Published On: Wed, May 6th, 2015

Shortlist Revealed for European Sport Tourism Awards 2015

A6London-3-1The shortlist has been announced for the Shannon Group European Sport Tourism Awards which attracted over 200 nominations from across Europe and Ireland. The 15 categories are designed to celebrate and reward innovation and achievement from events, destinations and venues which have made outstanding contributions to the sport tourism industry across Europe.

A winner in each category will be chosen from the shortlist by a judging panel made up of industry experts including Pol O Conghaile, travel editor with the Irish Independent, Miriam Kennedy Failte Ireland, Andrew Murphy Shannon Group, Mike Laflin Sportcal and Mark O’Connell W2 Consulting.

The award winners will be announced at the Shannon Group European Sport Tourism Awards Ceremony on Thursday 14th May in King Johns Castle, Limerick. MC at the event will be Dave McIntyre, Newstalk ‘Off the Ball’, TV3, Setanta Sports and Sky Sports commentator who will also discuss the Rugby World Cup 2015 with past & present Ireland Rugby Captains Keith Wood & Paul O’Connell