Document Type : Research Paper


1 Ph. D. Student of Sport Management, Teharn North Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran

2 Professor Faculty of physical Educationin, Payame Noor University, Tehran, Iran

3 Assistant Professor of physical education department, Tehran North Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran

4 Professor in Sport Management, Islamic Azad University, Science and Reserch Branch, Trhran, Iran


The purpose of this study was to analyze the factors affecting the development of Tehran's sports environment and present appropriate strategies with emphasis on resistance economy. The research method was mixed. Therefore, the qualitative part of the research is based on the grounded theory and the required data is collected through semi-structured interviews with experts by purposeful sampling method. Data were analyzed after the three coding steps according to the proposed model of Strauss and Corbin (1998). Quantitative Survey-Based Survey in a Target Community of 370 managers, club staff, and sports service providers in Tehran who were selected by cluster, stratified and random sampling. The face validity of the questionnaire was evaluated by experts. Its content validity was assessed by factor analysis. The data were analyzed by confirmatory factor analysis and one sample t-test using Amos and spss software. The findings of the study indicate a strong influence on the index of attraction of capital in sport. Therefore, indicators such as empowering specialists, combating corruption in sports, drafting laws, updating and strengthening sports engineering, and government support for the presence of the private sector in the development of sports spaces have been other effective strategies to address the central phenomenon. According to the results, it can be said that the condition of all identified and effective factors in the development of the sports environment is in moderate condition.


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