sb Magazine

“sb“ is the world‘s leading trade magazine for the architecture, construction and operation of sports and leisure facilities.
By reading “sb“, facility operators, local authorities, investors, architects, industrial companies and craftspersons can gather information on current projects, trends and technologies in international sports facility development – and find the contacts they are looking for.
In 2016, the print version is entering its 50th year. Together with the fastgrowing online offering, “sb“ represents the perfect symbiosis of classical and new media.
“sb“ showcases exemplary architecture and the complete spectrum of innovations, products and services from the leisure centre, sports facility,swimming pool and wellness sector.

“sb“ has been uniting industry, architects, associations, the scientific community, local authorities and facility operators since 1967.
It is on these long-standing ties and its independent and authoritative nature that the reputation of our magazine rests. 76 % of readers consider “sb” to be objective, and a remarkable 90 % appreciate its expertise. Two thirds of our readers use the magazine as a decision-making aid for investments in this huge market.
(2014 Reader Survey)


16.June 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 2/2015: Tourism and Football - „Athletic Area“

If you compete, you can lose. If you don‘t compete, you‘ve lost already.“ That‘s what is says on the website of the Athletic Area in Schladming, an important winter sports resort in Styria, Austria.


02.June 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 2/2015: Developing Talents - Pancho Arena

Since 2004, the locality has hosted the largest education centre for aspiring young footballers in the ­country.


19.May 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 2/2015: La Catedral - San Mamés Stadium in Bilbao

Athletic Club of Bilbao is one of the big clubs in European football and its previous stadium, over a hundred years old, was one of the legendary ones, popularly referred to as the “Cathedral of Football”.


16.April 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 1/2015: Soft shape - Sports hall in Alcazar de San Juan

The new Sports Hall of Alcázar de San Juan has a large sports ground of 67 by 45 metres allocating three volleyball courts


07.April 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 1/2015: Umbrella - Sports hall in Barakalado

The hall roofs a previously open, 1,550 m² sports surface at the “Colegio San Juan Bosco de Barakaldo”.