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.


19.May 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 2/2014: 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”.