On August 15 – 17, Street Soccer USA held their annual National Cup, and Sport Court was there to lend a hand. Through a grant from the U. S.
Sport Court in the News
When schools experience back to back flooding, like Liberty Elementary in Harrisburg, South Dakota, they begin asking themselves questions. Is it worth the continuous refinishing costs and massive renovation costs experienced after a flood to have a wood gymnasium floor? The Superintendent in Harrisburg decided the answer was no, he then selected a Sport CourtⓇ gymnasium floor for its low maintenance design. "We're not putting in another wood floor, we're going to put in Sport Court and so if it ever does flood again, hopefully that never happens, but if it does then we will not ruin a floor," Holbeck said.
The first two FIBA 3x3 World Tour events of 2014 are in the books with the exciting weekend events held recently in Manila and Beijing. In Manila, fan-favorite Manila West upset Doha, Qatar’s team consisting of two of the four players who had recently won the Men’s 3x3 World Championships in Moscow in early June. Hosted indoors in the SM Megamall in Pasig City, Metro Manila, mall shoppers lined the 5 story atrium for hours to watch these exciting matches.
Every year, players from the NBA, EuroLeague and other professional leagues around the world step onto Sport Court® outdoor basketball courts to showcase their skills in a growing number of top-flight 3x3 tournaments. And each year, the athletes look to take the action to new heights in high-flying dunk competitions that highlight their athleticism and agility. A unique combination of safety and performance makes PowerGame outdoor surfacing by Sport Court the choice of professional and backyard athletes alike.
A Sport Court gym floor was installed by the late Rick Surratt at Antonian College Prep High School, in San Antonio, in the mid-1990’s. For over 20 years the floor had performed well and withstood several floods as well as daily sports and physical education activities. As time passes, the school grew tired of the "Lego floor" and decided to replace it, so their general contractor called the Sport Court dealer (Sport Court of Texas) to come in and take a look.
As the Official Court of USA Volleyball, Sport Court is providing over 70 volleyball courts for the 2014 Girls’ Junior National Championships (GJNC). To commemorate the impact Sport Court has had on women's sports, this years event will also feature three limited edition pink courts to represent Sport Court's 40th anniversary and the 40th anniversary of Title IX.
Sport Court® recently provided a unique synthetic street soccer court for the ‘Winner Stays’ fan gathering event in Chicago’s Grant Park held in conjunction with the U.S. Men’s National Team matches of the FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
This past week saw the culmination of a months-long partnership to create a safer place to play in a Brooklyn, NY neighborhood. Sport Court designed and built the titanium and purple futsal pitch, which features Sport Court’s patented PowerGame performance surface.
Gold medals were awarded to Team USA and Team Qatar on the Sport Court basketball court, Official Court of FIBA 3x3. The courts were installed in Moscow, Russia for one weekend only to create a professional playing surface for the worlds elite 3x3 basketball competitors.
In conjunction with FIBA, Sport Court's sister company Connor Sports unveiled the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup design. The 6 custom built courts will be the center showpieces of the world championship tournament taking place this summer in spain.