Ambleside Sports Day 2017

Thursday 27th July 2017 - This event has finished

Ambleside Sports Day Logo

Time: 12 noon to 5:30pm
Contact: Event Manager: Paul McDougall
Telephone: 015394 32504
Venue: Rydal Park
Town: Ambleside
County: Cumbria
Postcode: LA22 9PL

For 200 years, locals and visitors to Ambleside have enjoyed watching and participating in this traditional Lakeland Sports Day. Gates are open at 10am and the first race begins at noon. The attractions at the 2017 event include:

  • Ambleside SportsCumberland & Westmorland Wrestling
  • Hound Trails
  • Foot & Cycle Races
  • Guides & Fell Races
  • Children's Races
  • Crafts & Local Business Marquee
  • Catering Marquee
  • Licensed Marquee
  • Mobile Catering Units
  • Trade Stands
  • Barbecue
  • Car Park

Entries for track races will be accepted on the day until midday, with a maximum of 30 participants. The sports commence at noon, heralded by a drumming band and the ringing of Ambleside town crier's bell.

Admission: £6 Adults, Youths £3, Under 12s free (TBC)   |  Car Parking: £3

Ambleside Sports 2017 - Your Events Guide for Ambleside, the Lake District & Cumbria