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Issue 4/2014: pools and wellness facilities

Issue 3/2014: stadiums for the 2014 World Cup


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30.September 2014 | sb Magazine
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"sb" 4/2014: Urban legend - Molitor in Paris

Molitor is not only a building, it is also a urban legend. First opened in 1929 with the Olympic swimming champions Johnny Weissmuller and Aileen Riggin Soule, Molitor has been the scene of many Pari­sian events, like the presentation of the first bikini.


16.September 2014 | sb Magazine
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"sb" 4/2014: Complete package - Competition and leisure pool in Differdange

The AQUASUD competition and leisure pool has been built under a public-private partnership in the “Parc des Sports” in Differdange (Luxemburg) next to a football stadium with training pitches and a multi-storey car park.


02.September 2014 | sb Magazine
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"sb" 4/2014: Long term benefit - London Aquatics Centre

The London Aquatics Centre was designed to have the flexibility to accommodate the size and capacity of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games whilst also providing the optimum size and capacity for use in Legacy mode after the 2012 Games.


28.August 2014 | Awards
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Travelling exhibition in Argentina

A travelling exhibition of the IOC IAKS Award 2013 winning sports and recreational facilities has been initiated by IAKS LAC under the leadership of Vice President Agustin Garcia Puga.


28.August 2014 | IAKS
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3. IAKS LAC Continental Congress

From the 15th to the 17th of October 2014 the IAKS section LAC organizes together with the Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana and the city of Mexico the 3. IAKS LAC Continental Congress under the topic "International seminar on


12.August 2014 | Congress
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24th Internationaler IAKS Congress 2015: IAKS will celebrate its 50th anniversary!

IAKS will be celebrating its 50th anniversary on the occasion of FSB 2015 from 27th to 30th October 2015. IAKS will take this opportunity to cast a look back in time at the history of the sports and leisure infrastructure.