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NOVEMBER 2012

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK

We're All Adventurers

FEATURES

Finding the Way to Play: Trends on the Playground

Finding the Way to Play

Trends on the Playground

From fitness and nature to imaginative play, playgrounds continue to incorporate design elements that get kids moving and having fun.

Fitness Gets Personal: Find Your Niche(s) and Stand Out

Fitness Gets Personal

Find Your Niche(s) and Stand Out

Fitness clubs can really reach members by offering niche programming that addresses specific needs. From personal training groups to age-specific exercise programs, there's a niche for everyone.

Changes Are Coming to ADA: New Regulation Standards Expected for Campgrounds, Parks & Beaches

Changes Are Coming to ADA

New Regulation Standards Expected for Campgrounds, Parks & Beaches

Access Board guidelines for swimming pools have been in the news for the past couple of years. But pools aren't the only facilities that need to pay attention to accessibility.

Maintenance & Operations: Spraygrounds: <strong>Playing With Water </strong><br>
<em>Sprayground Operations</em>

Maintenance & Operations: Spraygrounds

Playing With Water
Sprayground Operations

Spraygrounds continue to give community members a chance to get their feet wet without sinking resources into a full-blown aquatic center. Find out what makes for a successful splash play area.

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WEB EXCLUSIVES

Work Your Turf

Aeration, Overseeding Can Help Turfgrass After Drought

The drought of 2012 was brutal in many locations, and your turf might be feeling the effects. Learn what you need to do now to help rejuvenate your turf.

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GUEST COLUMNS

Design Corner

Form & Function
The Changing Nature of Multi-Use Facilities

When budgets get tight, facility owners need to do more with less. Creating multi-use facilities that incorporate design elements that help keep operating costs down can help.

Aquatics

Beat the Heater
Upgrading Aquatic Facility Heaters to Reduce Costs

Energy costs continue to rise, which means you need to find new solutions to heat your pool for less.

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FACILITY PROFILES

Row Your Boats

Anacostia Boathouse in Washington, D.C.

When the time came to move to a new boathouse, an association of rowing enthusiasts found a solution that expanded space to meet the needs of a diverse community.

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DEPARTMENTS

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