Sports in an open and urban setting
Issue 4/2017 “Open spaces for sport and exercise” hot off the press on August 31


Exclusive information for IAKS members.




25th IAKS Congress from 7th - 10th November 2017 in Cologne.
New trends in design and construction of sports facilities!


IOC IPC IAKS Architecture Prizes
Ceremony and gala dinner on 7 November


Experts from aquatics to stadiums. Worldwide!


Poland: National Congress on Sports Infrastructure, Warsaw, Sept 27-28

Welcome to IAKS - International Association for Sports and Leisure Facilities

15.December 2016 | Events

Major International Swimming Pool and Leisure Centre Conference in Dublin, 9 to 10 Feb 2017

This event will be an unprecedented sharing of expertise, insight and discussion on the planning, design, development and operation of swimming pools and leisure centres. The theme of the conference is ‘Innovation’ and will feature over 20


15.December 2016 | Events

National Sports Infrastructure Congress in Warsaw (Poland) gathered 200 attendees from 1st to 2nd December 2016

More than 200 representatives of national authorities, local governments and the sports industry attended the IAKS National Congress of Sports Infrastructure which took place in conjunction with the infraSPORT Trade Show of Sports,


14.December 2016 | Service

Expert knowledge for IAKS members: “Current state of the standardisation of artificial turf”

The talk “Current state of the standardisation of artificial turf from the national and European points of view” by Rolf Haas is exclusively available to participants and IAKS members – Simply enter your password!


30.November 2016 | IAKS

Practical examples and inspiration from the seminar “Exercise in public spaces” in Bern, 10.11.2016

The seminar “Exercise in public spaces” held by the IAKS Switzerland at the “Haus des Sports” of the Swiss Olympic sports umbrella organisation in Ittigen near Bern