Organizational nightmare gets off to smooth start

  • 2006-05-10
In hosting the 2006 World Ice Hockey Championship, Riga opened its doors to the biggest tourism spectacle in recent history. Millions of lats have gone into the event, which has welcomed thousands of tourists from across the globe, and a world-class ice arena was built just for the championship. But organizing the event is like running a three-ring circus. Vita Savicka, the PR and marketing officer for this year's World Ice Hockey Championships, spoke with TBT about the highs and lows of managing the tournament, with one week already gone. We are now one week into the tournament. How do you...
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