How to construct athletics track flooring?
Athletics is one of the oldest and well-known sports of humankind. The ancient Olympic games were mostly based on athletic sports. Athletics sports are mostly performance-based and technical sports. Also, they are very beneficial for the protection of body health. So, they are as old as people and very practical and beneficial sports.
One another important feature of athletics is the necessity for equipment and special tracks. Of course, you can run wherever you want and you don’t need a special track for certain sports. But, in order to make them properly and prevent sports injuries, you need special tracks and equipment. As Hatko Sports Company, we are experts in constructing certified and the best quality sports tracks and fields. Today, we will talk about athletics track flooring and its types.
Important Issues About Athletics Track Flooring
There are important issues to decide on the type of athletics fields. There are two general types of athletics tracks; professional and amateur. This choice is very important because there are different applications between amateur and professional tracks. The amateur tracks are more simple and also cheaper. But there are more complicated rules and standards about professional fields and of course, they are more expensive.
So finally, we can say that everything is about the necessities. If you will have professional sporters and games at the track, you must have a professional track according to the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) standards. But if your aim is just to have a training field, you don’t have to spend so much and you can have an amateur field.
The track features are very important, especially for professional tracks. As we mentioned before, there are certain rules and standards about flooring that are defined by the IAAF. This organization has made so many researches and investigations related to sporters’ health and performance.
As Hatko Sports Company, we are producing and constructing the best quality material for professional and athletics fields. We have references from 100 countries from 4 different continents. Our references are proof of quality and %100 customer satisfaction.
Athlon Athletics Systems and Their Features
Athlon athletics systems are one of the proud products of the Hatko Sports Company. Our researchers and engineers developed this product after long years of works according to the requirements of the athletes, track owners, and IAAF standards. The main material of Athlon is high-quality polyurethane. Athlon systems guarantee the highest durability and the best sporting performance even under the world’s most severe weather and climate conditions.
So, what are the features of this product? There are so many different features of Athlon. Here we will give you the most important of them. The Athlon Acrylic Flooring Systems are:
- Perfectly provide all IAAF standards,
- Has outstanding mechanical strength,
- Excellent force reduction and energy restitution,
- Require no or fewer maintenance,
- Spike resistant,
- Has UV-stable colors,
- Highly resistant to all weather conditions,
- Flexible and seamless,
- Use recyclable materials,
- And finally has 5000 hours of UVA and UVB resistance.
As we have mentioned before, this is a perfect material for athletics tracks. There are 4 types of Athlon materials, which are;
- Athlon FP
- The Athlon SW
- Athlon MP
- Athlon JG
They are generally similar materials with some small differences. Also, they all have the same kind of structures. They have SBR and EPDM rubber layers. The differences are about the minor application types or styles of the material.
As Hatko Sports Company, we care about the performances and health of the sporters. In order to have the best results and prevent any kind of sports injuries, we work very hard and try to develop the best flooring for our customers and beloved users. Our references are proud and proof of our quality. We have so many products for so many different types of sports. You can check for our website and discover our great jobs.