JANUARY 2022

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK

What's New?

A Deep-Dive Into Data

FEATURES

Aquatic Trends Report

Aquatic Trends Report

Our fourth annual Aquatic Trends Report dives deep into the trends revealed by a survey of more than 500 aquatic professionals, revealing how their facilities look now, and what they have planned for the future. We look at everything from equipment and budgets to programming and challenges, including the ongoing impact of the pandemic.

The 2022 Aquatic Trends Report

Going to the Dogs: Best Practices & Design for Today's Dog Park Boom

Going to the Dogs

Best Practices & Design for Today's Dog Park Boom

Providing a place for our four-legged friends to play and their humans to socialize, dog parks have been growing by leaps and bounds. Here, we'll examine some of the most successful and how they get tails wagging.

Fields of Green: Smart Strategies & New Ideas in Sports Field Maintenance

Fields of Green

Smart Strategies & New Ideas in Sports Field Maintenance

Managing & maintaining sports fields is a big job, made bigger when your fields are seeing a lot of use. Here we’ll examine how to get the most use out of fields, whether natural turf or synthetic.

Fitness Gets Personal: Pandemic Adaptations Mean More Fitness Offerings

Fitness Gets Personal

Pandemic Adaptations Mean More Fitness Offerings

After unprecedented challenges, fitness facilities are finding new ways to reach former and new exercisers with creative offerings. In this feature, we talked to the experts to find out about how fitness clubs are continuing to adapt to the new normal.

Table of contents for JANUARY 2022 issue of Recreation Management Magazine

WEB EXCLUSIVES

An Adventure Park's Marketing Overhaul

Your marketing strategy can completely revolutionize your facility’s success. Learn more about how Muskegon Luge Adventure Park got a marketing overhaul that improved its sales.

Aquatic Facility Goals

Enjoyed the Aquatic Trends Report? There’s more! We asked respondents about their goals for their facilities for the coming year. Find out what they had to say.

Table of contents for JANUARY 2022 issue of Recreation Management Magazine

inPERSPEPECTIVE

inPERSPECTIVE / RESTROOMS

Restroom Planning Made Easy

Precast concrete restroom structures can make it simple to bring this essential service to your site—providing a wide range of highly durable designs that are simple to install.

Table of contents for JANUARY 2022 issue of Recreation Management Magazine

inPRACTICE

inPRACTICE / PARKS

Celebrating a Community's History
>> Fairmount Park // Fort Worth, Texas

In a historic neighborhood in Fort Worth, a new art installation helps remember the past while providing a usable space for community members to get together.

inPRACTICE / PLAYGROUNDS

The Playground of the Future
>> Highland Recreation Complex // Largo, Fla.

When a popular park with plenty of trees needed a new playground solution, they found a futuristic-looking option that didn’t sacrifice the existing shade.