ICON Group Upends Sports Flooring Industry
Abacus Sports Installations (PA), Rubber Flooring Systems (TX), and SPEC Athletic (IL) are among the most well known and experienced providers of athletic flooring in the United States. In addition to revolutionary sports flooring solutions, the ICON Group features industry leading locker installation as well. Previously focused primarily within regional markets, the three Brands have joined together under ICON Group to establish a national presence.
“ICON Group truly allows our team of experts to take what we’ve learned over decades of experience and expand into broader markets,” said John Gayhart, VP of Sales for ICON Group. “Many of our clients and partners are nationwide, and we feel that by building an infrastructure with people and products at its core, we can service our clients better.”
Abacus Sports Installations, East Coast Expert
Abacus Sports has grown their small contracting business into a nationally respected athletic flooring distributor and manufacturer. Based out of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, the group has provided flooring solutions for some of the biggest names in collegiate athletics throughout the surrounding area and nationally. After installing new weight room floors for Villanova University in 2013, the men’s basketball team went on to win two different NCAA titles. Abacus’ gallery of work ranges from local programs such as Delaware, Millersville, and Shippensburg to Division I heavyweights like Notre Dame and Penn State.
Team RFS Southern United States
Rubber Flooring Systems (RFS Sports) has been servicing the southern/southeastern United States as flooring contractors and distributors. The Houston-based company has been an industry leader in the innovation and installation of sports flooring and lockers. The football hotbed of Texas has countless rooms done by Team RFS, from high schools to the University of Texas and Texas A&M. The biggest football programs in the country have also had their weight rooms finished by RFS, including Clemson University, LSU, and Ole Miss.
Spec Athletic, Central Midwest
SPEC Athletic has been delivering high quality performance flooring to the middle of the United States. Headquartered in Plainfield, Illinois, SPEC has been designing, engineering, and innovating sports surfaces to the elite college football teams of the mid-west. Their weight room portfolio from the Big Ten features Michigan State, Illinois, Iowa, Purdue, and the powerhouses of Michigan and Ohio State.
Abacus Sports and Rubber Flooring Systems are forever linked in history having been a part of the invention of the inlaid platform. Collegiate and professional sports teams of today have greatly benefited from this aspect of the weight room. By analyzing issues involved with athletes training on a raised platform, the idea of an inlaid platform was born.
Abacus Sports, Rubber Flooring Systems, and SPEC Athletic together as one brand brings exceptional flooring and sports flooring specialists to every corner of the United States. Whether customers are from elementary schools, universities, professional teams, or anything in-between…everyone can experience amazing service, industry-leading materials, and truly iconic rooms with the ICON Group.
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