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My professor has introduced me to this cool new site, and I would like to share some interesting articles about sports management and the improvements that are being made for sports in today's society.
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Stadium Facts - CenturyLink Field

Stadium Facts - CenturyLink Field | Sports Facility Management. 4125897 | Scoop.it
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The home of the Seattle Seahwaks is ranked the best venue in America in terms of sustainability.  It is beautiful both inside and on the outside.  Its design has also made it home of the 12th man: The Seahawks crowd.  The crowd can cheer so loud that it makes visiting teams dread traveling to Seattle to face the already feared Seahawks.  

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Cowboys Stadium 5th Greenest Stadium in U.S. (Top Ten List) | PlanetSave

Cowboys Stadium 5th Greenest Stadium in U.S. (Top Ten List) | PlanetSave | Sports Facility Management. 4125897 | Scoop.it
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Stadiums around the world are going green and it's awesome! They are so massive that they need to be as environmentally conscious as possible.
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ADA Compliance | Sports Destination Management

ADA Compliance | Sports Destination Management | Sports Facility Management. 4125897 | Scoop.it
You're likely already familiar with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). As a comprehensive discrimination prevention law, ADA has a wide-reaching impact on all areas of life, but it has specific application for sports facilities.
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25 Future Stadiums We Can't Wait to See‬

25 Future Stadiums We Can't Wait to See‬ | Sports Facility Management. 4125897 | Scoop.it
There's nothing like heading to the ballpark for a game. Sure scraping yourself off the couch in an effort to reach the remote before tip-off or kickoff is beloved tradition, but it pales in comparison to watching these warriors in the flesh...
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Sustainable Stadium | MetLife Stadium

Sustainable Stadium | MetLife Stadium | Sports Facility Management. 4125897 | Scoop.it
MetLife Stadium will be one of the greenest stadiums in American professional sports.
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With Barclays Center Arena Set to Open, Brooklyn Braces for the Storm

With Barclays Center Arena Set to Open, Brooklyn Braces for the Storm | Sports Facility Management. 4125897 | Scoop.it
The Barclays Center arena is set to open on Friday, and residents, small-business owners and community leaders are anxious, excited and resigned to the inevitable changes coming to their backyard.
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Crowd Control Stanchions at the 95th PGA Championship

Crowd Control Stanchions at the 95th PGA Championship | Sports Facility Management. 4125897 | Scoop.it
Oak Hill (East Course) Country Club, Rochester, NY With the PGA Championship officially underway in Upstate New York, Pro Stanchions took the opportunity to capture the crowd management implementations used by the Professional Golfers' Association...
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Cost of 49ers Santa Clara stadium now $1.2 billion

Cost of 49ers Santa Clara stadium now $1.2 billion | Sports Facility Management. 4125897 | Scoop.it
Building the stadium will cost $29 million more than previously projected because of several design tweaks, including reconfigured stair towers; an expanded network for cell phone service; upgrades to the heating, ventilation and air-conditioning...
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This is a ton of money being invested into a new state-of-the-art facility, but at least the funding comes from outside sources that do not include the people's tax dollars.

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