Dance vs Sports – The preferred surfaces are perform differently
Recently I had the opportunity to visit and test several dance floors. Those that are familiar with dancers, sports athletes, dance floors and sports surfaces
Using simple physics to explore force reduction measurements.
Have you ever given any thought to the relationship between the stiffness of a sport/dance surface and the force reduction level? I realize the most
Suitability Reports: Why you should look at the test date, and why ASET puts ‘Suggested Retest Dates’ on all of our reports.
Note – This blog post applies to reports issued prior to Jan 1, 2023. Architects and owners often require suitability reports of sports surfaces to
What is a ‘suitability report’?
This is an article that explains what a ‘suitability report’ is within the context of sports surface performance, and its limitations with regard to predicting
Sports Surface Testing: 201 Force Reduction Requirements – Indoor Surfaces
The article Sports Surface Testing 101 introduced the methods and calculations used to measure force reduction levels. This article will explore the requirements established in
A Playground Safety Surface ‘True Performance’ Specification
This is a followup post to “GMax and HIC Considerations For New Playground Safety Surface Installations.” ASET Services recently field tested a playground for the