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Global sporting events

Welcome to our special feature on global sporting events

Find out how UK companies have succeeded in winning business at worldwide sporting events. Learn from some of the experts like British Expertise and Sportcal on how best to clinch a deal. You can also see what events are coming up that will allow you to explore some of these opportunities further.

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More than just the Olympics and World Cup from Sportcal

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Winning contracts at sporting events

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Be a supplier for Rio 2016 Olympic Paralympic & games

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Case Studies

Find out how companies including architects, event project managers and trophy makers are making the most of global opportunities to win business overseas.

Camelot Silverware

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AND Architects

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ES Global Ltd

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Upcoming Events

UKTI Global Sports Trade Missions

Date: 1 April 2014 – 31 March 2015

Great Britain House – Football World Cup

Date: 9 June 2014 – 18 July 2014
Location: Brazil

British Business House – Commonwealth Games

Date: 25 July 2014
Location: Glasgow

Sports & Events Tourism Exchange

Date: 28 Oct 2014 – 30 Oct 2014
Location: South Africa