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Destination 2020

Jake Edwards, president of the United Soccer League, outlines the organization’s ambitious project to boost soccer-specific stadia occupancy across the 29 teams

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Team strategy

The danger of a terrorist attack at a sports venue requires operators to take a structured approach to stadium safety, explains security expert Jeffrey Miller

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Man with a plan

Denver Broncos head turf manager Chris Hathaway talks Stadia through his team’s five-week plan for maintaining Sports Authority Field

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Parallel planning

Rio’s Olympic experience has only just begun, explains Bill Hanway, executive vice president at AECOM, who led the masterplans of both the Rio and London Olympic Games

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The rise of sports facilities

Sports facilities are evolving, from destinations for the select and passionate few to community facilities with universal appeal. Tom Drew, head of sports development at LK2, which specializes in sports and leisure development and architecture, discusses the role that good design plays in making venues a success

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Looking back

As the Rio Olympic Games near completion, Liam Garden, senior consultant at Movement Strategies, reflects on his firm’s own Olympic experience