Large indoor sports complexes are a big investment. They can be expensive to build, staff and operate. So how can these facilities be designed to maximize return on their inherent costs?
According to Tracy Kruzicki, president of KEVA Sports Center in Middleton, Wis, “You really have to have a strategic plan for what you can do in the off-hours, what those off-hours are, and how you can keep the lights on and the facility running.”
“How to Program Every Inch of Your Sports Complex” Athletic Business (Jan 2018) expands on various strategies for planning indoor sports facilities that leave no space unused, offer something for everyone and foster a sense of community.