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.

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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.

Upcoming events

Two cyclists cycling through a woodland path

September 2021

Sparkling Sussex E-bike tour

For those who love the idea of pedalling from vineyard to vi...
Visitors taking photographs in the garden at Buckland Abbey, Devon.

4 June - 25 September 2021

Petworth Park: learning in the landscape

Enjoy yoga, photography and art courses at Petworth Park wit...
South Downs Way sign post with cyclists in the background

7 - 10 October 2021

South Downs Way biking weekend

Unlike other multi-day point to point mountain bike rides, M...

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.

Sports entertainment Goodwood
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