REview of the route of the cycling race "Tour of Croatia"

Murat, Sven (2015) REview of the route of the cycling race "Tour of Croatia". Bachelor's thesis, Faculty of Science > Department of Geography.

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Abstract

This thesis presents spatial analysis of international cycling race „Tour of Croatia“. By analyzing goals of the race and the possibility of their acomplishments, the success of this sporting event will be determined. Thesis starts with introduction of geographic information systems and consist its definition and application, followed by short explanation of cycling races. Main analysis starts with the brief overview of the current status of goals of the race, followed by comparison of the race route and tourist arrivals on the local level. Further on, by analyzing each of the five race stages through current cycling infrastructure, national beauties possible to present to television viewers (protected area by law) and altitude diffrences, the race goals realization possibility is defined. Conclusion gives an answer to the goals of the race, with positive spatial influence of the race, as there are great possibilites for developing cycling infrastructure and cycling tourism as many national beauties for promotion of the country. Negative side is that route of the race does not pass eastern Croatia, where tourism is the least developed.

Item Type: Thesis (Bachelor's thesis)
Keywords: cycling tourism, bicycle infrastructure, national beauties, Tour of Croatia
Supervisor: Toskić, Aleksandar
Date: 2015
Number of Pages: 30
Subjects: NATURAL SCIENCES > Geography
Divisions: Faculty of Science > Department of Geography
Depositing User: dipl. bib. Ljljana Bajs
Date Deposited: 14 Jan 2016 11:09
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2016 11:09
URI: http://digre.pmf.unizg.hr/id/eprint/4442

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