Gerflor USA Launches Two Tickets to Rio Sweepstakes | Athletic Business

Gerflor USA Launches Two Tickets to Rio Sweepstakes

Source: Gerflor USA 

CHICAGO (March 8, 2016) – Gerflor USA, a global leader in the design and manufacture of specialized resilient flooring for commercial environments, today launched Two Tickets to Rio, a sweepstakes promotion that will send the contest winner and a guest to Brazil in August 2016. 

The contest begins today at and continues through April 31, with the winner announced on the Gerflor USA Facebook page on May 4. The winner of the sweepstakes will receive airfare, accommodations and tickets to one of the highly anticipated sporting events in Brazil.

“To celebrate a 40 year tradition of Taraflex Sports Flooring at top international sporting events starting in Montreal in 1976, Gerflor is pleased to provide an exciting opportunity for one winner and a guest to travel to Brazil and be a part of one of the greatest cultural festivals and sporting events in the world,” said Benjamin Bachman, CEO, Gerflor USA.  “We intend to provide the winner with an once-in-a-lifetime experience and at the same time promote our industry-leading Taraflex brand through a fun and innovative social media effort using the hashtag #TwoTicketsToRio.” 


Gerflor USA provides specialized flooring solutions for designers, installers and facility managers who want design-forward, sustainable, durable flooring products. Gerflor’s cutting-edge technology, history of innovation, and manufacturing capabilities are why Taraflex® is the world’s leading sports flooring.

Gerflor is available in 100 countries around the globe with more than 2500 employees. The company has an excellent environmental record which includes whole life cycle performance, full compliance with ISO 14001 standards, and FloorScore™ certification. Find Gerflor USA on social media: Gerflor USA for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest, and YouTube. For more information, visit, call 877-437-3567 or email

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