November 2009 Gyms Product Roundup
Action Floor Systems
A new eight-page brochure from Action Floor Systems details the company's capabilities in offering products that fully support "green" sustainable-design projects. Action Floor Systems manufactures a wide variety of hardwood sports floor systems for any application. The company specializes in high-performance sports floors constructed of hard maple timber grown exclusively in northern Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. With the addition of Herculan polyurethane synthetic and Action ReFlex recycled rubber flooring to its product line, Action Floor Systems is a single-source flooring supplier for any athletic or multipurpose application.
Future Pro's Telescoping Wall Mounted Systems
Future Pro offers telescoping wall mount structures designed to be adjusted at installation, eliminating time-consuming measurements before ordering and costly modifications in the gym. Stationary, side fold, or swing up units come in packages with rectangular 42" x 72" competition glass backboards or fan-shaped steel side court backboards. Packages include backboard, goal and DuraSkin backboard padding. A 10' to 8' goal height adjustment system also be specified with any package to raise and lower the goal for various ages of play.
Mancino Safety Padding
Looking for Gym Mats? Landing Mats? Progressive Skill Shapes? Wall Padding? Mancino has been a premier manufacturer of Safely Padding since 1963. Their 50,000-square-foot production facility is stocked with premium raw materials and equipped with state-of-the-art machinery to ensure the highest quality safety padding products. From standard products to custom padding with graphics and lettering, they have the safety padding solutions that your church projects require.
Sportable Scoreboards' MultiSport Wall-Mount
The Sportable Scoreboards MultiSport Wall-Mount model 2207 is a popular 4'x 2' scoreboard that is perfect for organizations on a limited budget. Score basketball, volleyball, wrestling, and most other popular indoor sports with this lightweight, yet durable scoreboard. The scoreboard features 6" super-bright 100,000 hour rated LED displays. The clock counts up/down to 99:59 maximum and scores go 0-99. It includes bonus, possession, period indicators, operator's keypad with control cable, and built-in horn.
Bamboo flooring and plywood pioneer Smith & Fong Co. now offers urea formaldehyde-free, FSC-certified bamboo sports flooring for professional, institutional, corporate, and educational environments. Called PlybooSport, with three independently rated systems that meet both DIN and EN standards, this floor covers the range from basketball and volleyball to aerobics and dance. With stability, consistent longer lengths, and hardness equal to or greater than maple, PlybooSport bamboo flooring produces a high-quality product over the long or short term.
DaltonCarpet.com has been in the gymnasium carpet business for nearly 20 years, and they are still going strong. They have a large selection of true gym carpet styles and colors in today's market and offer a complete "turnkey" package, which includes basketball courts, volleyball lines, Awana and four square line sets. If you are considering a floor for your church's gymnasium, consider the best sound-absorbing floor system available.
Zenterra Sport Bamboo
The green alternative to traditional basketball floors is a Zenterra Sport Bamboo flooring system. That's because bamboo is much more renewable plant, growing to its full maturity in about five years, as opposed to the 40 to 60 years required for the more traditional flooring materials of oak or maple. And, you sacrifice no quality in purchasing a bamboo system. It passes the same DIN safety standards as traditional floors and is actually a harder material than either maple or oak. These bamboo floors are as attractive and affordable as any wood sports floor and carry a three-year warranty.
International Play Company
International Play Company manufactures a quality line of indoor play structures, outdoor playgrounds, and interactive play products. IPC's professional and knowledgeable team will work hand in hand with your team to develop a proposal that meets the needs and budget of each individual project. IPC understands the significance of designing play spaces that address the various stages of a child's development. New products include 22' Themed Climbing Wall and Air Trek Obstacle Adventure for children and adults.