As the tournament starts to heat up, we thought we’d round up our 10 favourite facts about the Wimbledon Tournament.
The 2014 Commonwealth Games are fast approaching, with just more than a year to go. There are a number of employment opportunities currently available for various positions.
Whether you want to catch all the London Marathon on Sunday the 21st of April, or would rather avoid it altogether, here are the details you’ll need to make the most of the day.
1st Contact has teamed up with the North London Lions in 2013, to support Aussie Rules Football in London.
The 101st Australian Open takes place between the 14th and 27th of January this year and all eyes are firmly set on Andy Murray, who finished runner-up in 2010 and 2011.
In the spirit of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, here is our A to Z of sports in the UK. Expect some popular sports – as well as some rather weird and wacky ones too.
After a wonderful, inspirational Paralympic Games, we thought we’d put together a list of 10 interesting facts about this fascinating sporting event.
British Airways have launched a new marketing campaign to highlight their role as an official Olympic partner to Team GB, and to encourage Brits to stay at home and support Team GB during the London Olympics.
Our A-Z of the upcoming Olympic Games has some really nifty resources and information. It also tells you all about the alien invasion, the zombie apocalypse, and the possibility of Keith Moon performing at one of the ceremonies.
1. Around a million more tickets will go on sale from May 11, 2012! 2. The Opening ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympics will be called ‘The Isles of Wonder’ and will be directed by award-winning director Danny Boyle of ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ fame.
With around 300 days to go before the 2012 Olympic Games, we thought we’d find out a bit more about the impressive Olympic Park and stadium.
With the 2011 RWC finally here, we thought it would be a good time to put together a list of our suggestions for who to follow on Twitter during the World Cup.
The All Black players have been banned from tweeting in their personal capacity, but you can follow their group twitter account, which seems like it’s going to be pretty accurate.
Catch the Springbok updates with our two favourites SA rugby twitter accounts, one official, one unofficial. We’ve included the Official Wales, Irish and Wallabies accounts and the Russian team’s Twitter account (since it’s their first World Cup), as well as the Real NZ Festival, official RWC and Auckland pages for good measure!
Get along to the 2011 Aussie Rules Grand Final in London for your chance to win FREE BEER in the VB Tent for you and 5 mates
We all know that Wimbledon is the only Grand Slam Tournament still played on grass and most of us are aware that at 17, Boris Becker was the youngest player (and first unseeded player and first German) to win the men’s singles title… but here a few facts that might be entirely new to even the most ardent tennis fans.
Next Saturday the 11th of June, more than 1000 people are expected to participate in the London Naked Bike Ride. Should this number be achieved, it will officially go down in history as the largest naked protest in London.
ANZAC Day is the one true occasion that binds the two great nations of Australia and New Zealand. It is in the spirit of bringing people together in remembrance on this day.
We all know that exercise is essential for a healthy body and mind, and a long life. But what if you simply loathe the gym and could think of nothing worse than putting on a pair of shorts and speedwalking through a Park? We did a little investigating and came up with these 5 alternative [...]
If time was money, the next 5 minutes could potentially be worth £1500! By filling in a simple questionnaire about the Springbok Supporters Club in the UK, you are automatically entered into a prize draw to win a luxury safari for two people at the world renowned Bush Lodge at the SABI SABI Game Reserve [...]
London is gearing up to host the 2012 Summer Olympic Games from 27 July to 12 August 2012, with tickets going on sale from the 15th of March 2011. Ticket sales close on the 30th of April 2011, which leaves only 4 months to guarantee your share of all the excitement and live Olympic action!
For all you rugby-lovers staying behind in the UK for Christmas, we have a great festive-season offer to make up for the disappointment of missing out on the beach or the ski slopes this December. Saracens are offering a 50% discount on tickets for the Boxing day rugby match at Wembley between Saracens and Wasps. [...]