Job search
Job Search
Latest news
More news: (showing 1 - 20 of 12929)           
UK only International

LPA complete California's largest ice skating complex

By Andrew Manns    10 May 2019
The project has been called the "Taj Mahal" of skating facilities. / Courtesy of LPA Design

American architecture studio LPA Design have created The Great Park Ice and FivePoint Arena – the largest ice skating facility in the state of California.

Located in Irvine, the 280,000 sq ft (26,000 sq m) complex comprises an Olympic ice rink, three National Hockey League (NHL)-size rinks, a multipurpose arena, an amphitheatre, a gym, an artificial beach, and a flurry of dining and retail amenities.

Described by the American Society of Civil Engineers as an important "public resource to promote ice sports and health and wellness in the Southern California region", Great Park Ice is also the official home of the Anaheim Ducks and the U.S. Figure Skating Association.

Funding for the US$110m (€97.9m, £84.5m) scheme was provided by The Samueli Foundation and the Anaheim Ducks Foundation.

Swinerton served as the main contractor, while 292 Design was in charge of planning and devising the skating rinks.

Speaking on the project, Mitch Moyer, senior director at U.S. Figure Skating, called it the "Taj Mahal" of skating facilities.

Although the attraction's grand opening was held in March, construction is still ongoing on its facilities, with completion anticipated for late June.

LPA joined up with 292 Design to create the expansive building. / Courtesy of LPA Design
Great Park Ice is the official home of the Anaheim Ducks NHL team and the U.S. Figure Skating Association. / Courtesy of LPA Design
LPA  Irvine  California  The Great Park Ice 
Sign up for FREE ezines & magazines
Sports jobs
Everyone Active
featured job

Swimming Teachers

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive hourly rate
Job location: Nationwide

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Stowmarket, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Ealing, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Ashfield, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bristol, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bristol, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Yateley, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bournemouth, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Ashfield, United Kingdom

Gymnastics Coach

Everyone Active
Salary: Competitive
Location: Fareham, United Kingdom
recruiting with sports management

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £8.21 per hour
Location: Swindon, Wiltshire, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £18,305 per annum
Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK

Senior Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £19,775 per annum
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK

Skills Developer

GLL
Salary: Up To £29,574 per annum
Location: South West England, UK

Duty Manager

Legacy Leisure
Salary: Competitive
Location: Reading, UK

Duty Manager

Legacy Leisure
Salary: Competitive
Location: Reading, UK

Senior Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £19,775 per annum
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK
recruiting with sports management

Senior Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £19,775 per annum
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £9.00 per hour
Location: Bath, Somerset, Bath, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £18,305 per annum
Location: Chesham, Buckinghamshire

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £16,696 per annum
Location: Whitehaven, Cumbria, UK

Casual Activity Staff

Circadian Leisure Trust
Salary: £6.97-£8.21
Location: Bristol, UK

Party Host

Circadian Leisure Trust
Salary: £6.97up to £8.21 per hour
Location: Bristol, UK

Aquatics Manager

Legacy Leisure
Salary: Competitive
Location: Cardiff, UK
training with sports management

Active Lifestyle Apprentice

Circadian Leisure Trust
Salary: Competitive
Location: South Gloucestershire, UK

Duty Manager

Legacy Leisure
Salary: Competitive
Location: Thatcham, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £22,008 per annum
Location: Ealing, London, UK

Fitness Instructor

Vibrant Partnerships
Salary: £20,700-£23,000
Location: Edmonton, London, UK

Sports Manager – Temporary

Wales National Pool Swansea Ltd
Salary: £24,799 pro rata per annum (SCP 26)
Location: Swansea, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £18,305 per annum
Location: Bath, Somerset, Bath, UK

Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)

GLL
Salary: Up to £8.21 per hour
Location: Penrith, Cumbria, UK
lifeguard jobs  swimming teacher jobs  recreation assistant jobs  apprenticeships jobs  personal trainer jobs  Gymnastics Coach jobs  duty manager jobs  assistant manager jobs  general manager jobs  assistant general manager jobs  Customer Services Advisor jobs  Catering Assistant jobs 
More jobs
Opinion
promotion
As an industry, we still underestimate the power of a truly varied fitness regime - and the growing appetite for it, especially among emerging customer segments.
Read more >
Opinion: Collaboration vs aggregation - what’s the difference?

Video Gallery

Wattbike
Introducing two new products to our commercial fleet.
Visit website
More videos

Company profile

Company profile: Matrix Fitness
Matrix strives to offer equipment that will captivate your members, is easy to maintain, and delivers the best return on investment.
Intuitive operations on our complete range of cardio equipment combine technology and entertainment to provide an engaging and challenging workout.
View full profile >
More company profiles

Featured Supplier

Eleiko makes deadlifting more accessible with the Öppen Deadlift Bar
Eleiko, a Swedish weightlifting equipment specialist, is reinforcing its position in the strength and fitness market with the launch of the Öppen Deadlift Bar,
View full details >
More featured suppliers

Diary dates

05-06 Sep 2019
TagusPark, Oeiras, Portugal
21-22 Sep 2019
Locations worldwide,
23-26 Sep 2019
JW Marriott Turnberry Resort & Spa, Miami, United States
15 Oct 2019
Loughborough University, Loughborough, United Kingdom
More diary dates