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World Leisure headquarters relocates to Spain

World Leisure headquarters relocates to Spain
February 20, 2015

For the first time in its almost 60 years of history, the headquarters of the World Leisure Organisation are to be located outside of North America.

To be located in the Institute of Leisure Studies at the University of Deusto in Bilbao, Spain, the Secretariat will be headed by Dr. Cristina Ortega Nuere as World Leisure Chief Operating Officer.

Dr Ortega Nuere, Director of the Leisure Studies Institute within the University’s Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, will lead a team formed by Estibaliz Crespo, Organisation Manager; Leire Zarate, Program Development and Nagore Solar, Communication and Events Specialist.

Fernando Bayón, Senior Researcher at the University’s Institute of Leisure Studies, will serve as the link between World Leisure and the Institute.

For more information email secretariat@worldleisure.org, www.worldleisure.org

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3rd December 2011 - PLAYGROUND INITIATIVE WINS WORLD LEISURE INNOVATION PRIZE 

19th November 2010 - FORGET LEISURE: FOCUS ON THE EXPERIENCE INDUSTRY 

6th September 2010 - SYDNEY FOR ALL PROJECT WINS WORLD LEISURE AWARD

22nd February 2010 - WORLD LEISURE INTERNATIONAL INNOVATION PRIZE  

7th January 2010 - STUDY ON DISABILITY PARTICIPATION IN SPORT AND RECREATION 

11th February 2010 - WORLD LEISURE CONGRESS HEADS TO KOREA

3rd April 2009 - WORLD LEISURE ANNOUNCES FUTURE STRATEGY


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