Application of judo principles to event management experiences of London 2012

Callan, Mike (2017) Application of judo principles to event management experiences of London 2012. In: Mega Events Footprints; Past, Present and Future. Engenho, Rio de Janeiro, pp. 959-975. ISBN 9788569153023

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Abstract

This paper considers the application of three principles of judo to the planning and delivery of the function of International Federation Services Group Leader – Judo, London Olympic and Paralympic Games 2012. Those being; the principle of softness, the principle of maximum efficiency and the principle of mutual benefit. These principles of judo were applied to the management of the event. Example related to management of information, human resources and operations are presented. Reflection on lessons learned are presented.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: judo principles, management, London 2012
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure > GV557 Sports
Divisions: Departments > Sport Development and Management
Depositing User: Mike Callan
Date Deposited: 18 Jan 2018 15:22
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2018 15:22
URI: http://eprints.chi.ac.uk/id/eprint/3039

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