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Manchester: What’s coming up?

August 5, 2010

If you are planning a weekend away why not combine it with watching some top flight sport? Manchester is a great city for this, as you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to sporting events. Here’s some of our top picks.

lacrosseFIL World Lacrosse Championships
July 10 – 24 2010

31 international lacrosse teams are heading to Manchester for the sport’s biggest World Championships to date.

England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland are all competing.

www.2010worldlacrosse.com

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ROWE British Grand Prix Squash Championships
September 15 – 20 2010

England currently has three women ranked in the top 10 in the world, so head to the British Grand Prix at the National Squash Centre and you will see some truly world class squash.

This is the last major event for the British players prior to the Commonwealth Games where they will be hoping to come home with medals.

www.isportgroup.com/ticketing

BTCB British International Taekwondo Championships
September 25 – 26 2010

World number one and Beijing bronze medallist Sarah Stevenson, and nineteen year old star Aaron Cook, will both be relishing the chance to compete in front of a home crowd for the prestigious British International Championship title.

www.britishtaekwondo.org.uk

UCI Track Cycling World Cup Classic
February 18 – 20 2011

Watch the world’s top cyclists race at Manchester’s velodrome in the finale to the 2010-11 Track World Cup Series.

Top names Victoria Pendleton and Sir Chris Hoy are both expected to compete and hopefully remain king and queen of the sprint.

www.trackworldcup.co.uk

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