Updates from W2

Shannon Foynes Port Company related activity hits €1.9bn mark in a year – W2 Consulting Economic Impact Assessment reveals

W2 Consulting presented the findings of an independent economic impact assessment before the report was formally launched by Minister of State for Tourism and Sport The annual economic impact of Shannon Foynes Port Company (SFPC) related activity has reached €1.9bn – equivalent to 1% of Ireland’s entire GDP –  an…

Global Sport Tourism Summit at WTM London

A new Global Sport Tourism Summit will be launched at World Travel Market London 2016, the leading global event for the travel industry, in association with sport tourism company W2 Consulting. Taking place on the first day of WTM London (7 November), the inaugural Global Sport Tourism Summit at WTM…

W2 Consulting Report reveal Munster GAA Return on Investment in Coaching

The Munster GAA Return on Coaching Investment Survey,  commissioned by the provincial council and undertaken by W2 Consulting highlighted that for every euro spent on the sector on 2015, there was a yield of €15.27, accounting for over €3 more than in 2011 where the last survey was completed. Presented at the…

W2 Consulting Partner to International Conference: Sport, More than a Game

W2 Consulting in partnership with the School of Management, Swansea University, European Institute of Identities, International Dynamic Destinations, Populous Architects and Edward Coaches present ‘Gwlad, Gwlad’: Sport, More than a Game, an International conference  exploring the relationship between Place, Identities & Sport. Hosted by the School of Management at Swansea…

Proud Partners to the W2 Foundation

W2 Consulting were proud to be a Supporting Partner at the recent W2 Foundation ‘An Irish Night in London‘. The event,  on the ten year anniversary of the W2 Foundation, was hosted on the eve of the England v Ireland RBS 6Nations Championship 2016. The night was truly a celebration of the…

Invest Tipperary

The promotion of Tipperary for domestic and international investment will be reenergised when a new not-for-profit entity, Invest Tipperary, was formally launched in Thurles. Invest Tipperary is a coming together of business representatives from across the county who will oversee the creation of key marketing assets – from a dynamic…

Ireland jumps 11 places in Global Sports Impact Report

Sportcal announced  the results of the Global Sports Cities and Nations Index 2015 this week at the World Travel Market, London. Ireland was the highest climber overall, moving up 11 places to 49th on the Global Nations Index 2015, thanks to being awarded the World Field Archery Championships for 2016…

National Mass Participation Sport Tourism Monitor

The first W2 Consulting National Sport Tourism Monitor examines the impact of Sport Tourism across Ireland.  The report is based on data analysis of a national sport tourism survey of 1044 event participants who took part in range of events and sports disciplines in 2015.  This first National Sport Tourism…

Sportcal to present Global Sports Cities & Nations Index 2015 at World Travel Market London

Sportcal, the leading provider of news and intelligence to the global sports industry, will be announcing its latest edition of the Global Sports Cities and Nations Index at the World Travel Market in London on November 3rd. The World Travel Market is the leading global event for the travel industry…

Sport Tourism at WTM London

W2 Consulting will host the sport tourism discussions at World Travel Market next week with 50,000 tourism professionals attending the global event.  The Sport Tourism discussion will take place on Tuesday 3rd November at the Excel Centre London where the future trends in Sport Tourism created by W2 Consulting will be…