Summer Olympic Games

Posted by Yusuf on August 5th, 2014 — Posted in News

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A few decades ago it was impossible to speak of the formed area in the geography of tourism, such as sports tourism. Before travel, for example, to skiing, were not so massive, and yes equipping ski areas left much to be desired. Today we might call the sports tourism event held. Of particular interest to tourists often travel in the winter to ski resorts. The extensive geography of tourism and has special sporting events. Winter and Summer Olympic Games, the IOC Session and the world championships in soccer and hockey are the biggest sporting events, so they have an important place in international tourism.

In addition, there are other championships, Europe, America and Asia in various sports. Fans of these sports are ready to lay out thousands of dollars on trips to places of events. Given type of tourism encompasses two main categories of travel: the participants of events – athletes and officials, spectators. The first group generates relatively little tourist traffic, the second group includes Numerous tourists are able to multiply the normal for this time of arrivals in a particular country. Particularly clearly expressed by an increase in tourist traffic in Olympic years, as well as during for the world championships in soccer and hockey. The most significant sporting events – the Olympic Games. Fans of these events sometimes travel thousands of miles to enjoy the performance of their favorite team or athlete. Practice shows that tourism has a significant impact on the choice of venue for the Olympic Games.

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