PROFESSIONAL SPORTS TRAVEL MANAGEMENT

providing a global service

As part of our acquisition of Travel Management Group plc in 2016 we brought in its expert professional sports travel management division TMG Sport who have been delivering tailored sports travel solutions since 1986.

OUR EXPERTISE

Gray Dawes Sport (formerly TMG Sport) are the specialist professional sports travel trading division of Gray Dawes Group with expertise in the planning and management of travel for professional sporting clubs and associations.

Since 1986 we have built an enviable reputation for providing thoroughly professional and comprehensive travel services to professional clubs and associations as well a individual sports men and women.

 

HERE ARE THE TEAMS WE’VE PROVIDED FOR …

Aberdeen, AFC Telford, Aidrie, Arsenal, Aston Villa, Birmingham City, Blackburn Rovers, Bolton Wanderers, Charlton Atheltic, Celtic, Chelsea, Dundee United, Dunfermline Athletic, Everton, Falkirk, Ferrari Team Maranello Concessionaries, Fulham, Glentoran, Heart of Midlothian, Hibernian, Honda World Superbike, Hull City, Hyundai World Rally, Inverness Caledonian Thistle, Ipswich Town, Kimarnock, Leeds United, Leicester City, Leicester Tigers, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United, Merthyr Tydfill, Middlesex CCC, Millwall, Newcastle United, Norwich City, Nottingham Forest, Portsmouth, Queen of the South, Queens Park Rangers, Sligo Rovers, Southampton, St Johnstone, Sunderland, Swansea City, Tottenham Hotspur, Warwickshire CCC, Watford, West Ham United and Wimbledon as well as The FA and Premier League.

READ SOME OF OUR TESTIMONIALS

 

Here’s what some of our valued professional sports clients think… 

“Once again thanks for everything you and the guys have done so far. Your professionalism shines through and you have already proved how invaluable you are to us”

Alun

Senior Manager

“Just a short note to place on record our appreciation of everything you and your colleagues did for us during our stay in Asia. Sophie did a grand job with all our arrangements and could not be faulted”

Sharon

Senior Manager

“Many thanks for looking after us all so well since the summer. It’s been a pleasure to work with you and your colleagues – the service you have given us has been absolutely first-class”

Lawrence

BBC

“Can I begin by thanking you for all the work you put into our two trips.  I appreciate that there was a huge amount of work for both for various reasons and your assistance was much appreciated”

Paul

Administrator

“Naples like all the other trips was enjoyable. Thank you for all your organising, and also convey my thanks to the other staff who helped on some of the other trips like Rachel.”

Keith

Supporter

“Merci beaucoup for the superb travel arrangements all through our visit to Hong Kong!  It was very much appreciated…..you and your colleagues were obviously extremely busy but always helpful”

Chantal

Player Agent

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Professional Sports Clients

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WHAT WE CAN

OFFER YOU 

Flexibility is key in everything we do, which means we can offer you many different services such as: 

Aircraft Charter, Scheduled Group Flight Management, Excess and Unusual Baggage Management, Pre, post and mid-season tours, Training breaks, Overseas tournament travel logistics, Domestic & overseas hotels with F&B management, Transportation management, Security liaison, On site support (UK & overseas), VIP, friends and family and supporter travel packages, Negotiated rates, Incoming group travel logistics, Full visa assistance, 24/7 account management.

HERE IS WHERE SPORTS TRAVEL HAS TAKEN US…

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OUR PURPOSE

At the heart of everything we do are our people. We don’t just mean just our employees, but our clients and suppliers too.

At Gray Dawes Group we strive to create an environment which recognises the need for a work/life balance – not only internally, but for our clients too.

By providing them with better travel management, they’re able to achieve what they need to by working flexibly, whether in the office, at home or around the globe.

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