Looking back on the Paralympic games2016-09-28
The paralympics games in Rio are now over and we would like to congratulate all the athletes who took part to this great event.
Here is a review of our participation and the results of the 4 competitions for which we supplied some floorings.
Sitting volleyball :
- we equipped 6 volleyball courts for a total area of 2500 sqm
- Men's final : Iran won gold medal vs Bosnia
- Women's final : USA won gold medal vs China
- we equipped 5 goaball courts for a total area of 2000 sqm
- Men's final : Lithuania won gold medal vs USA
- Women's final : Turkey won gold medal vs China
- we equipped 2 boccia courts for a total area of 3000 sqm
- Gold medalists : Slovakia, Brazil, Thailand
The sitting volleyball, goalball and boccia were played on our vinyl sports surface : Taraflex.
Wheelchair basketball :
- we equipped 8 basketball courts for a total area of 7500 sqm
- type of surface : Sport Cours QuickLock hardwood flooring
- Men's final : USA won gold medal vs Spain
- Women's final : USA won gold medal vs Germany
We hope to be present during the next edition of the games in Tokyo in 2020 !