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Cycling - 20 Nov 2017 - Events
With 3041 spectators, beautiful sunshine and world class Cyclo-Cross Sunday’s 4th leg of the Telenet UCI Cyclo-Cross World Cup Bogense 2017 was a big success for Cross Denmark - a collaboration between North Funen Business and Tourism, Sport Event Denmark, Sport Event Funen, Danish Cycling Union and UCI, the International Cycling Union.
Various - 15 Nov 2017 - Agency
Laureus World Sports Awards, the world’s most prestigious global sports awards ceremony, has appointed sport and entertainment consultancy, Clifford French, to implement a UK communications and influencer campaign.
Various - 15 Nov 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention is delighted to reveal an inaugural joint workshop between LawAccord and CityAccord focused on Host City Agreements during the Convention.
Various - 13 Nov 2017 - Events
13 November 2017, London – Ben Ladkin, General Manager of Arsenal Media Group, has joined an exciting list of speakers for SportsCast, the first event of its kind to focus exclusively on enhancing and monetising the digital experience for the modern sports fan.
Various - 13 Nov 2017 - Federations & NOCs
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Sir Ben Ainslie, four-time Olympic Gold Medallist & Team Principal, as well as Skipper of Britain’s America’s Cup Challenger, Land Rover BAR, led the way as an innovator of sustainability at this year’s 11th edition of the IF Forum which took place in Lausanne.
Basketball - 10 Nov 2017 - Media
“El Clásico”, the world famous rivalry featuring Real Madrid and FC Barcelona Lassa will be widely broadcasted internationally this coming Sunday, 12th of November 2017,  at 6:30 pm (GMT+1). The game will be aired in 144 countries all around the globe and will reach a new milestone as its first ever international social media live streaming. 
Various - 10 Nov 2017 - Events
Following on the success of the Global Sports Impact Event Studies Programme in 2017, Sportcal announced today at the IF Forum in Lausanne, Switzerland that ‘Sustainability’ has been added as a key pillar to the GSI Event Studies Programme for 2018.
Boxing - 10 Nov 2017 - Media
Fight Sports has a packed live schedule this weekend, with two consecutive days of the LIVE International Judo Federation’s Open World Heavyweight Championships, as well as the LIVE HBO Boxing Middleweight clash between former World Champion Daniel Jacobs and Luis Arias.
Tennis - 07 Nov 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Tennis Europe has announced that after more than 20 years of service with the organisation, Olli Mäenpää has departed from the role of Chief Executive Officer to pursue opportunities elsewhere.
Various - 07 Nov 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention is delighted to confirm Sportcal, a world-leading provider of sports marketing intelligence, and Yutang Sports, the premier sports marketing platform in China, will host workshops revealing breaking news and insights from recent studies.
Archery - 06 Nov 2017 - Events
The 2017 Hyundai World Archery Championships took place in Mexico City on 15 to 22 October 2017.
University sports - 03 Nov 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Prague, 03 November 2017 – The Federation of International University Sport (FISU) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC), pledging to establish closer cooperation between the two organisations. 
Olympics - 03 Nov 2017 - Events
With the Winter Games in PyeongChang only 100 days away, the excitement around the Olympic sites is beginning to build. Winter is approaching in the Korean mountains and athletes from many countries are currently testing the venues in Korea.  
Business - 01 Nov 2017 - Events
Host City 2017 is only one month away, but it is not too late to secure your place at this year's leading gathering of city representatives; event organisers and rightsholders and industry services and suppliers.
Business - 01 Nov 2017 - Sponsorship
It’s time to start working on your entries for The UK Sponsorship Awards (UKSA), the independent, most highly-prized and respected Sponsorship Awards rewarding excellence and most crucially effectiveness across all markets and sectors.
Business - 31 Oct 2017 - Events
Laurent Puons, chief executive of SPORTEL, reviews the 2017 edition of the convention in Monaco
Paralympics - 27 Oct 2017 - Media rights
The EBU has secured the rights to the PyeongChang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games and Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games thanks to a new deal with the International Paralympics Committee (IPC).
