Latest PlayCore Stories

2014-02-20 23:20:39

Advancements in outdoor fitness provide guidelines and incentive for healthy activity. Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 PlayCore, the leading company in play and recreation research, programming, and products, recently expanded its National Demonstration Site program to align with the release of its latest best practice guidebook, Outdoor Adult Fitness Parks, Best Practices for Promoting Community Health by Increasing Physical Activity. The book, designed to help communities...

2014-02-17 23:02:08

The company expands attendance at conferences and symposiums to promote research Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) February 17, 2014 PlayCore, the leading company in play and recreation programs, research, and products recently announced their expansion to new conferences targeting the aquatic market and schools. With the addition of the Association of Aquatic Professionals (AOAP) meeting Feb 24-25 in Austin, TX, and the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) International Conference...

2013-10-22 23:24:03

Company’s Latest Research Based Program Helps Guide Excellence in Outdoor Fitness Spaces Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 With the renewed interest in outdoor fitness, PlayCore’s newest best practice guidebook release is a timely tool for providing communities with guidance to create meaningful outdoor fitness spaces. Created with an expert advisory council, including Dr. Michael Suk, M.D., J.D., MPH, FACS, and Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Geisinger Health System,...

2013-10-21 23:22:09

PlayCore’s Fitness Programs and Products Help Guide Excellence in Outdoor Fitness Space Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Main Terrain Park, a jewel in Chattanooga’s park system, has just won the Award of Merit in the category of Natural Resource Conservation-Sustainable Design, presented by the Tennessee Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects. The sustainable art and fitness park, opened in January of 2013, provides the city with an attractive, healthy...

2013-10-01 23:27:27

Anual Event Draws Participants Interested in Nature and Play Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 PlayCore, a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of a broad range of play and recreation products, is proud to partner with the Natural Learning Initiative, a research and design assistance unit of the College of Design, NC State University to sponsor their 11th Annual Natural Learning Design Institute. This year’s Design Institute’s theme is “All About Food: Designing,...

2012-04-27 23:00:56

Focuses social media campaign on promoting playground safety Chattanooga TN (PRWEB) April 27, 2012 PlayCore, a leading company in play products, programs, and research, is going social with National Playground Safety Week, focusing its Twitter and Facebook communications all week long on topics regarding playground safety. Playground safety, which aligns strongly with the company´s mission and values, is a great passion for PlayCore, which believes in designing playgrounds that pose...

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