- New Projects: Mercedes-Benz Stadium | USI Physical Activities Center | Finley Center
by Courtney Cameron July 2017
The University of Southern Indiana has broken ground on a $27 million expansion and renovation of the existing Physical Activities Center (PAC) that includes a new 4,200-seat multipurpose arena. The facility, by CannonDesign of St. Louis, will be home to the university's basketball and volleyball programs, while providing needed space for convocation, campus concerts and other events. Included in the initial phase of the project are a new kinesiology lab, a hall of fame, several classrooms, locker rooms and an athletic training room.
- New Rec Center Pool Opens as Residents Dive In
by Dana Bartholomew July 2017
The Woodland Hills Recreation Center swimming pool opened with a cannonball splash on Saturday, just in time...
- LSU Makes Splash with Outdoor Leisure Pool
by Jason Scott July 2017
Louisiana State University recently unveiled a new component of its recently renovated and expanded student rec complex — an outdoor leisure pool in the shape of the letters “LSU.”
- Philadelphia Public Pools Need $100M in Repairs
by Julia Terruso July 2017
Rather than close for long-term repairs, Bridesburg, Pa., scrambled with concrete, patches, and...
- Girl Drowns, Boy Recovering in Nearby Pool Incidents
by Alexi C. Cardona July 2017
The families of two kids who ended up underwater in two Collier County pools within a couple of hours of each other Monday found vastly different outcomes. The family of 4-year-old Saijene Kernizan is planning a funeral. The family of 14-year-old Romario Morales awaits his recovery at Golisano Children's Hospital in Fort Myers. At 4:47 p.m. Monday, first responders were dispatched to the Immokalee Sports Complex on a medical call for a teenage boy who almost drowned. A lifeguard at the sports complex pulled Romario from the bottom of the pool before first responders got there, according to a Collier County Sheriff's Office report.
- New Product Roundup: Aquatic Safety, Fitness Equipment and More
by AB Staff June 2017
Check out the newest products as seen in the June 2017 issue.
- Residents Group Sues to Block Aquatics Complex
by Courtney Cameron June 2017
A Long Beach residents group filed suit on Wednesday in the Los Angeles County Superior Court in an attempt to prevent construction of an oceanfront competitive aquatics complex.
- Two Florida LA Fitness Locations Tested for Legionella
by Courtney Cameron June 2017
Two separate LA Fitness locations in Orange County are undergoing investigation by the Florida Department of Health after four reported cases of Legionnaire’s disease cropped up among club members.
- New Product Roundup: Functional Fitness Equipment | Sports Storage | Pool Controllers
by AB Staff May 2017
Check out the newest products as seen in the May 2017 issue.
- Lifeguards Afraid to Work at Louisville Municipal Pool
by Courtney Cameron May 2017
Last week, Metro Parks of Louisville, Ky., announced that the West End outdoor pool is understaffed by roughly 15 lifeguards, putting the scheduled season opening for Memorial Day in jeopardy.