The events that take place all around the year offer a variety of activities. One can never get bored, if one spares a little bit of time from one’s life in the experiencing of such events. Each year hundreds of events are held ranging from sports to world class fashion shows. These events are arranged at different locations all around the year. But indeed there are some events which are location specific. Every year millions of people travel around the world to witness these events.
In fact these events which are held all around the calendar play a vital role in the economics of a country or the location where they are scheduled to be held. Each year billions of dollars are spent in the arrangement and the advertisement of such events. The events which are indeed the most costly are the football events. From the start of 2012, a number of spectacular events have already taken place, but the best are still to come. Below is the list of top 10 upcoming sports events of 2012.
10. The European Judo Championship (April)
This championship is organized each year by the organization of the judo sports. The head quarter of this organization is in Europe. Since the 1950’s this organization has been arranging this championship in which the best judo players and champions participate. The first championship was held in Paris and this year it is scheduled to be held in Chelyabinsk (Russia).
9. The World Race Walking Cup (May)
This cup is held every year by the International association of Athletes. This event has been organized since the 1960,s and is one of the most witnessed sports event. The women athletes were also included in the cup after the 1970’s and since then they have been participating actively in this world cup.
8. The 2012 World Expo (May12)
This event is more like an international exposition which is scheduled to be held this year in South Korea. The major theme of the event for this year is based on the development and the protection of the oceans and coasts. The organizers expect that this year more than 100 countries will participate in this noble event.
7. The Century’s last Transit of the Planet Venus (2nd in the history of the universe) (June)
This is the event in which the planet Venus passes directly between the Earth and the Sun. This is the 2nd time in the history of the universe that this event is going to occur and we all are indeed lucky that we would get a chance to witness this great and rare event.
6. 2012 Summer Olympics (July)
Olympics are indeed the time when the best meet the rest. This year it is going to happen again in the Summer Olympics which would be held in London. The main reason for the selection of London to host this major event is the effective transportation system of the city that would be able to manage the inflow of spectators from all around the world.
5. The Mission of Mars Science Laboratory (August)
This mission was initiated by NASA which would land on the planet Mars in the month of August. The new thing about this mission are the special devices and a new robot named Rover that would go around and collect data on the planet Mars. This event would indeed be a major breakthrough in the course of space history.
4. FIFA Futsal World Cup Thailand 2012 (November)
This major event would be the 7th among the previous world cups. It is expected to take place in the start of November. The teams would be divided into 6 groups and there would be a number of qualifying rounds. This event is indeed a must see for the football fans.
3. International Accordion Festival (October)
This event is more like a three day festival of food, hip hop and all the best music. This event is held annually to celebrate the growing diversity in music. Each year thousands of individuals come to experience this event. The specialty of this event is the L.A music.
2. UEFA Euro 2012 (June)
This major football event is most commonly known as Euro 2012 and is no doubt one of the most anticipated events of 2012. In this championship a selected number of best teams play which are sanctioned by the UEFA committee. The final phase of the tournament will be hosted by Ukraine and Poland this year.
1. The Australian Football league
This is the most high profile and most awaited event of 2012 as it is the time when one experiences the highest level of tuff and professional gaming in the Australian Rules Foot Ball. The league which arranges this event was found more than 100 years back and since then it has been working for the advancement in sports. This league is the most awaited league in Australia and is witnessed by millions each year.