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The Commonwealth Games In Numbers

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More than a billion people were glued to their screens for the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games, although this isn’t the only fascinating statistic we’ve found about the event. From the number of medals available, to the tonnes of pasta served – we delve into the big facts around Glasgow 2014 with our latest infographic.

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Is There Any Such Thing as a "Home Kit" Advantage?

thumbnailFootball pundits often like to talk about the home advantage, and how a team playing at their own ground immediately holds the upper hand. Some take the philosophy a little further and look at the success of a team in their home or away kit – and this is where the next post on our blog comes into play. After analysing all 380 games of the 2013/14 Premier League season, we see just how much of a role away kits really do have.

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Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014: The Venues

thumbnailWith the Commonwealth Games kicking off in style on Wednesday, we've put together a venue guide so whether you're heading up there with your ticket or watching on T.V, you can appreciate the Scottish heritage present in each event. 

 

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Everything You Need To Know About The Commonwealth Games

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The XX Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014 is less than a week away and Scotland is gearing up for a spectacular opening ceremony which will take place on the 23rd July at Celtic Park! We take a look at what the 2014 games has to offer... 

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What Were The Best Boots Of World Cup 2014?

thumbnailIt was described as one of the most exciting World Cup tournaments in years and in total, it brought no fewer than 171 goals. Players were seen in some of the latest and most futuristic boots on the market and to see just which brands and models performed the best, we’ll take an in-depth look at the tournament through this next blog post.

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5 Great Activities to Keep Your Child Busy This Summer

thumbnailWith the days getting longer and the weather heating up, it can mean only one thing – the Summer holidays are nearly here! Whilst your little one might barely be able to contain their excitement, the holidays can understandably be a stressful time for parents. Luckily, here at SportsDirect.com we have come up with our five best garden activities to keep your kids busy without breaking the bank.

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Make a Splash with the Kids this Summer, without Breaking the Bank!

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Hot weather + bored kids just don't mix well during the endless summer days. Don’t panic just yet though, we've got you covered . Here is a fail-proof guide to affordable water-based activities to keep the kids active and healthy this summer.

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How to Kick Out the Boredom this Summer!

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The World Cup has sadly left us behind, but if the beautiful game is still at the forefront of your mind, our graduate intern Tom has some great suggestions on how to cope over the next four weeks!

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Skate Your Way Through the Summer Holidays

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As part of our Summer Graduate "Talentbank" scheme this year, we're bringing you the #SummerSurvival guide to help you and the kids defeat boredom without breaking the bank. Over the next 6 weeks we'll have tips and advice on days out, activities and gear which will help keep the kids active in both body and mind- without costing the earth! First up is Natalia who has fond memories of learning to skate in the sunshine!...

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Germany v Argentina: The Final Countdown

thumbnailIt’s been one of the most exciting World Cup tournaments in years, but the event is soon to come to a close as Germany and Argentina prepare for the final. Ahead of the big game, we take an in-depth look at both teams and just who could come out on top.

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