Taraflex® Sports Flooring Installed in University of Nebraska’s Football Stadium to Break World Record for Women’s Sporting Event

Taraflex Sports Flooring

BOLINGBROOK, IL (August 30, 2023) - The University of Nebraska recently installed Gerflor’s Taraflex® Sport Flooring in its outdoor football stadium for Volleyball Day, breaking the world record for attendance for a women’s sporting event and any volleyball game worldwide. Over 92,000 fans attended this historic event and watched the top-rated Nebraska Huskers Women’s Volleyball Team play on Taraflex Sports Flooring.

“Taraflex and the University of Nebraska partnered 8 years ago when Coach John Cook reached out to us expressing interest in Taraflex,” said Benjamin Bachman, CEO of Gerflor USA. “It has been a wonderful relationship ever since.”

Taraflex sports flooring is the world’s most recognized, specified and preferred sports surface. It is the Official Championship Court for NCAA DI Volleyball and is a trusted choice for the world’s best athletes. Taraflex provides the ultimate court surface for elite volleyball players who rapidly pivot, slide, dive and jump.

The University of Nebraska is a leader in providing opportunities for female athletes and creating an environment that encourages and supports their success. This event was an outstanding demonstration of how the university is committed to the growth and development of female athletes.

“We are honored to be a part of this amazing event,” said Benjamin. “It was an incredible opportunity to provide Taraflex Sports Flooring for the University of Nebraska and its athletes. We look forward to continuing to support the university and its efforts to provide exceptional opportunities for female athletes.”

About Gerflor USA

Gerflor USA, the American subsidiary of France-based Gerflor, provides resilient flooring solutions for designers, installers, and facility managers who want design-forward, sustainable, durable flooring products. Gerflor USA’s cutting-edge technology, history of innovation, and manufacturing capabilities are why Mipolam, the original homogeneous sheet vinyl flooring, is a leading healthcare flooring solution. Gerflor is available in 100 countries with more than 5,000 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 Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube. For more information, visit gerflorusa.com, call 877-437-3567, or email info@gerflorusa.com.

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