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  • To the Rescue

    Over the years, I’ve used this column as a place to rail against everything from lifeguard pay to lack of industry cooperation.

  • Who’s Your Inspiration?

    Back in 2005, when we started featuring the Power 25, the industry was flying pretty high

  • Spring Cleaning

    The weather is warming up, flowers are blooming and every year that means one thing at my house — spring cleaning

  • Growing with You

    Waterpark Resorts Today is growing in 2010 with a new look and expanded focus that includes not just indoor waterpark hotels, but also all waterparks big and small.

  • Industrial Resolutions

    If you’re like most people, January is a time to pause, look at your life and ask, “What can I do to improve this year?” So that got me to thinking about good resolutions for the aquatics industry to take on in 2010.

  • Blaming the Victim 

    Some readers may have taken one look at our provocative cover and wondered, “Why must we dwell on such an unpleasant topic?

  • The Future Is Here

    When I was growing up, I used to love poring over the pages of Popular Science.

  • The Mother of Invention

    People of a certain age will get a jolt of nostalgia when they read these next three words: “School House Rock.

  • The Price of Heroism

    With summer nearly over, the aquatics industry is on track for a sad milestone: 2009 may be one of the deadliest drowning years on record. Every day, it seems a new tragedy makes headlines.

  • Dream Teams

    Sometimes it takes awhile for things to sink in