Will the 2024 Olympics become an impetus to the popularity of breakdancing in China?

breakdancing in China

On December 7, 2020, the International Olympic Committee held a meeting and agreed to add four major events including breakdancing, skateboarding, surfing, and rock climbing to the Olympic Games. In the movie “Eight Minutes in Paris” shown at the closing ceremony of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, breakdancing was first introduced on the stage of […]

How Olympic games contributed to the popularity of skateboarding in China

skateboarding in China

Skateboarding is a culture, a way of life, and of course a big industry. The sport has been in China for more than 20 years. Over the last few years, street cultures such as rap, hip hop dance and skateboarding have flourished in China, and fashion brands such as Nike, Vans and Palace have become […]

Market Tidbits transcript #7: How and why China’s fitness industry is transforming

China's fitness industry

Allison Malmsten: Hello and welcome to this week’s episode of Market Tidbits. This week we focus on China’s fitness industry and how it has changed over the last few years. This week, I’m super excited to talk about the topic of China’s fitness industry. I’m joined by Steffi Noel, a project manager at daxue consulting […]

Is the football market in China reaching Xi’s aspirations?

Football market in China

In 2011, then Chinese vice president and lifelong football fan, Xi Jinping announced his 3 world cups dream. That being for China to host, qualify for, and eventually win a World Cup. Fast forward a few years, Xi is now the president of the country and Chinese authorities have set their sights on becoming a global football […]

Martial arts in China: an old market driven by new opportunities | Daxue Consulting

Martial arts in China

Martial arts in China have been practiced for thousands of years. Today, with Consumers’ newfound leisure spending, their practice is at the highest in its history. Given China’s rapid evolution in all sectors, we investigated the many new dynamics reshaping this rather traditional market.  A booming market – factors for the success of martial arts in […]

Sport industry in China: Tennis in China

Sport industry in China

Sport industry in China: Tennis in China The Sport industry in China has more and more potential for potential investors as the growing Chinese middle class is generally eager for more sport news and programs. This article discussed what has been the impact of Li Na’s success to the Sport industry in China. Sport industry […]