19K Constraints and Facilitators of Sport Event Participation: Exploring a New Cultural Context

We explore physical activity participation in Qatar and challenge the assumption that access to, and experiences of, sport events are universal. We find that sport participation is an amalgam of constraining and facilitating factors and that cultural norm, political agendas, and geography affect physical activity participation in our context.



Citation:

Rana Sobh, Kevin Filo, and Millie Kennely (2019) ,"19K Constraints and Facilitators of Sport Event Participation: Exploring a New Cultural Context", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 47, eds. Rajesh Bagchi, Lauren Block, and Leonard Lee, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: 992-992.

Authors

Rana Sobh, Qatar University, Qatar
Kevin Filo, Griffith University, Australia
Millie Kennely, Griffith University, Australia



Volume

NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 47 | 2019



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