2.1. The playing field is a rectangle area with dimensions and zones as shown on Figure 1 (see
above) and should be essentially flat, free of obstructions and afford reasonable player safety.
- 2.2. The perimeter lines surround the playing field and consist of two (2) sidelines along the length and two (2) endlines along the width.
- 2.3. The perimeter lines are not part of the playing field.
- 2.4. The goal lines are the lines that separate the central zone from the end zones and are part of the central zone.
- 2.5. The brick mark is the intersection of two (2) crossed one (1) metre lines in the central zone set eighteen (18) metres from each goal line, midway between the sidelines.
- 2.6. Eight brightly-coloured, flexible objects (such as plastic cones) mark the corners of the central zone and the end zones.
- 2.7. The immediate surroundings of the playing field shall be kept clear of movable objects. If play is obstructed by non-players or objects within three (3) metres of the perimeter line, any obstructed player or thrower in possession may call “Violation”.