Morning events, Sport

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The Mucky Mudder

Join the latest trend in endurance sport – mud running. In this case a five mile run, tackling obstacles with plenty of mud along the way. Take part as an individual or team and raise funds for Rennie Grove Hospice Care.

Green Park, Aston Clinton

Sun 16 Nov

£30 / 01442 820740

Entry fee includes a Mucky Mudder t-shirt and water along the route.

  • 10:00

Airsoft Expo

An expo dedicated entirely to the sport of airsoft. Trade stands include; distributors, manufacturers and retailers of airsoft equipment; magazine distributors and airsoft sites. There are also gaming and demonstration areas for some live action.

Warwickshire Exhibition Centre, Leamington Spa

Sat 20 Sep

£10–£12 (Children £6–£8) / 01926 614101

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Charity Sky Dive, Bungee or Zip Slide in Aid of Ronald McDonald House

Unleash your inner daredevil with either a tandem skydive, zip slide across the Clyde or a bungee jump from a crane to raise funds for Ronald McDonald House. The house is used as free 'home from home' accommodation for the families of children undergoing treatment at Yorkhill Children's Hospital.

Killiecrankie National Trust Visitor Centre, Pitlochry

Sat 4 Oct

£140 minimum sponsorship / 0844 493 2194

Bungee jump.

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Titan Clydebank, Glasgow

Sat 4 Oct

£120 minimum sponsorship / 0141 952 3771

Zip slide.

  • 10:00 – 14:00

Roller Disco

RollerStop bring the retro with a fun couple of roller skating sessions: session one for families/beginners and session two for ages 12+. Email for a family ticket.

Lagoon Leisure Centre, Paisley

Sun 5 Oct

£5–£8 (Children £3–£6; Family £18–£25) / 0141 889 4000

  • 12:00 – 13:30

Edinburgh Spartan Race Sprint

The Spartan Race is a challenging cross country 5k obstacle course. Spartan races are designed to bring out the 'inner warrior' in participants and the military style obstacles designed to test your mental and physical stamina are kept a secret until race day.

Winton House, Pencaitland

Sun 21 Sep

£35–£60 Team and early bird discounts available / 01875 340222

Race day

  • 10:00 – 14:00
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The Art of Golf: The Story of Scotland's National Sport

A major overview of the role of golf in Scotland's national life, which by a complete coincidence is on view before, during and immediately after the 2014 Ryder Cup tournament in Gleneagles. Many classic images of the game are present, including Charles Lees' The Golfers (1847), and pictures by Rembrandt, Sir Henry…

Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh

Wed 17 Sep

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 18 Sep

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 19:00

Fri 19 Sep

£8 (£6) / 0131 624 6200

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 37 more dates until 26 Oct

Cycle 4 Cynthia

Northamptonshire's favourite annual charity bike ride - Cycle 4 Cynthia 2014, cyclists have the chance to enjoy a choice of 5, 25 and 50 mile routes around the glorious villages of north and west Northamptonshire.

Lamport Hall, Northampton

Sun 21 Sep

Phone for prices / 01604 686272

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Tollcross parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run in Tollcross park. Everyone is welcome, no matter how fast or slow (you're welcome to walk the route, bring your dog or push a buggy), so you can use it as a one-off fitness test, a chance to get some fresh air or come every week to try to beat your personal best time. It's friendly and free, and…

Tollcross Park, Glasgow

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 0141 763 2345

  • 09:30

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 0141 763 2345

  • 09:30

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 0141 763 2345

  • 09:30
…and 12 more dates until 27 Dec

SPA Bridlington

Sat 20 Sep

£15 Weekend; £10; £15 Weekend / 01262 678258

  • 12:00

Sun 21 Sep

£15 Weekend; £10; £15 Weekend / 01262 678258

  • 10:00

The Beast Race

A 10k race across rough terrain with plenty of obstacles, mud and prizes.

Knockburn Loch, Banchory

Sat 27 Sep

£46–£59

  • 09:00 – 16:00
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Bellahouston Park, Glasgow

Sat 8 Nov

0141 427 5454

  • 11:00

Campaign for Wool: Wool Ride

Campaign for Wool kick off Wool Week with the Wool Ride, an interactive cycle event, on Sunday 5th October. Starting and finishing at Potters Fields, this 13.4 mile ride will transport 300 participants through central London.

Potters Fields Park, London SE1

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 020 7407 4701

  • 09:00 – 14:00

Dive 2014

The UK's biggest event for divers, the annual NEC Birmingham Dive Show you'll find plenty to enjoy in an exhibition hall boasting around 250 exhibitors, plus two try-dive pools, special features and free talks by diving's leading experts.

