Tennis court lights

When lighting a tennis court, the objective is to ensure good visibility enabling both players and spectators to follow the progress of a game. The ball, regardless of its location and speed, should always be clearly visible.

Hockey Lights

Good quality illumination is essential for sports like hockey where players are expected to react quickly to a small but fast-moving ball. This aspect of the game demands uniform light distribution and a color temperature that matches daylight.

Golf Course Lighting

The distance markers must be clearly visible and the player must be able to follow the flight of the ball. While the tee areas will require separate illumination, there should be general illumination of the full length of the golf range surface.

Playing Court LED Sports Lighting

Playing courts designed for multisports should ensure that their proposed lighting considers the needs of all the various sports to be played. Care must be taken to ensure that the lighting design produces uniformity of the required illumination and that glare and light pollution are minimised.

LED Sports Lighting Frequent Questions

Why Is Good LED Sports Lighting Important?

Led sports lighting is a great investment for many different purposes. Whether it’s an illuminating sports field your looking to upgrade, a dull lit tennis court, a classroom to focus students learning, or a supermarket, led lighting does it all. LED lighting increases productivity and helps to enhance performance in the whilst playing sports as well as make a significant difference to those wanting a lighting system that stands out from the rest.

Is LED Sports Lighting Expensive?

LED lighting initially seems like it’s a lot more expensive than standard lighting would be, however, when you add up all the maintenance standard lighting requires you'll find its a lot cheaper to pay a higher initial cost for better quality lighting that lasts several years longer than to pay for lighting that may be cheap at first but will actually end up costing you far more after maintenance and repairs are accounted for. A large proportion of people decide to get lighting that gives them a quick fix to an annoying problem rather than investing in lights like LED'S that provide long term durability. Consequently they end up financially in a lot worse position because they don’t take the time to invest in lights that give them a long- term solution.

How Long Do LED Lights Last?

LED lights have a much longer lifespan than your standard fluorescent and incandescent lights have. This is because they are designed in a way that makes them far more robust and reliable in order for customers to get a lot of use out of them. LED’s can typically last over 10 years, but this, of course, depends on the amount they’re used as well as the way there looked after. Customers often say they’ve had over 10 years with there led lighting with no issues. Whereas when you purchase non-LED’s you'll often find within 2 years they’ll need to be repaired or replaced because they burn out a lot quicker. This can be frustrating especially when purchasing lighting for your sports area because you want a lighting system that's going to be reliable and last a reasonable amount of time, its for this reason LEDs are becoming increasingly popular on the market because people are realising that getting cheaper lights that are only adequate for a short amount of time aren’t suitable for commercial purposes.

How Does LED Sports Lighting Save Energy?

LED’s have many proven benefits to them including being a lot more energy efficient than non-led lights. This means you could save a fortune just by upgrading your standard bulbs to brighter and more intense lighting. Saving energy is important to any business owner looking to be successful and save in as many areas as possible. LED’s give you the chance to do exactly this and enjoy the benefits at the same time.

What Can Philips LED Sports Lighting Offer You?

Football LED Lighting

Football is often played during the evening so ensuring your sports lighting is effective and efficient is essential for high performance and maximising productivity. Its important high-quality lighting is maintained whilst sports training is underway and that athletes get the best out of the environment they’re working on.

How can you expect top results if your lighting system doesn’t reflect exactly that? Philips led outdoor sports lighting, provides high intensity and high efficiency generating a new level of lighting experience for everyone involved. football pitches are regularly located in domestic locations, so having constructive lighting could make a significant difference to your sports field.

Tennis Court Lighting

Following the progress of the game is a key part of tennis. Often normal lights don’t give you enough of what you need. Philips LED lighting provides clear visibility and the ability to follow the spectators, players and the ball closely without any difficulties in order to maximize success and improve performance. With Led lighting becoming increasingly popular in recent years our products have been exclusively picked to give customers the best there is and enable brighter possibilities for both players and coaches.

Golf Course Lighting

The distance markers must be clearly visible and the player must be able to follow the flight of the ball. While the tee areas will require separate illumination, there should be general illumination of the full length of the golf range surface.

Hockey Lighting

Hockey is a fast-moving sport that requires attention to detail, only obtainable with bright luminous lights that make everything clearly visible. Philips led lights provide the latest high efficiency with the ability to achieve effective results and mirror the temperature of lighting you’d usually receive during the daytime.

Playing Courts Lighting

Playing courts designed for multisports should ensure that their desired lighting considers the needs of all the various sports to be played. Care must be taken to ensure that the lighting design produces uniformity of the required illumination and that glare and light pollution are minimized.

Flexibility - Both In Terms Of Application And User Needs

High Level Of Efficiency Both In Terms of Cost & Performance

Future Proof

Easy To Install And Maintain

Optivision LED Generation

OptiVision LED gen2 offers different optical distributions for total flexibility: four asymmetrical and four symmetrical beams. It provides good control of glare and spill light of asymmetrical beams at 15° to 40° tilt. An optional integrated louvre for asymmetrical optics further controls and limits spill light.

  • OptiVision LED Basic
    is the ideal solution for smaller areas and is highly affordable. It does not offer network control, and its energy saving potential is limited.
  • OptiVision LED Smart
    uses dimming schedules to make energy savings, without major infrastructure changes. The DALI interface enables network control.
  • OptiVision LED Advanced
    is the top of the range and extends dimming to the floodlight group and manual lights. Greater energy savings are possible.

Components

  • 1. Housing / Heatsink
    in moulded aluminium; finishing in raw aluminium (optionally painted or coated for marine salt protection and swimming pool applications as per customer request)
  • 2. LED light modules
    equipped with either asymmetrical or symmetrical optics (optionally)
  • 3. Aluminium molded electrical connection box
    enabling wiring between floodlight and external driver box (not relevant to HGB-driver box attached to floodlight version, pre-cabled by the factory)
  • 4. Optic lens and cover
    in UV protected PC
  • 5. Heat sink in aluminium
    finishing always black coated
  • 6. Mounting bracket in moulded aluminium;
    finishing in raw aluminium (painted when MSP or SWP version chosen)
  • 7. End caps
    hiding the bolts for floodlight tilting (on either side) and the slot hole for horizontal adjustment of the bracket

Housing

  • 1. Housing / Heatsink
  • 2. Cover to access terminals
    for electrical connections
  • 3. Bottom cover
    is fixed with screws and sealed IP66, so must never be opened by the installer/customer
  • 4. Key slot
    at 4 corners for M6 fixation screws
  • 5. 1xM20 DALI control
  • 6. 1xM25 output to LED modules
  • 7. 1xM25 Mains
  • 8. Cable glands
    are protected
  • 9. Retainable cover screws
  • 10 Suspension hook (for floodlight BV version)

Philips LED Sports Lighting Brochures

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