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A newer opportunity for sport promotion specialists is the distribution of game content via live webcasts of major sporting events.
Baseball bygones: going soft on hardball.
True Competition eBook
Finding fun, excitement, interest, pleasure, and satisfaction-all forms of intrinsic motivation-in the process of contesting will help guard against decompetition. But what evokes and sustains intrinsic motivation?
Research Methods and Design in Sport Management
Case studies typically explore, describe, illustrate, or explain a selected phenomenon in sport management.
Research Methods and Design in Sport Management eBook
For a sport manager, one of the most challenging stages of the research process is the initial selection of a problem or topic to explore.
ACSM's Health/Fitness Facility Standards and Guidelines-4th Edition
Risk management refers to the practices and systems that businesses put in place to reduce or limit their exposure to potential liability and financial loss.
Security Management for Sports and Special Events
Safety and security concerns are not unique to the United States. Countries across all continents have created, developed, and maintained safety and security organizations, policies, and procedures to address security issues and enhance the safety of their citizens.
Safer Beaches eBook
Beach flags are becoming more popular throughout the world, particularly at surf beaches.
Long-Term Athlete Development
Hill (as cited in Hill & Simons, 1989) described specialization as athletes limiting participation to a single sport, which they train for and compete in on a year-round basis.
Contemporary Sport Management 5th Edition eBook With Web Study Guide
Pitts and Stotlar (2007) observed that the world of sport is growing rapidly. This growth is reflected not only in the introduction of many new sports but also in the increasing number of opportunities to participate in sports and activities, an upsurge in the number and variety of sport-related publications and social media platforms, enhanced mass media exposure and source publicity of sporting activities, growth in the number and types of sport facilities and events, increased interest in
A natural outgrowth of associations between individual franchises, leagues have enhanced the viability and stability of their professional sports by providing structure and ensuring an even field for competition.