Sport

Our sporting life!

Our sporting life!

Whether you want to watch or take part, there’s always plenty on offer here.

Aston Villa FC

Aston Villa FC

Aston Villa, founded in 1874, are the fifth most decorated club in English football history boasting 19 major domestic club honours (so far!), including seven League championships and seven FA Cups.

Barclaycard Arena

Barclaycard Arena

From racing around a track, to dribbling across a court and last gasp match points, the Barclaycard Arena hosts some of the world’s greatest sporting events, teams and competitions right in the heart of the city centre.

Birchfield Harriers

Birchfield Harriers

Birchfield Harriers is the UK’s premier athletics club and has been represented at every summer Olympics bar one since 1908. The team is based at the Alexander Stadium to the north of Birmingham.

Birmingham & Solihull RFC

Birmingham & Solihull RFC

Birmingham & Solihull RFC’s first team – “the Bees” is in National League 3 Midlands. They formed in 1989 by a merger of the original Birmingham (founded 1911) and Solihull rugby clubs, which are over 60 years old.

Birmingham City FC

Birmingham City FC

Expect ambitious, energetic football from Birmingham City FC if you call into the 30,000-seater St Andrew’s Stadium to see them play. They were founder members and first ever champions of the Football League 2nd Division.

Edgbaston Archery & Tennis

Edgbaston Archery & Tennis

Edgbaston Archery & Tennis Society is the oldest lawn tennis club in the world. It was founded in 1860 and tennis was first played in 1873 shortly after the game was first played in nearby Ampton Rd, Edgbaston.

Edgbaston Cricket Ground

Edgbaston Cricket Ground

Edgbaston Cricket Ground is the home of Warwickshire County Cricket Club and Birmingham Bears. It has been transformed into one of the UK’s leading sporting venues, situated in Edgbaston and just a mile from Birmingham.

Edgbaston Croquet Club

Edgbaston Croquet Club

Edgbaston Croquet Club is the premier croquet venue in the West Midlands. The Club, near the Botanical Gardens, hosts national and international events and boasts current international players amongst its membership.

Edgbaston Golf Club

Edgbaston Golf Club

Edgbaston Golf Club is a long-established members’ club known through the Midlands and nationally for its HS Colt course, its historic Georgian clubhouse, and its unique setting in 144 acres of woodland a mile from the city.

Edgbaston Priory Club

Edgbaston Priory Club

With a history dating back to the birth of lawn tennis, Edgbaston Priory Club is a private members’ club offering 21st century racquet and leisure facilities thanks to a multi-million pound redevelopment of the Club in 2013.

Golf at The Belfry

Golf at The Belfry

The Belfry has become synonymous with golf and is a Mecca for both professional and amateur players. Host to more Ryder Cup matches than any other venue in the world The Belfry is steeped in tournament history.

Grand Prix Karting

Grand Prix Karting

The legendary Grand Prix Karting Birmingham Wheels International Circuit is arguably the most famous outdoor go kart raceway in the UK. Its central location is perfect if you are coming from Birmingham.

Moseley RFC

Moseley RFC

Moseley Rugby Football Club take on some of the best on any given Saturday with the first XV playing one of the top 20 rugby matches in the country. The team is rebuilding for a return to the very highest echelons of the game.

Prodrift Academy

Prodrift Academy

Drifting has become the fastest growing motorsport in the world. To facilitate this growth, the Prodrift Academy have created a unique drift training facility in the heart of Birmingham.

St Andrew’s Stadium Tour

St Andrew’s Stadium Tour

With a guided tour of the home of Birmingham City you will see the stadium through the eyes of City legends themselves; and discover areas usually reserved only for the players. Get your questions answered by a friendly tour guide.

The Hawthorns Stadium Tour

The Hawthorns Stadium Tour

The Hawthorns Stadium has been home to West Bromwich Albion since 1900 and was the last football league ground to be built in the 19th century. The ground has a capacity of 27,000 after a renovation.

Villa Park Stadium Tour

Villa Park Stadium Tour

Soak up the atmosphere and walk in the footsteps of Villa’s finest players, both past and present, on the Villa Park Stadium Tour which highlights the club’s proud history. Have your cameras ready for those personal mementos.

Warwickshire Bears

Warwickshire Bears

Warwickshire County Cricket Club’s 50 overs team is called the Warwickshire Bears and the T20 team is known as the Birmingham Bears. Their kit colours are black and gold and the team’s home is at Edgbaston Cricket Ground.

West Bromwich Albion FC

West Bromwich Albion FC

West Bromwich Albion FC, nicknamed The Baggies, are a Premier League football club based in West Bromwich. The club was formed in 1878 and have played at their home ground, The Hawthorns, since 1900.

Worcester Warriors RFC

Worcester Warriors RFC

Worcester Warriors RFC is based at Sixways Stadium in Worcestershire. The team are an Aviva Premiership rugby team and are often nicknamed Warriors and are based south of Birmingham.