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Economic Development Impacts of 2014 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships

Last Updated on Feb 8, 2013 at 4:39pm | Board of Commissioners

The ICF World Championships represent much more than a simple competition. It is a gathering of nations from around the globe joining together in sport and camaraderie while establishing the legacy of this Olympic-style event.

Dates:  16-21 September 2014

Location:  Adventure Sports Center International,     McHenry, MD, USA

Quick Tidbits:

  • Over 1,500 athletes & team support staff from over 35 countries
  • Worldwide Television exposure via National & International Broadcast
  • 40,000 spectators plus an additional 150,000 at related events
  • $20M in economic impact for the county
  • $9M in advertising value as estimated by major sports marketing firm Encompass International

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http://garrettcounty.org/resources/commissioners/pdf/news/ASCI/Deep-Creek-2014-Economic-Impact.pdf