Hong Kong Rugby Union appoints Keith Prowse Travel (KPT) as Official Travel Agent (OTA) for the 2018 Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens, expanding their territories to include Australasia and the Americas.
The appointment cements KPT’s stronghold in the global event travel industry.
“KPT has been one of the key HK7s’ OTA’s for over 30 years, this year, we are pleased to expand their scope to include Australasia and the Americas.
Hong Kong Sevens is one of the biggest events for overseas travellers to Hong Kong, and we are very pleased to continue our long term partnership with Keith Prowse Travel.” Alexandra Staff, Head of Legal & Corporate Sales, Hong Kong Rugby Union.
As one of the world’s iconic sporting events, the HK Sevens Tournament, from 7-9 April 2017, is played in front of more than 120, 000 spectators. The carnival atmosphere attracts some of the world’s best rugby players and thousands of fans from every corner of the globe.
KPT is now expanding their sales reach into both Asia and the USA, where the interest in rugby sevens continues to grow. With the biggest sporting event in the world only months away, Rio will showcase the fast paced game to unparalleled audience numbers further enhancing the rapid growth in player numbers and spectators.
“We are delighted to continue our relationship with HKR. The Sevens Tournament is on the bucket list for many rugby and sporting fans and our tours, with a range of price points and optional extras, deliver an unmatched lifetime experience.
The ability to expand our sales territories is an exciting addition into our sales channels and allows us to support our international growth.”
Daniel Morahan, Managing Director, Keith Prowse Travel.
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