ERIC Number: ED433674
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Buyer's Guide for Track Construction.
United States Tennis Court & Track Builders Association.
This buyers guide provides information on needs assessment, buying options, and decision making tips when acquiring a new school athletic track. Among the topics covered are developing a budget, choosing a site selection, choosing a track surface, developing working specifications, and selecting a contractor. Also explored is the question of hiring a consultant to assist in planning, building, or renovating a track facility. A sample track layout is included. Lists of information sources, design professionals, and related publications conclude the guide. (GR)
Descriptors: Construction Materials, Facility Guidelines, Facility Improvement, Facility Planning, High Schools, Track and Field
U.S. Tennis Court & Track Builders Association, 3525 Ellicott Mills Dr., Suite N., Ellicott City, MD 21043-4547. Tel: 410-418-4800; Fax: 410-418-4805; Web site:
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United States Tennis Court & Track Builders Association.