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Flashcards in Advantages And Disadvantages Of Hosting A Global Sporting Event Deck (8):
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Name 2 sporting benefits of hosting a global sporting event

1. Higher profile for less popular sports
2. More funding for elite sports
3. Inspirational role models created
4. Increases respect and viewership for Paralympic sport
5. Legacy of facilities for sports teams

2

Name 2 sporting drawbacks of hosting a global sporting event

1. Underused facilities after sporting event
2. Limited long term increase in participation
3. Minority sports likely to be sidelined
4. Any deviance is highlighted by the media

3

Name 2 social benefits of hosting a global sporting event

1. Shop window effect - feel good factor if nation does well
2. Volunteering opportunities that bring communities together
3. Legacy impacts - facilities can be used by public to improve public health

4

Name 2 social drawbacks of hosting a global sporting event

1. Locals may be displaced to make room for facilities
2. Limited focus on long term social welfare
3. Benefits felt by minority - not in unurbanised areas
4. Target for a terrorise attack

5

Name 2 economic benefits of hosting a global sporting event

1. Increased national income due to increased tourism spending
2. Employment opportunities
3. New businesses attracted as large economic activity

6

Name 2 economic drawbacks of hosting a global sporting event

1. Bidding process - costs millions to place a bid to host the global sporting event
2. Cost of hosting - build facilities etc...
3. Limited long term job oppotunities

7

Name 2 political benefits of hosting a global sporting event

1. Home team success can raise positive attitude towards the current political party
2. Political cooperation - more likely to agree due to positive atmosphere
3. Positive games - shows political party as efficient

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Name 2 political drawbacks of hosting a global sporting event

1. High cost of games can look bad on GVMT with other national issues needing funding
2. Terrorise - looks bad on GVMT if not controlled
3. Lack of long term legacy can look bad on the current leading party