Product Highlight: Expression Swings

The GameTime Expression Swings are one of our favourite ways to play at the park – and one of our increasingly more popular pieces of equipment – because they encourage parents and kids to have fun at the playground, together. Good Morning America even shared the fun of these “absolute genius swings, showing up in parks across […]

Breaking Ground on Brighton Core Park: A New Place to Play in Saskatoon

We are excited to work with Stantec and Dream Developments on the design and build of Brighton Core Park, a large 23-acre park in Saskatoon designed to represent inclusion in play and community, with something for everyone. As we break first ground on the build of this project, we couldn’t wait to share a little sneak peek at […]

Top Areas to Check to Ensure A Safe, Well-Maintained Playground

Upkeep and maintenance are a natural part of playground development and management. The more play your park sees, the more wear and tear will naturally occur. While this can be a good problem to manage  (since it means your playground is getting put to good, fun use!), it is important to stay on top of […]

Bringing a New Community Park to Shelburne, Ontario

Last year, we were contracted to help Shelburne, Ontario create a new community playground. Of the multiple design submissions that were voted on by the community members themselves, ours was chosen as the design of choice to bring the new playground to life and become a National Demonstration Site, built with best practices in design […]

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 […]

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 […]