The British Basketball League (BBL) is thrilled to announce it has signed a deal with renowned Gerflor world flooring solutions experts, to be its Official Flooring Partner.
This exciting partnership will see the BBL’s newest commercial partner supplying three new Taraflex Sport Evolution 7.5 portable basketball floors. BBL will also have access to a portable 3×3 floor for use at future indoor or outdoor events.
Bertrand Chaumet, Managing Director of Gerflor, stated: “We are proud to be working with what some say is the Basketball League with the biggest potential anywhere in the world.
“At Gerflor we are used to working with Sports at the highest level as well as supplying sport surfaces to grass roots community venues and schools, as well as the Commonwealth and Olympic Games.
“At this time, when governing bodies have limited funds, it is the incredible inspiring attitude of commercial leagues such as the BBL that engage with the community and grow the popularity of this wonderful sport even further.”
Meanwhile BBL Commercial Director, Bob Hope commented: “We are delighted to welcome Gerflor as, Our Official Flooring Partner of the BBL.
“Gerflor is a recognised world leader in the manufacture of sports flooring and has been a summer Olympic Games supplier since 1976.
“Gerflor will be supplying a number of their Taraflex Sport Evolution 7.5 Basketball court floors to some of our BBL clubs and we can also reveal that the first court will be installed at The Copper Box, ready for the start of the 2018-19 season.”