Manchester City Council

Sports, leisure & the Arts Sports Events

Manchester - Alive with Sport

Manchester - a world renowned sporting City.

Home to two of the world's leading football, athletics, cricket, netball, rugby, squash, swimming and water polo clubs and the all conquering British Cycling team. Manchester is the host to National Centres for Cycling, Lacrosse, Squash, Taekwondo and Water Polo.

Manchester's commitment to sport and the Major Sports Events programme has seen the city receive numerous Sports Industry awards, including being ranked 5th in the 'World's 25 Ultimate Sport Cities' by Sports Business Magazine.

We have sport in our blood. Manchester is a dynamic city of opportunity and innovation, and its infrastructure can support any sporting event. Email our Sports Events Team at sportsevents@manchester.gov.uk  if you're planning a major sporting event to find out why Manchester really is 'Alive with Sport'.

Find out what events are scheduled for the upcoming months.

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