Boulder, Colo. (PRWEB) September 17, 2009
Connor Sport Court International and its exclusive Colorado dealer, Sport Court of Colorado, will be providing playing surfaces, backboards and hoops for the Boulder Housing Partners public housing program in conjunction with the Denver Nuggets and community basketball players as part of the dedication of the new Kalmia Community basketball court on Saturday, Sept. 19.
The event takes place at 11 a.m.at 3502 Nottingham Court (near 26th and Kalmia) in Boulder, said Mark Gritz of Sport Court of Colorado. It is sponsored by the Boulder Housing Partners, and the Denver Nuggets.
"We're pleased to make this contribution to the community," said Gritz. Sport Court is providing a 33 foot by 40 foot playing surface, as well as a professional quality Sport Court basketball standard, backboard and hoop.
Former Nugget's player Ervin Johnson will lead a kids' basketball clinic along with other Nugget representatives immediately following the dedication. The 6'11", 245 pound Center is originally from the University of New Orleans and played with the Seattle Supersonics, Denver Nuggets, Minnesota Timberwolves and Milwaukee Bucks
"Connor Sport Court International has a history of working with community groups to provide sports flooring and equipment at little or no cost for charitable events like these," said Ron Cerny, President and CEO of Connor Sport Court International. "We believe it helps increase participation in sports, creates better health amongst our young people and creates better communities."
About Connor Sport Court International
More athletic events are played on Connor Sport Court surfaces than on any other sports flooring in the world. Connor sports floors have established themselves as the standard for professional and collegiate sports since the company was founded in 1872. Sport Court® is a registered trade mark of Connor Sport Court International. Since 1974, it has identified the original and authentic modular sport surface, continuously improved and patented to provide the highest levels of quality and performance. Connor Sport Court is proud to be independently audited and verified as a Zero Waste company with less than 1% of all our waste reaching a landfill and is also an ISO 9001:2008 certified Company.
For more Sport Court information contact:
Jeff Morton, Marketing Manager, Connor Sport Court