SEARCH   
MEMBER LOGIN    

Sports Facilities in the UK: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Sports Facilities Market Research Report | SIC R93.110 | May 2014

On the right track: Industry operators benefit from a return in sport-related discretionary spending

IBISWorld’s Sports Facilities market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Wembley National Stadium Limited Wembley National Stadium Limited market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
£3bn
Annual Growth 10-15
2.1%
Annual Growth 15-20
Purchase to read more
Profit
Purchase to read more
Employment
104,600
Businesses
3,231
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Sports Facilities industry contains two main types of sports facilities: large, professional sports venues and stadiums where many people are able to view professional sporting events; and smaller, local sports venues that may or may not have spectator seating and where members of the public can participate in sporting and other activities. A wide range of professional and amateur sports groups use these facilities, usually leasing them from the owners or operators. A range of entertainment, cultural and other events can also be hosted in the industry's establishments.

During the five years through 2014-15, the industry benefited from rising health awareness and increasing demand for major sporting venues leading up to and during the Olympics... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

Renting and leasing of facilities

The main source of revenue received across the Sports Facilities industry is for the rental and leasing of sports stadiums, venues and facilities to sports clubs, event management companies and other cultural and entertainment services organisations. Rental agreements can include a single day or night for a one-off event or rental to sports clubs and other companies for short-term and long-term periods, and for several years or seasons. This segment is estimated to account for 44% of industry revenue in 2014-15, up from about 41% in 2008-09, as corporate box revenue has decreased and government funding and donations have decreased in response to tighter economic conditions... purchase to read more

 


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Sports Facilities Industry?

Firms within this industry operate facilities for indoor or outdoor sports events. These facilities and stadiums may be open, closed or covered, and may or may not have spectator seating. These firms carry out the organisation and operation of outdoor and indoor sports events for professionals or amateurs, using their own facilities. The industry also includes managing and providing staff to operate these facilities.

Industry Products
Corporate box leasingTicketingRental and leasing of facilitiesFood and beveragesMerchandiseGrants and donations
 
Industry Activities
Football, hockey, cricket and rugby stadium operationCar, dog and horse racetrack operationSwimming pool and stadium operationTrack and field stadium operationWinter sports arena and stadium operationIce hockey arena operationBoxing arena operationGolf course operationBowling lane operationTennis and squash court operation


View Sample
Quote
Select Clients