2019 Sports Tourism Trends Survey for Host Destinations

For more than a decade, SportsEvents Magazine has been conducting one of the most extensive industry research studies for the sports events market. Please help us by answering this brief survey with your best available data. Your best estimates are fine and just leave blanks if the response is unknown.
 
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* 1. What size market is your destination?

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* 2. How many total sports events (market to market events) were held in you area?

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* 3. What was the approximate total economic impact for your 2019 events?

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* 4. How many total athletes participated in events hosted in your area?

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* 5. How many total sporting venues/facilities are located in your area?

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* 6. In 2019, 

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* 7. (Forecast) For 2020, 

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* 8. What factors do sports events planners consider in selecting your destination

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Quality and availability of appropriate sporting venues
Event fee
Number of available hotel rooms
Proximity of hotel rooms to sports venues
Price of available hotel rooms
Availability of a convention/civic center or arena
Number of restaurants near hotels/venues
Availability of area attractions
Ease of driveability
Ease of air transportation
Organization and size of local volunteer base
History of hosting similar events

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* 9. Your Comments About... (optional, of course)

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* 10. What is your expectation for the growth of the sports events market in your destination over the next 18 months?

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* 11. Are there any industry trends that are a concern for you?

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* 12. Are there any other industry related comments, suggestions, or concerns that you would like to share?

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* 13. Check which may apply. (Should you be chosen as a winner, we will contact you for your mailing address.)

May we contact you for further information if needed for the survey?

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* 14. Contact Information

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