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Resurface or replacement?

What’s next for your track? A couple of signs to look out for The normal life cycle of a running track includes at least one resurfacing before a complete removal and replacement. Some tracks, depending on a number of factors, can be resurfaced more than once during its life as well. What determines whether or…

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Is your track compliant with new exchange zone rules?

Unless your track was installed and painted in 2019, the answer to that question is most likely “no.” But don’t fret. Your track is fine, and it can be used exactly as it sits with the current markings, it could just use an update to fully comply. The NFHS changed the exchange zone distance in…

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A splash of color?

School pride is important, and the colors run deep in many communities and athletic programs. But is the running track the right place for a swath of pigment on campus? Possibly; but there are factors to consider. First; red and black rubber are the most UV stable, hence the overwhelming majority of tracks come in…

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