Tensioned Baseball Backstop Netting for Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Stadium
Built in 1993, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Stadium was originally constructed to house the Ottawa Lynx of the International League. With staggering attendance numbers through the inaugural season, the stadium and team set league attendance records averaging nearly 10,000 fans per game.
Fast forward 25 years and the stadium still stands in Ottawa’s east end but the Lynx have long since departed, after relocating in 2007. Since their departure, the stadium remained despite numerous plans to redevelop the real estate. Since the Lynx left, the stadium has been home to the Ottawa Rapidz, Ottawa Fat Cats and the Ottawa Champions, who make their home at the stadium today...READ FULL ARTICLE