Architects: when designing your next athletic facility, keep these 5 critical factors in mind. There are many different models of ceiling suspended backstops that fold and operate in a variety of ways. Some models fold the brace forward, backwards, and … Continue reading 5 Critical Considerations For Ceiling Suspended Backstops
The Double 6-pack (also know as a Quad) gym is a comprehensive gymnasium configuration which typically accommodates 6 court layouts and 3 large divider curtains. With all the curtains lowered, the gymnasium is divided into 4 main sections (Get it? … Continue reading Crack That Double 6-Pack
When planning or designing a new gymnasium, there are a multitude of details to consider. Door-to-court location can pose safety problems and padding challenges. With an abundance of athletic equipment, storage closets are commonly connected to gymnasium spaces- as they should … Continue reading Gymnasium Safety: Padded Doors
When choosing a curtain for your facility, there are a lot of factors to consider; so, how do you know which is best? Here are the 4 curtain styles you should know about. Fold-Up Curtains Fold up curtains operate by winch-drawn … Continue reading Curtain Origami- Fold it or Roll it?
The “6-Pack” Gym The 6-pack gym is a basic, yet complete gymnasium court configuration which generally features one main court (flooring, striping, and bleachers oriented to maximize this court) and two side (practice) courts. A divider curtain typically separates the two … Continue reading Crack That 6-Pack!
2015 Athletic Business Showcase Whether you’re an architect, owner, or facility director looking for inspiration for your next athletic facility, look no further than the Athletic Business magazine’s Architectural Showcase issue. This issue, published annually in June, features the premier … Continue reading Athletic Business Showcase
Facility Highlight: LakePoint Sneak Peek The LakePoint Sporting Community, opened in November of 2013, is the ultimate destination for athletes and spectators alike. Currently, over 40 unique sports are played on-site and the excitement doesn’t stop there: LakePoint is expanding to include … Continue reading Facility Highlight: LakePoint Sneak Peek