Beyond The Ramps: Defining Inclusive Design

A few years ago a new term started popping up in playground design. The word was ‘inclusion’. This term didn’t begin in the playground industry but we were adapting, taking cues from other industries shifting to involve the community at large. Still, even among those of us who understood the value of the word, we […]

5 Traits to Look For In a Playground Build Partner

Planning the perfect playground requires your vision and creativity…but it also needs the right partner(s) to work with you to bring it all to life. We’ve helped build hundreds of playgrounds across Canada and know what a difference finding the right partner for your project can make (and we pride ourselves on playing that role […]

Introducing Modern City – a Whole New Way To Play

Designed with modern elements that fit naturally in urban citycenters or suburban green space, Modern City is the new line of playground equipment from Gametime that brings flexible new ways to climb, slide and swing into play!  Modern City brings functional design and creative play to life with architectural elements that facilitate: play for all through different levels of accessibility […]

Saskatoon Opens First Inclusive Sensory Playground

John Dolan School in Saskatoon (the largest city in the province of Saskatchewan) is a public school for students age 3-22 who have special needs. Recently, the school worked with GameTime and our exclusive representative in Saskatoon, Park N Play Design, to create an inclusive and sensory-rich play environment for children of all abilities. Parent and John Dolan […]

Canada’s First Challenge Park Open in Lethbridge

A Legacy of Family Fitness After a decade of planning, designing and funding, the 73-acre Legacy Park in Lethbridge, Alberta is open and features Canada’s first Challenge Course by GameTime. The course was designed and installed by Park N Play Design Co, the exclusive GameTime representative in Alberta, Canada, and features 11 obstacles on a 5,000-square […]

Students Create a Barrier Free Playground for their Friend

“When we talk about real inclusion, we are talking all abilities, all ages, all generations.” – Tim Aylesworth, Park N Play Design Territory Manager – Tim Aylesworth, Park N Play Design Territory Manager The kids at Mattie McCullough School decided they needed a playground for everyone to play on. We helped them bring their playground […]