Fur Rendezvous Festival

The Fur Rendezvous Festival is an annual winter festival held in Anchorage, Alaska in late February. The self-styled “largest winter festival in North America”, Fur Rendezvous is highly anticipated by many Anchorage-area residents as marking the beginning of the end of a long winter and the approach of spring. In 2012, Fur Rendezvous was selected…

Tour of Oman 2017

The eighth edition of the Tour of Oman, due to begin at Al Sawadi Beach on the 14th February, looks set to welcome a diverse range of riders to the startline with its varied stage terrain. An initial sprint stage on the coast will suit the likes of marquee names Tom Boonen and Alexander Kristoff,…

Iron Dog Snowmobile Race 2017

Iron Dog or Iron Dog Race is an off-road snowmobile race across Alaska, USA. It normally starts on a Sunday in mid-February.At 2,031 miles (3,269 km), it is the longest high speed cross-country snowmachine race in the world. The first Iron Dog event started in 1984, in Big Lake following the Northern Route of the Historic…

Fort Lauderdale Major 2017

The City Fort Lauderdale is a coastal city on the Atlantic Ocean in the US state of Florida. It is known as the “Venice of America” due to its expansive canal system. Situated in Broward County in South Florida, the city’s population is over 170,000. The city is most famous for its beaches and boats,…

The most creative football crests

  Asante Kotoko Ghana’s Asante Kotoko were named Africa’s Club of the Century in 2000 by football nerd-do-wells IFFHS (International Federation of Football History and Statistics), ostensibly based on results. We know the real reason: that porcupine struck terror into IFFHS’s cold, mathematical hearts. After all, the club’s motto means, ‘Kill a thousand and a…

Yukon Quest 2017

The Yukon Quest is an expedition through the frozen gates of hell. Half in the Yukon and half in Alaska, the 1,600-kilometre dogsled race has earned a reputation for being the toughest in the world. The distance between checkpoints is longer than the famous Iditarod, and the terrain is more challenging. The route follows a former…

Wellington Sevens 2017 -Bring the Noise

Wellington welcomes the vibrant and iconic HSBC Sevens World Series 2017.  Two days of fast-paced rugby action and entertainment at Westpac Stadium –  Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 January. The HSBC Wellington Sevens is the third tournament for 2016/2017 series and is held in Wellington, the capital of New Zealand. Sixteen teams are drawn into four pools…