People rarely notice a room’s floor, yet these fixtures greatly affect a room’s comfort, noise-level and mood. For schools and gyms, it can even affect safety and functionality. Continue reading
For the past few weeks, Rizal Memorial has been hosting the United Football League’s (UFL) Football Alliance League Cup. This is the first time that the League will be playing on the newly installed Limonta artificial turf, and signals the return of Philippine football to the historic stadium. This UFL Cup’s matches will mainly be played on the RMS pitch, while the Emperador Stadium in Taguig will also host a few group games. Continue reading
2014 trends in wellness are a happy mix of innovations and rediscoveries of classic ways to stay healthy. In this list, discover some of the more exciting (and controversial) wellness trends that conquered 2014.
Rubber floors may initially seem like a unique finish for a facility, especially for commercial spaces. However, few people know that rubber floors are a better alternative to other surfaces like wood, concrete and marble. Rubber floors have a non-slip feature and reduce noise. At the same time, they include an anti-microbial treatment that makes it more sanitary than other surface options. Read on to learn about the six ways public spaces can benefit from rubber flooring. Continue reading
1. Tiger Muay Thai (Phuket, Thailand)
Every year, hundreds of MMA and Thai Kickboxing athletes make a pilgrimage to this two-acre training camp in Phuket, Thailand. Tiger Muay Thai’s classes accommodate everyone from beginners to professional fighters. And though it’s famous for its rigorous training, the atmosphere at Tiger is positive and friendly—cementing Tiger Muay Thai as the heart of the MMA and Muay Thai world. Continue reading
Millions across the country are avid fans of college sports. The NCAA and the UAAP seasons are the most awaited athletic events of the year. Not only do they provide the opportunity to watch an exciting game, but viewers also get a glimpse of the players who will soon join the ranks of our national and professional teams. Continue reading
Seamless flooring systems are made from polyurethane (or PU), the same material used in airplane wings. These floors are made by pouring the PU on site to making the floor monolithic—no seams or gaps to weaken the floor. These seamless PU floors are multipurpose and multi-sport, making them suitable for most sport and non-sport activities. Plus, they are incredibly durable and can last up to 15 years with proper, yet easy, maintenance.
A few months ago, we completed a seamless floor installation at University of Asia and the Pacific. We’ve also shown you 8 benefits of using a seamless sports floor in your facility. In this article, we’d like to present to you why we believe seamless sports floors would be perfect for schools, be it an elementary school with little children or a big university home court. Continue reading
We are proud to announce that Olympic athletes from all over the world will train with Technogym at the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games. This is the sixth time that Olympians will have the opportunity to hone their skills with Technogym, after Sydney 2000, Athens 2004, Turin 2006, Beijing 2008 and London 2012. The central Olympic Village in Barra da Tijuca, a 2000-square meter facility constructed solely for the event, will be outfitted with the fitness and wellness company’s suite of state-of-the-art equipment. The company will also retrofit 15 centers and warm up areas that are designed to meet the sport-specific needs of the athletes. Continue reading
One of the big takeaways from the 2014 World Cup is that social media has reinforced football’s stronghold as the world’s premiere global sport. In fact, the final match broke records on both Twitter and Facebook. Countries that have never been known as “football countries” have embraced the sport with open arms and painted faces – and shared the excitement on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Football clubs have newfound fans across oceans and continents who crowd into sports bars at seven in the morning to catch live games. Continue reading
Working out regularly is one effective method to stay fit and healthy. This leads to less stress, higher levels of energy, increased performance in your daily activities and a longer life span. There are a lot of people who put off exercising due to their careers and their responsibilities in the workplace. Luckily, there are hassle-free workouts that can be done easily during office hours. Courtesy of the E-Sports Newsroom, here are a couple of small workout routines that can be done to have a healthier lifestyle. Continue reading