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Counting the cost of doping in sport

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The murky world of doping in sport can have financial as well as sporting, social and health consequences.
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Crowd Control - Stun Guns Increasingly Used at Sporting Events

Crowd Control - Stun Guns Increasingly Used at Sporting Events | Sports Facility Management | Scoop.it
Security officers are increasingly using stun guns to maintain order at sporting events, but are they taking crowd control too far?

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Jason Cain's curator insight, March 22, 2014 10:37 PM

This is a popular article on how far security officers have taken the issue of security at a major event. Is this taking it too far. I believe so. There are other ways to maintain a crowd.

carlos vivanco's curator insight, July 21, 2016 12:07 AM

With sports fan violence on a rise, This article provides an overview of the increasing use of stun guns and tasers at an attempt to prevent riots and other sporting event crowd violence. This article outlines some of the common tools and recommendations in the industry and also argues against such use of violent measures.

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Why Sports Facilities Fail - Sports Facility!

As you know, I connect with the owners of small sports facilities across the country regularly through their use of eSoft Planner sports facility scheduling software. Unfortunately ... Sports Facility Management Software Leader in ...
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How to Create a Sports Management Internship at your Sports Facility

College students pursuing careers in the sports industry gain hands-on experience, and sports facility owners gain connections and potential hires.
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Facility Management: Emergency Services - Racquet Sports Industry

Facility Management: Emergency Services. Do you and your staff know what to do, and what equipment to have on hand, if there's a medical emergency at your facility? By Cynthia Cantrell. This past March, Tom Dunn of Winchester, Mass.
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Building green sport facilities

Building green sport facilities | Sports Facility Management | Scoop.it

Whether the issue is conserving energy or recycling building products, conservation has become a major concern for new facilities. A key for new facilities is their ability to minimize waste. From reducing the amount of wasted energy to building with sustainable materials, constructing more efficient facilities is a sound and correct decision


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Joseph Brandt Miller's curator insight, November 11, 2013 10:47 AM

I absolutely love this idea, reason being that it will save Americans money by going green. The more engery we conserve, the money in our wallets, the more we recycle the less we have to put out for new bottles and other things of that nature. Going green is the way to go!

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carlos vivanco's curator insight, July 20, 2016 11:57 PM

Whether the issue is conserving energy or recycling building products, conservation has become a major concern for new facilities. This article touches up on the benefits of building Eco-friendly sports facilities and the strong positive impact on the environment.

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‘Fan Cans’ Promote Recycling at Sports Stadiums ·

‘Fan Cans’ Promote Recycling at Sports Stadiums · | Sports Facility Management | Scoop.it

"The Fan Can is designed to integrate corporate marketing messages, including recycling and sustainability, into the sporting scene."


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Amanda Mueller's curator insight, October 23, 2013 6:45 PM

"Last year, the Pepsi Center claimed to be the first sports arena in the U.S. with a “100 percent green” status, when it announced the purchase of enough renewable energy to offset all electricity used at the arena."

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Concessions - The Benefits of Outsourcing Concessions

Concessions - The Benefits of Outsourcing Concessions | Sports Facility Management | Scoop.it
Outsourcing Concessions

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Amanda Mueller's curator insight, October 23, 2013 6:35 PM

"Many benefits— including capital resources and purchasing power, management expertise and menu flexibility — that can be gained by outsourcing concessions operations to regional or national providers...Athletic departments that outsource concessions enjoy peace of mind from a management standpoint...No matter how concessions contracts are structured, the only way they succeed is if they are perceived to be mutually beneficial for all parties involved."

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Sports Facility Team Management Tip: Perks for Players

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As we've discussed, relationships with local teams are a great way to generate business for your sports facility. Part of developing those quality relationships with teams, whether they rent your facility space for practice or are ...
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Your Sports Facility's Business Plan: The Finances

In the past weeks, we discussed creating a sports facility business objective, creating a marketing plan and creating an operations plan. Next week, we'll discuss ... Sports Facility Management Software Leader in Performance ...
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