JUNE 2021

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Our 2021 Report on the State of the Managed Recreation Industry: A Look at What’s Happening in Recreation, Sports & Fitness Facilities

Our 2021 Report on the State of the Managed Recreation Industry

A Look at What’s Happening in Recreation, Sports & Fitness Facilities

Nearly 1,400 professionals responded to our call for information about their facilities, budgets, construction plans, operations, programming, staffing and more. Here, we summarize their responses.

Trends in Aquatic Facilities

A Look at Trends in Aquatic Facilities

This section of the Industry Report takes a deep dive into aquatic facility trends, including indoor and outdoor pools, splash play areas, waterparks and spas.

Trends in Parks & Recreation

A Look at Trends in Parks & Recreation

Parks and recreation faced unique challenges over the past year, with more visitors to outdoor locations. This section of the Industry Report takes a look at this and other trends.

Trends in Colleges & Universities

A Look at Trends in Colleges & Universities

Colleges and universities have struggled over the past decade with state-level budget cuts, but continue to provide wellness, sports, fitness and recreation opportunities to their students, staff and communities.

Trends in Schools & School Districts

A Look at Trends in Schools & School Districts

Whether it’s a playground at recess or a Friday night football game, schools provide a unique sports and recreation outlet for their students and families.

Trends in Health, Fitness & Sports Clubs

A Look at Trends in Health, Fitness & Sports Clubs

Health clubs felt the impact of the pandemic more than almost any other type of facility covered in the Industry Report. Here, we take a look at how they fared, and how they’re expecting to come roaring back to life as people seek out more fitness opportunities.

Trends in YMCAs, YWCAs, JCCs and Boys & Girls Clubs

A Look at Trends in YMCAs, YWCAs, JCCs and Boys & Girls Clubs

YMCAs and similar nonprofit facilities faced the pandemic head-on, offering myriad programs for essential workers, those facing food insecurity and more. Here’s a closer look at trends in Ys.

Table of contents for JUNE 2021 issue of Recreation Management Magazine

WEB EXCLUSIVES

Trends in Camp Facilities

A Look at Trends in Camp Facilities

Whether it’s a summer camp for youths, a campground or an RV park, camping-related facilities cater to those who love the great outdoors. Here, we take a look at trends in camp facilities.

Trends in Sports & Rec Centers

A Look at Trends in Rec Centers

Whether publicly or privately owned, community sports and recreation centers offer myriad activities and opportunities to the communities they serve. This web-exclusive examines the trends in sports and rec centers.