Sport Tourism Products

  • Sport Volunteering

    1st Edition

    By Russell Hoye, Graham Cuskelly, Chris Auld, Pam Kappelides, Katie Misener

    Volunteers are central to sport at all levels, from mega-events to grassroots clubs. Sport Volunteering is a definitive guide to the issues associated with managing volunteers in sport. The book focuses on the psychology of the voluntary experience, the challenges inherent in managing a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15
    Routledge

  • Sport, Events, Tourism and Regeneration

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Wise, John Harris

    Investments in sport, events and tourism in cities and wider regions are part of nascent regeneration strategies linked to transitioning economic bases and place images. While it is important to consider physical regeneration, there is a range of subsequent benefits and opportunities brought about…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge

  • Events, Places and Societies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Wise, John Harris

    Events can be synonymous with a particular place, helping shape and promote a location. Given the rise of the global events industry, this book uncovers how events impact upon places and societies, looking at a range of different events and geographical scales. Geographers are concerned with how…

    Hardback – 2019-04-10
    Routledge

  • Active Sport Tourism

    Global Insights and Future Directions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Heather J. Gibson, Matthew Lamont, Millicent Kennelly, Richard J. Buning

    This volume serves to expand theory-driven understandings of active sport tourism by showcasing five empirical studies examining a variety of active sport tourism contexts. These include table tennis at the World Veteran’s Championships, ultramarathon, running/cycling/triathlon, skiing/snowboarding…

    Hardback – 2019-02-19
    Routledge

  • Lifestyle Sports and Public Policy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel Turner, Sandro Carnicelli

    Lifestyle Sports and Public Policy is the first book to develop a comprehensive understanding of the interplay between lifestyle sports and the public policy environment which frames and regulates them. Drawing on a wide range of lifestyle sports from across the globe, including parkour,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • International Sports Volunteering

    1st Edition

    Edited by Angela M. Benson, Nicholas Wise

    Sport volunteering is becoming an increasingly popular motive for international travel. Many tourism organisations now advertise sport volunteering projects, with colleges and universities also offering students the opportunity to participate in similar projects abroad. This is the first book to…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Sustainable Surfing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory Borne, Jess Ponting

    Whilst being an ambiguous and contested concept, sustainability has become one of the twenty-first century’s most pervasive ideas, as humanity’s increasing impact on the environment, as well as increasing social and economic inequalities, have local and global consequences. Surfing is a globally…

    Paperback – 2019-01-18
    Routledge

  • Sport’s Relationship with Other Leisure Industries

    Historical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Litherland, Dion Georgiou

    This innovative and timely volume of essays critically interrogates the shared histories between sport and a variety of leisure, entertainment and cultural pursuits. Sport’s Relationship with Other Leisure Industries: Historical perspectives spans the bowling greens of early modern England to the…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Leisure and the Politics of the Environment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Louise Mansfield, Belinda Wheaton

    Within leisure studies there is a growing awareness and intensifying conscience about the potential environmental threat posed by the continued and unmanaged economic growth and development of sport, tourism and leisure. This collection brings together explicit discussions from a range of fields…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge

  • Surfing and Sustainability

    1st Edition

    By Gregory Borne

    Surfing and Sustainability presents a new way of understanding the impact of surfing on the environment, society and the economy, providing important insights into the field of sustainability and arguing that the activity of surfing offers a unique opportunity to explore the ambiguity of…

    Hardback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Mega-event Cities: Urban Legacies of Global Sports Events

    1st Edition

    By Valerie Viehoff, Gavin Poynter

    Mega-events represent an important moment in the life of a city, providing a useful lens through which we may analyse their cultural, social, political and economic development. In the wake of the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC’s) concerns about ’gigantism’ and wider public concerns about…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Cycling Futures

    From Research into Practice, 1st Edition

    By Regine Gerike, John Parkin

    Pointing the way to the future of research and development in relation to cycling as a mode of transport, this book investigates some of the significant recent developments in the technology, provision for, and take up of cycling in various parts of the world. Tensions at the heart of the nature of…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge

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