sb Magazine

Since 1967, IAKS has been publishing "sb". “sb” is the world’s foremost specialist magazine for sports architecture and the construction, modernization and management of sports and leisure facilities. With different topics, six issues per year present the latest industry trends in the international sports facility development.

“sb” examines design principles and functional requirements of modern sports and leisure facilities. It also presents the latest technologies and product developments.

“sb“ appears in English and German language in 156 countries worldwide. These are mainly European countries as well as North, Central and South America, Africa, Asia and Australia.

According to the 2014 readers’ survey, each issue of “sb” is read by an average of 3.3 people. About 90% of readers are owners or managing directors of their company or employed in a senior position. Almost on in two of readers uses the technical articles as a decision-making aid and one in four refers to the advertisements and directory of trades as a guide.


26.June 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 2/2015: Unorganised Sports - Streetdome in Haderslev

Danish architecture and design practices CEBRA and Glifberg+Lykke have designed a multi park and cultural centre for street sports on the harbour front of Haderslev in southern Denmark.


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.