Sole Train with Nike Grind Developed in Response to Consumer Demand for Fitness Flooring | Athletic Business

Sole Train with Nike Grind Developed in Response to Consumer Demand for Fitness Flooring

Lancaster, PA (June 27, 2016) – Ecore, a company that transforms reclaimed waste into unique performance surfacing, is proud to announce the launch of Sole Train, its newest fitness surfacing in its Training Ground with Nike Grind family of products. Available in 6mm 23-inch by 23-inch interlocking tiles, Sole Train features Nike Grind material made from Nike manufacturing scrap.

“Sole Train is designed for the athlete in all of us and also demonstrates a commitment to sustainability. Sole Train integrates high performance materials from the premier athletic brand, Nike, into technologically advanced rubber flooring,” said Arthur Dodge III, CEO and President of Ecore.

Sole Train is designed for home fitness applications and provides comfort and support by reducing the risk of potential injury from repeated impact. The surface is also easy to install and does not require adhesive. Sole Train is primarily gray with rainbow-colored Nike Grind visible throughout each tile.

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About Ecore:

Since 1871, Ecore has been transforming reclaimed waste into performance surfaces that make people’s lives better. What started with simple cork closures has evolved into a diverse portfolio of products solving complex problems in applications ranging from playgrounds, weight rooms, and turf fields to hospitals, hotels, and retail environments. Ecore is driven everyday by a simple question, “Can a floor do more?” YES. At Ecore, we create products based on the simple notion that floors should elevate beyond current expectations. Ecore’s energy is focused on the interaction between people and the surface. As a result, we engineer performance well beyond industry standards related to acoustics, ergonomics, and safety. Harvesting the unique power from a myriad of waste streams, Ecore creates products that align–substantial force reduction with a balanced amount of energy return to create dynamic surfaces that are catered to the individual and the application.

Ecore serves the athletic, fitness, healthcare, hospitality, corporate, multi-family, education, and public space markets. To learn more, visit

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