SportAccord Renews Bronze Partners For Gold Coast

April 26, 2019

SportAccord has confirmed five Bronze Partners for the Gold Coast edition of the World Sport & Business Summit set to take place from 5 – 10 May 2019.

Chuncheongbuk-do Province in South Korea is gaining attention as a centre for martial arts and wilt host the 2019 World Martial Arts Masterships from August 30 to September 6 under the patronage of GAISF.

The Commonwealth Games Federation’s most recent event on Gold Coast was billed as the “Games of Firsts” – historic first-ever medals for five Commonwealth islands and states; an equal number of medals for women and men for the first-time at a global multi-sport Games; and a ground-breaking Reconciliation Action Plan to acknowledge, respect and support Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander communities. The next Commonwealth Games will take place in Birmingham, England in 2022.

The Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance services over 500 members across Canada, including 150 municipalities, 300 national and provincial sport, multi-sport and major games organisations and a variety of other sport and tourism industry partners. Sport tourism is the fastest growing segment of the tourism industry in Canada with approximately $6.8 billion in annual spending by domestic and international visitors.

The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) is the world governing body for basketball.

Visit Victoria is the primary tourism and events company for the State of Victoria in Australia. Since Visit Victoria’s establishment, the region has hosted more than 450 business events, 70 major events and over 180 regional events.