Yorkshire is the unofficial home of world cricket. No other county is as passionate about its cricket as Yorkshire.
Yorkshire loves its football, and is the undisputed birthplace of the modern club game! The area is home to some of the biggest names in the sport, and you'll find exciting action on offer every week of the season.
Rugby League is Yorkshire born and bred having been formed following a meeting between 21 clubs at the George Hotel, Huddersfield in 1895. It has since developed into one of the most popular and passionate sports in Britain. An exciting spectator sport which will keep you on the edge of your seat due to its fast, skilful and physically demanding nature.
The sport of Rugby Union does not yet enjoy the fame of its League counterpart in Yorkshire but the union's traditions of providing great entertainment and strong competition are long and proud.
No other region in the UK is as passionate about horse racing as Yorkshire. The county is synonymous with the sport of kings, with no fewer than nine top class courses.