Select Committee on Culture, Media and Sport Minutes of Evidence


APPENDIX 1

WORLD CLASS EVENTS

REVIEW OF GRANT ALLOCATIONS

World Class Events 1999-2000
Date
Venue
Award
Status
1999 World Cross Country Championships
27-29 March 1999
Belfast
£100,000
Staged *
1999 European Junior Badminton Championships
3-10 April 1999
Glasgow
£72,973
Staged *
1999 World Orienteering World Championship
1-8 August 1999
Inverness
£100,000
Staged *
1999 Europe Class European Championships—
  
  
  
  
Sailing
10-17 July 1999
Hayling Island
£14,470
Staged *
1999 Junior European Target Championships—
  
  
  
  
Archery
9-14 August 1999
Lilleshall
£9,060
Staged *
1999 World Disabled Water Ski-ing Championships
25-28 August 1999
Heron Lake
£29,757
Staged *
1999 European Show Jumping Championships
24-28 August 1999
Hickstead
£304,121
Staged *
1999 World and Euro Junior Eventing
9-12 September 1999
Belfast
£22,735
Staged *
1999 World Judo Championships
7-10 October 1999
Birmingham NIA
£315,000
Staged
1999 World Indoor Climbing Championships
3-5 December 1999
Birmingham NIA
£46,7000
Staged
1999 European Sports Aerobics
3-5 December 1999
Birmingham NEC
£22,500
Staged
2000 Pre-Olympic and European Amateur Boxing
  
 
  
  
Championships
19-25 March 2000
Liverpool St. George's Hall
£63,400
Staged
2000 Women's Pre-Olympic Hockey Qualifying
  
  
  
  
Championships
23 March- 2 April 2000
Milton Keynes
£75,000
Staged
Bidding Costs 1999-2000   
£241,696
 
Total Committed
£1,417,412
  
  
  


  *  transferred from home country Sports Councils

World Class Events 2000-2001Date VenueAward Status
2000 World Curling Championships1-9 April 2000 Glasgow Braehead£100,000 Staged **
2000 International Modern Pentathlon Event 8-9 April 2000Millfield School £12,000Staged **
2000 World Indoor Bowls Singles Ladies and Mens 12-16 April 2000Belfast £17,362Staged **
2000 European Senior Badminton Championships 21-30 April 2000Glasgow Kelvin Hall £76,000Staged **
2000 Finn World Cup—Sailing7-16 June 2000 Weymouth£9,355 Staged
2000 Marathon Canoe World Cup15-16 July 2000 Stockton-on- Tees£20,000 Staged **
2000 Spar European Athletics Cup15-16 July 2000 Gateshead Stadium£162,300 Staged
2000 World Netball Youth Cup15-29 July 2000 Cardiff UWIC & CIA£36,400 Staged **
2000 European Young Riders Championship 23-27 August 2000Hartpury College £100,000Staged **
2000 World Track Championships Cycling 25-29 October 2000Manchester Nat. Centre £189,541Award
2000 Rugby League World Cup28 October— 25 November 2000 UK Wide£350,000 Award
2000 World Gymnastics Grand Prix Finals 7-11 December 2000Glasgow £56,000Award
2001 European Top Twelve Table TennisJanuary 2001 Cardiff£3,100 Award **
Bidding Costs 2000-2001April 2000- March 2001   £25,925   
Total Committed£1,157,983        

  **  events transferred to UK Sport in 1999.

December 2000


 
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