Item Summary - Mega Events: How 2012 led to 2017

Mega Events: How 2012 led to 2017


An important factor in successful bidding for large events is a track record, and the winning of the bid for the 2012 Games, undoubtedly, contributed to London being awarded the 2017 World Athletics Championships. This case study explores the contrasting examples of London and Doha in bidding for such events.


Author(s)Elesa Zehndorfer
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Resource typeCase studies and discussion starters
ThemeThe Olympics and PoliticsThe Olympics Impact and legacy,
KeywordsUKOER OER Doha 2017 World Athletics Championships Bidding for events
Date created2012
RADAR Collection2012 Legacies for Learning
LicenceCreative Commons Licence
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 UK: England and Wales License, except where otherwise noted within the resource.

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