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Melbourne - were sport is a religion

 

MELBOURNE is regarded as the sporting capital of the world with football, cricket, soccer and basketball played in stadiums like the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

 

Melbourne has been voted the Top Sports Events City and the Ultimate Sports City of the decade. An "unparalleled track record reputation" for hosting sporting competitions with versatility, stadia, atmosphere and a local passion for all sports.

 

Melbourne is officially the sporting capital of the world. Melbourne took top spot at the SportBusiness Ultimate Sport City Awards (2016), the longest running rankings of the world's top sports hosts, stealing the title from Berlin, London, New York and Sydney. It's the 4th time Melbourne has taken out the title (2006, 2008 and 2010).

 

Melbourne is home to The Ashes, Australian Rules Football, Australian Tennis Open, Formula 1 Grand Prix, Australian Moto GP and the Melbourne Cup.

 



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Geelong Pride Games 
Date:  To 
It is with great excitement that we would like to welcome you to the inaugural Geelong Pride Games in 2016. The ‘sporting’ events are fun and social and will be running over the Long Weekend; 28th October to 1st November 2016 culminating in an ‘Award Read more..

View Profile | Geelong


 
Greyhound Racing @ The Meadows 
Every
The Meadows races every Saturday night and is a multi-purpose function venue that hosts a range of raceday and non-raceday events throughout the year. With the capacity to provide function and conference facilities for up to 600 people, The Meadow Read more..

View Profile | Broadmeadows


 
Hoka One One | Trail Running Series  
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The HOKA ONE ONE Trail Running Series takes your running off-road with a series of popular races at breath-taking wilderness locations within a 1hr drive from Melbourne. CHOICE OF DISTANCES | GREAT COURSES | BEAUTIFUL SETTINGS | SOCIAL ATMOSPHERE Read more..

View Profile | Silvan


 
Juventus Football Club v Tottenham Hotspur 
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The second instalment of the 2016 International Champions Cup Australia, presented by Audi fields Italian champions Juventus against Premier League powerhouse Tottenham Hotspur. Italy's most successful side, Juventus, has thrived in recent times, Read more..

View Profile | East Melbourne


 
Ladbrokes Park Thoroughbred Racing 
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William Hill Park midweek racing returns in 2016. Which trainer and jockey will reign supreme and win the championship this year? Admission: FREE for all ages. William Hill Park William Hill Park hosts 27 race meetings with venue sharing the Read more..

View Profile | Springvale


 
Melbourne Storm v  Roosters | NRL 
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Melbourne Storm is our Victorian team in the 2016 NRL Premiership playing at AAMI Park. The next Melbourne Storm home game.. Sat 23 Jul 2016, 7:30pm, AAMI Park Melbourne STORM Sydney ROOSTERS AAMI Park 19:30 Upcoming NRL Read more..

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Melbourne Victory FC vs Juventus Football Club 
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The first instalment of the 2016 International Champions Cup Australia, presented by Audi pits home favourites Melbourne Victory against Italian giants Juventus. Both Victory and Juventus have been hugely successful in recent times. Juventus have Read more..

View Profile | East Melbourne


 
Melbourne Victory v Brisbane Roar 
Brisbane Roar boss John Aloisi has hailed his side’s strong character following their stunning come-from-behind 2-1 win over Melbourne Victory at Suncorp Stadium in Friday night's Elimination Final. Roar appeared headed for an early exit from the Read more..

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Members Race Day | Pakenham Racecourse 
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Racing @ Pakenham Racing Club Upcoming Race Days Members race day Sun 31 jul 2016 Seasons opening raceday Fri 05 aug 2016 Midweek race day Tue 16 aug 2016 Midweek race day Tue 23 aug 2016 Dad's day out midweek race day Read more..

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Northern Health Foundation Raceday @ Kilmore Racing Club 
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Race on down to Kilmore Racing Club and enjoy a day out in style at our Midweek Raceday! Fun for the whole family to be had as well as a delicious menu and exciting Thoroughbred Racing action throughout the day. Northern Health Foundation Rac Read more..

View Profile | Kilmore


 
Round 18 | AFL Premiership 2016 
Date:  To 
Round 18 kicks off on Friday night with the pies (Collingwood) taking on the roos (North Melbourne)) at Etihad Stadium. Both teams need to win, pies if they have any chance of making the final 8, and the roos if they are to stay in the top 8. Cat Read more..

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Test & Tune | 1/4 Mile Off Street Drag Racing 
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Heathcote Park is the new home of 1/4 Mile Off Street Drag Racing in Victoria. Most people who purchase a high performance vehicle want to take it out and see what it can do, especially against other cars. While it’s tempting to do this on the cit Read more..

View Profile | Knowsley


 
Tottenham Hotspur v Atlético de Madrid 
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The final instalment of the 2016 International Champions Cup Australia, presented by Audi sees Premier League powerhouse Tottenham up against Spanish side Atlético de Madrid. Atlético are currently enjoying a fantastic period of success, having wo Read more..

View Profile | East Melbourne


 
United Roller Derby Playoffs 
Date:  To 
United Roller Derby Playoffs Date: Saturday 13 August 2016 - Sunday 14 August 2016 Other than Quidditch, MIXED Roller Derby is the only other competitive full contact co-ed sport where men, women and genders in between, play with and against eac Read more..

View Profile | Flemington


 
Victorian Road Runners 
Every
On the first Saturday of every month, the Victorian Road Runners offers 4 km and 8 km time-trials around Tan Track. Enjoy running, jogging, fun run/walks? Come run with us. Non-members welcome. Friendly atmosphere. Non-competitive, suits all Read more..

View Profile | South Yarra


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