FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK
A Look At What's Happening in Recreation, Sports and Fitness Facilities
More than 2,200 professionals responded to our call for information about their facility operations. Here, we summarize their responses, including current trends in operations, staffing, programming, construction and much more.
This section breaks survey results down according to region, taking a look at trends in facilities across the country. Learn how facilities in different regions differ.
From waterparks and municipal pools to indoor pools and more, aquatic facilities represent a unique area within the recreation, sports and fitness industry. This section considers trends in facilities that include indoor and outdoor pools, splash play, waterparks and spas.
Parks & Recreation
Parks and recreation organizations report on current trends in their facilities, from construction and amenities to programming and budgets.
Colleges & Universities
Colleges and universities offer a wide range of recreation, sports and fitness options to students, staff and faculty. Learn more about the latest trends on campus.
Schools & School Districts
Schools and school districts continue to fight their way back from the economic downturn. Learn more about the trends affecting school facilities.
Health, Fitness & Sports Clubs
This section summarizes the survey results from health, fitness and sports clubs, including new trends in programming and a positive outlook on budgets and memberships.
Nonprofit facilities such as YMCAs, JCCs and Boys & Girls Clubs continue to offer a wide range of amenities and programming. Learn which trends are taking hold at these facilities.
Whether it's a private youth camp facility or a campground for all ages, camp facilities offer a unique experience to the people they serve. Here we look at the latest trends among camp facilities.
This feature summarizes the survey results from private and community sports and recreation centers, including plans for construction, programming and more.