Our guide to selecting a gym floor cover.



How Gym Floor Covers 101 Works

For the past 40 years, we at Sport Systems have dedicated ourselves to designing, manufacturing and installing industry-leading athletic infrastructure and equipment.  Over time, we have fielded thousands of questions from our wonderful clientele and found that in order to find the right Gym Floor Cover system, we typically have to answer the same core group of questions. 

Here they are:

Why do I need a Gym Floor Cover?
Protecting your investment and maximizing your revenue...Read More


How Do I Select The Right Gym Floor Cover For My Facility?
When choosing the proper gym floor cover, consider what types of events you will be hosting and the frequency of which you intend to use your gym floor cover. Trade shows, school dances and other events that require tables and chairs require a thick and durable floor cover. Sport Systems’ gym floor covers are all vinyl-coated polyester reinforced fabric, fire retardant and Phthalate free, making them the toughest and most durable gym floor cover on the market today...Read More

Why Should I Roll The Gym Floor Cover Instead Of Folding It?

Repeated folding leaves your gym floor cover with permanent creases, causing it to no longer lay flat on the ground. Sport Systems has responded to its customers by offering an industry-leading portable rack system.  Not only does this racking system enable storage of up to 10,000 sq.ft. of cover in a mere 3' x 12' footprint, it ensures the cover will never be susceptible to creasing when stored for prolonged periods of time.  This aesthetically-pleasing unit also promotes rapid deployment and roll-up of your gym floor cover, saving your operational staff time and money. 

How Do I Clean My Gym Floor Cover?
Our selection of gym floor covers are easy to clean and maintain. We recommend always sweeping or brushing off debris using a broom or dry mop and cleaning your cover with standard industrial cleaning solutions after each use.

How do I attach the individual gym floor cover sections together?

Most gym floor cover systems comprise of multiple pieces allowing your gymnasium some versatility when covering your floor...Read More Here 


How do I store my Gym Floor Cover?

We manufacture custom-designed storage racks for use with gym floor covers.  These racks can easily be moved around and safely store your cover, protecting it from damage...Read More


Do you manufacture Gym Floor Covers for other applications other than traditional gymnasiums?

Yes!  As our business has evolved so too have our requests for customized floor covers for use in fitness facilities and training centres.  Our sand bag dragging protection system is the perfect fit for military and enforcement training programs and is also used for sled pulls and other exercises in CrossFit Gyms and fitness facilities...Read More




Gym Floor Covers 101 has been designed to serve as a road map to make it easy to navigate through these core questions.  Some of the above questions contain links to other pages.  These pages contain video, commentary, photos, and links to related articles which are all dedicated to teaching you about the topic at hand. 

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