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Reimagining Your Sports Lighting


Is there a reliable LED sports lighting system that can address my facility's basic needs, reduce my cost of ownership and still deliver major league lighting? It's the most common question from facility operators. The answer is now YES…
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Out of the Sun: Shelters & Shade Structures Create Well-Rounded Public Spaces

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Out of the Sun: Shelters & Shade Structures Create Well-Rounded Public Spaces

By Joe Bush

Parks and trails have provided an outdoor respite for many during the pandemic. Here, we'll talk about how shelters and shade help provide a home away from home, suitable for outdoor R&R.
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Trends in YMCAs, YWCAs, JCCs and Boys & Girls Clubs: A Look at Trends in Ys

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Trends in YMCAs, YWCAs, JCCs and Boys & Girls Clubs: A Look at Trends in Ys

These nonprofit facilities tend to provide a huge range of programs for people of all ages, from innovative aquatics and team sports to fitness, childcare and more. Here is an overview of trends in Ys and similar facilities.
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Grounded in Best Practices: High-Demand Outdoor Spaces Require Smart Management

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Grounded in Best Practices: High-Demand Outdoor Spaces Require Smart Management

By Dave Ramont

Some parks got a chance to use lockdowns to spruce things up, while others remained open and were busier than ever. Either way, grounds maintenance is an ongoing task. In this story, we'll talk about best practices in maintaining beautiful parks and sites.
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Money Matters: Our 13th Annual Salary Survey

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Money Matters: Our 13th Annual Salary Survey

By Emily Tipping

When we asked readers to respond to our annual survey in January, salaries were well up, year-over-year, and in a May Update Survey, we found that the majority had seen no change, as of yet. Tune in here to find out more about recreation, sports and fitness careers in our Salary Survey.
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The Water's Fine!: What's New in Waterparks

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The Water's Fine!: What's New in Waterparks

By Dave Ramont

Plenty of waterparks managed to open to the public in 2020, and 2021 will bring even more visitors to enjoy the fun and excitement of slides, rides and more. Learn more about what's new in waterparks.
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Reimagining Your Sports Lighting


Is there a reliable LED sports lighting system that can address my facility's basic needs, reduce my cost of ownership and still deliver major league lighting? It's the most common question from facility operators. The answer is now YES…
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The Road to Reopening: Getting Back to Business, Safely

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The Road to Reopening: Getting Back to Business, Safely

By Dave Ramont

We talked to industry leaders to find out their advice and examples of approaches to take when reopening facilities.
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Flexible Building Solutions: Nonconventional Structures Expand Your Possibilities

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Flexible Building Solutions: Nonconventional Structures Expand Your Possibilities

By Dave Ramont

Nonconventional structures are showing their effectiveness through the coronavirus pandemic, from flexible solutions easily adapted to healthcare, to buildings that let fresh air and sunshine in.
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Trends in Colleges & Universities: A Look at Trends in Colleges & Universities

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Trends in Colleges & Universities: A Look at Trends in Colleges & Universities

From the campus recreation center to the athletics department, there's a wide range of offerings in their realm of recreation, sports and fitness on college and university campuses. Here is an overview of trends in college and university recreation.
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Coming Back to Aquatics: Lessons, Rentals, New Programs Help Facilities Stay Afloat

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Coming Back to Aquatics: Lessons, Rentals, New Programs Help Facilities Stay Afloat

By Chris Gelbach

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.
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Trends in Health, Fitness & Sports Clubs: A Look at Trends in Health, Fitness & Sports Clubs

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Trends in Health, Fitness & Sports Clubs: A Look at Trends in Health, Fitness & Sports Clubs

From neighborhood fitness clubs to medical fitness facilities, there's a lot of ways for people to focus on their wellness. Here is an overview of the trends in health, fitness and sports clubs.
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Recreation Management Magazine

In the October 2020 issue of Recreation Management, we give you the inside scoop on outdoor fitness and restroom structures. We also cover innovative aquatic accessories that can help you expand your pool's programming. And we take a closer look at the impact of the pandemic and other trends in military fitness.

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2020 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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2020 State of the Industry

Find out the latest trends in managed recreation, sports and fitness facilities. We surveyed more than 1,4000 industry professionals and summarized their responses in this annual must-read report.

STATE OF THE INDUSTRY REPORT