January 2024 Issue
Our sixth annual Aquatic Trends Report provides an in-depth look at the responses of more than 600 aquatic professionals who participated in our annual survey. Learn more about everything from budgets, equipment and amenities at their facilities to the programming they include and the top challenges they face.
Tech Solutions for Engagement & Participation
When you want to get more people to visit your facility and take part in your programs and activities, turn to tech! The right solution can help you streamline your marketing, target specific audiences and much more.
Evolving Programs Mean Evolving Approaches to Playground Safety
Effectively designed playgrounds encourage kids to stretch past their boundaries and grow, but safely. It begins with design, including safe equipment and surfaces, and continues with regular maintenance and inspection.
Dog Park Design Considerations
Dog parks are continuing to expand, especially in urban and suburban areas where residents need room to get their pups moving. Learn more about what makes a good dog park.
Indoor sports and fitness flooring works best when safety, ergonomics and acoustics are taken into account.
Drowning prevention begins with R.E.S.P.E.C.T. Find out more about the AOAP’s drowning prevention program.
The Qubein Arena Panther Fountain project at High Point University features a sculpture, water and LED lights to illuminate it all.
Parks and recreation have seen their share of challenges over the past several years. Here’s what to think about as you gear up for 2024.