Urban Sports Park – Folkestone
Worlds First Multi-storey Activity Centre
Designer: Guy Hollaway Architects & Maverick Industries
Project: Urban Sports Park
Location: Folkstone, Kent
Client: De Haan Charitable Trust & Shepway Sports Trust
The urban sports park will provide a world class multi-storey activity centre for urban sports in the heart of Folkestone. The centre includes three skate park floors each individually designed to cater for a particular skate style. A climbing and bouldering centre is located in an atrium at first floor level and a boxing club will be given a prominent location on the ground floor. The building includes a café and multi-function room to cater for a wide range of expected events. The centre will provide a new home for the Shepway Sports Trust who will operate the building once complete. SpiderPM is appointment as Project Manager and Contract Administrators. Construction works commenced in July 2016.