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Travelling after Brexit: What we know

It’s probably a subject that the majority of the UK are sick of hearing about, but we must all accept that Brexit will have a huge impact on the way in which UK citizens can travel.   With no real definition of what will happen after the March 29th deadline, much of the information we […]


Do you need to train for a training holiday?

On a club ride you often hear cyclists saying that they are training for their training holiday but do you really need to do this? Surely the training holiday, by its very nature is where the training happens, rather than in the run up to it.   Well the answer depends on how fit you […]


10 new golf rules you should know

Golf can be a confusing sport for the uninitiated, with hundreds of rules, some of which may seem overly fussy or too far stuck with ‘tradition’.   And it seems that keeping on top of what golfers can and can’t do on the course is getting even tougher. In March 2018, the R&A and the […]


Visa or no visa? The world’s new entry rules

With the uncertainty that is Brexit lingering, the travel rights of UK citizens look far from clear. While frustrating, the introduction of a new €7 entry fee for travel into European Union countries was always on the horizon, Brexit or not.   But it’s not just travel across the channel onto the continent that is […]


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 […]