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Sport 2006

Sport 2006

For a unique sporting experience get down to Sport 2006 this summer. The event provides the perfect opportunity to try a variety of sports and discover which is the right one for you or your children.

Visitors of any age or ability will be able to try over 30 different sports in one day amid the stunning backdrop of Groombridge Place.

Each sport from Volleyball to Fencing, Judo to Mountaineering, Athletics to Dingy Sailing will have a dedicated purpose built area where adults and children alike can ’have a go’ in a safe and professional environment. For those feeling confident there will also be the opportunity to enter organised tournaments and competitions.

To entertain and inspire there will be demonstrations in the main arena from some of the best sports people in their field. There are also competitive events to enter which include:

  • 5k Run for men – Sat 9.00am
  • 5k Run for women – Sat 10.00am
  • 5k Run for youth – Sat 11.00am
  • 5k Walk for men – Sun 2.00pm
  • 5km Walk for women – Sat 2.00pm
  • 5k Walk youth – Sun 11.00pm
  • 32.5 km Sprint Duathlon – Sun 9.00am
  • 20km Cycle Time Trial – Sat 2.00pm

    Try your hand at Taekwondo, test your skills at Archery, experience a wide variety of new sports, compete in one of the events or simply enjoy an active day out with your family or friends at Sport 2006.

    Ticket prices are £15 per adult, £12.50 for a child and £50 for a family of 4, this includes:

    – Unlimited activities – have a go at as many sports as you want
    – Free car parking
    – Certificate verifying participation
    – Chance to meet some sporting hero’s
    – Entrance to Groombridge Place Gardens and Enchanted Forest
    – Entertainment

    For more information and to book your tickets call 0870 1283598 or visit

    Delicious food, healthy snacks and drinks from the specially created restaurant areas will be available throughout the weekend and of course the chance to enjoy the award winning grounds of Groombridge Place.

    So, for a truly unique sporting experience in a relaxed and enjoyable environment visit Sport 2006 19th-20th August Groombridge Place, Kent.

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