IAKS UK Spring Event in London, 2 April
Optimising participation for post-Games facilities


IOC IPC IAKS architecture prizes
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Experts from aquatics to stadiums. Worldwide!


Sb 1/2019: sports halls and arenas
More activity in new facility concepts




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26th IAKS congress from 5th - 8th November 2019 in Cologne/Germany
Trends in design and management of sports and leisure facilities

Welcome to IAKS - International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities

15.April 2014 | IAKS

IAKS celebrates its 50th in 2015

Founded in 1965, IAKS will celebrate its 50th anniversary next year. The IAKS Executive Board has therefore asked several board members to form a work group to supply ideas for the upcoming celebrations.


15.April 2014 | IAKS

Hot. Cool. Yours. - IAKS Observers at Sochi 2014 Paralympics

For the fourth time now after Beijing 2008, Vancouver 2010 and London 2012, the International Paralympic Committee invited experts from the IAKS to have a look behind the scenes of the Paralympic Games.


14.April 2014 | Congress

23rd IAKS Congress: A retrospective - Design innovations reducing energy and consumption of natural resources

The ecological, economic and social dimensions of sustainability were the focus on day three of the IAKS Congress.


02.April 2014 | sb Magazine

"sb" 1/2014: Bright and beautiful - Sports hall of the Protestant Primary School in Karlsruhe

After a good year for construction, the sports hall of the Protestant Primary School in Karlsruhe was completed in April 2013. In the immediate vicinity of residential buildings, an old people’s home, technical college, preschool and church, the school ensemble represents a new, important urban element of Karlsruhe’s north-western district.


02.April 2014 | Congress

23rd IAKS Congress: A retrospective - Award-winning projects and designs from the 2013 IOC/IPC/IAKS architecture prizes

Karin Schwarz-Viechtbauer from Austria and Conrad Boychuk from Canada were on the jury deciding this year’s IOC, IPC and IAKS architecture prizes. They hosted presentations of exemplary, medal-winning projects from this year’s competition.