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Big Women Aqua Training
BlogIncreasing Physical Activity through Water Immersion

Due to the increased buoyancy of water, individuals may find it to be a desirable environment for exercise.

Social Capital
BlogSocial Capital: Bridging Social Networks for Community Vitality

Play can be the bridge to connecting neighbors and actively engaging community members to shape the destiny of their community.

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Case StudiesCase Study: A Growing Ensemble for more than 20 years

As of now, Moab Rotary Park is the largest and oldest music park in the world. It is a sight, and more importantly, a sound to behold.

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Accolades and AwardsStephanie Stephens receives the 2018 PlayCore Hero Award at NRPA Annual Conference

Stephanie Stephens, Executive Director, California Parks and Recreation Society (CPRS), was the recipient of the 2018 PlayCore Hero Award.

Opra Statewide Initiative
Programs and PartnershipsOPRA Changing Lives One Playground at a Time Statewide Funding and Training Initiative

OPRA, PlayCore and GameTime are aligning resources to promote best practices in parks and recreation and provide quality education for professionals in Ohio.

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Case StudiesCase Study: Linking Communities through the Razorback Regional Greenway

The goal of the Northwest Arkansas Razorback Regional Greenway was to link together the six communities of Northwest Arkansas through a convenient bike trail.

Sustain Maintenance
Industry NewsIPSI Meeting Report

The International Playground Safety Institute (IPSI) Bilateral Americas Conference focused their attention on harmonization of standards in playgrounds.

Colorado Springs Bikerail Project
Projects of DistinctionColorado Springs Bikerail Project

It only took 5 1/2 hours to improve bicycling and pedestrian safety in downtown Colorado Springs.

Resilient Design
ResearchResilient Design

Working with nature in landscape design provides long-term benefits and advantages to maintaining a resilient space.