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Nominate your school or community center to receive a TARAFLEX® sports floor!

We want to help kids in your community benefit from improved safety and performance by providing them with the highest-quality athletic play surface, used by kids around the country and the top athletes in the world! That’s why Gerflor USA is giving back through our Play Safe on TARAFLEX® Sports program.

TARAFLEX® is the most widely specified sports surface in the world. It has been selected for 10 consecutive Olympic Games from Montreal in 1976 to Rio in 2016.

Simply fill out the form below to nominate a school or community center to win the same TARAFLEX® floor featured at the London games, or equivalent TARAFLEX® Sport M Plus floor in classic Maple design (as shown). Installation included.

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Nominate the facility of your choice.

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Finalists to be selected by panel of experts.

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Public voting on social media.

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Winner will be contacted on November 28, 2016.

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Your Jury

Finalists will be chosen by a panel of experts, based on financial need, condition of the current playing surface and facility, and facts submitted in the nominating statement (below).

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Dr. Robert C. Klapper

Chief, Division of Orthopedic Surgery, Cedars Sinai Medical Group

Emily Tipping

Emily Tipping

Managing Editor, Recreation Management

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Jenny Hahn

Executive Director, Junior Volleyball Association

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Benjamin Bachman

CEO, Gerflor USA

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Lauren Gillian

Marketing Manager, Connor Sports and Connor Sports Cares

Give the kids in your community the playing surface they deserve

We need your help to choose a school or community center to win the Play Safe on TARAFLEX® program. We want to hear your stories and learn more about your facility. Tell us why we should choose your nomination as the winner. The winning facility will receive a TARAFLEX® Sport M Plus floor, and installation!

The 2016 Rio Games may have ended, but the spirit of achievement lives on. We want your kids to have every advantage as they play, exercise, and build their athletic skills. With a TARAFLEX® sports floor, they can play safer and aim higher. Enter your nomination today:

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Thank you for your interest in Gerflor USA’s Play Safe on Taraflex program. The submission period is now closed. Stay tuned to Gerflor USA’s Facebook page to see the three nominations that the jury chooses!

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TARAFLEX®is the sports flooring leader.

TARAFLEX® isn’t just used in high-profile sporting events. Because of its safety benefits, TARAFLEX® is the number one indoor sports flooring for U.S. schools. It’s installed in over 70,000 Gymnasiums nationwide.

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TARAFLEX®is the floor of elite athletes.

TARAFLEX® is the most widely specified sports surface in the world. It has been selected for 10 consecutive Olympic games from Montreal in 1976, to Rio in 2016, for indoor surfaces like handball, volleyball, badminton and table tennis.

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TARAFLEX®Mprovides the higest level of safety.

Nearly 50% of organized recreational injuries are preventable. TARAFLEX® Sports Flooring offers the best immediate protection against falls and reduces the risk of injuries — from contusions and knee scrapes to concussions.

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Follow Gerflor USA on Facebook to see the winning facility! Finalists chosen by the Play Safe on Taraflex jury will be posted to Facebook on November 7, 2016 and which time the public voting will open. The winner will be contacted on November 28, 2016.

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