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Safer Swimming, Safer Breathing

Managing Water & Air Quality

Feature Article - November 2020

Good water quality (and subsequently, good air quality) are the cornerstone of a healthy aquatic facility—and the health of swimmers and staff.


Updating a Piece of History
>> Rainbow Beach Aquatic Center // Vincennes, Ind.

Facility Profile - November 2020

When this historic pool needed some upgrades, innovative and budget-friendly solutions helped maintain its reputation as a regional destination.


A Ninja-Worthy Upgrade
>> Pirates Bay Waterpark // Baytown, Texas

Facility Profile - November 2020

At this Texas aquatic park, a new ninja-inspired course is expected to dramatically boost participation and engagement in the community.

Mix It Up

Innovative Accessories Help Pools Expand Programming

Feature Article - October 2020

A swimming pool can be so much more than a body of water to splash and play in. When you add essential accessories, you expand access, improve attendance and boost the fun factor.

The Solution to Affordable Pool Renovation

Problem Solver - August 2020

A textured PVC membrane will also make your pool more aesthetically pleasing while providing a more comfortable surface and secure footing for guests.

Aquatic Play for All Ages & Abilities

Problem Solver - August 2020

Importantly, splash pads provide a range of sensory experiences that provide developmental benefits for kids with and without disabilities.

Got Downtime? Upgrade Your Pump Room

Web Exclusive - August 2020

Many commercial aquatic facilities have been closed for the summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While you might be missing the guests in your pool, the prolonged shutdown does give aquatic facilities to opportunity to upgrade equipment in the pump room.

Coming Back to Aquatics

Lessons, Rentals, New Programs Help Facilities Stay Afloat

Feature Article - July 2020

Operating an aquatic facility efficiently has long been a challenge. We talked to experienced aquatics programmers to find out how the right programming mix can help.

Misconceptions About Chlorine Demand

Web Exclusive - July 2020

There have been several changes in water care over the past few years, including an increase in saltwater pools and more. Through these changes, one problem that remains prevalent is chlorine demand.

2020 Report on the State of the Managed Recreation Industry

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

Feature Article - June 2020

More than 1,300 professionals responded to our call for information about their facilities, budgets, construction plans, operations, programming, staffing and more. Plus, hundreds of readers responded to our COVID-19 Update Survey in early May to discuss the impact of the pandemic on their facilities. Here, we summarize the responses.