4 Underlooked Benefits of a Community Play Space

Community playgrounds are recognized as a place where children can come together and partake in recreational activities. But that’s not the only role community playgrounds play. They also help to improve the overall standard of living in the surrounding area. Parents often bond while their children play, and their children get the opportunity to enhance […]

Winter Playgrounds: How to Keep the Fun Outside All Year Long

As Canadians, we love winter, don’t we? But fun outside in the colder months doesn’t have to be limited to toboggans and skates. Bring the winter fun to your playgrounds with interactive play equipment designed to withstand cooler temps. Interactive playgrounds are a great way to bring technology to the park, and that doesn’t stop […]

A New Way to Build Play for Saskatchewan Municipalities

We’re excited to announce that our friends at CentralSource (formerly SUMAdvantage) have teamed up with our partner Kinetic GPO to make it easier for Saskatchewan municipalities to build new parks and playgrounds across the province. By joining Kinetic GPO, and it’s diverse contract offerings, CentralSource members will have access to: A greater selection of vendors […]

A New Place to Play in Sidney, BC

We’re excited to have helped the Town of Sidney build a brand-new playground in its Rathdown Community Park. Using feedback from a survey of local park users, Rathdown Community Park Playground features fun play equipment including creative climbing structures, slides, and swings for all ages. The Rathdown Community Park playground is NOW OPEN! For more […]

Introducing All New Natural Playground Equipment

We’re excited to announce a whole new way to play in parks and playgrounds across Canada with our all-new natural playground equipment! It’s outdoor play inspired by the great outdoors! Natural playgrounds are a great way to encourage a strong environmental connection to play. Made primarily from wood, natural playgrounds also incorporate other organic elements […]

Announcing A New Podcast for Parks and Recreation Professionals

Our friends at GameTime and PlayCore have teamed up to bring a podcast version of the popular interactive Zoom show, ‘Good News: In Parks!’, so you can stay up to date with the latest in parks, recreation, and playground planning! ‘Good News’ is a bi-monthly interactive show discussing industry best practices and top trends with […]

UPCOMING WEBINAR: Yalp 101 – An Interactive New Way To Play

Looking for interesting, new equipment to bring to your park and playground designs? Eager to learn more about how playground equipment can enhance outdoor play? Curious about playground designs for older children? We’ve got you covered! Join us on August 20, 2020 for a free webinar with our new supply partner, Yalp Interactive Sports and […]

New Early Childcare Playground Financing Options Available

We believe strongly in the power of play. We get to see first hand, every day, just how important play is for all of us, but especially for childhood development. So, we’ve worked closely with our suppliers to create playground plans designed specifically for early childhood development in Canada. Each option includes playground equipment that […]

Playground Outdoor Hand Sanitizer Now Available

Like so many of you, we are excited to see parks and playgrounds re-opening across Canada! But we must all still remain vigilant about our own, and each other’s, safety with proper hand hygiene. The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention have identified hand sanitizer as an effective tool to support this, especially when soap […]