Facilities: Fitness & Training
- Sponsored Video: Cybex Treadmills; Rediscover What Matters
by AB Editors March 2016
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Learn how and why Cybex combines biomechanics, technology, and design to create their most durable, reliable, and safest treadmills.
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- Indoor Practice Facility High on Richt's List
by Matt Porter March 2016
Calling it "priority No. 1" as he builds his program, first-year Miami coach Mark Richt stated publicly he wants an indoor practice facility, an upgrade his boss has been working on.
- Rams Target Cal Lutheran for Training Facility Site
by Rhiannon Potkey March 2016
In a potentially positive sign for California Lutheran University’s hopes of becoming the temporary training site for the Los Angeles Rams, the organization submitted a proposal to build athletic facilities on the campus.
- Developers Plan for Two-Story Sports Facility, Ball Fields
by Debbie Truong March 2016
Three baseball fields and a two-story, 86,000-square-foot indoor sports training facility are being planned as part of a 27.5-acre sports park in Hanover County that developers say will draw regional traffic.
- Atlanta United to Build $50M Facility, Seek Local Players
by Dan Klepal March 2016
Atlanta United agreed to build its headquarters in Marietta after an initial agreement with DeKalb County fell apart because of unsuitable soil at the site. The Marietta city council approved a lease agreement with the team in January. The team will spend about $50 million on its new headquarters and six lighted practice fields.
- Rams Considering CLU for Training Site
by Rhiannon Potkey February 2016
The Los Angeles Rams’ relocation process is picking up steam, and Cal Lutheran University remains a part of the discussion. The Rams are trying to find a site to hold training camp in the summer and a home base for their year-round team operations and training facility during the season.
- Planned Vikings Practice Facility Concerns Neighbors
by Beatrice Dupuy February 2016
The Minnesota Vikings' plans for a new football campus in Eagan have the team's new neighbors in Mendota Heights concerned about more noise, but the Vikings say recent changes will help ease that worry.
- AB Show Video Series: Plae
by AB Editors February 2016
The Athletic Business Show is a great place for companies to show off innovative products to qualified buyers. This year, Matt Hickmann from Plae gave us an inside look at their flooring products and their importance in training facilities.
- Boston College Unveils Plans for New Facilities
by Rich Thompson February 2016
Boston College yesterday announced an athletic facilities upgrade, an undertaking aimed at making the program more attractive to potential student-athletes in the ultra-competitive Atlantic Coast Conference.
- Committee to Review NFL Combine
by Tom Pelissero February 2016
Is this the end of the NFL scouting combine as we know it? National Football Scouting, which runs the combine, is establishing a committee of league executives, scouts, coaches, athletic trainers, team physicians and others to review all phases of the annual event that starts this week in Indianapolis, according to company president Jeff Foster. The NFL's operations department also is involved in the review process, which will include periodic checkpoints through April's draft and beyond, Foster said -- a sign of increased interest at the league level in a possible overhaul amid evolving technology and sports science.