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Impacto de Eventos Deportivos: El Caso del Campeonato de España de Natación Pontevedra 2011 (Impact of Sport Events: The Case of the Swimming Championship in Spain Pontevedra 2011)

International Journal of Sports Law & Management 18, 72-91

20 Pages Posted: 23 Feb 2013  

Belia Méndez Rial

University of Vigo

Patricio Sánchez-Fernández

University of Vigo

Ángel Barajas

University of Vigo - Faculty of Business Administration and Tourism; National Research University Higher School of Economics - International Laboratory of Intangible-driven Economy

Date Written: March 1, 2012

Abstract

La presente comunicación surge con el objetivo de analizar los efectos de la celebración de un evento deportivo en una localidad. En concreto, se presta atención al impacto económico de la celebración en el municipio de Pontevedra del XVII Campeonato de España "Open" de Invierno Master de Natación en enero de 2011. Paralelamente se analiza el perfil de los asistentes a este evento desde un punto de vista del perfil de “turista deportivo” a partir de la realización de una encuesta específica para el evento.

The aim of this study consist of analyzing the effects of the celebration of a sport event in a location. In particular, attention is paid to the economic impact of the celebration in the municipality of Pontevedra of the XVII Winter Masters Spanish “Open” Swimming Championship in January 2011. Moreover it analyzes the profile of the assistants to this event from a point of view of the “sport tourist” acording to a specific survey carried out for the event.

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Keywords: eventos deportivos, impacto, natación, Pontevedra, turismo, sports events, impact, swimming, tourism

JEL Classification: L83, O18

Suggested Citation

Méndez Rial, Belia and Sánchez-Fernández, Patricio and Barajas, Ángel, Impacto de Eventos Deportivos: El Caso del Campeonato de España de Natación Pontevedra 2011 (Impact of Sport Events: The Case of the Swimming Championship in Spain Pontevedra 2011) (March 1, 2012). International Journal of Sports Law & Management 18, 72-91. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2221262

Belia Méndez Rial

University of Vigo ( email )

E.U. de Enx. Técn. Industrial.
Vigo, Pontevedra E-36200
Spain

Patricio Sánchez-Fernández

University of Vigo ( email )

Faculty of Business Administration and Tourism
Ourense, Ourense 32004
Spain
+34988368700 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.webs.uvigo.es/patricio

Ángel Barajas Alonso (Contact Author)

University of Vigo - Faculty of Business Administration and Tourism ( email )

Campus as Lagoas
Ourense, Ourense 32004
Spain
0034 988368713 (Phone)
0034 988368923 (Fax)

National Research University Higher School of Economics - International Laboratory of Intangible-driven Economy ( email )

Lebedeva,27
Perm, Perm 614070
Russia

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