RECENT ARTICLES
  • HS Unveils Locker Room Tribute to Slain Player

    by Noreen Premji September 2016

    Fulton High School’s new weight room pays tribute to Zaevion Dobson, the 15-year-old Fulton sophomore and football player who died shielding two friends from gunfire last year.

  • New Product Roundup: Weight-Room Tile, Lane Line Storage and More

    by AB Staff September 2016

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

  • Kansas in Midst of Facility Turnaround, Coach Says

    by Matt Galloway September 2016

    The Kansas football program has a long road back to relevancy, a fact the folks occupying Anderson Family Football Complex readily admit. In at least one aspect, though, the Jayhawks say they've already made big strides in keeping up with the Joneses. "We just went from the bottom of Power Five to the top of Power Five," KU coach David Beaty said, "when it comes to what our locker room looks like."

  • Hidden Camera Found, A's Strength Coach Suspended

    by Dayton Daily News August 2016

    The Oakland Athletics said a team employee was suspended after it was discovered he hid a camera inside the weight room at the Coliseum. Strength and conditioning coach Mike Henriques was sent home when the A's were on a recent trip. Henriques said he set up the camera to watch players working out and rehabilitating from injuries. He is in his fifth year with the team.

  • Influencing a Recruit: 5 Keys to a Competitive Brand (Sponsored)

    by John Hamari, Facility Source August 2016

    This sponsored content was provided by Facility Source. What is sponsored content?

    One or two key recruits can change a program, and in this competitive "arms race" between universities, it is wise to try to gain every advantage afforded you. Creating a remarkable, well-designed space that represents your brand is one way to gain an advantage and engage a recruit. If done right, this advantage can not only sway recruits, but donors, players, fans and alumni. Adding one or two additional supporters in each of these key areas can give you an edge.

  • Product Spotlight: Locker Room | Laundry Components

    by Paul Steinbach July 2016

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

  • Integrated Locking Systems Benefit Facility Users, Owners

    by Emily Attwood July 2016

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

  • Designing Therapy Pools for Football Practice Facilities

    by Connor Riley April 2016

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

  • Mother of Son with Autism Sues for Locker Room Access

    by Jason Scott April 2016

    The city of Detroit was recently compelled to change its policy regarding recreation center locker rooms after being sued for discrimination by the mother of a boy with autism.

  • Key Drivers of Campus Locker Room Renovations

    by Emily Attwood January 2016

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

    The locker room component of an athletic facility is very different than from a recreational facility. The user expectation is different, and thus the design goals are different. AB recently asked our fitness and recreation audiences about their locker rooms, and here's what we found is driving renovations in campus recreation today.