Conferences - 26 Oct 2017 - Events
“This years’ convention exceeded our expectations with 3,045 participants, 1,048 companies representing 78 countries and 23,5% new companies” announced Laurent Puons, CEO of SPORTELMonaco the Sports Marketing & Media Convention held in Monaco this week.
Business - 25 Oct 2017 - Sponsorship
NEW YORK (October 24, 2017) – Today, global lifestyle marketing agency MKTG announced the release of an in-depth, state-of-the-consumer study of nearly 3,000 American consumers called DECODING 2.0.
Business - 25 Oct 2017 - Events
During the SPORTEL Awards Ceremony, which took place in Monaco, were announced the winners of the Georges Bertellotti Golden Podium Competition, the Advertising Prize Christian Blachas Prize and The Sports Book Prize Renaud de Laborderie. They respectively rewarded the world most beautiful sports images and the best sports books of the year.
Business - 24 Oct 2017 - Events
London 24th October 2017 - Last night, TV Sports Awards 2017 (TVSA) honoured the best achievements from the sport media industry. Golden Boy was awarded to the best young footballer Kylian Mbappé.
Business - 23 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Global sports sponsorship is set to achieve $44 billion in 2017 with strong growth projected to continue in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region as well as other parts of the world, including Europe and the USA. On top of this, the global spending powerof Millennials is $2.5 trillion annually with 95% saying they will switch to a brand with a good cause.
Ice hockey - 20 Oct 2017 - Stadia & venues
The sports hub of Lausanne is receiving a new sports complex, including an ice hockey arena for the home club as well as a swimming pool with diving area for the 2020 Youth Olympic Games. The construction of the new sports facility will take a total of two years. To allow the team from the National League A hockey club to continue training and hosting competitive games as usual during the two-year construction phase, NUSSLI created a temporary ice hockey arena.
Conferences - 17 Oct 2017 - Events
Sports industry in India has undergone a dramatic shift in the past 20 years and is on the path to becoming a sporting nation. In an attempt to accentuate the government’s vision to create a sustainable sporting ecosystem in India and to deliberate on the positive steps, The Times of India will hosts the ‘2nd Global Sports Business Show’ on 16th - 17th - 18th November’17 in Mumbai.
Conferences - 16 Oct 2017 - Events
Kevin Mayer, Wendie Renard and Mélina Robert-Michon will join a long list of sports personalities attending the 2017 SPORTEL Awards!
Business - 16 Oct 2017 - Media
This exclusive survey of rights holders and key industry professionals looks at how sports organizations are dealing with increased demand for content, changes in consumption habits and ferocious competition for audience share.
Conferences - 16 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Making choices can be tricky when it comes to selecting which events to attend for organisations involved in the business of sport. With so much to consider, as well as Asia-Pacific set to overtake Europe in sponsorship spend, organisations who want to ensure they make the most from their investments, should register and become involved in the SportAccord Convention 2018 to be held in Bangkok, Thailand.
Business - 13 Oct 2017 - Events
SportsHosts is an Australian start up with lofty ambitions - to change the way we engage with the world, both at home and whilst travelling.
Aquatics - 12 Oct 2017 - Federations & NOCs
LEN Executive Director Paulo Frischknecht leaves his position, Gianni Minervini to head the LEN Office.
University sports - 11 Oct 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Napoli, 11 October, 2017 - With under two years to go until the 2019 Summer Universiade, FISU President Oleg Matytsin and Secretary General/CEO Eric Saintrond visited Naples and Rome to discuss the course of preparations and pledged to work closely with the Organising Committee to “invest in efficient and creative solutions”.
Business - 11 Oct 2017 - Events
The world’s most innovative event owners, organisers and hosts continue to join the speaker line-up for Host City 2017 in Glasgow on 28 and 29 November.
Skiing - 11 Oct 2017 - Events
The focal point of the competitive event will undoubtedly be the 55-meter ski slope that will send the many competing participants out on a 25-meter jump, during which they will deliver the most spectacular and stylish tricks possible.
Business - 11 Oct 2017 - Media
OTT and the changing face of sports consumption. 
