Miracle - XGEN - Extreme Generation - Experience the Thrill

JULY 2017

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK

Light & Air

FEATURES

Slow and Steady: Our 10th Annual Salary Survey

Slow and Steady

Our 10th Annual Salary Survey

Following up on our State of the Industry Report, we offer the results culled from a survey of more than 1,700 professionals in the recreation, sports and fitness industry, who discussed everything from salaries to job satisfaction.

Something for Everyone: Inclusive, Multigenerational Playgrounds Have Broad Reach

Something for Everyone

Inclusive, Multigenerational Playgrounds Have Broad Reach

Inclusive play means going beyond simple accessibility to ensure kids of all abilities can play together, and many leaders in play design have turned their focus to ensure it's getting attention.

Need Fun? Just Add Water!: Outfitting Your Pool

Need Fun? Just Add Water!

Outfitting Your Pool

If you want to bring more people to your pool to take part in programs and more, think about what you're offering. Simple additions can make all the difference.

Rolling Right Along: Expand Biking Options in Your Community

Rolling Right Along

Expand Biking Options in Your Community

Cycling is popular with people of all ages, whether it's a simple and slow ride through the park or a thrill-inducing jaunt along a mountain bike trail.

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WEB EXCLUSIVES

Expand Your Water Testing Options

Regular water testing is critical to ensure there is an adequate level of sanitizer in the water, and that other parameters are in balance. Here, we take a look at different types of DPD test methods.

Building Up the Tradition

Belleayre Mountain Ski Center in Highmount, N.Y

In Lake Placid, N.Y., home to the 1980 Winter Olympics, a ski lodge was recently given a boost, when a fabric building was added to help ease congestion.

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GUEST COLUMNS

Splash Play

Keeping It Safe
Designing a Safe Spray Park

When people come to the park, they expect the amenities they enjoy to be safe for their use. Here, an expert in splash play takes a closer look at how to design spraygrounds safely.

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FACILITY PROFILES

Park Design & Planning

Celebrating History
Clear Creek Valley Park in Arvada, Colo.

Many years of planning were necessary before this new park saw its grand opening. Incorporating a bit of local history, Clear Creek Valley Park offers a wide array of amenities.

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DEPARTMENTS

The Last Word with…

...Judy Muenchow

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PRODUCT SHOWCASES

Locker Room Equipment

Restroom Structures

New Product Ideas

Website Showcase: Information To Get You Connected

Looking for a quick way to find out the most comprehensive information as you make plans for programs and facilities?

The web provides a world of resources—a virtual connection to all kinds of products and services for recreation, sports and fitness facilities. Your answers are just a quick click away.

ICON Shelter Systems - An Illuminated Choice
Vantage - Tablet Feeders for Any Size Pool
Pilot Rock - Summer Planning Starts Now.- Shop Now
National Recreation Systems - Trusted Manufacturer of Quality Aluminum Bleachers, Benches and Picnic tables for over 25 years
Zeager - Bonded WoodCarpet(R) Systems  - Safe & Beautiful - Accessible & Natural
Commercial Recreation Specialists - It's all here.
Kay Park Recreation - American Made Park Equipment Since 1954
Recreation Supply - The Pool Supply Specialists