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Sport Tourism Destinations Issues Analysis by Higham James
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. Divided into four parts, the book systematically covers: Sports tourism destination analysis: applies principles of destination resource analysis to the study of sport tourism destinations Destination planning and development: illustrates the mutually beneficial links between sport, tourism and destination planning.
Destination marketing and management: explores theoretical and applied aspects of sport tourism destination marketing and management Sport tourism impacts and environments: identifies and discusses critical issues of sustainable development at sport tourism destinations Practical case studies in each chapter illustrate and highlight the links between sport tourism theory and practice, making this book a vital resource for lecturers and students alike.
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Sports Tourism in Cyprus: A Study of International Visitors – The Sport Journal
Critical consideration of theoretical and applied aspects of sport tourism in the context of their manifestations in space and time. Management implications and strategies relevant to the sustainable development of sport tourism businesses and destinations.
TOUR explores the considerable and growing intersection between sport and tourism. These are two significant global industries, and the common interests between them have grown enormously in recent years.
Sports Tourism in Cyprus: A Study of International Visitors
Common interests in sport and tourism extend to elite sports competitions, sports mega-events, recreational and participation sports, adventure activities, subcultural sports and the diverse manifestations of sports business. The paper explores key concepts and theories that inform sport and tourism development. Key concepts are applied to manifestations of sport-related tourism, in order to offer critical insights into aspects of sport business and tourism destination management.
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