Landscape Structures - Smart Play - Big Fun For The Little Ones

MARCH 2014

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No Longer a Plain Jane: Locker Room Design Boasts Creature Comforts, Technology

No Longer a Plain Jane

Locker Room Design Boasts Creature Comforts, Technology

Locker rooms have evolved from bare-bones changing areas into aesthetically pleasing spaces with an almost spa-like atmosphere that provides an air of relaxation and all the amenities members want after a tough workout.

Gone to the Dogs: Design & Manage an Effective Off-Leash Area

Gone to the Dogs

Design & Manage an Effective Off-Leash Area

To create an effective dog park, you have to think about the wants and needs of the end user—and that means going beyond the dogs to consider what their owners want, from shade and comfort to safety and more.

Water Works: Make the Most of Your Waterfront

Water Works

Make the Most of Your Waterfront

If you have water, you have a potential attraction. From low-key campground projects to impressive riverwalks and more, those who have access to water are learning to make the most of it.

No Teen Left Inside: Attracting Teens Into Outdoor Programs

No Teen Left Inside

Attracting Teens Into Outdoor Programs

A growing number of recreation facilities and organizations have discovered how to tap into the mindset of a new generation of teenagers, who are answering the call to outdoor activity and environmental service with enthusiasm.

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WEB EXCLUSIVES

Nice Ice

CAN/AM Adult Pond Hockey Tournament
Lake Placid, N.Y.

Grooming the ice for the 10th annual Lake Placid, N.Y., CAN/AM Adult Pond Hockey Tournament was made just a bit easier this year, due to an equipment donation that smoothed the process.

Under the Right Lights

Ryan Center
University of Rhode Island

New lighting for the University of Rhode Island's Ryan Center means the Rams will be among the first basketball players shooting hoops under LED lights.

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GUEST COLUMNS

Fitness

Welcome to the Neighborhood
Balancing Inclusivity & Exclusivity in Fitness Center Design

College students want many things from their fitness facilities. Balancing their needs and creating spaces for everyone to use and enjoy requires careful attention.

Aquatics

Spa Solutions
UV Water Treatment Gaining Ground

Managing spa water is much simpler when UV treatment is part of your mix. Learn more about how UV works, and how it is a much more effective weapon in the battle against RWIs.

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DEPARTMENTS

before you go…

Green Is Better
Study Shows Green Space Has Mental Health Benefits

ICON Shelter Systems - An Illuminated Choice
Robertson Recreational Surfaces / TotTurf - Providing quality safety surfacing products since 1991
Recreation Management Webinar: 4 Technologies to Reduce Costs & Improve Water Quality
RenoSys  - Buy American Grate Again
Belson Outdoors - Your Outdoor Superstore
National Construction Rental - Rent-A-Fence - Restrooms - Storage - Power - Learn More
Kay Park Recreation - American Made Park Equipment Since 1954
Vantage - Tablet Feeders for Any Size Pool