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ATPI Becomes Official Tour Partner For Playon's At Soccer Sevens Tournament

Wed 24th May 2017 | Marketing & PR

Global sports travel management agency ATPI Sports Events, part of the ATPI Group, has been appointed to manage the travel arrangements for Playon’s team participating in the 2017 Soccer Sevens.

Playon’s tournament debut in Hong Kong will feature names such as ex-England stars Emile Heskey and David James as well as Scottish defender Colin Hendry and Dutch icon Regi Blinker.

The international seven-a-side football tournament held annually in Hong Kong sees teams made up mostly of academy squads from clubs in Europe who compete against players from leagues across Asia. 

The ATPI Sports Events team will be responsible for the management of travel arrangements for Playon including flights and hotels bookings and on the ground transportation with on-site project management for the duration of the tournament.

ATPI Sports Events has extensive experience in managing team and tournament travel programmes for Premier League, Championship and National football teams.

Kate Suddards, Head of Sports at ATPI Sports Events commented: “The ATPI Sports Events team working with Playon are experts in tour travel management and logistics.

“Working with an experienced provider is key to ensuring the delivery of an efficient and successful travel programme, in what can be a changeable environment.

“Our global network of 100 offices, including Hong Kong, means we can utilise our local knowledge of the market and connections to ensure the most efficient delivery for our clients”

Viv Anderson, Founder, Playon commented: “Appointing ATPI Sports Events to manage the logistics for our team travel to this year’s Soccer Sevens has been integral to the success of our participation in the tournament.

“The team’s understanding of our requirements, coupled with their on the ground support is invaluable and we’re looking forward to a successful working relationship and success in Hong Kong.”

For more information please visit www.atpi.com

Posted by: Aaron Gourley 

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