Lecturer in Sport and Leisure Management, Nottingham Trent University
Seth I. Kirby is a Lecturer in Sport and Leisure Management in the School of Science and Technology, Nottingham Trent University, UK. His research interests are broad and include topics such as events, sports management, legacy, regeneration, leveraging and sustainability. Seth’s research activity is linked to exploring critical issues and perspectives in events and sports, with a particular focus on mega-sporting event hosting communities.
After much deliberation over whether spectators would be allowed, a new COVID-19 state of emergency in Japan sealed the deal: this years Olympic Games will have no domestic or foreign spectators. Despite this, the Tokyo...