Afternoon events, Sport

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Extreme Stunt Show

Motorbikes and BMXs compete for your attention with crashing monster trucks Lil Devil and Extreme in this stunt show.

Addington Park, London

Sun 27 Apr

£14 (£7)

Beverley Racecourse

Sun 18 May

£14 (£7)

Buxton Raceway

Sun 11 May

£14 (£7) / 01663 732526

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MHOR Festival

A huge array of activities are on offer at this festival, including baking competitions, a Great British Feast with food prepared by star Scottish chefs and many more activities for kids and adults alive. There's plenty to eat and drink, too – from a barbecue to an oyster bar, beer festival and a food market buffet. A…

Monachyle Mhor, Lochearnhead

Sun 25 May

£5 (Children free) / 01877 384622

  • 12:00 – 03:00

Zumba: Workshop

Depending on energy levels, zumba yourself silly, until your heart's content, or like there's no tomorrow.

Brampton Manor Country Club, Chesterfield

Fri 25 Apr

Phone for prices / 01246 277 760

  • 17:00 – 17:45

Crystal Leisure Centre, Stourbridge

Wed 30 Apr

£4.70

  • 12:30

Southampton University Students' Union

Mon 28 Apr

The Cube

£3 ( £2) / 023 8059 5205

  • 14:00 – 15:00

Wed 30 Apr

The Cube

£3 ( £2) / 023 8059 5205

  • 14:00 – 15:00

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Rollerbeats Roller Disco

Monthly family roller discos and quarterly adults-only roller discos, for when you don't want youngsters cramping your style. Hire roller skates for £1 in sizes junior 8 to adult 11 or you can bring your own. Lessons available before the disco.

Craiglockhart Leisure Centre, Edinburgh

Tue 6 May

£5.50–£7.50 (Family £20) / 0131 443 0101

  • 13:50 – 15:30

Sat 7 Jun

£5.50–£7.50 (Family £20) / 0131 443 0101

  • 13:50 – 15:30

Craigswood Sport Centre, Livingston

Sun 18 May

£5.50–£7.50 (Family £20) / 01506 775870

  • 12:50 – 14:30

Sun 8 Jun

£5.50–£7.50 (Family £20) / 01506 775870

  • 12:50 – 14:30

American Wrestling Presented by W3L

Big characters and bigger body slams at this family friendly American-style wrestling show featuring stars from the World Wide Wrestling League.

Ladywood Leisure Centre, Penicuik

Sun 25 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01968 678473

  • 15:00
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Archery in Aigas

Instructed archery session including target games and friendly competitions. All equipment is provided but participants are asked to bring a long sleeved top and a waterproof jacket.

Aigas Golf Club, Beauly

Wed 30 Apr

Over-8s only

£19 / 01463 782423

  • 12:45 – 14:15

Wed 7 May

Over-8s only

£19 / 01463 782423

  • 12:45 – 14:15

Wed 14 May

Over-8s only

£19 / 01463 782423

  • 12:45 – 14:15
…and 16 more dates until 3 Sep

Edinburgh Little League Junior Baseball

If you harbour visions of your kids pitching for the Red Sox one day, these weekly baseball matches and training sessions should help them hone their ball skills and give you a taste of classic Americana to boot (don't forget the hot dogs and potato chips). Ages 6–13.

Warriston Playing Fields, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Apr

£10–£20

  • 12:00 – 12:45
  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sun 4 May

£10–£20

  • 12:00 – 12:45
  • 13:00 – 15:00

Sun 11 May

£10–£20

  • 12:00 – 12:45
  • 13:00 – 15:00
…and 21 more dates until 5 Oct

Gourock Highland Games 2014

Set against the backdrop of the mountains of Argyll, Gourock Highland Games incorporates the West of Scotland Junior Highland Dance Championship, pipe bands, heavy events championship, and a programme of events and attractions such as musicians, arts, crafts and sports.

Gourock Park

Sun 11 May

£5 (£3; Children free; Family £14) / 01475 712032

  • 12:00 – 18:00

'It's Spinning Cats and Dogs' Charity Ride

The Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home and Lifes Cycle host a charity spin. The hour long cycle takes place indoors and is suitable for all levels. After the ride brunch is provided as well as a tombola, face painting and a massage specialist. All proceeds go to helping the animals at the Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home. Dogs are…

LifesCycle, Edinburgh

Sun 27 Apr

£12

Ticket price includes the spin class, brunch and a goodie bag.

