With Wimbledon starting on Monday 3 July we take a look back 146 years to the first Grand Slam tournament which took place on 9 July 1877. Since then, Wimbledon has grown from a somewhat modest sporting event into the longest-running and perhaps best known tennis tournament in the world.
On Sunday 23 April, thousands of runners head to the capital for the iconic London marathon. This’ll be the 43rd year the event’s taken place, and so to mark the occasion, we are taking a look at the history of this world-famous race and the origins of the marathon itself.
Florence Rose, who is fifth generation The Rose family, has run two half marathons for charity in the past month. Read about how she got on here.
Bring yourself up to speed with information on this year’s thrilling America’s Cup, with this interesting post all about the history and circumstances surrounding the race.
Rose Calendars sales agent Steve Lake has recently undertaken a huge challenge, and achieved more than he bargained for in the process. Read about his undertaking in this momentous challenge, which has left him humble, reflective and philosophical.