Dale Sheehan – Director, Capacity Building and Executive Education
Without a doubt, the COVID19 global pandemic has impacted every country, industry and person. The world of sport is no different. The cost of cancelled sporting events is unprecedented. Many prestigious and internationally renowned events have run for over a century, uninterrupted except for the World Wars. This situation is different. Sports are facing an uncertain and precarious future. A sport without paying fans and athletes batting against an unknown virus is a combination of a knockout punch, an own net goal and trying to find a football in a dark stadium.