Playground Surfaces

Surfacing Choices Made Easy

An important step in creating a safer play space is selecting the right playground surfacing solution. Surfacing products from GT Impax are engineered to work with GameTime play systems and are matched to the specifications required for adequate safety surfacing, including the correct calculation of play equipment fall heights. Our playground surfaces are certified to meet all applicable ASTM standards, including F1292 for impact attenuation and F1951 for wheelchair accessibility.

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Options for Every Project

GT Impax playground surfaces provide maximum flexibility and a wide range of options. Create a nature-inspired setting with the natural look of grass or inspire a child’s imagination with vivid colors and complex patterns. No matter the need, budget or application, GameTime offers a comprehensive selection of compliant surfacing that will make your playground a signature play destination.  

Superior Support

Our network of experienced representatives and certified installers will ensure your project is installed correctly, on budget, and on time. When you choose GameTime, you can order playground surfacing as part of a turnkey project, saving you time, money and avoiding hassles.

Research and Programming

Strong Foundations is a guidebook that educates how to properly plan, purchase, and protect playground surfacing to ensure years of enjoyable use by children of all abilities. Includes research on the developmental benefits of playgrounds and provides valuable tools to help playground owners increase the play value and functionality of their play space. Request your copy today!

Engineered Wood Fiber

With its low price and quick installation, engineered wood fiber (EWF) playground surfacing is a popular choice for projects with initial budget constraints. It requires frequent minimal maintenance and ocassional "topping off" to ensure correct depth for standards compliance.

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Poured in Place Rubber

A popular unitary playground surfacing choice, Poured in Place (PIP) Rubber is one of the best surfaces for ADA accessibility. It has a higher up-front cost than EWF, but a lower maintenance cost over the life of the playground. 

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Recycled Bonded Rubber

GT Impax Bonded Rubber offers attractive, seamless playground surfaces that are made from clean, recycled shredded rubber tires. It creates a highly accessible, low maintenance surface.

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Recycled Rubber Loose Fill

Made from 100% clean, recycled tire material, these resilient rubber pieces offer the best impact absorbing properties of all loose fill playground surfaces. Available in multiple color options.

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Recycled Rubber Tiles

We offer a full selection of tiles to meet your site-specific needs, including Interlocking Tiles and Standard Tile surfacing.

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Synthetic Turf

Synthetic Grass playground surfacing brings the look of nature to your play environment. It's highly accessible, durable and low maintenance. 

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