Improving communities through sport


Information from Industry-Leading Experts

Serving Communities Since 2003

At the Sports Facilities Companies, our mission is to improve the health and economic outcomes of communities everywhere. As part of this mission, we’ve provided the following resources. Below you’ll find videos, articles, and guides that provide insight into the sports tourism and recreation facility industries along with information on best practices for a variety of topics. 


How Does Sports or Recreation Facility Management Work?

Expert Design Considerations for Indoor Youth Sports Facilities

What Documents Are Needed When Planning a Recreation Center and Sports Complex?

Industry Leaders Roundtable

Critical Resources

Sports Facilities Advisory: Ready. Set. Go.

SFC Client Success

Youth Sports Inc-Full Segment: Real Sports (HBO)

What Role Does Public-Private Partnerships (P3’s) Play in Sports and Recreation Center Development?

How to Get Funding for Your Sports Complex or Recreation Center Project

How Much Does It Cost to Build A Sports Complex?

SFA SFM Client Values - Dev Pathik, SFA CEO and Founder

SFA & SFM - The Plan Starts Here

SFA SFM Collaboration - Evan Eleff, SFA EVP

Dev Pathik Forbes Sports Money Interview

Relevant Articles

Hybrid Events in Sports and Recreation

Keeping Events Fresh is the Goal: Here’s How to Do It

A Three-Phase Process to Properly Fund Your New Sports Facility

Successful Facility Planning From Concept to Concrete:

Sports Tourism

Negotiating With Events Rights Holders

Sunset Empire Case Study

Rocky Top Sports World Case Study

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Sports Tourism Guide


BucksMont Case Study

Elizabethtown Sports Park Case Study

A Mayor's Guide to Great Recreation

Concept to Concrete Guide

Cedar Point Case Study

Sand Mountain Case Study

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SFM Services Overview

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SFD's Guide to Building Your Project Team

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Event Creation Guide

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