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FEATURE ARTICLE

Safer Waters for All: MAHC Created to Improve Pool Safety

By Deborah L. Vence

The Model Aquatic Health Code was developed with input from industry experts to provide a guideline for entities managing aquatic facility health and safety issues across the country. Learn more about the code and how it affects your facility, as well as new trends in lifeguarding and more.

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Safety for the Duration: Keeping Playground Equipment & Surfaces Safe Now & in the Future

By Rick Dandes

Playground equipment and surfaces from well-known and respected manufacturers is designed with children's safety in mind, but the context of your site and the way products are installed can also have an impact, both now and over the life cycle of your equipment.

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Ready for Anything: Improving Sports Facility Safety & Security

By Chris Gelbach

After 9/11 and the Boston Marathon bombing, many high-profile sports facilities and events have stepped up their security, Here, we examine how some of those practices have trickled down to the school district and park district level to provide ideas on how to keep your players and spectators safe.

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Certifiably Safer: Why & How Certification Improves Safety

By Kelli Ra Anderson

Taking proper care of grounds in parks, golf courses and similar facilities requires careful, daily attention to details. Here, we cover some of the best practices.

Recreation Management Magazine

In the January 2015 issue, we take a close look at safety, with coverage of safety in aquatic facilities, playground safety, and sports facility security, as well as the impact and benefits of certification for facility safety. We also include all the usual coverage of new products, exciting facilities from across the country and more.

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News & Events

Your connection to current events, trends and top news stories in the managed recreation industry.

REC NEWS

UPCOMING EVENTS

2015 Buyers Guide

Check out our latest guide to everything you need for your sports, recreation or fitness facility. From aquatic supplies to sporting equipment, from workout machines to park site amenities—and beyond—we've got the most trusted, simple-to-use reference to sports, recreation and fitness products and services in the industry.

BUYERS GUIDE

Rec Report Newsletter

The Rec Report e-newsletter brings you the most up-to-date ideas and solutions for recreation, sports and fitness facility managers. Every month, we cover the latest and greatest innovations—from programming to facility planning, from research and trends to the newest products—to help you make your facility a success.

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Webinar Educational Series

Recreation Management's Webinar Educational Series connects you with the brightest stars in the field of managed recreation, sports and fitness facilities to provide an in-depth look at some of the top issues and challenges in the field today. Join us to learn more about practical solutions to common problems, as well as new developments and innovations in the industry.

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2014 State of the Industry

Find out the latest trends in managed recreation, sports and fitness facilities. We surveyed more than 2,000 industry professionals and summarized their responses in this annual must-read report.

STATE OF THE INDUSTRY REPORT

S.R. Smith - Serious Fun. Super Safe. It's in the details. - Discover the Details Here
EZ Dock - Imagine Your Dream Waterfront
Zeager - The Natural Choice in Accessible Surfaces - The Look of Real Grass Without the Upkeep - Safe. Accessible. Low Maintenance.
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Kay Park Recreation - American Made Park Equipment Since 1954
Recreation Supply - The Pool Supply Specialists