Sporting events

Whether you want to be part of the action, or watch from afar, West Sussex is bursting with sporting events and activities to get involved in. Our stunning location is perfect for outdoor pursuits like cycling, cricket and football, or head indoors on rainy days for badminton or a quick swim. There’s something to suit all sporting interests. View upcoming sporting events below.

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Out of Bounds indoor

20 December 2021 - 31 May 2022

Active kids holiday camps

Children can enjoy an incredible experience at an exciting a...
Birds flying over chichester harbour

January 2022

Chichester Harbour wildlife watching

Visit Chichester this winter to watch the migratory birds an...
A group of children jumping into the water at the Adur Centre in Sussex

21 - 25 February 2022

Adur Centre’s half term venture day

The Adur Centre's  adventure club runs from 21 - 25 Februar...
Three women running on a trail

20 March 2022

She runs outdoors Serpent Trail marathon women’s trail run

Run a marathon without the pressure of a race this spring on...
Borde Hill Gardens in the morning sunlight

18 May 2022

Nature for wellbeing – guided sensory walk

Take sanctuary from today’s hectic world on a restful and ...
Festival of Chichester logo

11 June - 10 July 2022

Festival of Chichester 2022

Chichester are proud to present its exciting and diverse sum...
A horse jumping over an obstacle at Hickstead

23 - 26 June 2022

Al Shira’aa Hickstead Derby meeting

The Al Shira’aa Hickstead Derby Meeting is one of the most...
Horse jumping at Hickstead

27 - 31 June 2022

Longines Royal International Horse Show

This five-star fixture includes some of the most famous clas...
Two cyclists chatting at Goodwood

6 - 7 August 2022

Eroica Brittanica

The Eroica Britannia cycling festival has moved to Goodwood ...
A lit up tree at night at the Into the Wild festival

26 - 28 August 2022

Into the Wild 2022

 Into the Wild is hosting the UK's premier nature based fes...

Sporting delights

Set in 12,000 acres of glorious Sussex countryside, Goodwood is an exhilarating place to enjoy many sporting delights, from horseracing to motorsport and sailing to cycling. For those that prefer a slower pace of sporting entertainment there are plenty of leisure centres in West Sussex that are fun for all ages. There’s no shortage of things to do in West Sussex, so grab your trainers and discover something new on your next adventure.

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Local guides

Get inspiration for your next trip with the help of our local guides. Discover top attractions, fun things to do and exciting new experiences. There is something for everyone in West Sussex.