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Scottish Boat Race

The annual rowing competition (and second oldest in the country) between those old rivals, the University of Glasgow and the University of Edinburgh.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Sat 23 May

Free / 0141 330 5429

The Tall Ship at Riverside, Glasgow

Sat 23 May

Free / 0141 330 5429

Johnathan Davies Rugby Sevens Weekend

The racecourse hosts the Johnathan Davies Youth 7s on Saturday, followed by the Trimsaran RFC Senior 7s Tournament on Sunday.

Ffos Las Racecourse and Conference Centre, Trimsaran

Sat 23 May

£15–£20 (Children free when accompanied by a paying adult; Seniors £15) / 01554 811092

Sun 24 May

£15–£20 (Children free when accompanied by a paying adult; Seniors £15) / 01554 811092

Aegon Manchester Trophy

World class tennis returns to Manchester at the Aegon Manchester Trophy held at the historic Northern Lawn Tennis Club. See the world's best players prepare for Wimbledon on the grass courts of Didsbury

Northern Lawn Tennis Club, Manchester

Sun 31 May

£5–£6 week day; £10 weekend / 0161 445 3093

Mon 1 Jun

£5–£6 week day; £10 weekend / 0161 445 3093

Tue 2 Jun

£5–£6 week day; £10 weekend / 0161 445 3093

…and 5 more dates until 7 Jun

Color Me Rad

We all know 5Ks are incredibly boring – all that stomping along with nothing to distract your mind. Color Me Rad aims to put a stop to this – by blasting participants with shedloads of neon paint as they run. Think of it as a rave, just with more jogging.

Beach Esplanade, Aberdeen

Sat 6 Jun

Prices vary

Herts Showground, St Albans

Sat 13 Jun

Prices vary / 01395 277002

Margam Park, Port Talbot

Sat 30 May

Prices vary / 01639 881635

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Equi-Expo

An Equestrian show featuring trade stands and class demonstrations in Dressage, Show Jumping, Carriage Driving and Showing.

Kent Showground, Maidstone

Sat 6 Jun

£8–£10 / 01622 630975

  • 09:00 – 17:00 Equi-Expo Kent Showground, Maidstone
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The Extreme Stunt Show

See one of the most exciting and fastest growing motorsport events in Europe. From monster truck mayhem to back flipping motocross, the Extreme Stunt Show has it all.

Riverside Caravan Park, Swansea

Wed 27 May

£14; £6 adv (Children £7)

Led Cycle Ride: The Meadows to Musselburgh

Want to get to Scotland's Big Nature Festival the green way? Join a guided cycle from the Meadows to Levenhall Links in Musselburgh. The bike ride follows the National Cycle Network (NCN) route number 76 with local history and wildlife facts shared along the way.

The Meadows, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

Free

Rides leave every twenty minutes from 9am to 11.20am and take approxiamtely an hour to reach the festival. Bike rides back leave every twenty minutes from 3pm to 5.20pm. Part of Scotland's Big Nature Festival.

Sun 24 May

Free

Rides leave every twenty minutes from 9am to 11.20am and take approxiamtely an hour to reach the festival. Bike rides back leave every twenty minutes from 3pm to 5.20pm. Part of Scotland's Big Nature Festival.

Big Archery Weekend

In association with Archery GB this national event aims to open up Archery to everyone.

Sittingbourne Community College

Sat 30 May

Free

Sun 31 May

Free

The Legends Of Darts Masters

An exhibition darts match featuring well known faces of the sport.

IndigO2, London SE10

Sat 23 Jan 2016

£26.40–£51.50 / 0871 220 0260

K2, Crawley

Sat 26 Sep

prices vary / 01293 585300

Tetley Walker Sports & Social Club, Warrington

Fri 19 Jun

£11–£16.50

William Hill Scottish Cup Competition

The final and semi-finals.

Hampden Park, Glasgow

Sat 23 May

Times & prices vary / 0141 616 6000

Sun 24 May

Times & prices vary / 0141 616 6000

Mon 25 May

Times & prices vary / 0141 616 6000

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Carmunnock International Highland Games

Traditional highland games with a strongman challenge, highland dancing, piping and trade stalls.

