RECENT ARTICLES
  • U. of Wisconsin's $96.5M Rec Center Plan Approved

    by Dan Shaw May 2017

    The state Building Commission approved plans Wednesday for a roughly $96.5 million replacement of the Southeast Recreation Facility at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

  • Recreation Complex Gets Tot Lot, Four Batting Cages

    by Rickey Ciapha Dennis Jr. May 2017

    At an April 18 council meeting, town council agreed to match three grants which will fund additions to the Moncks Corner's Regional Recreation Complex.

  • New Product Roundup: Pool Lifts | Turf Infill | Rowing Machines

    by AB Staff April 2017

    Check out the newest products as seen in the April 2017 issue.

  • Town Moves Ahead on Proposed Sportsplex Plan

    by Barbara O'Brien April 2017

    Hamburg Town Board members got an update Monday evening on the proposed $25 million to $30 million sportsplex. But, the board members would not reveal the latest on the public-private venture.

  • $10M Tennessee Community Center Proposed

    by Megan Boehnke April 2017

    Emerald Youth Foundation plans to build a $10 million recreation and community center on a 10-acre city block in Lonsdale, a neighborhood that has been shaken by gang violence in recent years. The facility, which would be built on parcels owned by the city and the county near Sam E. Hill preschool, would include two turf sports fields and a community center with meeting rooms, a gymnasium, learning center, fitness center, cafe and chapel.

  • College Fitness Facility Stands Firm on Dress Code

    by Jason Scott April 2017

    A student who was kicked out of the College of Charleston’s fitness facility for wearing a shirt that exposed her midriff got some attention on social media this week, but C-of-C is standing firm in its choice to ask her to leave.

  • YMCA Eyes Former WVU Tech Facility

    by Jake Zuckerman April 2017

    The Kanawha County Commission is preparing to grant funding to a YMCA vying to open at the West Virginia University Institute of Technology's athletic center at its former campus in Montgomery.

  • Trends in Aquatic Design Over the Past 40 Years

    by Courtney Cameron April 2017

    Since 1977, the aquatics industry has been evolving ceaselessly, with pools changing in shape, depth and size, while designers worked to meet evermore specific health, safety and accessibility regulations. Athletic Business spoke with aquatics professionals at Counsilman-Hunsaker and Water Technology Inc., asking veterans of the industry what changes have stood out over the course of their careers.

  • Evansville's Carson Center to Get $725K Facelift

    by Daniel Allar April 2017

    Now that it's getting a facelift, Mark Spencer and Manolo Concepcion are brutally honest about the space the University of Evansville volleyball team has called home.

  • New Rec Center to Offer Naming Rights

    by Aleese Kopf April 2017

    In a town full of "big egos," some residents and officials are worried about naming opportunities for the new Palm Beach recreation center possibly getting out of control.