A warm breeze whirls around me, drenched with the scent of sea salt and sweet citrus blossoms. Not surprising, given that among the many things it’s celebrated for, the Amalfi Coast is renowned for its lemon groves. Stretching just over 43 miles south of Naples around the Sorrento Peninsula, its small fishing villages and charming towns are strung together along a sliver of stunning coastline that appears from the water to be magically suspended on steep terraces, caught between the shimmering blue-green sea and the azure sky.
The biggest names in the Middle East sporting community will gather for the Sports Industry Awards as the event returns for its eighth edition. SPIA recognizes the achievements of individuals, organizations, facilities and campaigns that contributed to the development of sport in the region.