September/October 2009 | Sports Destination Management

September/October 2009


Sports Destination Management Magazine

September/October 2009

There is an old saying that things and events happen in threes. Be they births, deaths or other random events, the theory is that if one happens it will be followed by two more. I don't necessarily subscribe to this theory of threes, but I have noticed that events in my life tend to happen in bunches - so much so, that I find it hard to write-off as coincidence. Such is the case with the development of this issue.

In this issue

Travel and Transportation Services

BY: Allan Judah

Please imagine this scenario. You are an event owner and your event is due to go live on television in 15 minutes. The cameras are in place and the fans are ready. However, you receive a call that your participants are stuck at the hotel because transportation never arrived. Or, imagine that your judges or scorekeepers are stuck in an airport because of misconnections. more....