Other winter sports in NY It’s no secret that both New York football teams aren’t going well – at the time of writing, the New York Jets are 5-8 and New York Giants 2-11. There wasn’t much hope for the Jets this year anyway, with many analysts thinking that they might struggle to win a game… but the Giants? Oh boy. They started the season 0-5 and with … Continue reading Winter sports in NYC… that aren’t Football
We’ve spoken about it before at SWIAM but we’ll say it again; Ice Hockey is one of the most underrated spectator sports going around. What other sport requires finesse skills like ice-skating and controlling a tiny black puck as well as bearing the brunt of intense physicality? There aren’t many. Throw in the varying paces of the sport and you have yourself an absolute treat of a live … Continue reading You should break the ice on College Ice Hockey
Feeling left out because everyone at work (and on social media) is talking about the Spring Carnival in Melbourne? Don’t have a clue what any of it means? Here’s a short guide to the different horseraces in Melbourne: Caulfield cup The Caulfield Cup is the richest turf handicap in the world. The race spans 2400 metres and Group 1 race is valued at $3.1 million. Although it has been … Continue reading Know enough to be able to talk about the Spring Carnival
The SCG tour is an experience that is matched by no other. After all, the ground hosts a plethora of high profile sporting matches and events. The tour delves into the stories of players, spectators, events as well as covering the architecture behind the stadium and its surroundings which make it so breathtaking. The tour gives attendees the chance to sit in the dressing rooms … Continue reading SCG tour and you!
Suncorp Stadium – for those of you who don’t know – is a stadium in south-east Queensland that seats approximately 52,500 people. Throughout the year it hosts a multitude of things which includes Rugby League, Rugby Union, soccer and concerts. Rugby League usually consists of Brisbane Broncos home games, annual State of Origin matches, International Test Matches and the Queensland Rugby League’s Intrust Super Cup … Continue reading Suncorp Stadium, winter…and you!
The home of the GWS Giants, Spotless Stadium, is one of the better stadiums available to the footballing world today, as well as being a prime location for entertainment events. Conveniently located within Sydney Olympic Park, it’s also roughly 25 minutes from the Anzac Bridge and Darling Harbour – a must see if you’re a tourist visiting Sydney. Aside from sport, the venue attracts over … Continue reading Spotless Stadium and you!
Allianz Stadium, or as it might be known as Sydney Football Stadium, is the go-to stadium in Sydney for professionals rugby league, rugby union and soccer matches. The venue plays home to the Sydney Roosters (NRL), NSW Waratahs and Sydney FC (A-League) while the Wallabies (Union), Kangaroos (League) and the Socceroos all play at the ground at different stages throughout the year. The NRL semi … Continue reading Allianz Stadium and you!
Indianapolis play host to some of the best attractions the country has to offer. Places like the Indianapolis Motor Speedway which have been around since 1909 has been the place for over 100 races through its time. To complement, the museum begun 50 years after the Speedway and features a theatre showing Indy 500 footage. Typically, the Indy 500 (May) and the Brickyard 400 (July) … Continue reading What to do in Indianapolis
Whatever your heart desires in life, New York has it, and probably three to four times over. The city that never sleeps can cater to the needs of the sport fanatic, the shopaholic, the culture enthusiastic or even those that yearn for the theatre. Madison Square Garden often plays host to a plethora of events throughout the year, whether it be sporting or music, and … Continue reading New York, New York!
Sport in Sydney has flown under the radar in recent times but has suddenly resurfaced with the emergence of the GWS Giants. Being a young and exuberant AFL team, they have been the focal point of the AFL world and their surge in success doesn’t look like it’s going to slow down any time soon. So how do you go about witnessing upcoming greatness and making … Continue reading Spotless Stadium; how should I get there?