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South Carolina School District Upgrades 22 Playgrounds with Child-Safe Turf

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Fort Mill, SC — Fort Mill School District is home to 11 schools and over 16,000 students. The vision of this district is to inspire and educate children using “ingenuity and imagination to challenge and inspire students to exceed their greatest dreams and create a better community.” Fort Mill decided to expand its wellness initiatives to promote outdoor socialization and …

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Jones Beach State Park brings Beach Goers Quality Mini-Golf to Millions

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Wantagh, NY — Jones Beach State Park in Nassau County has been a world-famous attraction since it opened in 1929. Each year around 6 million visitors take advantage of the 6 1⁄2 miles of white-sand beaches, a boardwalk, and two swimming pools that are part of the historic park. The new West Games Area of the park opened last summer …

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New England Keeping Kids Active with Indoor Sports Complex

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Boston, MA — With an average temperature of 45°F between December to March, keeping kids active during the cold season can be a challenge. Thanks to the team from New England Turf Store, an official distributor of SYNLawn, children of all ages now have an exciting new place to play in Norfolk at Fore Kicks Sports Complex. The indoor sports …

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SYNLawn Colorado Honors Paco Sanchez with Inclusive Community Play Area in Denver

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Denver, CO — SYNLawn Colorado honored the memory of Paco Sanchez, the first Hispanic DJ in Colorado, by creating a vibrant and inclusive community play area in Denver, Colorado. The team at SYNLawn Colorado was selected by the City of Denver and Dig Studio, a landscape architecture firm, to lead this landmark project for the following reasons: SYNLawn’s superb reputation …

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San Antonio School now with a mud-free playground

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San Antonio, TX — Fort Sam Houston Elementary School’s children received a much-needed improvement to its new outdoor play area made thanks to SYNLawn Texas. The children gained an attractive, hygienic, and mud-free zone to play through the installation of artificial grass. The site originally contained a school bus that was converted into a playhouse. The kids loved it, but …

Safer Playgrounds for New Mexico Montessori Schools

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Rio Rancho, NM — The Springstone Montessori Schools in Rio Rancho, New Mexico, knew it was time for a playground overhaul. Based on the idea of letting kids direct their personal learning experiences, Montessori schools are incredibly interactive. Providing a safe outdoor play space is essential. Replacing the existing gravel rock base became more and more a safety hazard. A …

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Boys and Girls Club Reach New Heights with Rooftop Playground

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Harlem, NY — The Boys & Girls Club works hard across the country to engage kids in fun and enriching after-school activities. The Madison Boys & Girls Club in Sugar Hill, Harlem, recently invested in a major improvement to their facility to encourage more physical activity from their members. It’s easy to get kids excited about exercise with a rooftop …

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UCSF make playground upgrades with turf from SYNLawn

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San Francisco, CA – Employees across all industries consistently rank family benefits like workplace childcare services among the most wanted benefits. When the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) began experiencing an overwhelming demand for a childcare program, the institution decided to expand its Mission Bay facility. UCSF started a workplace childcare initiative in 2006, with the Mission Bay building …

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The Best Artificial Turf for School Playgrounds in Traverse, MI

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Traverse, MI — After a century of continuous guidance provided to generations of students, the Immaculate Conception School of Traverse City, Michigan, needed a replacement and an upgrade. Along with a brand-new building, the school also required the best artificial turf by SYNLawn for a modern and safe playground for kids of all ages to enjoy. With a prominent placement …

When choosing synthetic grass for your park or playground, many things must come into consideration including the height of the play equipment, areas of high use (or “TrampleZones”), Head Injury Criteria (HIC) requirements, and your preference on the look and feel of your grass.

Playground Safety: Preventing Injuries with Synthetic Grass

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Teachers, educations and school administration officials are always looking for ways to make their playgrounds safer – after all; they are responsible for the well-being of students during school hours. Even with advancements in safety features for playground equipment, there are still more than 200,000 students ages 14 and younger treated for playground-related injuries each year according to the CDC. …