Nellakir are the exclusive distributors for Australasian Sports Floors Horner and Horner Flooring. For Nellakir’s clients and customers this means access to the worlds best performance flooring.
ASF and Horner Flooring was selected and utilised at a range of prestigious basketball competitions conducted at the very highest levels. These have included the Olympic Games – both Sydney 2000 and the previous Los Angeles Championships of Basketball, the World university Games, the PAN American Games, the Goodwill Games, the European Championships and since 1983 every NCAA Final Four Games and NBA All Stars Games.
It is obvious that the surface provided is in fact the very best, most technologically advanced playing surface available to major competition basketball worldwide.
As Distributors for ASF/Horner, Nellakir is the only manufacturer and supplier of genuine FIBA approved Timber Sports Flooring systems.
Flooring systems are both ‘sustainable’ and carry ‘Forestry Certification’ on all flooring.
The timbers used are selected from natural resources (forests) with the appropriate growth patterns to sustain both the usage of these resources and the ongoing harvesting of selected timbers. This is called ‘long growth forestry’. Timber flooring utilising this system is labelled PRS and ST offering a range of flooring. Forestry Certified Flooring provides a complete, certified history of any hardwood surface selected and supplied to Nellakir clients.
Timber Sports Flooring Systems
Nellakir offer the full ASF Horner range of sports flooring. These are branded as follows:
- Pro King – preferred and used by many NBA, NBL and IFNA teams. This is the surface used in the Sydney Olympics and in NBA, IFNA matches now.
- PR Systems – there are three PR cushion systems available each offering a surface that is shock absorbing and fatigue reducing.
- ST Systems – this is the ‘Stump Thrust Floor system’. When combined with the PR™, Stump™ or Thrust-A-Cushion™ pads, the system provides the highest level of player comfort for this type of construction.
The Stump Thrust™ system has been utilised at Victoria’s State Netball and Hockey Centre, the Waverly Netball Centre, Loretto College and the Veneto Club by Nellakir.
Over the coming months Nellakir will provide more information and detail in these news bulletins and blogs for all prospective and current users on different floor types, the benefits and maintenance required . but rest assured that in selecting Nellakir to construct and maintain your competition courts with sprung timber sports flooring, you are engaging the industry’s leading craftsmen who will provide you, your competition and your participants with the very best surface available – for the life of that surface when expertly maintained.