Various - 11 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Recognised as one of the most influential sports business leaders in Los Angeles having played a significant role in bids for almost every major sporting event that has been brought to the region in the last three decades, David Simon, President of the Lost Angeles Sports Council will co-chair CityAccord and City-to-City at the SportAccord Convention in Bangkok, Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018.
Skiing - 10 Oct 2017 - Events
Lahti2017 delivered a truly holistic impact for the city of Lahti, and for Finland as a whole, creating a blueprint for the hosting of future sporting events, according to Sportcal’s latest Global Sports Impact Events Study. Read the key findings here.
Skiing - 09 Oct 2017 - Events
Lahti2017 delivered a truly holistic impact for the city of Lahti, and for Finland as a whole, creating a blueprint for the hosting of future sporting events, according to Sportcal’s latest Global Sports Impact Events Study.
Business - 09 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – SportAccord Convention today is delighted to welcome Host City onboard as the Official Event Development Partner for its sixteenth edition, set to take place at the Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre in Thailand from 15 – 20 April 2018.
Athletics - 06 Oct 2017 - Events
On Sunday 8 October the Royal Parks Half Marathon, presented by Royal Bank of Canada will celebrate its tenth year when a capacity field of 16,000 runners take to the capital for the 2017 event. 
Various - 05 Oct 2017 - Events
Lausanne, 5 October 2017 – Today in Lausanne more than 130 representatives of international organisations, the International Olympic Committee (IOC), international sports federations (IFs) and civil society discussed strategies and possible forms of collaboration to implement the Sustainable Development Goals through sport.
Waterskiing - 05 Oct 2017 - Events
Chinese National Day celebrations was a perfect background for the 47th World Cup Stop of the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF) where the first class Shanghai BiHai Jinsha Water Park was again the venue for this international Cable driven Wakeboard and Jump event which attracted athletes from 29 countries.
Tennis - 04 Oct 2017 - Media
WTA Media, a partnership between the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) and Perform Group, has collaborated with Imagen to create an online broadcast content distribution portal, enabling their broadcast partners to access the very latest high-resolution footage from the worldwide professional tennis tour for women.
Darts - 04 Oct 2017 - Events
In the fall of 2021 the Danish city, Esbjerg will be the capital of darts when they host the WDF World Cup.
Business - 04 Oct 2017 - Events
The official Money In Sport Conference Programme has been released! The conference will be taking place on the Gold Coast, Australia from November 12th to 14th, 2017 and attracts leading figures from the Asia-Pacific region. 
Soccer - 03 Oct 2017 - Education
As of 2nd October 2017, the International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES) has officially opened the application process for the 19th edition (2018-2019) of the FIFA Master.
Business - 03 Oct 2017 - Events
The world’s most innovative event owners, organisers and hosts continue to join the speaker line-up for Host City 2017 in Glasgow on 28 and 29 November.
Various - 03 Oct 2017 - Events
LAUSANNE, Switzerland – Sir Ben Ainslie, four-time Olympic Gold Medallist & Team Principal, as well as Skipper of Britain’s America’s Cup Challenger, Land Rover BAR, will give the keynote on 8 November 2017 at the eleventh edition of the International Federation (IF) Forum focused on Sustainability. 
University sports - 02 Oct 2017 - Federations & NOCs
Lausanne, October 2, 2017 – The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has launched an online platform for potential host cities to the Summer and Winter Universiades, as well as the World University Championships series.  
Sailing - 02 Oct 2017 - Events
We can't remove every piece of plastic from the sea. That task is too big. However, we can make sure that no waste ends up in the ocean during the Hempel Sailing World Championships next year in Aarhus, Denmark.
Waterskiing - 26 Sep 2017 - Events
Since the foundation of the People’s Republic of China on October 1st 1949, the first week of that month has become one of the world’s biggest national celebrations. The Shanghai Tourism Festival organisers expect over ten million visitors this time. Once again, the International Waterski & Wakeboard Federation (IWWF), using the Rixen Cable system, will bring its World Cup Series back to Shanghai’s Bihai Jinsha Water Park in the city’s Fengxian District.
Aquatics - 26 Sep 2017 - Federations & NOCs
All powerhouses join the show 
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