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Planning a race overseas: 5 things to ask yourself

Heading overseas to take part in an event is an adventure in itself. But there are plenty of things you need to consider before heading abroad for a triathlon, running race or sportive. British Quadrathlon Champion Helen Russell, gave us her top tips for those planning a race overseas.   There are some amazing triathlons […]


What to consider when booking a golf holiday

There are thousands of superb golf courses to be discovered across the world and a golf holiday is the perfect way to combine the sport you love with visiting new and exciting locations.   Whether you’re looking to go away with family or friends, it’s worth considering these top tips for booking a golf holiday […]


Alister’s claim: Feeling the effects of l’Etape Du Tour

For many amateur cyclists L’Etape du Tour is the highlight of the season when it comes to their exploits on a bike. Over 2,000 riders head across the channel every year to get a small taste of what the pros experience in their quest for the famous yellow jersey.   However when it comes to […]


An introduction to indoor bouldering

Want to try a new sport that provides both an exceptional workout whilst delivering a thrilling, yet safe, environment to learn? Then indoor bouldering could be just the ticket.   The sport of climbing in general is growing rapidly. The latest UK Active report showed that in the 10 years between 2006 and 2016, participation […]


Why now is the ideal time to visit Kiev

The image that many tourists would have had of Ukraine in recent years probably won’t have been a favourable one. Perhaps the immediate thoughts paint the picture of a bleak, post-Soviet, Eastern European nation still struggling to shake off the attention of ‘Mother Russia’. But while tensions with the neighbours to the east may remain […]


Top UK golf courses to play for under £100

There are over 2,500 golf courses in the UK, all varying in levels of quality, difficulty and exclusivity. Filtering through the various review websites to find the top courses in the UK can be laborious. Even then, you may stumble on what looks like a golfers’ paradise only to discover that you need to be […]


10 top tips for sailing the Caribbean

With it’s idyllic beaches, turquoise waters and stunning scenery, it’s little wonder that the Caribbean is seen as the ultimate luxury destination. However, while the area has often been regarded as an exclusive playground for the rich and famous, wider tourism and a growing number of visitors presents it as a holiday destination in reach […]


Lanzarote: A kitesurfing haven and so much more

The island of Lanzarote is synonymous with kitesurfing and it’s easy to see why. Though the village of Caleta de Famara is pleasant-if-nondescript, the beach on which it stands is a haven for those looking to test their kiting mettle.   Tucked away in the north-west corner of the island, the sweeping sands are the […]


5 holiday destinations where the pound is strong

Turkey’s frosty recent trade relationship with the USA, and subsequent tariffs imposed by Donald Trump’s presidency have hit the Turkish Lira hard. The value of the currency has fallen over 25% against the Dollar in the past month, leaving it reeling.   While the weakness of the Lira is bad for Turkey, it does mean […]


Premier League’s top earners by contribution revealed

Footballers are paid handsomely for what they do, that is universally accepted. But for every Mohamed Salah or Kevin De Bruyne whose end product is clear to see, there are others whose contribution is found a little wanting.   There is obviously more to a player’s performance than goals, clean sheets and wins – but […]