Carmunnock Football Field, Glasgow

Sun 31 May

Times & prices to be confirmed / 0141 276 0682

Kent Cycling Festival

The Kent Cycling Festival offers on road and multi-terrain off-road routes.

University of Kent Sports Centre, Canterbury

Tue 15 Sep

£7.50–£15 / 01227 764000

Tue 13 Oct

£7.50–£15 / 01227 764000

Leeds Castle Triathlon Training Day

A specialist training session for people entering a first triathlon or aiming for a personal best.

Leeds Castle, Maidstone

Sat 6 Jun

Times to be confirmed / Free / 01622 765400

London 2 Brighton Challenge

A 100km challenge, that's 62.1 miles, from London to Brighton. Walk it, jog it or run it. Cross the finish line and be a legend forever.

Old Deer Park, Richmond

Sat 23 May

£29–£49 / 020 7609 6695

May Festival

A feast of horseracing over three thrilling days, featuring four Listed races.

Goodwood Racecourse, Chichester

Sat 23 May

£10–£45 / 01243 755055

  • 11:30 – 18:00 May Festival Goodwood Racecourse, Chichester
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Oakley in Residence: London

Oakley opens "Oakley in Residence: London" - a pop-up cycling destination and hangout for creative collaboration. Offering a schedule of workshops, exclusive exhibitions, film screenings, athlete meet ups and cycling adventures.

37-39 Exmouth Market, London EC1R

Sat 23 May

Free

Sun 24 May

Free

Wed 27 May

Free

…and 69 more dates until 30 Aug

Race Meeting

Check venue for exact opening and race times.

Newcastle Racecourse, Newcastle upon Tyne

Fri 29 May

0191 236 2020

Afternoon Flat Racing

  • 12:00 Race Meeting Newcastle Racecourse, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 6 Jun

0191 236 2020

Evening Flat Racing

  • 18:00 Race Meeting Newcastle Racecourse, Newcastle upon Tyne

Thu 25 Jun

0191 236 2020

Afternoon Flat Racing

  • 12:00 Race Meeting Newcastle Racecourse, Newcastle upon Tyne
…and 14 more dates until 19 Dec

Sailing Taster Sessions

See if you've got the stomach for sailing with these taster sessions, where you can sail with an experienced helm or have a go yourself.

Kingsmead Sailing Club, Slough

Sat 23 May

Free / 01753 686016

Sun 24 May

Free / 01753 686016

St Oswald’s Kaleidoscope 5K Colour Run

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 21 Jun

£20; under 5s free (Children £10) / 0191 246 9123

The SUBWAY Helping Hearts™ Family 5K

Fun run for all the family – part of a campaign to encourage healthier lifestyles and raise funds for charity by the fast food company.

Strathclyde Country Park, Motherwell

Sat 30 May

£6.99; £8.99 on the day entry (Children free) / 0113 234 7474

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Tugsticular

Tug of war event to raise awareness of testicular cancer and to raise money for Tenovus Cancer Care Charity. Twenty teams of eight compete in male and leagues.

Wide Lane Sports Grounds, Eastleigh

Sat 20 Jun

£5–£10

  • 11:00 – 18:00 Tugsticular Wide Lane Sports Grounds, Eastleigh

William Hill Scottish Cup Final

David meets Goliath at this year's cup final, as Queen of the South face up to Rangers.

Hampden Park, Glasgow

Sat 30 May

£25–£30 (Children £5–£10) / 0141 616 6000

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. The 5k event is suitable for all levels of ability and Race For Life provide you with a training plan and sponsorship pack to get you started.

Abington Park, Northampton

Sun 7 Jun

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

5k and 10k distances

Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool

Sun 21 Jun

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

5k and 10k distances

Alyn Waters Country Park, Wrexham

Sun 7 Jun

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

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Blackford Highland Games

Events include running, cycling, heavy weights and highland dance.

Games Field, Blackford

Sat 30 May

Times & prices to be confirmed