With the early onset of snow and subzero temperatures over much of North America, we start getting calls asking how can families make the most of their Sport Court game courts in the winter. Our favorite stories are from those customers looking to embrace winter and turn their outdoor game court into an ice rink for the winter months…but won’t it hurt the court? Absolutely not! Sport Court outdoor court surfaces are designed to withstand all the winter elements…this includes you and your kids flooding the backyard court to make an ice pad! Read more...
Sport Court in the News
Everyday we install multiple new Sport Court game courts somewhere in the world. Many times it is in the backyard of a family in the United States, but its when we can bring the experience of sport, fun and safety to a developing nation that we gain the most joy. Over the past two years we have been working to supply 38 multipurpose Sport Court Power Game™ courts to the people of Afghanistan. Read more about this amazing story here.
As the #OfficialCourt of the US Soccer Foundation and their Safe Places to Play initiative, Sport Court ® works to revitalize old park areas to create new futsal pitches that are safe for kids. This "before and after" is from Swanesa Park in Denver, CO, where we resurfaced the top of an old concrete tennis court and basketball court to create a futsal pitch for the neighborhood.
Gerflor, a global leader in the design and manufacture of resilient flooring, today announced that it has acquired Connor Sport Court International in a move that will expand the company’s global market reach and sports product range portfolio. This move brings together three world-class sports brands – Connor Sports®, Sport Court® and Taraflex® – under the same flagship. The two companies’ combined resources will enhance their ability to offer more innovative solutions and improved services to their customers, notably to worldwide sport associations.
The WorldVentures Foundation™, the philanthropic arm of WorldVentures™, Nancy Lieberman Foundation and Sport Court International teamed up today for the opening of Chicago’s first DreamCourt at the Morgan Park Boys & Girls Club. The opening ceremony unveiled a state-of-the-art basketball court funded by the WorldVentures Foundation, Nancy Lieberman Foundation and Sport Court. “I am very excited that we’re expanding the DreamCourts program and have been able to build our newest one in Chicago,” Hall-of-Famer and WNBA star Nancy Lieberman said. “This DreamCourt is sure to impact the next generation and ensure they have the tools to succeed athletically and personally.”
Sport Court teamed with Beyond Sport and The Sports Trust to build a state-of-the-art Sport Court® game court at the Atamelang Primary School in Soweto. Read about how this program is changing the lives of disadvantaged youth throughout South Africa.
The weather may be turning cold outside, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still take advantage of safe place for your family to play in your home. Sport Court home gyms are trending up. As real-estate prices continue to increase, families are looking to add usable square footage to their homes, and what better way to do so then creating a safe play space for your entire family to enjoy. And the real value comes in creating a place for the entire family to spend time. The majority of our customers talk more about the fact that they get to spend more time at home with their kids, have the neighborhood at their house and know what their kids are doing…than about the cost or potential upside on investment.
Today Sport Court® named the three finalists for a new Court Award program, which will provide a court surface to a not-for-profit, Sport for Development group. The winner will be announced on Oct. 28 at the Beyond Sport Summit in Johannesburg. The company will award a professional-grade Sport Court® playing surface to a Sport for Development organization that has built a long-term, sustainable sports programming platform. The award guidelines were that an organization must have a solid organizational framework and have demonstrated the ability to maintain consistent programming and facility upkeep.
Sport Court ®, The World Ventures Foundation™ and W.W. Woolfolk Boys & Girls Club in Atlanta collaborated for the opening of Atlanta's first Dream Court. The official ribbon-cutting ceremony, held at the W.W. Woolfolk Boys & Girls Club, unveiled a state-of-the-art Sport Court ® basketball court.
Sport Court customer Spooky Nook is making headlines as the largest sports complex in the United States. Learn more about their expansion plans and see their breathtaking facility.