Updated February 13th, 2024 at 17:02 IST

Sporting Events Worth Travelling For In 2024

Here is a list of sporting events in 2024 that are worth travelling for.

1/7: Friday 14 June - Sunday 14 July in Germany: The opening match of the European Football Championship will begin on June 14, 2024 in front of an expected crowd of 67,000 fans in FC Bayern./ Image: euro2024/instagram

2/7: March 8 - March 24 in Accra, Ghana: The African Games, also known as the All-Africa Games or the Pan African Games, is a multi-sport event held every four years./ Image: accra2023ag.com

3/7: Grand National, British horse race held annually over the Aintree course, Liverpool, in late March or early April; it attracts more attention throughout the world than any other steeplechase./ Image: grandnational.org.uk

4/7: The Paris 2024 Games will be the biggest sporting event ever organised in France. This event will held over 12 magical days from 28 Aug to 8 Sept 2024, bringing together 4,400 of paralympic athletes./ Image: paralympic.org

5/7: March - December, around the world: The 2024 Formula 1 season will run from March 29 to December 8, 2024, with 24 races over 40 weeks. This will be the longest season in Formula 1 history./ Image: corp.formula1

6/7: 26 July - August 11 in Paris, France: The 2024 Summer Olympics, officially called the Games of the XXXIII Olympiad, will take place in Paris, France from July 26 to August 11, 2024. / Image: olympics.com

7/7: June 29 - July 21, Italy, France: Tour de France is a men's bicycle race which is held annually in France. It's the oldest of the three Grand Tours, along with Giro d'Italia and the Vuelta a España. / Image: letour.com

Published February 13th, 2024 at 17:02 IST