SUNDAY 25th AUGUST 2019     |     [email protected]

GRASMERE SPORTS

The 2019 Annual Grasmere Lakeland Sports, now celebrating 169 years of existence, has been a regular annual event since 1868, unbroken except for the two periods of the First and Second World Wars. Now one of the most popular traditional events in the English Lake District, participants compete in a variety of sports, including Cumberland & Westmorland Wrestling, Fell Running and Hound Trails.

GRASMERE SPORTS 2019

The Next Sports will be held on:-

Bank Holiday Sunday 25th August 2019

The Showfield, Stock Lane Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SL

Starting at 10:00 am


PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL EVENTS AND RACES ARE ENTERED ON THE DAY.

TICKET PRICES FOR GRASMERE SPORTS 2019

Tickets will be available online from 08.00 hours on Monday 1st July 2019, and will close at midnight on Saturday 24th August 2019.

Enquiries to Deborah Black, Sports Manager
[email protected]

ONLINE PRICES 2019

Adults: £11.00
Children 5–14 years: £4.00
Under 5’s: FREE
Family Ticket*: £28.00

GATE PRICES 2019

Adults: £12.00
Children 5–14 years: £5.00
Under 5’s: FREE
Family Ticket: Online Only

*Please note: Family Tickets are only available online. Family Tickets cover 2 x adults and 2 x children under the age of 14.

Rathbones Sponsors of Grasmere Show

HEADLINE ACTS

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TOM LONGTON

Entertaining Sheep Dog Display

Tom's fabulous sheepdogs will not only demonstrate their teamwork herding sheep but ducks around the arenas; all with Tom's entertaining commentary.

  Children may even be invited to help with the ducks!


Dangerous Steve

A Real Crowd Pleaser

Dangerous Steve’s Fire and Chainsaw juggling, Giant Unicycle, Ladder Balancing and Blindfold Motorcycle riding is a hilarious and dynamic act full of sensational stunts, it's a real crowd pleaser!

Steve is back by popular demand, after wowing us all with his performance at the 2018 Sports.


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FAT CAT BRASS

A lively, colourful addition to the Sports

Fat Cat Brass are making their debut at the Sports this year.  Look out for their colourful performances and their unique take on a range of modern classics.

Their performances are sure to take the Sports by storm!

WHAT'S ON

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FELL RUNNING

Fell Runners compete throughout the afternoon at Under 9, Under 12, Under 14, Under 17 and Senior levels on the vertiginous slopes up to Butter Crags which overlook the Showfield

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HOUND TRAILS

Hounds compete along trails laid through the Cumbrian Fells, in the categories of Puppies, Open Restricted, Veterans & Senior (Derby)

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WRESTLING

This ancient sport, practiced in Cumberland for generations, attracts large numbers of competitors of all ages and weight categories