Atlanta's Olympics Experiences Offer Lessons for Brazil
by Greg Bluestein; Staff June 2015
The towering cranes are a fixture in the skyline here, racing to complete the bridges, highways and stadiums that must be knitted together in time for next year's Summer Olympics.
Colorado Springs Pools Thrive Under Y Management
by Ellie Mulder, The Gazette June 2015
At the city-owned, YMCA-managed pools in Colorado Springs, summer attendance has been so high that the YMCA developed a waiting list program similar to those at restaurants.
Seven Things to Know About ABC Keynote Speaker Shawn Achor and His Research on Happiness
by Michael Gaio May 2015
The Athletic Business Conference & Expo is proud to welcome New York Times best selling author, Harvard researcher and positive psychology expert Shawn Achor as our 2015 keynote speaker.
Athletic Business Cover Vote: June 2015
by AB Staff April 2015
The June issue of Athletic Business will be our 28th annual Architectural Showcase, featuring the best new facilities in athletics, fitness and recreation from around North America. With so many outstanding projects submitted, deciding which one to put on the cover is a difficult task. That's why we're asking for your help.
Indiana to Alter Controversial Law, NCAA Pleased
by Michael Gaio April 2015
With the men’s Final Four just two days away, one of the biggest story lines has had nothing to do with basketball. Instead, the spotlight has been on host-state Indiana and its controversial “religious freedom” law, which is being amended just one week after its introduction.
Architectural Showcase: A Video Tour
by AB Staff February 2015
See how Athletic Business's Architectural Showcase offers unmatched year-round exposure for new and recently renovated athletic, fitness and recreation facilities.
AB Survey: Campus Recreation Security Access
by February 2015
Athletic Business is conducting a survey of college recreation managers and leaders to learn more about how you are controlling access to your facilities. Specifically, we want to know what, if any, role biometrics is playing in access control at your facility. Please take a few minutes to answer the following survey questions, and look for a summary in our April issue.
Video: #ABCOrlando Overview
by AB Staff January 2015
A quick overview of activity on the trade show floor and a look inside the seminars from the 2014 Athletic Business Conference & Expo in Orlando.
Athletic Business' Top 10 Stories of 2014
by Michael Gaio December 2014
As the year winds down, we take a look back at our most-read stories from 2014. More than a million people visited our website this year, so just what were you reading? Some of the stories on the list may surprise you. Others, not so much. (Click each headline to read the entire story.)
Athletic Business' 10 Highlights from 2014
by Michael Gaio December 2014
Excuse me while I catch my breath. It’s been a busy year around here. And I’m sure you can relate. If you’re in this industry — whether it’s athletics, fitness or recreation — “busy” is a way of life. Hopefully you’ll get a chance for some well-deserved R&R this holiday season.