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Four Australian and New Zealand cities compete in 2016 Ultimate Sports City Awards

Four Australian and New Zealand cities compete in 2016 Ultimate Sports City Awards
January 22, 2016

Auckland, Gold Coast, Melbourne and Sydney have all been shortlisted for SportBusiness International’s Ultimate Sports City of 2016.

The four cities will compete against 26 other global cities which have made the cut. The 2016 awards are based on each city’s major events calendars between 2012 and 2020.

The reigning 2014 Ultimate Sports City is London. Melbourne won the title in 2006, 2008 and 2010.

Shortlisted cities will be evaluated on a range of criteria including: venues, transport and infrastructure, accommodation, government and public support and security.

The top five cities in each category will be announced in March and the overall winner and category winners announced at the SportAccord Convention in Switzerland in April. 

Click here for details of the SportAccord Convention in Australasian Leisure Management industry Calendar.

Image: Melbourne Olympic Park by night.

11th April 2014 - AUCKLAND AND MELBOURNE SHARE MAJOR HONOURS AT ULTIMATE SPORTS CITIES AWARDS


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