Popular Sports Facility Under New Management
8 Dec, 2014
Canlan Ice Sports Corp. Selected to Manage the SportONE Parkview Fieldhouse
Canlan Ice Sports Corp. (TSX: ICE) is pleased to announce that effective immediately, Canlan Ice Sports (USA) Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canlan Ice Sports Corp., has entered into a long term agreement to manage the full operations of the SportONE Parkview Fieldhouse in Fort Wayne, Indiana on behalf of Side Out Development LLC.
The SportONE Parkview Fieldhouse is a 57,000 sq. ft. state of the art multi-purpose sports facility that has fast become one of the premier indoor sports destinations for competitions, leagues, tournaments and camps. It consists of:
Dual-purpose hardwood-floor courts configurable for up to 6 High-School-Regulation sized Basketball Courts or 8 Volleyball Courts
Bleacher Spectator Seating
Sports Performance Area
4 Outdoor Smooth Fine-Sand Volleyball Courts
"We are very pleased with the opportunity to manage this sports facility, which nicely complements our SportONE/Parkview Icehouse which we acquired earlier this year. This is yet another significant milestone for Canlan in Fort Wayne, further demonstrating our commitment to this wonderful community", stated Joey St-Aubin, Canlan's President & CEO. "Our goal has always been to provide the best sports and recreational experience for the residents of Fort Wayne. We feel the management of the SportONE Parkview Fieldhouse aligns nicely with this strategy."
Andy Norton, Side Out development Partner, said "We are excited to have Canlan be a part of the SportONE Parkview Fieldhouse team.
Their expertise in recreation facility management and established systems, policies and procedures will help us more efficiently deliver our volleyball and basketball programs, and enhance customer service to all of our program participants."
About Canlan: Canlan Ice Sports Corp. is the North American leader in the development, operations and ownership of ice rink and multi-purpose recreation facilities. Canlan is the largest private sector owner and operator of recreational ice sports facilities in North America and currently own and/or manage 19 facilities in Canada and the United States with 55 ice surfaces, as well as indoor soccer fields, ball diamonds, curling rinks, basketball courts and volleyball courts. To learn more about Canlan please visit ww.icesports.com.
Canlan Ice Sports Corp. is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "ICE."