Destination Coventry
Destination Coventry

Sport has always been a huge part of Coventry life. As a city, we have an excellent reputation for hosting successful major events as well as offering a showcase for our first-class facilities.

Coventry boasts a proven track record of hosting world-class sporting spectacles. From the London 2012 Olympic Games, the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and Rugby League World Cup, through to the Billie Jean King Cup and International Children’s Games, our city has been a superb and popular backdrop for thrilling competitions that unite nations creating legacies and memories for years to come.

We take pride in our diverse sporting calendar which looks to offer a varied programme with something for everyone regardless of age, interest, or ability. Our recent accolades, including being named European City of Sport 2019 and UK City of Culture 2021, underscore our city’s vibrant spirit and commitment to innovation and civic pride.

Join us in Coventry, where sport, culture, and friendship come together to create unforgettable moments and memories.

Councillor George Duggins
Leader of Coventry City Council

  • About Coventry

    About Coventry

    Welcoming more than 11 million visitors each year, Coventry stands as a vibrant hub at the very heart of England, excitedly embracing sporting events from around the globe. Our city boasts an enviable central location, making it a prime destination for events of all sizes and disciplines.

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  • Find Us

    Find Us

    Coventry boasts exceptional air connectivity, primarily through nearby Birmingham Airport, which is just a short distance away. Birmingham Airport serves as a gateway to numerous international destinations, facilitating the arrival of delegates from around the globe with ease.

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  • Our Venues

    Our Venues

    Coventry boasts a storied legacy of hosting sporting events spanning all levels, from grassroots football tournaments to the illustrious 2012 Olympic Games. With its array of world-class venues, the city stands ready to serve as the ideal destination for your next event.

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To discover more about hosting your sporting event in Coventry, please reach out to us.