An AirBase is a Gerstung sprung subfloor created 50 years ago for Gymnasts, Athletes, and Dancers. It is a sturdy base that supports the top surface of vinyl or wood. The AirBase consists of a layer of hardwood plywood, supported by Energy Blocks™ that provide both absorbency and resilience to the dancer. The Gerstung Energy Block™ compresses and recovers quickly - better than anything on the market. The result is an even, shock absorbent, resilient floor providing lifting power and safe landings.
The Top Surface, is what the dancers feet touch. Top surfaces are selected according to the type of dance being done in the studio.
See our selection of Top Surface Vinyl/“Marley.”
Before rolling up your dance vinyl make sure it is perfectly dust free. Hopefully you thoroughly cleaned the vinyl prior to rolling your vinyl up. The dirt on the floor will, like a magnet, stick to the bottom and gets rolled up in the vinyl rolls and can cause impressions in your material. 1.Always keep vinyl flooring firmly wound onto the cardboard cores (tubes) from the original packaging. This helps to prevent the flooring from being flattened or dented and makes handl
School systems and parents alike have one goal in common: TO PREPARE THE YOUNG CHILD FOR LIFE. In an effort to achieve this, schools have put a great deal of emphasis on early reading, writing, math, communication and thinking skills. However, there are many other academic, social and physical obstacles children must over come as we prepare them for the world they will face.
At Gerstung, we focus on readiness skills. Starting with the very first class, our students learn