The Vancouver Society of Children’s Centres (VSOCC) wanted to transform their Library Square locations playground into a space that would promote learning in sustainability, agriculture and environmental conservation. Marathon installed Landsafe pour in place recycled safety surfacing in natural colours of beige and green. The porous rubber surfacing was poured around an existing maple tree to... Learn More
Ronald McDonald House, located on Heather Street in Vancouver, recently opened its doors as a home away from home to families of seriously ill children. Utilizing the unique playground design of PWL Partnership landscape architects, Marathon installed Landsafe pour in place rubber safety surfacing in 100% colour. Features of the playground include a vertical graduated slope design with integrated... Learn More
Hamilton Community Centre in East Richmond recently installed a new playground through RecTec Industries. In co-operation with RecTec, Marathon Surfaces supplied and installed Landsafe pour in place recycled rubber safety surfacing. This created a low maintenance, and fully accessible play surface for the busy community centre as well as the adjacent Hamilton Elementary School. Rubber mounds in... Learn More
Through the dedication of its PAC members and grant funding received through the BC Tire Stewardship, John Norquay Elementary School was able to provide its students with an accessible playground. Marathon installed pour in place recycled rubber safety surfacing in natural colours with hints of vibrant red. Incorporated into the surfacing are culturally inspired and diverse design elements, an Asian inspired hopscotch dragon,... Learn More
Bob Dailey Stadium, which is a hub for athletics in the region, recently replaced their 30 year old track surfacing. Marathon installed Spurtan BV system on the track and Rekortan M99 in adjacent event areas. This project was a recipient of the BC Tire Stewardship grant.
Canuck Place Children’s Hospice offers specialized care for children with progressive life-threatening illnesses and their families. An accessible play surface was necessary for the hospice playground to suit the needs of these children and their siblings. Marathon installed pour in place recycled rubber safety surfacing to provide a seamless and fully accessible surface to meet these needs. ... Learn More
Prince Charles Park located minutes from the City of Kamloops is now enjoying a fully accessible playground, thanks to the installation of Landsafe poured in place recycled rubber safety surfacing. The Marathon Surfaces team designed and installed this vibrant seascape design. The free flowing edge mimics the look of a sandy beach as well as mirroring the wood fibre... Learn More
Wind and Tide Preschool recently installed a new playground at their White Rock location. Landsafe poured in place recycled rubber safety surfacing was installed to provide the young students with a safe and cushiony play area. Rolling waves against a sand coloured background reflect the preschools name as well as the schools close proximity to the beach.
This welcoming courtyard can be found at L.A. Matheson High School in the City of Surrey. The renovation included the installation of Landsafe poured in place recycled rubber surfacing. This surfacing helped create a maintenance free and seamless transition between the concrete pathways and surrounding gathering areas. This renovation was done in partnership with Cedar Crest Lands (BC).
The City of Penticton in partnership with Greyback Construction wanted to revitalize their popular Lakeshore Drive waterfront. They decided to include Landsafe poured in place recycled rubber surfacing for their multi use pathway. A neutral beige was chosen for the path and a natural green for the edge to mimic the look of grass. The rubber surfacing poured... Learn More
The 39 Acre Community Park lives up to its name and remains a gathering place and site for many events and festivals. With the Parksville Lions Club contributing funds and efforts, and the Tire Stewardship BC Grant, the revitalization of this popular oceanfront park on Vancouver Island was made possible. Landsafe poured in place recycled rubber... Learn More
Pacific Institute of Sports Excellence, located at the Campus of Camosun College in Victoria, is excited to have a new outdoor training area and runway for their high performance athletes. Spurtan BV, an elite track surfacing, was installed in vibrant blue.
Bayly Park is located in the heart of the old Whistler Olympic Village off Legacy Way. It was developed by the Municipality of Whister in conjuction with Space2place Design. The free-flowing nature of the design element was acheived using landsafe poured in place recycled rubber safety surfacing.This project was a recipient of the BC Tire Stewardship grant.
The beautiful Village of Granisle, located approximately 325km north of Prince George on pristine Babine Lake, is proud to have a newly developed park for the active members of their community. A large transformation project of the open space at Centennial Square turned into a usable park setting with new landscape design and a 750m squared... Learn More
City of Kelowna wanted a maintenance free solution for the tree wells that lined their busy sidewalks. Landsafe provided a maintenance free, porous, recycled rubber solution. For high traffic areas this application is ideal as it provides a safe and seamless transition for pedestrians.
Marathon Surfaces is pleased to be able to support local athletes by power washing the running track at South Surrey Athletic Park. Power washing was done to help extend the life of the track as well as to provide the optimal surface to assist the athletes in reaching their full potential. The power washing services were... Learn More