UK Major Annual Sporting Events
A list of the top sporting events in
the UK throughout the year.
February 2017 - Rugby 6 Nations held England,
France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland, Wales rugby
March 17th 2017 - Cheltnam Gold
Cup horse race, jumps, Cheltnam 50
miles south Birmingham . Map
April 2nd 2017 - Oxford & Cambridge Boat
Race on the River Thames in London
April 8th 2017 - Grand National
horse race, jumps at Aintree/Liverpool
northwest England . Map
April 22nd 2017 - Scottish Grand
National horse race jumps at Ayr southwest Scotland
April 23rd 2017 - London Marathon starts
at Blackheath and
passes through London centre
May 3rd - 7th - Badmington Horse
Trials 18 miles east of Bristol, 110 miles
west of London . Map
May 10th - 14th - Royal Windsor Horse Show at Windsor Castle
22 miles west of London .
June 3rd - Epsom Derby horse race, flat at
side of London . Map
June 20th - 24th - Royal Ascot horse race
meeting, flat, Ascot 29 miles
west of London centre .
July 3rd - 16th - Wimbledon Tennis at Wimbledon
in London . Map
July 16th - Silverston F1
motor racing 68 miles northwest of London .
July 12th - 16th - Scottish Open golf
tournament at Dundonald Links by
July 20th - 23rd - The Open golf tournament at
Royal Birkdale 17
miles north of Liverpool . Map
July 26th - 30th - Senior Open
golf at Royal Porthcawl Golf
Club 29 miles west of Cardiff .
August 1st - 5th - Glorious
Goodwood horse raceing, Goodwood 64
miles southwest of London . Map
August 31st - 3rd Sept - Burghley Horse Trials
by Stamford 30
miles east of Leicester .
September 21st - 23rd - Ayr Gold Cup,
Scotland's top flat horse race at Ayr southwest Scotland