Global Sport Tourism Awards – Shortlist 2016

The following represents the shortlist for the 2016 Global Sport Tourism Awards. Congratulations to those who have made the shortlist and we look forward to seeing you at World Travel Market, London for the announcement of the overall winners.

Global Sports Tourism Awards Shortlist

1. OVERALL GLOBAL SPORT TOURISM IMPACT
– Aer Lingus College Football Classic
– EventScotland
– London & Partners
– Slovenian Tourist Board

2. SPORT TOURISM CITY
– Baku – Azerbaijan
– Cardiff – Wales
– Glasgow – Scotland
– Limerick – Ireland
– London – England

3. SPORT TOURISM TOWN
– Bled – Slovenia
– Fort William – Scotland
– Kranjska Gora – Slovenia
– Roth – Germany
– Westport – Ireland

4. SPORT TOURISM INNOVATION
– Cardiff ‘Ball in the Wall’ – Rugby World Cup 2015
– Gozo Sports Festival, Malta
– Quest Adventure Series
– The Race – Irelands Ultimate Endurance Event
– Thomas Cook Sport Terrace

5. SPORT TOURISM DESTINATION MARKETING
– Boyne Valley Tourism – Ireland
– Catalan Tourist Board – Catalonia
– VISITFLANDERS – Belgium
– Welcome to Yorkshire – England

6. SPORT TOURISM DIGITAL MARKETING
– Sensible Answers / Red Bull
– Welcome to Yorkshire/Tour de Yorkshire
– Kick Advertising & Design / Flow & Manchester United FC

7. SPORT TOURISM SPONSORSHIP
– Aer Lingus – College Football Classic, Dublin
– Flow – Manchester United F.C
– SKODA – Tour de France

8. SPORT TOURISM MAJOR EVENT

– Aer Lingus College Football Classic 2016
– Baku 2015 1st European Games
– Rugby World Cup 2015, England
– The Tour of Britain 2016
– Tour de Yorkshire 2016

9. SPORT TOURISM MASS PARTICIPATION EVENT
– CPH Half Marathon – Denmark
– Dingle Marathon – Ireland
– Dragon Ride L’Etape Wales by Le Tour de France – Wales
– Great Dublin Bike Ride – Ireland
– World Half Marathon Championship – Wales

Register to attend Awards Ceremony at Global Sport Tourism Summit at WTM London on Monday 7th November – Register free here