News: Recreation

Mountain tourism report calls for use of big data and new technologies

A report jointly developed by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAQ) and the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) shows that mountain tourism accounts for between nine and 16% of all…

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May 26, 2023 Environment / Parks / Recreation / Technology / Tourism /


Red Paddle Co attains B Corp certification

International paddle board brand Red Paddle Co has announced that it has attained B Corp certification, joining the growing group of organisations that are committed to prioritising the…

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May 24, 2023 Environment / Recreation /


Parks and Leisure Australia partners with World Urban Parks to present International Congress on Sustainable Places, Spaces, People and Habitats

Parks and Leisure Australia (PLA) is this year partners with World Urban Parks to expand its annual conference as the Joint International Congress on Sustainable Places, Spaces, People…

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Apr 22, 2023 Environment / Parks / Play / Recreation /


Crystal Lagoons to bring man-made beaches to Saudi Arabian desert

US-based multinational innovation company, Crystal Lagoons has partnered with the A'amal Group in a new mega deal to develop real estate, hospitality, and Public Access Lagoons (PALs)…

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Apr 14, 2023 Aquatics / Hospitality / Recreation / Sport / Venues /


World Athletics invites the globe to get active on Kids’ Athletics Day 2023

With today (Friday 7th April) Marking World Health Day, World Athletics is inviting kids across the world to ‘Move, Play, Explore’ in advance of Kids’ Athletics Day 2023…

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Apr 7, 2023 Events / Recreation / Sport /


Adventure Travel Trade Association to stage first summit in Asia

The Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) is counting down to its 2023 Adventure Travel World Summit (ATWS), with the event being held in Asia for the first time - signalling the…

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Apr 5, 2023 Attractions / Environment / Recreation / Tourism /


World Active unveils charter and manifesto ahead of inaugural FIBO meeting

World Active - the new representative group representing the fitness and physical activity sector around the globe - has announced the finalisation of its charter, which it plans to adopt…

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Mar 31, 2023 Fitness / Recreation / Wellness /


45-metre suspended ladder and zipline attraction opened at Saudi Arabia’s AlUla heritage site

Saudi Arabia’s AlUla region has opened the ‘The AlUla Stairway‘ a first of its kind attraction in the Arabian Gulf featuring a 45-metre suspended ladder and zipline. The…

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Mar 15, 2023 Attractions / Recreation / Safety / Tourism /



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