JULY 2018

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK

Rainy Days & Mondays

FEATURES

In The Money: Our 11th Annual Salary Survey

In The Money

Our 11th Annual Salary Survey

As a follow-up to our annual State of the Industry Report, we cover the careers and salaries as reported by nearly 1,600 professionals working in the recreation, sports and fitness industry.

Destination: Playgrounds: Modern Playgrounds Create Fun Family Outings

Destination: Playgrounds

Modern Playgrounds Create Fun Family Outings

From climbing higher to making things more inclusive for people of all abilities, the latest trends in playgrounds are creating innovative destinations that families can't resist.

Come On In, The Water's Fine!: Effective Systems to Maintain Water Quality

Come On In, The Water's Fine!

Effective Systems to Maintain Water Quality

Keeping your pool’s water safe and free of waterborne pathogens is crucial for aquatic facility operators. From vacuuming and keeping debris out of the pool to ensuring you’ve got the right systems in place, find out more to keep your operations up to par.

All Grown Up: Innovative Programs for Active Older Adults

All Grown Up

Innovative Programs for Active Older Adults

Active agers need a variety of programs to stay engaged. Here, we talked to some experts about how to make sure you’re creating a programming lineup that’s a good fit for your community.

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WEB EXCLUSIVES

Preventing Juvenile Drowning

A Look at Howard's Hope

After experiencing the near-drowning of their own child, Steve and Stacy Reeves dedicated themselves to helping make a difference by preventing juvenile drownings.

Extend the Swim Season & Save Money

Reducing evaporation at your pool helps conserve water. Making a liquid solar cover part of your pool maintenance program can help.

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GUEST COLUMNS

Sports Equipment

The Importance of Athletic Equipment Inspections

If you operate a sports facility, it's important to keep an eye on equipment and ensure it's functioning safely and properly. Learn more about the importance of regular equipment checkups.

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FACILITY PROFILES

Camp

Camp Renewal
Camp Kelly in Tunkhannock, Pa.

When this beloved camp needed an update, it turned to a local manufacturer to give its restrooms a facelift.

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DEPARTMENTS

Aquatics Industry Report

MAHC: Implementation & Awareness

The Model Aquatic Health Code is a useful tool for aquatic facilities. Here, we discuss awareness and implementation of the code by respondents to our Aquatic Industry Survey.

The Last Word with…
…Ashley Thomas

Founder & Executive Director, Bridge II Sports

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PRODUCT SHOWCASES

Locker Room Equipment

Restroom Structures

New Product Ideas

Website Showcase

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.

Pilot Rock - Enjoy the Outdoors with Pilot Rock Benches
No Fault - Safe Play Starts with Safe Surfaces
Kay Park Recreation - American Made Park Equipment Since 1954
National Construction Rental - Rentals Made Easy.
Belson Outdoors - Your Outdoor Superstore
Commercial Recreation Specialists - It's all here.
Neptune-Benson - Defender - Eco Friendly Water Filtration
Vantage - Tablet Feeders for Any Size Pool