Afternoon events, Sport

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The Big Outdoor Show

An activity weekend where outdoor enthusiasts and families can visit or camp. Featuring seminars with famous explorers, mountain bike displays, wakeboarding and evening fun.

Willen Lake, Milton Keynes

Fri 22 May

£9.50–£49.50 (Family £24.50; Family £125.50–£149.50; Children £0–£19.50; Seniors £7.50) / 0871 220 0260

Tollcross International Swimming Centre, Glasgow

Thu 26 Mar

£3.50–£5.50 / 0141 276 0801

Fri 27 Mar

£3.50–£5.50 / 0141 276 0801

Sat 28 Mar

£3.50–£5.50 / 0141 276 0801

Sun 29 Mar

£3.50–£5.50 / 0141 276 0801

2014 British FIM Speedway Grand Prix

Brit World Champion Tai Woffinden is up against three riders with six World Championships between them in Greg Hancock, Nicki Pedersen and Chris Holder. Also in action is fellow Brit Chris Harris, having been handed a permanent Wild Card for this year's series.

Millennium Stadium, Cardiff

Sat 4 Jul

£29–£100 / 08442 777 888

Adult Climbing (Over 19s)

A variety of rock climbing courses for all abilities.

OPEN, Norwich

Sat 7 Mar

£5 adv booking required / 01603 763111

Sat 14 Mar

£5 adv booking required / 01603 763111

Sat 21 Mar

£5 adv booking required / 01603 763111

…and 5 more dates until 25 Apr

Adult Swim Series

Coached sessions for adult swimmers in a 50 metre pool. Improve your swimming, train for an open water, masters swimming or triathlon event, or simply to get fitter.

National Swimming Academy, Stirling

Sun 31 May

£15 / 01786 466520

Open Water Style: Beginners

£15 / 01786 466520

Tollcross International Swimming Centre, Glasgow

Sat 21 Mar

£15 / 0141 276 0801

Beginners: Skills & Drills Session

£20 / 0141 276 0801

Intermediate: Skills & Drills Session

£20 / 0141 276 0801

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Afternoon Jumps

A National Hunt race meeting.

Kempton Park Racecourse, Sunbury-on-Thames

Mon 30 Mar

£16–£22; £12 adv

Afternoon Racing

A flat race meeting.

Wolverhampton Racecourse

Thu 19 Mar

£15 Premier; £10 Grandstand / 01902 390000

Mon 23 Mar

£15 Premier; £10 Grandstand / 01902 390000

Tue 24 Mar

£15 Premier; £10 Grandstand / 01902 390000

Thu 26 Mar

£15 Premier; £10 Grandstand / 01902 390000

All Star Superslam Wrestling

High-energy entertainment.

Orchard Theatre, Dartford

Sun 26 Apr

£15–£25 inc meal (Children £10–£20 inc meal; £45 inc meal) / 01322 220000

Armchair Yoga

Improve your flexibility without even getting up? Count us in.

Menzieshill Community Centre and Library, Dundee

Tue 10 Mar

£1 / 01382 432945

Part of Dundee Women's Festival.

  • 13:30 – 15:30 Armchair Yoga Menzieshill Community Centre and Library, Dundee

AWT Afternoon Flat

Featuring Group 3 races the September Stakes and Sirenia Stakes.

Kempton Park Racecourse, Sunbury-on-Thames

Sat 28 Mar

£12–£19; £9 adv

The Babcock Trophy: Army v Navy

The Army and Navy rugby teams compete for the Babcock Trophy. Where the RAF not invited?

Twickenham Stadium, London TW2

Sat 9 May

£20

Badminton

A chance to improve racquet skills at a regular class.

Townsend Hall, Shipston-on-Stour

Mon 9 Mar

Phone for prices / 07800 771 368

  • 17:00 – 18:00 Badminton Townsend Hall, Shipston-on-Stour

Mon 16 Mar

Phone for prices / 07800 771 368

  • 17:00 – 18:00 Badminton Townsend Hall, Shipston-on-Stour

Mon 23 Mar

Phone for prices / 07800 771 368

  • 17:00 – 18:00 Badminton Townsend Hall, Shipston-on-Stour

Mon 30 Mar

Phone for prices / 07800 771 368

  • 17:00 – 18:00 Badminton Townsend Hall, Shipston-on-Stour

Ballet Body Sculpture

Ballet fitness classes designed for women to develop good posture, core strength, flexibility, toned body line, balance and coordination. The programme combines pilates, ballet, stretching and NLP unique mind and body connection. No previous experience in ballet or fitness is necessary to join the classes – you can start…

David Lloyd Kensington, London SW7

Sat 7 Mar

£20–£25 / 020 7341 6400

Sat 14 Mar

£20–£25 / 020 7341 6400

Sat 21 Mar

£20–£25 / 020 7341 6400

…and 2 more dates until 4 Apr

Barbell Weightlifting Club

Bodybuilding club.

Brentwood Centre

Sat 7 Mar

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

Sat 14 Mar

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

Sat 21 Mar

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

Sat 28 Mar

Phone for prices / 01277 215151

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Barclays ATP World Tour Finals

A chance to see some of the top players and doubles teams of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) compete in the end of season championships.

The O2 Arena, London SE10

Mon 9 Nov

prices vary / 0844 856 0202

Sun 15 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 856 0202

BBUK Open 2015: Workshop

A body building and fitness show featuring seven classes of male and female bodybuilding.

Baths Hall, Scunthorpe

Sun 12 Apr

£12.50 / 0844 854 2776

The Beaumont Trophy – Men's Race

A professional cycling race covering 117 miles. Sir Bradley Wiggins has won the race twice, once as National Champion in 2011.

Gosforth Park, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sun 21 Jun

See website for details

Belfast Giants

High-energy ice hockey

Odyssey Arena, Belfast

Sun 15 Mar

£15 / 028 9073 9074

Bidean Nam Bian Guided Walk

Climb mighty munro Bidean nam Bian with a qualified ranger and get fantastic views of Glencoe.

Glencoe Visitor Centre

Sat 25 Jul

£30.00 per person / 01855 811307

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Bowls Club

Regular bowling club.

Memorial Hall, Newport

Tue 3 Mar

Phone for prices / 01495 243252

Wed 4 Mar

Phone for prices / 01495 243252

Thu 5 Mar

Phone for prices / 01495 243252

…and 72 more dates until 19 Dec

Bowls Wickham Indoor

The club invites potential new members to try the sport.

Wickham Centre, Fareham

Tue 3 Mar

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

Wed 4 Mar

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

Thu 5 Mar

Phone for prices / 01329 833 688

…and 22 more dates until 27 Mar

British Gas Swimming Championships

The British Championships creates a platform for outstanding results including personal bests, new national records and selection for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games 2014.

The Olympic Park: The Aquatics Centre, London E20

Sat 18 Apr

prices vary