  • 12:00

Kaleidoscope 5K

A colourful 5k for all abilities in support of St Oswald's Hospice. Start in a white t-shirt and finish the course showered in a rainbow of colour.

The Rising Sun Country Park, Newcastle

Sun 6 Jul

£18 (Children £10; under 5s free) / 0191 246 9123

Ticket price includes a white t-shirt.

  • 12:00
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Musselburgh Racecourse

Fri 2 May

£15–£38.25 / 0131 665 2859

Flat race fixture with the first race beginning at 2pm.

Mon 12 May

£15–£38.25 / 0131 665 2859

Flat race fixture with the first race beginning at 2pm.

Fri 23 May

£20–£43.50 / 0131 665 2859

Radio Forth's Boogie Night. Flat race fixture with the first race beginning at 6.15pm.

…and 11 more dates until 11 Feb 2015

Race for Life

Join the UK's largest women-only fundraising event and walk, run, jog or dance 5 or 10k to raise money for Cancer Research UK.

Bught Park, Inverness

Sun 25 May

£14.99 (Children £10; under 6s free) / 0845 600 6050

  • 13:00

Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Sun 15 Jun

£14.99 (Children £10; under 6s free) / 0845 600 6050

10k distance.

  • 12:00

Sports (Ages 13-19)

A club to improve talent and personal and social development, with regular competitive tournaments and competitions.

Coram's Fields, London WC1N

Fri 25 Apr

Free / 020 7837 6138

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Mon 28 Apr

Free / 020 7837 6138

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Tue 29 Apr

Free / 020 7837 6138

  • 17:00 – 19:00

Wed 30 Apr

Free / 020 7837 6138

  • 17:00 – 19:00
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Thai Massage Level 1 Training Course

A 30-hour course covering all the essentials of Thai massage, from concept energy lines to deep-focused abdominal work – which means you'll be able to perform a 1–1.5 hour massage at the end of the course.

The Yoga Room, Edinburgh

Sun 18 May

£350 for five weeks / 0750 645 3300

Please note: This course runs 18 May–15 June 2014.

  • 13:00 – 20:00

Sun 25 May

£350 for five weeks / 0750 645 3300

Please note: This course runs 18 May–15 June 2014.

  • 13:00 – 20:00

Sun 1 Jun

£350 for five weeks / 0750 645 3300

Please note: This course runs 18 May–15 June 2014.

  • 13:00 – 20:00
…and 2 more dates until 15 Jun

National Trust: Wimpole Estate, Royston

Sun 29 Jun

£15.10 (£7.60; £37.40) / 01223 206000

  • 15:00 – 17:00

Abbots Evergreens

Indoor short mat bowling session for Senior Citizen's.

Abbots Langley Community Centre

Fri 25 Apr

Phone for prices

  • 15:00 – 16:00

Adventure Triathlon

Kayak, run and mountain bike your way to glory. All the stages are separate so your body is saved from the pain and destruction of a real triathlon.

Kinnoull Hill, Perth

Sat 14 Jun

£20 (under 18s £15) / 01350 727284

The mountain bike section. Part of Perthshire Adventure Festival.

  • 13:30 – 16:30

The West Faversham Community Centre

Mon 28 Apr

Phone for prices

  • 14:00 – 16:00
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Afternoon Flat Racing

An enjoyable afternoon's flat racing.

Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher

Fri 13 Jun

Phone for prices / 01372 464348

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Sandown Park Racecourse, Esher

Thu 24 Jul

Phone for prices / 01372 464348

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Fri 29 Aug

Phone for prices / 01372 464348

  • 13:00 – 17:00

Forres Cycling Club

Sat 31 May

£12

  • 14:00

Archery Drop In Session

Try your hand at archery. No need to pre-book, just drop in, purchase a ticket, and make your way to the paddock where an instructor will teach you how to improve your technique and aim.

Rosliston Forestry Centre, Swadlincote

Fri 25 Apr

£2.50 / 01283 563483

  • 14:00 – 16:00

Archery

Learn how to look as cool as Katniss (but hopefully not be as deadly).

Willowgate, Perth

Sat 14 Jun

£15 (under 18s £12.50)

Part of Perthshire Adventure Festival.

  • 13:30 – 16:30
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