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Sport and tourism.

Sue Glyptis

Sport and tourism.

by Sue Glyptis

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A comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach to public policymaking and planning in the leisure, sport and tourism sectors, this book: examines the theoretical issues underpinning public sector policymaking such as political ideologies, leisure wants, needs, demand and benefits, and human rights in leisure, sport, tourism and culture;. Introduction: Framing sport, events, tourism and regeneration. Nicholas Wise and John Harris. 1. Sports events, tourism, development and regeneration: A perspective from Gulf States of Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Qatar. Joan Henderson. 2. Transforming Brazil: Sporting mega-events, tourism, geography and the need for sustainable regeneration in host cities.

The growth of sport tourism shows no sign of slowing down. It is now believed to be the fastest growing segment within the travel industry. In our new book International Sport Management, 2nd Edition authors Eric Macintosh, Gonzalo Bravo and Ming Li analyse everything from sport governance to organisational culture to the unique aspects of sport business. Sports tourism refers to travel which involves either observing or participating in a sporting event while staying apart from the tourists' usual environment. Sport tourism is a fast-growing sector of the global travel industry and equates to $ billion.

The Journal of Hospitality, Leisure, Sport and Tourism Education (JoHLSTE) is the leading international, peer-reviewed educational journal for this subject grouping. Its aims are to: Its aims are to. South Korea's Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST) is a central government agency responsible for the areas of tourism, culture, art, religion, and sports. It has two vice ministers, three assistant ministers, one commission, and over 60 divisions. The first Minister of Culture was novelist Lee O-young.. Subsidiary entities such as the National Museum, the National Theater, and the Child agency: Cultural Heritage Administration.


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Sport and tourism by Sue Glyptis Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sport Tourism introduces students to the phenomenon of sports tourism--one of the fastest growing niche markets in the $ billion tourism industry. Students will learn to define sport tourism and to apply fundamental marketing principles to competitive and recreational activities in which sport is the primary or secondary attraction.5/5(2).

Written by global experts whose previous collaborations have been integral to the development of the field, the book applies key social science concepts and issues relevant to the academic study of sport and tourism.

This is a ground-breaking text, which: Critically explores the wider manifestations of sport-related tourism and mobilityCited by: 1. A coherent and comprehensive coverage of sports tourism as seen as a component sector of the tourism industry.

About the Author Dr James Higham has published many papers on this topics and also working on a co-authored book titled Sport Tourism Development, which will be published by Channel View publications in midCited by: A handbook for professionals, a textbook for academics, and a highly readable introduction for anyone interested in sport-related travel, Sport and Adventure Tourism is an essential guide for /5(2).

The convergence of heritage, sport and tourism involves many different and diverse fields, including sport tourism, heritage tourism, sport management, and sports geography. This book will serve the needs of students, researchers, industry practitioners in these fields, as well as those interested in sport heritage as a tourist attraction.

This book was first published as a special issue of the Journal of Sport by: From football fans to kayaking, Sports Tourism Destinations: issues, opportunities and analysis examines the planning, development and management of sport tourism destinations. With contributions from international experts, this book looks at the dramatic effects sports tourism has on the economy and future of tourism destinations.

Sport, Leisure and Tourism is a practical guide to finding information, encouraging readers to make active use of libraries in their research.

This book provides readers with an understanding of the major information search tools which are available. In setting the foundation for this book, the unique qualities of sport as a tourist attraction are presented and discussed theoretically.

It then addresses in six chapters central themes of sport tourism /5(2). ing on the term water tourism, for the intent of this book, the phrase “water-based tourism, sport, leisure, and recreation experiences” has been coined. In doing this, recognition is given to the overlap among tourism, sport, recreation, and leisure as well as to the diversity in water resources that may be used for the former.

Such waterFile Size: KB. term ‘sports tourism’ should be used, along with the focus on diverse and heterogeneous activities that this implies. Sports Tourism Behaviours and Sports Events The conceptual discussion above leads in to a discussion about areas for research and un-derstanding in sports tourism.

My own book (co-authored with Chris Bull), following anCited by: 7. This is one of the many conclusions of this report which was prepared for the First World Conference on Sport and Tourism jointly organized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and developing a theoretical framework for the system of Sport and Tourism and analysing the future trends of sport and sports tourism this report.

Book Description. Sport heritage is increasingly being recognised as a potent instigator of tourism; be it touring a historic stadium, visiting a sports hall of fame, or participating in a sport fantasy camp, tourists now have a vast array of locations and options to experience the sporting past.

Abstract: Sport and Tourism are two driving forces for the promotion and sustainable economic development of tourism destinations. To better understand the links between tourism and sport and to increase the awareness of the benefits of their joint contributions, UNWTO and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) jointly organized the First World Conference on Sport and Tourism in Barcelona.

Presentations --Sport and tourism to stimulate development --Economic impact of the Olympic Games on tourism --Infrastructure for sport and tourism --Sport as part of leisure tourism --Tourism, sport and culture --Tourism, sport and the environment --Tourism, sport and human resources --Impact of sport events on tourism image A study on tourist demand for Pahlevani and Zoorkhanei rituals as ancient Iranian sport Maryam Masaeli, Neda Torabi Farsani & Mohammad Mortazavi Pages: This is a comprehensive and informative book written especially for new and inexperienced researchers in the fields of leisure, sport and tourism, both full.

1 Understanding Sport Tourism The Importance of Sport Tourism Sport tourism is a significant element in world tourism, and has become a highly competitive. Browse the list of issues and latest articles from Journal of Sport & Tourism. List of issues Volume 24 Volume 23 Volume 22 Volume 21 Volume 20 Volume 19 Volume 18 Volume 17 Volume 16 Volume 15 Volume 14 Volume 13 Sports and adventure tourism appear to be growing as more and more people recognise the health benefits of active holidays.

Ritchie () suggests that sport can contribute between 1 and 2 per cent of an industrialised country's GDP, and that 20 per cent of trips in countries such as Britain can be directly related to sports participation. Tourism and travelling is expected to grow by five percent each year up to ; the forecast for sports tourism is ten percent per year.

Cities and regions across the globe are presently entered. Jamaica Is In - Sport and Tourism is a collection of articles written over a seven-year period focusing on sport, tourism and sport tourism and how each has evolved in developing countries like Jamaica. The articles feature perspectives that stir thoughts and initiate actions to maximize opportunities for Jamaica as a sport tourism : Carole Beckford.The question of what is known about sport tourism includes a review and critique of the literature in the three domains of sport tourism: active sport tourism, which refers to people who travel to.Sport, tourism, and authenticity \/ Tom Hinch and James Higham -- Adventure sport tourism in rural revitalisation- an ethnographic evaluation \/ Carla A.

Costa and Laurence Chalip -- Insights from role theory: understanding golf tourism \/ Heather J. Gibson and Lori Pennington-Gray -- An examination of the determinants of golf travelers.