LEISURE AT THE REGIONAL/NATIONAL SCALE: CASE STUDY OF A NATIONAL SPORTS LEAGUE

Research assignment: What is the hierarchy of where teams are located in a national sports league? What could be the relationship between team location and the residence of its supporters?
Choose one national sports league and research where the teams are located. Is there a hierarchy involved?

1.Produce a map of the country chosen and show the location of the teams of the national sports league chosen. Find out if there is a relationship between certain variables so that a hierarchy can be chosen; for example, is there a relationship between the size of cities and the location of the teams?
2.Using your internet research skills, find out if there is a relationship between the location of the teams and the residence of its supporters. Use examples to prove or disprove this relationship.




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Here is an odd example of how supporters of a particular team can be found in very unussual places.