Sport

Where To Play Sport In London: Parts U And V

Where To Play Sport In London: Parts U And V

Ultimate frisbee, Unihockey, Velodrome and Volleyball.
Swimming Shorts: Ruislip Lido

Swimming Shorts: Ruislip Lido

London's best beach?
Watch 70 Years Of Newly-Released Archive Football Footage

Watch 70 Years Of Newly-Released Archive Football Footage

Watch some of the earliest filmed games.
Forget Wimbledon and Lord's - sports fans should pay more attention to Blackheath

Forget Wimbledon and Lord's - sports fans should pay more attention to Blackheath

Why do so many rugby fans make pilgrimages to Blackheath?
The Man Who Sells A Literature Fanzine To West Ham Fans

The Man Who Sells A Literature Fanzine To West Ham Fans

Push is sold in pubs, on the streets and at West Ham games.
London's Greatest Races

London's Greatest Races

The classic to the wacky.
Photos of Upton Park, shortly before West Ham United moved out

Photos of Upton Park, shortly before West Ham United moved out

West Ham's former stomping ground.
Hackney Marshes: The World's Greatest Football Pitch

Hackney Marshes: The World's Greatest Football Pitch

There is no greater scent than that of muddy boots and sweat
An Inaccurate Hand-Drawn Map Of Tooting Bec Lido

An Inaccurate Hand-Drawn Map Of Tooting Bec Lido

Sharks and all.
London's New Football Stadiums: A Timeline

London's New Football Stadiums: A Timeline

Four new grounds on the way.
The Kung Fu Temple In Tufnell Park

The Kung Fu Temple In Tufnell Park

It featured in a John Betjeman Poem.
A Fond Farewell To Upton Park

A Fond Farewell To Upton Park

West Ham set to move after 112 years.
Alternative Tube Map Of Famous Footballers

Alternative Tube Map Of Famous Footballers

This train terminates at Gordon Banks.
Watch London's Iciest Event

Watch London's Iciest Event

Brass monkeys.
London's Medieval Battle Groups Are Not Geeks

London's Medieval Battle Groups Are Not Geeks

Martial arts, Viking style.
Friday Photos: Olympic Games

Friday Photos: Olympic Games

Shameless nostalgia.
How London's Sporting Venues Got Their Names

How London's Sporting Venues Got Their Names

More than just thwacking balls about.
We Took On The Olympic White Water Rapids At Lee Valley

We Took On The Olympic White Water Rapids At Lee Valley

And lived to tell the tale.
Bike Round The East End's Best Cycle Coffee Spots

Bike Round The East End's Best Cycle Coffee Spots

Just go easy on the caffeine.
An Ode To The Wimbledon Greyhounds

An Ode To The Wimbledon Greyhounds

Ascot for proper people.
Where To Play Sport In London: Part I

Where To Play Sport In London: Part I

Ice climbing, ice skating, ice hockey, indoor cricket, indoor football, inline skating and Iyengar yoga.
When Old Harrovians And Old Etonians Ruled The FA Cup

When Old Harrovians And Old Etonians Ruled The FA Cup

The early history of the FA Cup
Get Yer Gloves On — It’s Boxing Day!

Get Yer Gloves On — It’s Boxing Day!

We’re taking today very literally.
Video: The Queen's Dad Playing At Wimbledon... And Losing

Video: The Queen's Dad Playing At Wimbledon... And Losing

His style looks about as wooden as his racquet
Do You Know These Wimbledon Facts?

Do You Know These Wimbledon Facts?

Loads of balls.
When FA Cup Finals Were A Picnic In Crystal Palace Park

When FA Cup Finals Were A Picnic In Crystal Palace Park

It wasn't always about Wembley.
The Forgotten Story Of England's 'Greatest Black Footballer'

The Forgotten Story Of England's 'Greatest Black Footballer'

Laurie Cunningham blazed a trail for black players.
Horse Racing Could Be Coming To Central London's Streets

Horse Racing Could Be Coming To Central London's Streets

Two companies are vying to make it happen
Video: Freejumping At Acton's Trampoline Park

Video: Freejumping At Acton's Trampoline Park

Just jump.
100 Years Not Out: Indian Gymkhana

100 Years Not Out: Indian Gymkhana

Est. 1916.
Swimming Shorts: Hampton Pool

Swimming Shorts: Hampton Pool

Fit for a king or queen.
The History Of Darts In London

The History Of Darts In London

And how it began in a boozer.
The Amateur London Footballer Who Played For England

The Amateur London Footballer Who Played For England

All hail the Kail.
Forget Subbuteo: Bet You've Never Heard Of Stumpz

Forget Subbuteo: Bet You've Never Heard Of Stumpz

A Century of Cricket Games at Lord's.
Can You Do Every Olympic Sport In London Without Breaking The Bank?

Can You Do Every Olympic Sport In London Without Breaking The Bank?

One woman's going to try.
The Story Of The Man Who Founded The London Marathon

The Story Of The Man Who Founded The London Marathon

John Disley, who died yesterday.
Video: You Can Now Go Skiing In Chelsea

Video: You Can Now Go Skiing In Chelsea

You don't have to wrap up warm.
Where To Play Sport In London: Part P

Where To Play Sport In London: Part P

Padel, paintball, petanque, pilates, pitch and putt, polo, power yoga and parkour.
Where To Play Sport In London: Part L

Where To Play Sport In London: Part L

Lacrosse, lawn tennis, lawn bowling, laser tag, lethwei and land yachting.
Where to play Sport in London: Part F

Where to play Sport in London: Part F

Fives, football, fencing and frisbee.
Where To Play Sport In London: Part H

Where To Play Sport In London: Part H

Handball, Hang Gliding, Hatha Yoga, Hiking, Hockey, Hula Hooping and Hurling.
Where To Play Sport In London: Part G

Where To Play Sport In London: Part G

Gaelic football, golf, go-karting, goalball, gridiron.
Where To Play Sport In London: Part K

Where To Play Sport In London: Part K

Karate, Kayaking, Kickboxing, Kitesurfing, Korfball and Kung Fu.
Londonist Out Loud: Stories From Lord's

Londonist Out Loud: Stories From Lord's

A trip to the world's most revered cricket ground.
In Pictures: World Naked Bike Ride In London

In Pictures: World Naked Bike Ride In London

Here's what you missed.
Escape The Heatwave At This Beautiful Lido

Escape The Heatwave At This Beautiful Lido

Died 1998, reborn 2010.
This Is How To Go For A Run In London

This Is How To Go For A Run In London

AND she had to deal with weekend transport.
Junkyard Golf Club Comes To London

Junkyard Golf Club Comes To London

Play crazy golf among a load of old junk.
Chill Out At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park's Own Beach

Chill Out At Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park's Own Beach

Plenty going on.
Where To Watch Wimbledon 2017 If You Haven't Got A Ticket

Where To Watch Wimbledon 2017 If You Haven't Got A Ticket

No Centre Court ticket? No problem.