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Sports Tourism: The importance of mega-sporting events

Sports Tourism: The importance of mega-sporting events

13th Jul 2011 Focus

Visa has launched a new report illustrating the positive impact of mega-sporting events and the influence they have on tourism spending in the event host countries. Among the first organisations to note the increasing important of mega-sporting events to tourism was World Sports Tourism Congress, which will be examining the impact of the phenomenon during the Rugby World Cup later this year.