Technogym
Technogym
Technogym
sport & recreation News

James Corner Field Operations creates Highline for London

Planning approval has been granted for Camden Highline, a project to transform a section of disused railway into a new elevated urban park for London. Similar to the High Line in New York, US, the new green space will run for 1.2km, connecting Camden Town with the King’s Cross and St Pancras area – an important transport hub for the capital. The elevated public walkway is forecast to bring new local green space for 20,000 people, along with health and
sport & recreation News
sport & recreation News

Esbjerg’s landmark maritime center, designed by WERK Arkitekter and Snøhetta, opens to the public

A new landmark maritime centre has opened to the public in Esbjerg, Denmark. Created by WERK Arkitekter and Snøhetta, the centre has been designed as a shared space for watersport clubs and visitors along the port, providing the town with a social maritime hub and architectural landmark. Dubbed "The Lantern", WERK Arkitekter and Snøhetta were chosen for the project following a design competition in 2019. Designed as a "community first" building, the centre houses multiple watersport clubs, boat storage, training
sport & recreation News
sport & recreation News

Warner Bros. and Infinite Reality launch metaverse experiences for live sports fans

Warner Bros. Discovery Sports (WBD Sports) and metaverse services provider Infinite Reality have entered into a multi-year agreement that will deliver new immersive and interactive metaverse experiences to sports fans. The scope of what’s on offer – described as “new avenues for sports communities, athletes and brands to interact with each other within unique virtual environments” – can be experienced and previewed for the first time at the UCI Track Champions League. The deal – which confirms Infinite Reality as
For the latest news and features from CLADmag
sport & recreation News
sport & recreation News

Perkins & Will reveals designs for net-zero sports and cultural centre in Toronto

Global design practice Perkins & Will has unveiled plans for a net-zero operational carbon community sports centre, health club and cultural hub in Toronto, Canada. A first-of-its-kind for Ontario, the multi-purpose centre is set to achieve net-zero status through energy-efficient design and renewable energy systems, while adding much-needed facilities for the local community. Called North East Scarborough Community and Child Care Centre, the building has three levels. The lower level of the building will host both two swimming pools with
sport & recreation News
sport & recreation News

Pop-up stadium built with shipping containers opens ahead of 2022 World Cup

A fully demountable stadium, designed by Fenwick Iribarren Architects and built from shipping containers, is now open and ready to host games during the FIFA 2022 World Cup. Called Stadium 974, the innovative design has been inspired by Qatar’s worldwide trade and seafaring. The name comes from 974 being the international dialling code for Qatar, as well as the exact number of shipping containers used in construction. Located across the water from Doha's West Bay skyline, on the site of
sport & recreation News
sport & recreation News

WilkinsonEyre-designed Compton and Edrich stands revealed at Lord's Cricket Ground

Work has been completed on two new spectator stands at Lord's Cricket Ground in London, UK, adding 2,600 seats to the total capacity of "the home of cricket". The Compton and Edrich stands, designed by WilkinsonEyre, form an integral part of the Marylebone Cricket Club’s (MCC) plans to future-proof the historic venue. The two new stands, designed in partnership with structural engineers Buro Happold, deliver improved sightlines and an enhanced spectator experience for fans, as well as upgrading capacity, accessibility
More news >
Features
FEATURE
Mike Hall

Interview: FaulknerBrowns

Mike Hall

"If I was a diver, I couldn’t wait to be poised on the 10m platform so close to the spectators in such a dramatic intimate environment."

Mike Hall, sports partner, talks about FaulknerBrowns' innovative designs for the Aberdeen Aquatics Centre
FEATURE
San Francisco 49ers

Levi's Stadium

"The vision for Levi's Stadium has always been to create the ultimate fan experience through the use of innovative technology"

Hot tech: San Francisco 49ers' new home in Santa Clara has been touted as the most technologically advanced in the word – fitting in with its Silicon Valley surroundings
FEATURE
Populous designed Zhuhai’s International Tennis Centre

Interview: Andrew James

Andrew James heads a new partnership between Populous and Alisports, the sports arm of Alibaba

"Alibaba has set its sights on operating 50,000 sports venues in China over the next 10 years to build a connection with its 470 million subscribers"

The Populous director explains a major deal which will transform China’s sporting infrastructure
FEATURE
The OCBC Aquatic Centre will include two 50m pools

Singapore Sports Hub

"The hub will deliver on the Singapore government's mission statement of providing a space which will catch the public's imagination and improve activity levels"

Opening in June 2014, the Singapore Sports Hub will put the tiny nation on the global map of premium sports venues
FEATURE

A new dawn

Populous’ Christopher Lee has designed more than 30 stadia across five continents

"Our new stadium and wider scheme has been developed to deliver an unrivalled fan experience and significant benefits to our local community. We want to make this venue a world class sports and entertainment destination for everyone, in our birthplace of Tottenham - Daniel Levy, Tottenham Hotspur FC chair "

