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Sporting venues

See below for a selection of the latest books from Sporting venues category. Presented with a red border are the Sporting venues books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Sporting venues books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Sports and Safety Management

Sports and Safety Management

Author: Steve Frosdick, Lynne Walley Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/07/1999

Sport and Safety Management is a comprehensive and practical handbook for all involved with the safe management of sporting events. Disasters such as Hillsborough have concentrated managers' minds on public safety and crowd control at all major events. Sport and Safety Management provides necessary advice and guidance for all such managers. Contributions from leading academics and practitioners in the sports management field, bring together all the strands of research, best practice and advice for managing the safety of all sports stadia. Sport and Safety Management is ideal for practitioners, planners and all those studying or interested in the subject. Whilst focusing on the British experience, this book is an essential source of learning for the international world of public assembly facilities management.

Stadia Arenas and Grandstands Design, Construction and Operation

Stadia Arenas and Grandstands Design, Construction and Operation

Author: P. Thompson Format: Hardback Release Date: 16/04/1998

This book covers the International Concrete Society Conference held at the Cardiff International Arena and will be of interest to architects and planners, facility managers and consultants in the fields of engineering, environmental control and services and leisure managemnet, media facilities and to client organizations planning major sports and 'landmark' stadia.

The Sports Stadium as a Municipal Investment

The Sports Stadium as a Municipal Investment

Author: Dean V. Baim Format: Hardback Release Date: 29/09/1994

This unique book gives a measure of the direct financial costs and benefits to a city of constructing a sports stadium without injecting biases and values into the situation. The literature on the indirect economic impact of these projects is reviewed and discussed. Private and public stadium projects are compared with respect to construction costs, use, and amenities. The work has an introduction that deals with the justification of subsidies, a comparison of ownership plans of the facilities, and a review of the literature. Following this are 15 chapters dealing with individual stadium projects. A summary and analysis of financial and non-financial data are followed by a conclusion.

Sports Turf Science, construction and maintenance

Sports Turf Science, construction and maintenance

Author: V. I. Stewart Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/10/1993

A detailed, practical guide (with the backing of the main UK authorities) to the construction and maintenance of sports grounds.