Get the running track surface that's right for you.

Not all running track surfaces are created equal. Each surface has its strengths and weaknesses and can affect the overall running surface performance and lifetime of the system.

Your Byrne & Jones Sports running track specialist can help find the running track solution that will work best for your specific needs. We've helped hundreds of schools, parks and universities in the St. Louis area and throughout the Midwest and we're ready to help you too.

We'll make sure you have a good understanding of the different levels of polyurethane track surfaces ranging from basic entry level track surfaces all the way to our internationally certified track surfacing projects.

Installation of black mat track system with a red structural spray coating

Byrne & Jones installing a new running track at New Haven High School in New Haven, MO. Polyurethane surfacing material is from Accella Corporation.


The pictures below provide a visual along with the pros and cons of each system. If you'd like to see a sample of each system, please call our office at 314-567-7997. We'd be happy to deliver you a sample of each surface and discuss the benefits and costs of each available track system option.

Black Polyurethane rubber base mat track system

Black Mat

  • Polyurethane rubber base mat track system
  • Low initial cost
  • Entry level track surface with the ability to be upgraded to a structural spray track
  • Installed with a polyurethane track paver
  • SBR or EPDM rubber mixed with a single-component polyurethane binder
  • More durable than latex
  • Spike-resistant
  • 3-year warranty
Structural Spray

Structural Spray

  • Black mat track system with a colored polyurethane spray applied to the surface
  • Colored spray is a mixture of polyurethane and EPDM rubber granule
  • Wide variety of colors available
  • Structural spray color protects the black mat base material
  • Permeable
  • Spike resistant
  • 5-Year warranty
  • Can be re-colored several times
  • Excellent track system for high schools
Sandwich System

Sandwich System

  • Black mat track system with a colored polyurethane squeegee applied to the surface
  • The colored material is a mixture of a two part polyurethane and EPDM rubber granules broadcasted onto the surface
  • Wide variety of colors available
  • Impermeable
  • Spike-resistant
  • 5-year warranty
  • Can be re-colored several times
  • Standard track system for most colleges and universities
Full Pour Track

Full Pour Track

  • Track system with a colored polyurethane squeegee applied in three separate layers
  • The colored material is a mixture of a two part polyurethane and EPDM rubber granules broadcasted onto the surface
  • Wide variety of colors available
  • Impermeable
  • Spike-resistant
  • 5-year warranty
  • Can be re-colored several times
  • Standard track system for Division I universities