NEC, Birmingham

Sat 25 Oct

Halls 9 - 10

£12.50; £9 adv / 0121 780 4141

  • 09:30 – 18:00

Sun 26 Oct

Halls 9 - 10

£12.50; £9 adv / 0121 780 4141

  • 09:30 – 17:00

Eglinton parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run in Eglinton Country Park. Everyone is welcome, no matter how fast or slow (you're welcome to walk the route, bring your dog or push a buggy), so you can use it as a one-off fitness test, a chance to get some fresh air or come every week to try to beat your personal best time. It's friendly and…

Eglinton Country Park & Visitor Centre, Irvine

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 01294 551776

  • 09:30

Sat 27 Sep

Free / 01294 551776

  • 09:30

Sat 4 Oct

Free / 01294 551776

  • 09:30
…and 12 more dates until 27 Dec

Harrogate Sportive

Following the massive spectator numbers for the Tour de France's Yorkshire stage Cycle Yorkshire, British Cycling and Epilepsy Action have teamed up to develop the Harrogate Sportive. The event consists of a non-competitive ride of either 72 miles or 33 miles and is open to everyone over 18.

Army Foundation College, Harrogate

Sun 5 Oct

£23–£35

  • 09:30 – 16:00
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Irish Golf Expo

Ireland's only large scale golf exhibition with live demonstrations, golf simulators, free golf lessons, David Edwards Golf Trick Shot Show and an outdoor kids golf area.

Kings Hall Showgrounds, Belfast

Sat 20 Sep

£8–£14 (£4–£6; Family £18–£27) / 07970 547097

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Musselburgh Racecourse

Sun 28 Sep

£20–£43.50 / 0131 665 2859

Royal Regiment of Scotland Family Day. Flat race fixture with the first race beginning at 2pm.

Sat 11 Oct

£20–£43.50 / 0131 665 2859

Willie Park Trophy - Flat Season Finale. First race begins at 2.10pm.

Thu 6 Nov

£15–£29 / 0131 665 2859

First Day of Jumps Season. First race begins at 1pm.

…and 8 more dates until 11 Feb 2015

Scottish Disability Sport: Scottish Boccia Open

Athletes with a learning disability.

The Peak Sports Village, Stirling

Sat 4 Oct

01786 273555

  • 09:00 – 17:00

STAG's Glasgow Parks Orienteering Championships

Now in its 16th year STAG's three-parks-in-one-day orienteering event offers courses for the social to the elite competitor. Details of the first venue are released the Thursday before the event with the other two venues revealed on the day. Competitors must transport themselves between the parks.

Various venues: Glasgow

Sun 7 Dec

£9–£18 (Members £7–£14)

10K Run

A cross-country run around the Earth Trust's nature reserve, including the iconic Wittenham Clumps.

Earth Trust, Abingdon

Sun 21 Sep

£10 / 01865 407792

  • 11:00 – 14:00
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Aberdeen parkrun

An informal weekly 5k run along the Beach Esplanade. Everyone is welcome, no matter how fast or slow (you're welcome to walk the route, bring your dog or push a buggy), so you can use it as a one-off fitness test, a chance to get some fresh air or come every week to try to beat your personal best time. It's friendly and…

Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen

Sat 20 Sep

Free

  • 09:30

Sat 27 Sep

Free

  • 09:30

Sat 4 Oct

Free

  • 09:30
…and 12 more dates until 27 Dec

Wentworth Leisure Centre, Hexham

Thu 18 Sep

Sports Hall

£9.30 (Children £5.50; £7) / 01434 611754

  • 10:30 – 11:30

Mon 22 Sep

Sports Hall

£9.30 (Children £5.50; £7) / 01434 611754

  • 10:00 – 11:00

Thu 25 Sep

Sports Hall

£9.30 (Children £5.50; £7) / 01434 611754

  • 10:30 – 11:30

Adventurers

See and learn about the machines which have been the choice mode of transport for rebels, hellraisers and anyone wanting to annoy their mother.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Wed 17 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Thu 18 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 0141 287 2660

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 175 more dates until 13 Mar 2015

Alaskan Malamute Rescue Fun Day

A fun day to raise money for Alaskan Malamute Rescue UK. There's activities and entertainment for dogs of all sizes and their families including a dog show sponsored by Creature Comforts, fun runs with Cani-Sports Scotland and free microchipping provided by The Dogs Trust.

Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell

Sun 28 Sep

Free (small donations for activities) / 01698 402060

  • 11:00 – 16:00

The Alms Race

A 5km run complete with obstacles. Participants can enter alone, as a pair or as part of a team. There will also be a free 2km fun run for under 12s. Please register in advance on the event website.

Whiteley Village, Walton on Thames

Sun 5 Oct

£12.50 (Pair £25; Team of 4 £50) / 01932 857821

  • 10:00
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