SPORT IN THE CITY
The O2 is a large entertainment district on the Greenwich peninsula in South East London, England, including an indoor arena, a music club, a Cineworld cinema, an exhibition space, piazzas, bars and restaurants.
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Soak up the sporting atmosphere in the capital as London hosts seven of the UEFA EURO 2020 games. The UEFA EURO 2020 championships were postponed until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic. The tournament is now running from 11 June to 11 July 2021. If you’re planning on visiting London during the tournament, visit the official UEFA website for full information.
The ABB FIA Formula E Championship is set to return to London for its season finale in the 2020/21 London E-Prix – the closest and most competitive category in motorsport. The seventh season starts in Santiago, Chile on 16 January 2021 and concludes with two races in London on 24 and 25 July 2021. Enjoy unpredictable and exciting electric racing as Formula E makes its debut at ExCeL London for two days of electrifying racing and entertainment. With thrills on and off the track, there’s plenty for fans and families to see and do. Visit the Allianz E-Village, the ultimate Formula E fan experience, where you can discover the latest innovations and enjoy some of the best entertainment, alongside all the racing action. Watch the crowning of the champion in the centre of the Royal Docks, on a one-of-a-kind indoor and outdoor track.
While others have gone for muted events in 2021, the London Marathon opted for the other extreme, with the target of a record 50,000 starters on the streets of London for the mass-participation race. In addition, the aim is to give 50,000 places to others around the world competing virtually. But organisers have made it clear that the 50,000 runners on London’s streets is reliant on the Government aim to have the public vaccinated by the end of September. Immaterial of that situation, the elite element of the race will go ahead as it did last year.