The Must-Watch Sports Events of 2017


Calendar out? Pencil at the ready? Here are the BIG sporting events you should look out for in 2017. The coming months bring a host of high calibre sporting talent to the forefront with a variety of sports on show. So get your trainers fastened, and limber up – or, if you prefer to be a spectator, get those tickets booked:
  • Masters  - April 3 to April 9

Originally known as the "Augusta National Invitational" Tournament, the current, iconic name was adopted in 1939. The Masters is one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the world, with only the world’s biggest and best names invited. There’s bound to be plenty of big swings and nail-biting moments, so keep your eyes peeled! Fore!!

  • ODI World Cup for Women - June 26 to July 23

Women’s Cricket is going to be a big hitter this summer, with the One Day International World Cup being hosted on home soil. What better way to enjoy the British Summertime than settling in to a thrilling cricketing encounter between England and Australia? Don’t forget the Sun cream!

  • The Championships, Wimbledon - July 3 to July 16

This quintessentially British sporting event returns for its 131st edition this July, and, will no doubt feature an all star line-up. You can expect to see the likes of Andy Murray and Serena Williams tearing it up on the turf, and once more, taking the tennis world by storm. It would be rude not to enjoy the strawberries and cream (in moderation), wouldn’t it?

Beyond these sporting highlights, there are plenty of other, major of events to get excited about. From The World Aquatics Championships from Budapest in July to the Handball World Championships in December, there is something for everyone in 2017!

If your little one is inspired by any of these awesome events, why not sign them up for a Premier Sport course or club and let them replicate their idols?