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The theoretical part of this article presents the meaning of sporting events for the tourism industry and the importance of sporting events at a small scale, as well as heritage sporting events for sustainable development of tourist destinations. The literature review shows that there is a clear...

Author(s)
Malchrowicz-Mośko, E.; Poczta, J.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2018, 10, 11, pp 4289
Abstract

In recent years the emphasis on traditional and indigenous sport as one of the most important way to attract business and sport tourism development has been greatly considered in economic and political goals. Therefore the main purpose of this research was to survey the problems in attracting ...

Author(s)
Niknezhad, M.; Gezelsefloo, H. R.; Chorli, A.; Zafarani, S. G. G.
Publisher
Science Research Publications, Ankara, Turkey
Citation
Research Journal of Sport Sciences, 2016, 4, 2, pp 59-63
Abstract

Breeding and selection of the Lipizzan horses are the primary goal of the Đakovo State Stud Farm. The last few years have been focused on the tourist activity development. An integral part of the socio-economic development objective of Eastern Croatia is certainly the tourist offer and...

Author(s)
Deže, J.; Baban, M.; Ranogajec, L.
Publisher
Croatian Soil Tillage Research Organization (CROSTRO), Osijek, Croatia
Citation
Agriculture in nature and environment protection, 12th International Scientific/Professional Conference, Osijek, Croatia, 27-29 May 2019. Proceedings & Abstracts, 2019, pp 267-271
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This chapter explores the impact of crises and disasters on sport tourism through an examination of the 2001 foot and mouth disease (FMD) outbreak in the UK. The chapter briefly outlines the impact of the FMD on sport and events tourism in the UK before examining the impact on one of the country's...

Author(s)
Miller, G. A.; Ritchie, B. W.
Publisher
Channel View Publications, Clevedon, UK
Citation
Sport tourism: interrelationships, impacts and issues, 2004, pp 206-225
Abstract

The literature on the economic impact of sport tourism is largely dominated by studies on sport events, with a smaller body of work being dedicated to that of active sport tourism. In this paper, four sport tourism activities (golf, windsurfing, horse riding, and scuba diving) being developed in...

Author(s)
Drakakis, P.; Papadaskalopoulos, A.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sport & Tourism, 2014, 19, 3/4, pp 199-231
Abstract

Understanding the sociodemographic characteristics and motivations of participants in contemporary sports events is important for event organizers, host cities and tourist destinations who seek to acquire rights to organise sports events of various types. It is also important to know what functions ...

Author(s)
Malchrowicz-Mośko, E.; Chlebosz, K.
Publisher
MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland
Citation
Sustainability, 2019, 11, 7, pp 2178
Abstract

With their nostalgic connotations, horse-drawn carriages are part of the tourism imaginaries of most cities that are simultaneously sacralized as sustainable ways of transportation and condemned as representations of oppression. This study looks at the sustainable tourism and transport debate,...

Author(s)
Gürsoy, İ. T.
Publisher
Routledge, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2020, 28, 2, pp 204-221
Abstract

Human-mediated seed dispersal is recognised as an important, but under-researched, issue. To assess the potential for tourists to act as unintentional seed dispersal agents, we reviewed published and unpublished data on seed dispersal via clothing, vehicles (cars) and in/on horses and donkeys, all...

Author(s)
Pickering, C.; Mount, A.
Publisher
Routledge Journals, Taylor & Francis, Abingdon, UK
Citation
Journal of Sustainable Tourism, 2010, 18, 2, pp 239-256
Abstract

More people are choosing to include their 'pets' and companion animals in their holidays, but provision for and understanding of nonhuman travellers remain limited. Multispecies tourism provides opportunity for the creation of rich, personally meaningful experiences that are key to satisfaction,...

Author(s)
Dashper, K.
Publisher
Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Tourism Management Perspectives, 2020, 34,
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Koprivnica - križevci County abounds in natural and cultural heritage, which is the basis for development of tourism, and the long tradition of horse breeding and the development of equestrian sports lead to equestrian tourism development. The objective of this study was to determine the status and ...

Author(s)
Nervo, V.; Vrbančić, M.; Horvat, D.; Tušek, T.
Publisher
Croatian Soil Tillage Research Organization, Vukovar, Croatia
Citation
10th International Scientific/Professional Conference, Agriculture in Nature and Environment Protection, 5-7 June 2017, Vukovar, Croatia, 2017, pp 90-93

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