WHO ARE WE
A diverse company focused on bringing the best services to many segments in the sports industry.
Since 1995, World Sports group has provided first-rate turf solutions for professional and amateur stadiums, fields and complexes. From seeds trades to construction and maintenance.
With a team of experts we also have know how on managing facilities, special events and concessions.
We invest in people. Through our events, trade shows and conferences, we are always promoting networking and encouraging growth for the our industry.
World Sports Solutions International specializes in the maintenance of professional and amateur athletic fields, as well as sports arena construction and high-end residential and commercial landscaping. Our team offers the highest quality services and technologies for the sports turf industry. After successfully serving as the main turf contractor for the Brazil 2014 World Cup, we have now brought our professional services in the United States.
With more than 60 people on the team Worldwide and over 20 years of experience in sports field construction and maintenance, World Sports Solutions guarantees the highest quality results on the projects we take on.
From the design, specifications, risk analysis and 100% commitment to deliver the best results, World Sports is the right choice.
The mission of World Sports is to develop projects and use our unique products and services to satisfy our customers, while promoting the continued expansion of the business.
The company makes use of specialized technology to provide exclusive assistance for sports turf projects, including design, planning, topography, special drainage and irrigation systems and high end turf systems. World Sports employs a specialized staff that evaluates and studies the needs of its clients, as well as local and regional assets, to implement the best solution.
The services we provide include: technical consulting, vertical grass cutting, top dresser, fertilization, seeding, pulverization, laser leveling, soil de-compaction, soil aeration and fraze mowing
Founder & President World Sports Group
Founder and CEO of World Sports Solutions International, one of the primary Sports Turf Contractors in Brazil, Roberto has been working for the past 25 years on developing of the Sports Industry in Brazil and internationally working with the most prestigious clubs and companies from the industry.
Roberto started also to operate Soccer Academies and venue management with great success in Brazil and since 2014 is living in the U.S. focusing the company on the same path working with Sports Fields, venue management and content for sports complexes.
President World Sports East Coast Operations USA
President, World Sports Turf and Marketing (Florida, USA). Mr. Lauretti will serve as project lead. Mr. Lauretti holds a B.S. degree in Agronomy (1995) and a M.S. degree in Agriculture (1998). Mr. Lauretti’s career began in 1996 as the agronomist and manager for the World Sports (Brazil) constructing the Santos FC soccer field in Santos, SP. He worked with World Sports in Brazil until December 2003 as our agronomist and Technical Director, constructing several professional and community club soccer fields as well as other sports fields and was also responsible for several maintenance crews for the professional and club levels fields.
Director of Sports Turf Services USA and Brazil
Director of SportsTurf Services, World Sports Solutions International (California/Nevada, USA). Mr. Camara’s education is Agronomist Engineer, graduated by the State University of São Paulo - UNESP – (1993) and Postgraduate in Agribusiness (Crops) by the State University of São Paulo – UNESP – (1994/1995). Mr. Camara has been with the World Sports family of companies from 1997 to present. He has been directly involved with constructing, maintaining and consulting on over 200 sports turf field projects in Brazil, Singapore, Florida, Nevada and California for World Sports.
Partner and General Manager World Sports Brasil
Director of operations of World Sports Brazil. Mr. Amaral education is Agronomist Engineer by ESALQ/USp and MsC in Irrigation and Drainage by UNESP. He has several years of experience in grass cultivation in the Sports Turf industry. In Brazil, he is responsible for maintaining more than 30 major soccer fields, including Arena Corinthians, Allianz Parque, Estadio do Pacaembu and Pelé’s home stadium Vila Belmiro. Worked as Turf Grass Manager during FIFA World Cup 2014, with responsibility for 4 venues and 12 training centers, Olympics 2016 in Rio and Russia 2018 Qualifiers. At Allianz Parque is in charge of the field operation of the venue (in natural turfgrass) that has more events in a year for the second year in a row. Manages all the “ready-to-play” grass conversions at the stadium and the preparation for concerts. Allianz Parque hosted more than 42 concerts in the grass in the last 5 years.
Chief Operating Officer World Sports Corporation
Chief Operating Officer for World Sports, Mr. Newcomb is the executive responsible for overseeing business, legal, media and marketing activities for World Sports. Mr. Newcomb holds a law degree from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA. Mr. Newcomb has extensive experience working with Print and Digital Media, Reporters, Government Officials and Public Relations and is responsible for coordinating business, legal, marketing and media requests on behalf of World Sports.
Director of Sports Turf Services East Coast Operations USA
Director of World Sports Turf and Marketing (Florida, USA). Mr. Couto, education includes the graduate program in Agribusiness Management and Strategies, Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de Janeiro - UFRRJ (2005); Economics, Universidade Federal do Maranhão - UFMA (Interrupted in 2003), and a Degree in Agronomy, Universidade Estadual do Maranhão - UEMA (2003). Considered a foremost expert of the "ready to play" technology in Brazil, which enables Sports Arenas to receive concerts and events while having their turf ready and in perfect condition for soccer matches soon after.
Prominently involved in deliveries to the major sporting venues in Brazil, including during such major events as the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 2014 FIFA World Cup, 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup and Rio 2007 Pan American Games:
MISSION & VALUES
Offer the best sports solutions understanding the needs of customers and providing a unique, satisfying and lasting experience
Being a recognized company as the best in its segment for the quality, technology and innovation of products and services rendered