MARCH 2019

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK

Work With What You've Got

FEATURES

Water Wise: Waterfront Development Ideas for Your Community

Water Wise

Waterfront Development Ideas for Your Community

Now that industry has largely left the waterfront, many communities are finding new ways to develop these amenities into recreational destinations.

Unleashed!: Basic Dog Park Elements & Beyond

Unleashed!

Basic Dog Park Elements & Beyond

Parks for pets and people need more than just a fence and waste receptacles. To ensure a safe and effective dog park, you need to know some best practices.

Creature Comforts: Ever-Evolving Locker Room Design

Creature Comforts

Ever-Evolving Locker Room Design

Locker room design has come a long way in the past few decades, providing more comfortable amenities that are sure to please patrons.

Select Your Surface: Sports & Fitness Flooring Fundamentals for Your Facility

Select Your Surface

Sports & Fitness Flooring Fundamentals for Your Facility

Recreation, sports and fitness facilities need the right kind of surface to serve the needs of people who are playing sports, working out and getting fit. Here’s some things to consider when making your selection.

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WEB EXCLUSIVES

On the Move

How do you start a campaign to get people around the world moving and getting fitter? Find out more about a campaign to do just that.

Ensure Long Heater Life

When it comes to pool heater failure, improper installation is a common culprit. If you want to be sure pool water stays warm, take time now to review your heater installation.

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GUEST COLUMNS

Fitness Facilities

Protecting Our Most Valuable Assets
Keeping Child Watch Programs Safe

When people entrust your staff to keep an eye on their kids while they work out, you’re taking on an important responsibility. Here are some best practices that can help you better manage child watch programs.

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FACILITY PROFILES

Inclusive Play

Sharing the Joy of Play
Mary's Magical Place in Hendersonville, Tenn.

At this new playground in Hendersonville, Tenn., kids of all abilities can play side-by-side.

Mini Golf

Family-Friendly Fun
Bear Trax Mini Golf Course in Warrens, Wis.

A little-used skatepark gets transformed into a mini golf course, providing fun for all ages.

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DEPARTMENTS

The Last Word with…
…Derek Peterson

Allerton Park & Retreat Center