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Run The Oxford Parks

Try orienteering - an exciting race with a difference. Run, jog or walk, ideal for all ages.

Shotover Country Park, Oxford

Sat 11 Apr

£6 (£2; £2) / 07941 096 064

University Parks, Oxford

Sat 16 May

£6 (£2; £2) / 07941 096 064

Sailing Club Open Day

Come & Try Sailing for free at Yeadon Sailing Club.

Yeadon Cricket Club, Leeds

Sat 16 May

Free / 01132 507701

Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix

The meeting welcomes a selection of top athletes in track and field.

Birmingham Alexander Stadium

Sun 7 Jun

£20 (£15) / 08000 556056

Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust Scottish Dragon Championships 2015

The best Dragon sailors (no, not the Game of Thrones type, the other ones) compete in this championship, hosted by the Scottish Sailing Institute.

Largs Sailing Club

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 0147 553 0757

Sun 28 Jun

Free / 0147 553 0757

Mon 29 Jun

Free / 0147 553 0757

Scottish Windsurfing Championships

The two day event sees the best windsurfers from around the country compete for the Scottish title.

Largs Sailing Club

Sat 16 May

Free

Sun 17 May

Free

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Season Finale

The final race meeting of the season on the stunning South Downs.

Goodwood, Chichester

Sun 11 Oct

£34 Richmond; £25 Gordon / 01243 775537

Senior Rugby Tots

Start them young on the road to Murrayfield glory at this specifically designed play programme that uses the multiple skills of rugby to create a fun environment where kids can develop basic core motor skills. Ages 3.5–5 years.

Craiglockhart Parish Church, Edinburgh

Wed 1 Apr

£7.25

Fri 24 Apr

£7.25

Fri 1 May

£7.25

…and 8 more dates until 26 Jun

Firrhill High School, Edinburgh

Sat 4 Apr

£7.25 / 0131 441 4501

St Serf's Parish Church, Edinburgh

Fri 3 Apr

£7.25

Sheringham parkrun

Free, weekly, timed 5k run. You can run, jog or walk, bring a friend, bring a dog, push a buggy – whatever you fancy as you try to beat your personal best. It's essential to register online in advance.

National Trust: Sheringham Park, Upper Sheringham

Sat 4 Apr

Free / 01263 820550

Sat 11 Apr

Free / 01263 820550

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 01263 820550

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 01263 820550

Short Mat Bowls

Regular bowls meeting.

Heene Community Centre, Worthing

Sat 12 Dec

Phone for prices

Sun 13 Dec

Phone for prices

Mon 14 Dec

Phone for prices

…and 5 more dates until 19 Dec

Wickham Centre, Fareham

Thu 11 Jun

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

Fri 12 Jun

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

Sat 13 Jun

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

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Slow Marathon

Enjoy the scenery of a marathon by walking the 26.2 miles as opposed to racing it. Orientation is on Friday evening, the walk takes place on Saturday and on Sunday there's a get together, discussion and celebration.

Deveron Arts, Huntly

Sat 25 Apr

£25–£35 / 01466 794494

South Wales Scorpions v North Wales Crusaders

Big Welsh Derby between South Wales Scorpions and North Wales Crusaders.

Cardiff Arms Park

Sun 10 May

£1–£10 / 02920 302000

Speed into Spring

A weekend of racing with practice on the Saturday and competitive runs on the Sunday.

Shelsley Walsh Hillclimb, Worcester

Sat 2 May

£10–£15 (children free) / 01886 812211

£12–£15 (Children free) / 01886 812211

Sun 3 May

£10–£15 (children free) / 01886 812211

£12–£15 (Children free) / 01886 812211

Spin London 2015

A cycling festival for all kinds of riders, Spin London includes something for everyone.

The Sorting Office, London WC1A

Fri 8 May

£10 / 020 7269 9750

Sat 9 May

£10 / 020 7269 9750

Sun 10 May

£10 / 020 7269 9750

St Joseph's Hospice Skydive Day

If you relish the idea of bailing from a perfectly good aeroplane at 10000ft then why not do it in aid of St Joseph's Hospice.

Old Sarum Airfield, Salisbury

Sat 13 Jun

£50 registration fee

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Step It Up Dance: Easter Camp

Teaching kids various styles of urban dance, how to create their own graffiti t-shirts and canvases. There's also a visit from an ex-professional rapper, who is there to teach rap and beatboxing.

Broughton High School, Edinburgh

Mon 13 Apr

£125 (Additional siblings £110) / 07428 110135

Please note: this course runs from Mon 13 Apr–Fri 17 Apr

#SUPBIKERUN

If the traditional swim/bike/run formula of a triathlon doesn't grab you, why not try this stand-up paddleboard/mountain bike/trail run version. Run by the online retailer Surfdome, the company offers taster sessions, training and coaching ahead of the UK events.

Carsington Water, Ashbourne

Sun 12 Jul

£59

  • 09:00 – 16:00 #SUPBIKERUN Carsington Water, Ashbourne

Westhampnett Lake, Chichester

Sun 20 Sep

£59

Sure Run To The Beat

A 10k route starting and finishing at Wembley Park with live DJ stations along the route.

Wembley Park

Sun 13 Sep

£37.60

Swim Loch Ard

Swim across one of the smallest fresh water lochs in Scotland, Loch Ard. The event includes a 1km, 2km, 3km, 5km, 10km and 12.5km swim with a 1km and a 2.5km loop set up on the day of the swim.

Loch Ard, Aberfoyle

Sat 5 Sep

£33–£77 / 0333 5777946

Swim the Firth of Forth

Swim from the 1.4 mile distance from Hawes Pier at South Queensferry to the Old Pier at North Queensferry.

Firth of Forth

Sun 6 Sep

£55–£80 / 0333 577 7946

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Swimming Lessons

Kids' swimming lessons for all abilities.

Craighalbert Centre, Cumbernauld

Sun 5 Apr

£67.50 for a 9 week course / 0161 764 2224

Sun 12 Apr

£67.50 for a 9 week course / 0161 764 2224

Sun 19 Apr

£67.50 for a 9 week course / 0161 764 2224

…and 10 more dates until 28 Jun

SYHActive

An outdoor challenge encompassing a ten mile walk/run round the shoulder of Ben Lomond and a 34 mile cycle to raise funds for SYHA's youth activity programmes for disadvantaged young people.

Rowardennan Lodge Youth Hostel, Drymen

Sat 18 Apr

£20 / 01786 891400

  • 10:00 – 18:00 SYHActive Rowardennan Lodge Youth Hostel, Drymen

A Taste of St Andrews Gold Tournament

Charity golf event with champagne reception, silent auction and an array of gourmet food and drink from local suppliers.

Fairmont Hotel, St Andrews

Sat 18 Apr

£800 / 01334 837000

Team Extreme Weekender

Face your fears at this extreme sports weekend zip wiring over quarries, bouncing in a disused cavern and walking across burning coals.

Snowdonia Park, Caernarfon

Sat 30 May

£60 (Students £50) / 01286 650 409

Torrington Terror Triathlon

Nothing makes you want to grab your trainers and your bike like the word 'terror' in the title. This rural bike and run course is novice friendly but will challenge you.

Torrington Pool

Sun 26 Jul

01805 623085

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