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)


25.August 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 3/2015: Rowd Puller “Okeraue“ Municipal pool in Wolfenbüttel

In the northern German town of Wolfenbüttel, the new “Okeraue” municipal pool opened in July 2014 after 22 months for construction.


11.August 2015 | sb Magazine

"sb" 3/2015: Sunflower meets boomerang - "Tournesol" in Lingolsheim

In Lingolsheim, France, the swimming pool “Tournesol” (French for “sunflower”) re­opened in October 2014 after comprehensive refurbishment and extension.


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.