What is a mega geocaching event?

What is a mega geocaching event?

Geocaching Mega Event A Mega-Event cache is an Event Cache that is attended by 500+ people. These large events attract geocachers from all over the world and are often held annually.

What was the first geocaching mega event?

The first international Mega-Event was the Geocaching Multi Event (GC10A6Q) in the Netherlands on April 14, 2007. The Giga-Event icon was first introduced on April 22, 2014. The first Giga-Event was Project MUNICH2014 (GC4K089) in Germany on August 16, 2014.

What is a giga-event?

Giga-Event classification. A Giga-Event Cache is a geocaching event attended by 5000 or more people. Giga-Events are the largest of the Event Cache types, and feature excellent social activities for geocachers attending from all over the world.

What is mega event example?

Major or large-scale sporting events can also be known as mega events if they have an international market and are organized by a special ‘authority’. Examples include the Olympic Games, the World Cup of football, and the Super Bowl.

What is an example of a Hallmark event?

Hallmark events have extensive media coverage, usually international or national and generate wide spread economic, social and cultural benefits to the region. Examples include: Groovin’ the Moo and the Australia vs England Netball Test Match.

What is a life cycle event?

A life cycle is a course of events that brings a new product into existence and follows its growth into a mature product and eventual critical mass and decline.

What is the primary function of a hallmark event?

A primary function of the hallmark event is to provide the host community with an opportunity to secure high prominence in the tourism market place. However, international or regional prominence may be gained with significant social and environmental costs.

What is the difference between a major event and a mega event?

The distinction between an event and a mega-event is essentially one of size. Mega-events are larger than regular events.