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Leadership By Wandering Around: Indoor Court Surface Care
Article in PRB using ASBA sources to discuss indoor facility maintenance
Park & Rec Business, August 2013

Equestrian Surfacing: A Recap of the Latest Technologies
Just as sports surfaces have changed for human athletes, they've changed for horses as well. Now, what goes underfoot is at the top of an owner's mind and at the head of the list of a trainer's concerns. SportsTurf Magazine, June 2012

Keeping up with the Seasons
Steps park managers can take now to help facilities get through the change of seasons.
Park & Rec Business, Landscape Architect Business, November 2012

Beyond Accessibility
How to make sure your indoor rec facility is not just compliant with ADA regs, but welcoming to persons of all abilities.
Park & Rec Business, January 2012

Great Performance and Good Looks
Maintenance of Indoor Facilities
Parks and Rec Business, Oct 4, 2011

Soaring In Popularity: Make your next volleyball event a winner by choosing the right facility
How knowing the right dimensions and rules leads to selecting the right volleyball facility.
Sports Destination Management, July/August 2011

Fitter Facilities
Indoor Fitness Facilities
Common Ground, February 2011

Field Day in the Field House
Caring for a field house or indoor facility means being proactive as well as reactive, and it means keeping on top of maintenance. Get some tips on keeping your floors, amenities and accessories looking their best.
Park & Rec Business, February 2011
(this is a digital issue; the article is on page 16)

ASBA Indoor Track of the Year Award Winner (pages 18-19) and Outdoor Track of the Year Award Winner (pages 28-29)
American Track & Field, Winter 2010/2011

Wrestling With Location Decisions? How to Pin down the Right One
Those who are planning a wrestling meet, camp or other event should know what to look for in a location. Indoor facility experts share their tips.
Sports Destination Management, November/December 2010

Construction Digital
(An overview of the sports facility construction industry and the vital role ASBA and its members have played through the years)
Association Profile: American Sports Builders Association, December 2010
(page 45 of digital issue)

Wrestling
How to pick the perfect facility for your wrestling event
Sports Destination Management, November/December 2010

All-Access Pass: Creating Seating Opportunities for Spectators of All Abilities
Going beyond the ADA requirements to create handicap-accessible seating to make your facility welcoming to all
Athletic Management (weekly blog: October 25, 2010)

Volleyball
How to pick the perfect facility for your volleyball event
Sports Destination Management, September/October 2010

DIY Or Call the Pros?
How to know when you can fix something yourself, and when it's more prudent to call in an industry expert
Racquet Sports Industry, September 2010

Cycling
How to pick the perfect facility for your bicycling event
Sports Destination Management, July/August 2010

Get Your Club In Shape for Summer
Ready for the onslaught of the gotta-get-in-shapers, the summer fitness campers and the new members? Spruce things up using this reference guide.
Club Business for Entrepreneurs, May 2010

Every Inch Counts: Maximizing Underutilized Space in Your Facility
Health and fitness clubs need to make the most of their square footage. Avoid 'dead zones' and wasted space by implementing some new member benefits — for less than you might expect.
Club Business for Entrepreneurs, November 2009

On Track With Trends
What are the newest trends within the fitness industry and how do you separate the fads from the lasting desires of your users? Is today's Pilates tomorrow's climbing wall? Take some tips from the American Sports Builders Association and see what's ahead.
Athletic Management Magazine, October/November 2009

Basketball
Taking it to Court
Whether you're planning a basketball tournament, a skills camp or a showcase event, here's what to look for in choosing a facility.
Sports Destination Management, January/February 2010

           

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