Sports activities area of main faculty Marija i Lina / Studio MAU doo
Textual content description supplied by the architects. This yr, the mission for the sports activities area subsequent to the first faculty of “Marija i Lina” in Umag was accomplished in Umag, turning the beforehand deserted and unused faculty sports activities area into a gathering place for residents, athletes and kids. The playground was designed by architect Nenad Marić and the investor was the municipality of Umag. The mission consisted of the reconstruction of the prevailing, uncared for playground subsequent to the first faculty in Umag. The mission job included the reconstruction of the play space and the transformation of the atmosphere.
The context is set by a broad regional street with roundabouts, a faculty sports activities corridor and a spacious inexperienced space, whereas the prevailing situation of the playground consisted of three fundamental components: area – sports activities area space, monitor – across the area and slope – across the monitor. The schoolyard is an area supposed for kids, faculty kids, but additionally an area that had no customers in the course of the hours when no lessons are going down.
Other than the truth that the demand for a designed out of doors sports activities facility is rising day-after-day (which was particularly evident in the course of the interval of restrictions associated to the pandemic), we have been guided by the concept house influences folks’s habits and that well-designed house can generate new actions of conviviality and assembly. With the concept of involving residents, a schoolyard has been designed that needs to be accessible and tailored for everybody. The design of the house has been approached with the purpose of eradicating visible and spatial boundaries to the context, faculty and greenery and with the intention of opening playgrounds to town, being attentive to requirements, strategies and rules of sport facility design.
By putting round components, with content material for peace and conviviality, all three components (path, area and slope) are linked to one another. Sports activities stands, benches for socializing and components for relaxation for athletes are shaped within the round components. So along with the “orange circles” that join the playground to the context and characterize the brand new entrances to the playground over the dike, the circles additionally change into locations with a view of the playground and all sports activities services. On this approach, the playground opens up and connects with town and turns into a spot for conviviality and gathering of residents, athletes and kids.
This system consists of two basketball courts, a handball and an indoor soccer area, an outside fitness center, a long-distance leaping course, desk tennis room and volleyball courts. In keeping with the standards of sports activities planning and program-defined content material, sports activities fields are specified by a north-south course to make sure equal circumstances for everybody to play sports activities. Horizontal graphics and carpet textures are additionally used as a component to outline the house, making a system of interspaces for particular person sports activities. Along with producing a pulsating public house and the sporting revitalization of the broader metropolis heart, the mission additionally creates all of the circumstances for skilled and leisure sports activities