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  • Atlanta Olympic Tennis Venue to Be Razed

    by Tyler Estep May 2017

    The decision to demolish the Stone Mountain Tennis Center was not arrived at lightly. The 7,200-seat, 15-court venue did, after all, bear witness to world-class competition during Atlanta's 1996 Summer Olympics.

  • School Districts Invest in Multiuse High School Athletics Complexes

    by Jay Rey May 2017

    School districts across the Buffalo region are giving high school sports a makeover — new artificial-turf fields, new bleachers, new restrooms, new concession stands, new rubberized running tracks, lights, video scoreboards and field houses.

  • Voters Reject Propositions for Indoor Turf Facility, Gym

    by Joel Funk May 2017

    Laramie County voters rejected two of five bundled propositions during the sixth-penny sales tax special election Tuesday.

  • Miami Breaks Ground on $34M Indoor Practice Facility

    by Matt Porter May 2017

    The University of Miami football team is used to practicing in the heat, the humidity and the haze of August in the Miami suburbs. Won't the shade and the air conditioning make the players soft?

  • 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.