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  • Sponsored Video: How a Multimedia Jumbotron Benefits Athletes, Coaches and Fans

    by AB Editors May 2017

    This sponsored content was paid for by ScoreVision. What is sponsored content?

    The ScoreVision system brings communities together and gives students a new resource they can leverage in developing skills for both college and life. Elevate, Engage and Educate with ScoreVision: pioneers of modern, scalable and affordable jumbotron technology taking the scoreboard industry by storm.

  • The Benefits of Gym Floor Covers

    by Emily Attwood May 2017

    A school's multipurpose gymnasium can be a valuable asset for the entire community, with the ability to host not only athletic events but election polling, craft fairs and pancake breakfasts. "Oftentimes the local municipality will want access to a school for different events," says Bob Curry, president of Rexdale, Ont.-based Covermaster. "You convert your facility into a multiuse facility, and you can generate revenue."

  • Overnight Fire Causes Fitness Club $2M in Damages

    by Courtney Cameron March 2017

    On Wednesday, an overnight fire devastated the Cedardale Health and Fitness Center, destroying a quarter of the building and causing approximately $2 million in damages.

  • County Officials Revoke Club’s Rights to Field Lights

    by Courtney Cameron December 2016

    Last Thursday, local officials in Harrison County, Miss., sent a message to the constituents of the South Mississippi Soccer Club by turning off the field lights, effectively halting practice and enforcing the value of resource frugality.  

  • Man Locked Inside Gym Gets Banned for Life

    by Jason Scott December 2016

    An honest mistake seems to have resulted in one Massachusetts man losing his gym membership privileges — for life.

  • Product Spotlight: Indoor Sports Surfaces

    by AB Staff December 2016

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

  • 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.

  • 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.