KOMPAN's commitment to building healthy communities through sustainable play is at the core of our company. At KOMPAN we believe there's an athlete in each of us -- FREEGAME lets each of us find our game.
Tacoma, WA (PRWEB) October 22, 2010
KOMPAN has teamed up with NBC's "School Pride" to introduce the multisport concept of FREEGAME to the kids of Lanier Elementary in Baton Rouge, LA. NBC will showcase the renovation on an upcoming episode of "School Pride," a new, inspirational series that's dedicated to engaging and uniting communities to renovate public schools across the country.
FREEGAME is an innovative multisport solution that can be used for soccer, volleyball, basketball, field hockey or any game players create. Tom Grover, President of KOMPAN, Inc., added, "KOMPAN's commitment to building healthy communities through sustainable play is at the core of our company. At KOMPAN we believe there's an athlete in each of us -- FREEGAME lets each of us find our game." Grover continues, "FREEGAME's concept gives all athletes, regardless of age or ability, a place for sport and play -- a combination that energizes the players and helps build healthier kids."
"In a world where teachers sometimes have to fight to get kids to exercise, KOMPAN's field gives the Lanier students a reason to WANT to exercise," says "School Pride" executive producer Denise Cramsey. "Physical Education is now the favorite class for every student at this school."
Cheryl Hines, the Emmy®-nominated star of "Curb Your Enthusiasm," is executive producer of "School Pride," along with Emmy®-nominated executive producer Denise Cramsey ("Extreme Makeover: Home Edition"). The series is produced by Denise Cramsey Productions and Horizon Alternative Television. Lanier Elementary is one of seven schools chosen to be featured in the new series, which premiered October 15th at 8 p.m. ET/PT. The Lanier Elementary episode will air Friday, October 22nd.
KOMPAN, Inc. is a world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of innovative commercial playgrounds and outdoor recreation equipment. KOMPAN specializes in designing unique, age-appropriate, and high-quality products that combine the most stringent environmental standards and exceptional play value. KOMPAN offers unique and challenging products for every stage of development. For more information about KOMPAN, our products and our environmental leadership please visit our website at http://www.kompan.com.
Stacy Chan, Marketing Coordinator
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