Tom Walker exploresthe storybehind TottenhamHotspur’sgroundbreakingnew footballstadium
FEATURE
Target Field in Minneapolis is located on a very tight urban site, surrounded by parking and mass transportation

Earl Santee

Earl Santee

"I spend a tremendous amount of time in the towns and cities I work in. I try to experience them like the people who live there do"

A well-designed sports stadium can completely transform a community, but it’s vital to ensure it feels authentic, says Populous principal Earl Santee
FEATURE
6. The health and wellbeing centre at Halton Lea

Prescribing wellbeing

"The Healthy New Towns initiative aims to design out ‘obesogenic environments’ and design in health and wellbeing"

The UK government is building 10 new towns based on health, with wellbeing incorporated from the ground up. Stu Robarts investigates
More features >

Get a FREE magazine
FREE digital subscription
Read the latest issue

New to CLAD? Sign up

Sign up with CLAD to receive our regular ezine, instant news alerts, free digital subscriptions to CLADweek, CLADmag and CLADbook and to request a free sample of the next issue of CLADmag.

Sign me up for free instant news alerts
Sign me up for the free CLADzine
I'd like to subscribe to the free digital editions of CLADweek, CLADmag and CLADbook
Yes, I'd like a free sample of the next issue of CLADmag
I'd like to receive promotional emails from Leisure Media
Advertisement
Catalogue gallery
Click on a catalogue to view it online

View more catalogues>>
To advertise in our catalogue gallery: call +44(0)1462 431385
Company profile
Company profile: Barr + Wray Ltd Founded in 1959, Barr + Wray is recognised as a world-leading provider of spa design, engineering and pool & spa equipment.
View full profile>>
View more company profiles>>
Directory
Advertisement
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
ASPA International launches handheld UV-C light disinfection lamp
The compact plug-in product can be used easily in a commercial spa or domestic setting to disinfect surfaces with UV-C light
ASPA International launches handheld UV-C light disinfection lamp
For over 30 years, ASPA International has designed and built high-quality spas for the hotel, health and wellness sectors. During
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
Nike partners with artist Kaws to create bold and beautiful New York basketball courts
The side-by-side full courts have been painted with swirling, brightly-coloured patterns and motifs.
Nike partners with artist Kaws to create bold and beautiful New York basketball courts
Sports giant Nike has partnered with artist Kaws to cover two of New York’s community basketball courts with his signature
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
Metal mesh cladding on Basel's new sports and cultural centre gives a unified look
Each metal mesh-clad roof is made of two sloping elements to catch the sun
Metal mesh cladding on Basel's new sports and cultural centre gives a unified look
Located in Saint-Louis, Alsace, France in the inner suburb of Basel, the Forum is a new facility designed to host
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
AL_A design stackable football pitches to revive fading communities
The temporary, stackable pitches can be erected quickly
AL_A design stackable football pitches to revive fading communities
Amanda Levete's architecture studio, AL_A, have created a unique concept to bring stackable 5-a-side football pitches to derelict sites in
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
Crown overhaul changing rooms at Saunton Sands spa
Crown Sports Lockers installed rain of Nebraska Oak clothes lockers with RFID Digilocks in the changing rooms
Crown overhaul changing rooms at Saunton Sands spa
Saunton Sands Hotel in Devon, UK, has completed a £2m expansion of its spa and wellness facilities. The upgrade included
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
Flexcrete renovates Portsmouth landmark ahead of America's Cup race
Flexcrete renovates Portsmouth landmark ahead of America's Cup race
The iconic 170-metre Emirates Spinnaker Tower in Portsmouth, UK, has been painted and polished in time for the America’s Cup
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
Energy-generating flooring launches in the US as Pavegen’s global expansion continues
Hip-hop artist will.i.am, pictured here with CEO Laurence Kemball-Cook, is one of Pavegen’s celebrity ambassadors
Energy-generating flooring launches in the US as Pavegen’s global expansion continues
Pavegen, the British clean-tech company, has launched an innovative flooring system that creates energy from footsteps. The multi-functional V3 paving
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
Save £50: Register now for the Licensed, Leisure and Entertainment Premises Conference
Save £50: Register now for the Licensed, Leisure and Entertainment Premises Conference
Join us at the annual briefing on what’s happening and why in the leisure property sector. Essential for all who
CLADKIT PRODUCT NEWS
Gerflor to showcase 2017/18 collections at Surface Design Show
Gerflor will showcase 2017/2018 collections at the Surface design Show in London
Gerflor to showcase 2017/18 collections at Surface Design Show
International flooring company Gerflor will showcase its 2017/18 collections of contract and residential flooring solutions at the Surface Design Show
More product news >
More from Leisure Media
Latest issues
Technogym
Technogym