Exclusive information for IAKS members.


25th IAKS Congress from 7th - 10th November 2017 in Cologne.
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International Swimming Pool & Leisure Centre Conference in Dublin 9.-10.02.2017


Experts from aquatics to stadiums. Worldwide!


Intriguing conversions; sports and aquatic centres
Issue 6/2016 “Pools and Leisure Facilities” hot off the press on December 20




Apply now for the 2017 architectural prizes!

Welcome to IAKS - International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities

22.February 2017 | Service

Expert knowledge for IAKS members: “Artificial surfaces for outdoor sports facilities and playgrounds”

The talk “Artificial surfaces for outdoor sports facilities and playgrounds” by David Weller is exclusively available to participants and IAKS members – Simply enter your password!


01.July 2016 | Events

Early booking discount until 15 July: 4th IAKS Pools Conference, 23.08.2016, Senden (Germany)

You’re the public operator of a swimming pool and are looking for new inspiration for business management and management control? Or you’re the designer of competitive swimming facilities and know that


29.June 2016 | Events

Open, sustainable and multifunctional: the keys to successful open-space design IAKS Municipal Open Spaces Seminar in Paderborn, 15 June 2016

Some 55 planners, employees of sports and environment departments, club chairpersons and experts from industry took part to find out about attractive sports and exercise spaces for clubs and the general public.


02.June 2016 | IAKS

Sport England: £250 million to combat inactivity as part of five-year strategy

The five-year plan “Towards an active nation” of Sport England, England’s sports administrative body, follows on from the “Sporting Future” strategy document of the UK Ministry of Sport