W.E. Kinvig Elementary – Surrey

W.E. Kinvig Elementary School located in an under privileged  community in Surrey, after 3 years of arduous fundraising, have a brand new inclusive play space for children of all abilities. Three local women made it their mission to give these children a fully accessible playground.  Marathon Surfaces along with the Tire Stewardship of BC, Swing... Learn More

Marathon Surfaces introduces a new trend from Europe

Marathon Surfaces is excited to introduce a new playground option, which is currently the rage in Europe: In-ground trampolines. Made in Germany using state-of-the-art technology, these trampolines use an innovative design that makes them vandal-proof, flame retardant, water resistant, and UV light and  heat resistant. Ideal for installation in playgrounds, water parks, daycares, schools, campgrounds and shopping malls.... Learn More

Foster Park – Parksville

Tucked away in a quiet family neighbourhood in Parksville is Foster Park, now home to an extensively renovated playground. Pea gravel was replaced with pour in place recycled rubber safety surfacing in waves of blue, green and grey.  Desired design elements were enhanced through the creativity of the Marathon Surfaces design team and talented installers,... Learn More

King George Park – Richmond

King George Park in Richmond is enjoying a new playground thanks to the vision and fund raising efforts of a parent in the community as well as the generosity of the City of Richmond.  This park is unique in its design, as a rubber mounded platform was added beside the slide to offer wheelchair and caregiver accessibility. ... Learn More

Queenston Park – Coquitlam

  Queenston Park located in Coquitlam had some unique challenges in designing their playground.  An existing hillside bordered the area limiting the available dimensions.  The City of Coquitlam and design team decided to use the hill to their advantage by incorporating it into the play space.  Marathon Surfaces installed Landsafe  pour in place recycled rubber safety surfacing... Learn More

Hockaday Community Playground – Coquitlam

The City of Coquitlam faced some challenges while planning Hockaday community playground. They were looking for options to surface over existing hill side boulders that were too large to remove but presented a safety hazard if they were to remain.  Marathon Surfaces surfaced the hillside, along with the boulders, in Landsafe pour in place recycled rubber safety... Learn More

VSOCC Childcare – Manitoba Street

    The children who will be attending this VSOCC (Vancouver Society of Children’s Centre’s) run childcare will be thrilled to explore this rooftop playground.  The Childcare is located in a new building on Manitoba Street in Vancouver.  Marathon surfaces installed Landsafe pour in place recycled rubber safety surfacing in 100% colour in shades of... Learn More

Library Square Children’s Centre

  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

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

Canuck Place Children’s Hospice

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 Playground – Kamloops

  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

    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.