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A Look at Regional Trends

Regional Information

Feature Article - June 2014

This section breaks survey results down according to region, taking a look at trends in facilities across the country. Learn how facilities in different regions differ.

A Look at Trends in Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation

Feature Article - June 2014

Parks and recreation organizations report on current trends in their facilities, from construction and amenities to programming and budgets.

A Look at Trends in Colleges & Universities

Colleges & Universities

Feature Article - June 2014

Colleges and universities offer a wide range of recreation, sports and fitness options to students, staff and faculty. Learn more about the latest trends on campus.

A Look at Trends in Schools & School Districts

Schools & School Districts

Feature Article - June 2014

Schools and school districts continue to fight their way back from the economic downturn. Learn more about the trends affecting school facilities.

A Look at Trends in YMCAs


Feature Article - June 2014

Nonprofit facilities such as YMCAs, JCCs and Boys & Girls Clubs continue to offer a wide range of amenities and programming. Learn which trends are taking hold at these facilities.

A Look at Trends in Community Sports & Recreation Centers

Community Centers

Web Exclusive - June 2014

This feature summarizes the survey results from private and community sports and recreation centers, including plans for construction, programming and more.

Flexible Facilities

Trends in Multipurpose Facility Design

Feature Article - May 2014

By definition, multipurpose facilities must provide many opportunities for a diverse audience. The most successful begin with smart design strategies that take these myriad needs into account.

Cultural Opportunities

A Case Example Reveals the Impact of Culture on Recreation & Sports Facility Design

Web Exclusive - May 2014

Designers of recreation, sports and fitness facilities must take into account the various needs of the population the facility will serve. Unusual sports and differing cultures can present an opportunity to do something different.

Marketing Movement & Exercise

YMCAs, Schools Help Spur Youth to Exercise, Eat Healthier

Feature Article - November 2013

With childhood overweight and obesity continuing to plague the nation, creative school and YMCA leaders have come up with myriad strategies and programs to address the issue.


No Shortage of Ideas
Salem Family YMCA in Salem, Va.

Facility Profile - October 2013

When it came time to rework the popular Salem Family YMCA, there was no lack of good ideas. Learn how this facility made its way through a highly effective renovation project.