ASBA announces 2016 Technical Meeting

January 23, 2016

FOREST HILL, MD – The American Sports Builders Association (ASBA), the trade association for those involved in the design, construction and supply of materials for athletic facilities, has announced that its annual Technical Meeting will be held December 2-6, 2016, in Amelia Island, Florida.

The meeting, which includes technical programming for industry members who work with facilities for tennis, track and field, sports fields and indoor and outdoor athletic facilities, is expected to generate record attendance.

The Technical Meeting offers an outstanding trade show with products and services for the sports facility construction industry. The show, the site of receptions, meals and other gatherings, is easily one of the most popular aspects of the Technical Meeting. There will also be meetings of ASBA’s committees and task forces, and chances to become involved with association projects, publications and more. Additional activities, such as the golf and tennis tournaments, provide further opportunities to spend time with industry colleagues.

The meeting will include the opportunity for individuals to take the ASBA’s certification exams to become a Certified Tennis Court Builder, Certified Track Builder or Certified Field Builder. It will additionally include the much-awaited announcement of the winners of the association’s annual Awards Program.

The site of the meeting is the Omni Amelia Island Plantation Resort in Amelia Island, Florida, a full-service hotel on 1,350 acres at the tip of a barrier island just off the Northeast Florida coast. The resort features a fully-equipped conference center, oceanfront accommodations, pools, championship golf, a full-service spa and multiple dining options.

Full information and registration details for the ASBA Technical Meeting will be released shortly. ASBA members will receive this information automatically; all others may request information by contacting the Association at its headquarters via phone, 866-501-ASBA (2722) or 410-730-9595, fax 410-730-8833, or by e-mail at [email protected]. Information is also available at

The ASBA is a non-profit association helping designers, builders, owners, operators and users understand quality athletic facility construction. The Association sponsors informative meetings, publishes newsletters, books and technical construction guidelines and keeps its members updated on the latest developments in the industry.