Designing an athletic track could get you as bored as when you are running on it: curve, straight, curve, straight, again and again…
Perfectly standardized, sport architecture has become more universal than international style. Track length of 400 m, 36.5 m radious. 1.22 m each lane….just data, without any fissure to let your imagination soar.
We have added to the conventional track an alternative one, amateur and funny, raised and tree-dimensional. It goes off on a tangent, covers the changing rooms and returns to the coventional track.
As new ways are available for athletes, spectators get involved in the sport activity, seated in-between this two tracks. This is our tribute to all the sport pioners that created new ways of performing that later others followed. Tom Burke, Dick Fosbury, Graeme Obree….