For the sports & leisure sector Forbo presents the renewed Marmoleum Sport range. This linoleum sports floor collection offers the normative required material thickness of 3.2 mm for all colours, next to an extensive range of 4.0 mm items. Marmoleum Sport meets the requirements of modern sports and multipurpose facilities.
Floor coverings in sports and multipurpose halls have extensive requirements to meet, ranging from professional and semiprofessional sports to jamborees, festivities and school exams. Depending on the usage profile, different floor systems are used.
Diminish the risk of injuries
A sports floor construction needs to fulfill safety and sport functional features: a sports floor with Marmoleum Sport as a top coating diminishes the risk of injuries, reduces the risk on muscle fatigue and overstressing. The top layer guarantees optimal performance in terms of anti-slip and glide.
Whether it’s handball, basketball, athletics or gymnastics, Marmoleum Sport does it all. Also driving with heavy loads or transporting weighty exercise equipment cannot harm the linoleum, in combination with the appropriate subfloor. Even festivities like partying and dancing will leave this floor unimpressed: street shoes, cigarettes, drinks, Marmoleum Sport can deal with it.
The extreme durability of linoleum guarantees even after years of intensive use the ability to deliver a top performance. Best cleaning and maintenance properties ensure that the floor looks good over many years.
** A visual champion**
The Marmoleum Sport collection exists of 9 expressive yet friendly marbled colours which cover the complete colour spectrum. Ranging from yellow, orange, red, greens and blues to 2 complementary neutrals. The exciting Marmoleum Sport Move collection exists of 4 elegant neutral colours that can be used as a solid base for multiple floors in sports areas.
The colours 83712 and 83715 are pleasantly surprising with their orange and yellow veins. It resembles with playing your favourite sport where it started:
on the street. The chosen colours can easily be combined on the playground, to ensure that an attractive and inspiring floor is created. In the end the most dominating area in your sports hall.
3.2 mm thickness
According to the German standard DIN V 18032-2 and European EN 14904 all sport functional and technical characteristics are covered. Taking into account the range of requirements in sports halls in these standards for linoleum sport floor coverings a material thickness of 3.2 mm is recommended. 3.2 mm corresponds to the latest state of the art performance requirements and is in accordance with applicable national and European Standards.
3.2 mm poses significant technical, economic and design advantages:
• Easy application through lower weight
• Cost savings through lower material price
• Most environmental sustainable solution