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  • New Product Roundup: Cardio Equipment | Deck Drains | Building Frames

    by AB Staff December 2016

    This article appeared in the November | December issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.

  • Six Reasons to Choose Modular Tile Sports Flooring

    by Paul Steinbach November 2016

    The Bethlehem Area YMCA in Delmar, N.Y., came into being following the conversion of a former two-sheet ice arena. One rink was converted to pool and gym spaces, and the arena's restaurant/bar and arcade were converted into a wellness facility. One rink remained, but it would begin seeing semiannual conversions of its own beginning four years ago.

  • Baltimore Unveils New UA House Rec Center

    by Courtney Cameron November 2016

    On Tuesday, Under Armor CEO Kevin Plank unveiled the new UA House at Fayette, a recreation and community center in East Baltimore. The UA House project started with a revitalization of the former Carmelo Anthony Center, and has grown into a center for creative learning and innovation offering a recording studio, design lab, yoga and dance studio and other classrooms, workforce development and entrepreneurship center, and gymnasium. The entire project took 336 days to complete.

  • College Softball Team Gets Upgraded Home Field

    by Tribune Report November 2016

    Indiana University South Bend's women's softball team will play its home games at the newly upgraded Pfeil Field in the city-owned Veterans Memorial Park adjacent to campus.

  • L.A. Praised for Low-Risk Olympics Bid

    by Daily News of Los Angeles November 2016

    California's nonpartisan Legislative Analyst's Office has affirmed that Los Angeles is taking a "low-cost, low-risk" approach in its bid to host the 2024 Summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.

  • Mobile Seating Offers Functional, Economic Benefits

    by Paul Steinbach November 2016

    This article appeared in the November | December issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.

  • Virginia County Plans to Purchase River City Sportsplex

    by Vanessa Remmers and Louis Llovio October 2016

    Wednesday's announcement that Chesterfield County plans to buy River City Sportsplex is the latest chapter in a long story centered on sports, money, broken promises and soccer fields. County leaders said Wednesday that Chesterfield intended to buy the 12-field, 115-acre complex off state Route 288 and Genito Road for $5.5 million from Sports Complex Holdings LLC, a subsidiary of Shaw Industries Group Inc. Shaw bought the complex for nearly $5 million at a foreclosure auction about four years ago. The county's decision is a surprising twist in a tale that has generated headlines and court documents for years but also has brought the region one of its premier sports destinations.

  • Product Spotlight: Indoor Sports Surfaces

    by AB Staff October 2016

    Indoor sports surfacing products as seen in the November/December 2016 issue of Athletic Business:

  • New Product Roundup: Sanitations Systems, Training Turf and More

    by AB Staff October 2016

    This article appeared in the October issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.

  • Nova's $18M Football Facility Reflects Coach's Legacy

    by Mike Kern October 2016

    The state-of-the-art facility, which cost $18 million (more than half of which came from an anonymous donor), will be the program's new home base. But it will be so much more, for the entire athletic department.