Tag Archives: AtoZAquatics

In-Park Spending

In-park spending is crucial to any outdoor waterpark or aquatic center’s financial success.  It’s also the biggest driver of revenue next to season pass sales and daily admission rates.  Operators typically use the word “per cap” to determine the total amount a guest pays on each visit to their park, which includes the combined amount […]

Inlet Design

The often overlooked, sometimes misunderstood, but ever important system of return inlets in a swimming pool is a critical function of the complete pool water circulation system.  It may seem obvious, but for the everyday lap swimmer or child splashing in the leisure pool, the details of how the pool water is kept sanitary and […]

Hazardous Materials

One of the major challenges with keeping pools safe and healthy is the need for hazardous materials to be on-site, manly chlorine and acid.  This creates two major concerns.  The first is the need to store these materials, the second is making sure operators handle them properly. The amount of hazardous material that is allowed […]

Heating

Pool heating is a requirement for all indoor pools and for outdoor pools that extend their season past the traditional summer season.  When heating potentially hundreds of thousands of gallons of water, pool water heating can be a significant expense.  Pool heating can come from a variety of sources and we will look at some […]

Guest Service

Maximizing the experience of your waterpark’s guests should be of primary importance to you and your team.  After all, waterpark operators exist to provide safe, clean, friendly and fun aquatic experiences for their guests of all ages.  Through the analysis of those three years’ worth of survey and reports, I found that waterpark guests typically […]