MARCH 2018

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Dog Day Afternoons: Building Your Dog Park, From Start to Finish

Dog Day Afternoons

Building Your Dog Park, From Start to Finish

Successful dog parks require more than a simple fenced-off area. To ensure success, start with intense community involvement, and don't let your focus drift until you've got a park full of playful pooches.

From Industrial to Recreational: Ideas in Waterfront Restoration

From Industrial to Recreational

Ideas in Waterfront Restoration

For many cities, large and small, the waterfront has long been an industrial hub. But now, as industry leaves the waterfront behind, we're finding new ways to rejuvenate these areas for recreation and more.

Surface Area: Options Abound for Indoor Sports Flooring & Fitness Surfaces

Surface Area

Options Abound for Indoor Sports Flooring & Fitness Surfaces

From hardwood floors to synthetic floors designed to look like hardwood floors to weight-room surfacing and beyond, it's important to know the ins and outs of indoor flooring.

Inclusive and Multifaceted: The Ongoing Evolution of Locker Rooms

Inclusive and Multifaceted

The Ongoing Evolution of Locker Rooms

The loud, smelly locker room of yesterday is best left in the past. Nowadays, designers are focusing on inclusion and privacy, while manufacturers are creating more options than ever for securing stuff.

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WEB EXCLUSIVES

Chicago Team Rows With the Best

Saint Ignatius Chicago Rowing is one the top national competitive rowing programs in the city, with both male and female students and former Olympian rowers coaching the team to success.

New York Gym Gets Connected

At Life Time Athletic in New York, connected cardio equipment will allow Apple Watch users to track their exercise seamlessly, providing accurate metrics to help take their workout to the next level.

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GUEST COLUMNS

Fitness

The Future of Fitness: Gym Design

When planning a fitness facility, it's important to keep one eye on what members want now, and another on what might work best in the future.

Event Planning

Professional Weather Advice for an Ideal Outdoor Event Experience

Do you want to ensure your outdoor event goes off without a hitch? One crucial piece of the puzzle may be out of your hands, but by partnering with the right professionals, you can stay one step ahead of the weather.

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FACILITY PROFILES

Gym Flooring

Bringing Wellness to Those Who Help Others: Alongside in Richland, Mich.

At this retreat, a new gym floor is providing an outlet for adults and kids who just need to take a little time out.

Zeager - Bonded WoodCarpet(R) Systems  - Safe & Beautiful - Accessible & Natural
National Construction Rental - Rentals Made Easy.
Eaton - Ephesus All Field
Commercial Recreation Specialists - It's all here.
Pilot Rock - Enjoy the Outdoors with Pilot Rock Bike Racks
No Fault - Safe Play Starts with Safe Surfaces
Kay Park Recreation - American Made Park Equipment Since 1954
Recreation Supply - The Pool Supply Specialists