Survey of Sports Tourism in Trenggalek Regency Based on the Work Program of the Indonesian National Sports Committee
Keywords: Sports Tourism, Trenggalek Regency
AbstractThe purpose of this research is to find out the Sports Tourism Survey in Trenggalek Regency Based on the Work Program of the Indonesian National Sports Committee. This research is a type of qualitative research. Using the survey method. Data collection techniques using observation, interviews, and documentation. The results showed that in carrying out the authorities, duties and responsibilities of the Trenggalek Regency KONI, it received budget support from grants from the Trenggalek Regency Regional Government through the Trenggalek Regency Youth and Sports Education Office. The budget is managed in its use, namely for the secretariat of the Trenggalek Regency KONI, the programs of the Trenggalek Regency KONI and the main program of sports branch organizations. With the budget grants obtained, KONI Trenggalek Regency is trying to maximize the programs that have been planned. Based on the results of the research and discussion related to the evaluation of sport tourism policies in Trenggalek Regency, the researchers can conclude that the development of sport tourism in Trenggalek Regency is hampered due to the co-19 pandemic. Various events that were scheduled to be held were cancelled. Various infrastructures in sport tourism destinations in Trenggalek Regency are in the rehabilitation stage and some are hampered due to budget constraints. The sports tourism development program in Trenggalek Regency is still unclear because currently Trenggalek Regency is only focused on fostering outstanding athletes and limited human resources in managing sport tourism in Trenggalek Regency. Sports tourism brings many benefits to the community's economy. Through sport tourism, regions can promote according to their potential so that a good marketing effect appears to invite tourists and investors in that direction. Sports tourism has proven to be able to build community pride and trust in their area. Sports tourism as infrastructure strengthening, through sports tourism events, to repair and build roads. Therefore, the development of sports tourism in an area cannot be carried out alone by an agency, organization or group. Various elements must work together to unite the vision and mission to develop sport tourism in Trenggalek Regency.