If you love travelling and sports then this year you must plan an adventurous trip to London, the capital of the United Kingdom. This global city has carved a niche in the international sports arena and plays host to numerous sports events round the year. In 2012 too, a number of big sports events are lined up to take place in the city and enthrall sports-lovers worldwide. Not to mention, London is all set to host the Olympics 2012 and preparation for the same have been going on for a long time now.
All the sporting events will see enthusiastic participation from sportsmen and sportswomen around the world. Some of the major sports events that will be held in London this year are as follows:
- Babcock Trophy: Rugby (Union & League) on 28 April 2012 at Twickenham Rugby Stadium
- Synchronized Swimming 18 April 2012 to 22 April 2012 Various Venues
- London Prepares: Visa Water Polo International 3 May 2012 to 6 May 2012 at Olympic Park Water Polo Arena
- Investec Derby Day 2012 Greyhound/Horse Racing on 2nd June at Epsom Downs Racecourse
In addition to the above, the Olympics fever will be at its peak in the city during July and August. World’s best athletes will be competing for the prestigious Olympics gold medal in sports including archery, athletics, badminton, basketball, canoe slalom, cycling, boxing, volleyball, motor sports and extreme sports. So, why not book a hotel accommodation in London right away to avoid inflated room tariff later on.