Nový Hrozenkov Primary School Sports Hall / Consequence forma architects
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- Manufacturers : Sto, DOR-SPORT, H & B delta, Hixon, Juráň, Kovotrend, PREFA Aluminiumprodukt, Pavlacký, TESAREM, ZTL construct, luna rossa
Text description provided by the architects. The sports hall is located in the small town of Nový Hrozenkov, nested in the valley of the Bečva River, which flows through the Vallachian landscape in the eastern corner of Czechia. The architects wanted to bring contemporary architecture that would fit into the town while introducing something fresh and original.
Plan – Site
There are more stages of the project; besides the sports hall, revitalization concerned the main school building reconstruction, new entrances, technical equipment, changing rooms, sports hall facilities, and a reconstruction of a famous fitness gym located on the ground floor. In addition, plans include revitalizing the surrounding public areas and schoolyard and outdoor school playing fields.
The sports hall serves two purposes – as a gymnasium of a local primary school and for hire to the public. The main concept of the building was to highlight the potential of the rural landscape and link it through a generous glass wall to the indoor play area. Another important aspect is an effective connection of the sports hall to the adjacent buildings and the garden. The interior is primarily clad with wood paneling making up the atmosphere and acoustic comfort. The building character is largely influenced by the indoor climbing wall rising above the ceiling of the playing field and forming a dominant roof light, which mirrors on the other side …….