Sport plays a very important part in people’s lives in Britain. About 29 million people over the age of 16 regularly take part in sport or exercise. Walking is the most popular recreation. For many people sport is the main form of entertainment. There are a lot of sport programmes on TV. Every newspaper devotes several pages to sport.
Sport in the United Kingdom plays an important role in British culture. The United Kingdom has given birth to a range of major international sports including association football, badminton, billiards, bowls, boxing, cricket, croquet, curling, darts, golf, fives, hockey, netball, rugby ( union and league ), tennis, table tennis, snooker, squash, (1) and water polo.
Great Britain and Northern Ireland, represented by the British Olympic Association (BOA), competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, United Kingdom, from 27 July to 12 August 2012 as the host nation and the team of selected athletes was officially known as Team GB.British athletes have competed at every Summer Olympic Games in the modern era, alongside Australia, France and Greece, though.Sport is Great. Britain is a sport-loving nation, and it's the birthplace of some of the world's favourite sports. Join Richard as he visits Silverstone, home of Formula 1, and Wembley Stadium, the 'temple of football'. Instructions.This was the most medals Great Britain had ever won at an Olympic games. This shows great improvement in British sport over the years, especially with the government’s contribution. Hosting the Olympics in London will see British sport increase due to the quality of the new facilities giving more people a chance to participate and train.
The English are great lovers of sport; and they are neither playing nor watching games, they like to talk about them. However, there is important thing about sport in Britain which we must know. Today, the big-time sport is professional and famous players can make much money. Let's take football for example.Read More
How Great Britain became a sporting powerhouse and reminded us all that success is infectious. it is across sport,” Brailsford said.. and Britain has been brave enough to invest in sport.Read More
National sports in Great Britain. It is a very interesting question, because many kinds of sport have taken the origin in England. The Englishmen love sports, they are called sports-lovers in spite of the fact that some of them neither play games nor even watch them.Read More
The most popular sport in my country is soccer, but we haver great athletes in water sports here like Torben Grael, whos won medals in olympic games. Log in or register to post comments adeljva replied on 27 May, 2017 - 21:06 Venezuela.Read More
Sport in the UK Many of the sports which are popular all over the world today as rugby and football were invented by the British. These sports, as well as others, play an important role in the.Read More
Places Of Interest In Great Britain. Hundreds of thousands of students study in Great Britain every year. Students study in the Great Britain (United Kingdom) because it is a fun and interesting place to study. Students find it easy to travel around the Britain to see the major cities, landmarks and tourist attractions.Read More
Sports play an important part in the life in Britain and is a popular leisure activity. Many of the world's famous sports began in Britain, including cricket, football, lawn tennis, golf and rugby. England's national sport is cricket although to many people football (soccer) is seen as our national sport. Football is our most popular sport.Read More
Sport in Great Britain. The British people are known to be great sports-lovers, so when they are neither playing, nor watching games, they like to talk about them. One of the most popular sports games in the UK is cricket. It is often played in schools, colleges, universities and by club teams all over the country.Read More
Britain’s biggest rivals: Australia- recently a friendly rivalry has developed as Great Britain and Australia are usually very close in the Olympic medals tables. Golf There are golf courses all over the UK, and the sport is massively popular with the British people.Read More