Apollo Foam converts all grades of Polyethylene foam used in the sports and leisure market. Polyethylene foam is used extensively in this industry due to its lightweight, versatility, and washable surfaces.
Polyethylene foam comes in a variety of vibrant colours, it can be can be branded to your own organisation.
Polyethylene foam is excellent in it’s functional performance providing the optimum amount of cushioning & impact absorption whatever your sporting activity. For personal protection, poolside, exercise, and leisure polyethylene foam is the material of choice.
Equestrian – Polyethylene foam either used on it’s own or as a composite material is ideal for body protection, it is also the perfect material for soft touch for example headliners in equestrian helmets.
Archery – Polyethylene is key to the archery market used as the back stop to field targets. Thin pads of Polyethylene foam cut to size and compressed forms the perfect way to stop arrows effectively, this provides the best method of stopping the arrows without any damage being caused. Other methods have included hay and glue which have a detrimental and costly affect to the archer.
Martial Arts – Polyethylene foam is a key material used in combat sports, in boxing the PE foam can be used under the ring canvas to give cushioning to the boxers. In MMA a dual density Polyethylene foam is used to make the foam firm under foot but cushioned for throws and grappling. The PE foam is available in various colours which can be aligned with your clubs or schools colours. These mats can have a jig-sawed edge so they can be easily assembled into a bigger combat area and will not come apart during combat.
Exercise / Yoga Mats & Blocks – Polyethylene foam with an EVA ( Ethylene Vinyl acetate) additive gives support but a soft feel to people who do yoga, meditation, stretching exercises, or rehabilitation. The colour, thickness, and size can all be decided by you or your club, school, or academy.
Canoe / Kayaking – Polyethylene foam is used extensively in this market with it’s low weight, various densities, and superb buoyancy characteristics. both Canoe and Kayak manufacturers prefer to work with Polyethylene because of it’s ease of application.
Swimming – Polyethylene foam is found in swimming pools up and down the country, PE foams are used for swimming floats, pull buoys, rafts, and all other toddlers soft foam poolside play. The vast colours available, lightweight, and superb buoyancy make polyethylene foam the number one choice.
Anything is possible – If you have your own or take part in any swimming club, martial arts club, canoeing or kayaking, or Yoga club then contact Apollo Foam who can personalise your polyethylene foam to make a statement, improve company branding for your school, club, or company.
Our polyethylene foams are converted to our customers’ individual requirements from split sheets, pressed foam fitments, waterjet and routed polyethylene foam components for all market sectors.