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Research question: This study examines the impact of traveling for different sport participation purposes on subjective well-being. It extends previous research by distinguishing between different participation purposes and investigating travel distances for each purpose. Research methods: Survey...

Author(s)
Wicker, P.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
European Sport Management Quarterly, 2020, 20, 3, pp 385-402
Abstract

Past research indicated that understanding tourist participation could assist in predicting tourists' psychological and behavioural outcomes. However, few studies have explored tourist participation from the perspectives of serious and casual participation. By extending theories of serious and...

Author(s)
Tsaur ShengHshiung; Huang ChungChing
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2020, 23, 2, pp 217-232
Abstract

The purposes of this study were to examine (a) similarities and differences in constraints to and constraint negotiation for masters games (MG) participation, and (b) the relationships among constraints, constraint negotiation, and intention to participate in the World Masters Games 2021 Kansai,...

Author(s)
Ito, E.; Kono, S.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sport & Tourism, 2019, 23, 2/3, pp 63-77
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The present article aims at exploring the concept of ill-being by setting a typology of tourism experiences and the associated forms of ill-being. A qualitative study was conducted on 31 French-speaking tourists. It reveals different types of tourism experiences (commercial/non-commercial) and...

Author(s)
Abbes, I.; Bouslama, H.; Zemni, R.
Publisher
Routledge, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Travel & Tourism Marketing, 2019, 36, 8, pp 928-940
Abstract

The negotiation thesis offers a framework for understanding the participation decision making of tourists. Unlike previous studies that investigate the causal relationship between constraints and tourists' revisit intention, this study identified distinct segments of ski tourist based on the...

Author(s)
Vassiliadis, C. A.; Bellou, V.; Priporas, C. V.; Andronikidis, A.
Publisher
Sage Publications Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Research, 2018, 42, 5, pp 716-739
Abstract

Socially responsible tourism (SRT), a viable alternative to mass tourism, promotes local communities. SRT evolved from sustainable tourism and ecotourism when the original focus on the environment expanded to include a concern for the well-being of local communities. Past studies have shown that ...

Author(s)
Duplaisir, H.; Latkova, P.; Wilson, J.; Everette, M.
Publisher
Common Ground Research Networks, Champaign, USA
Citation
Journal of Tourism and Leisure Studies, 2018, 3, 3/4, pp 1-19
Abstract

Volunteer tourism, as an alternative to mass tourism, has grown significantly since the 1970s, sparking a growing research interest in the subject. However, little research has been conducted about Asian volunteer tourists. The purpose of this study is to compare the strength of perceived...

Author(s)
Lee SeungWoo [Lee, S. W. J. ]; Kim HyeLin [Kim, H. L. L. ]
Publisher
Wiley, Chichester, UK
Citation
International Journal of Tourism Research, 2018, 20, 2, pp 182-190
Abstract

This study examined sampling limitations when tourists' own mobile phones are used for visitor monitoring in a protected area. In Nikko National Park, Japan, we collected GPS tracking information from respondents' mobile phones and investigated sociodemographic attributes of participants and...

Author(s)
Miyasaka, T.; Oba, A.; Akasaka, M.; Tsuchiya, T.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis, Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Journal of Leisure Research, 2018, 49, 3/5, pp 298-310
Abstract

Sport tourism research shows that most tourists who are runners are highly motivated to seek novelty. This inclination towards novelty-seeking causes runners to be less likely to revisit the same event and location on a regular basis. To improve the market sustainability of recurring running...

Author(s)
Seo WonJae; Lewin, L. A.; Moon BoRa; Moon BoYoung
Publisher
Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Citation
South African Journal for Research in Sport, Physical Education and Recreation, 2018, 40, 3, pp 105-120
Abstract

Inherent in most definitions of adventure tourism is the fact that it takes place in natural outdoor settings. Yet, the influence of this setting on the behaviour of adventure tourism consumers has yet to be adequately addressed. This study, therefore, investigates the relative strength and nature...

Author(s)
Giddy, J. K.; Webb, N. L.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Current Issues in Tourism, 2018, 21, 18, pp 2124-2138

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