Celebration of Sport

On the 29th July the Manchester Regional Arena will be delivering our Celebration of Sport event.

This fantastic event is open to everyone including families, so come and get active in a variety of sports in a world class facility supported by qualified coaches. Don’t miss out on our giveaways, competitions, music and activities for all the family!

Discover what activities, courses and camps we have available this Summer and experience a unique opportunity to interact with world class performing athletes where you can ask questions and compete against in one of our sports on offer.

12pm-6pm | Manchester Regional Arena | 29th June 2022

FREE to attend and take part!

Please park in Car park BLUE G 



To register your attendance, please see below:




Who is the fastest in the family? Who has the most power? Test your Athletics skills with some friendly competitive fun and speak to our coaches about ongoing athletics programmes offered at the centre or by our partner clubs.


Get better at Basketball, learn new skills and shoot some hoops. Can you slam dunk like the GB team?

Want to meet proffesional basketball players? We are pleased to announce that the Manchester Giants will be joining us on the 14th August.

Balance Bikes

Bring your 2 – 4 year olds and get them active on our Balance Bikes, our coaches will support your little one to improve their balance and coordination whilst having fun.


Test your skills with friend or family member in a game of Tennis and speak to the coach about our junior and adult programmes only a stones throw away at the Manchester and Tennis Football Centre.




Race to the finish on a Wattbike and emulate the speed of a track cyclist. Race against your partner, your friend, your family or even our coach and walk away with free I am Team GB t-shirt.


Feeling brave? Kick start your taekwondo experience with a special guest Olympic medalist. 

Face Painting

Head over to our face painting stall where all the family can choose exciting face paint designs!

Mini Raft Building

Get creative with our mini raft building activities. Test out your rafts in our paddling pool for the chance to win prizes.

Sinkers Game

Head over to our paddling pool to hook a duck for the chance to win a prize!

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