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Fans celebrating in the stands at Wembley Stadium.
London has an impressive variety of sports on offer, to be enjoyed both as a spectator and a player – here are some of the most popular. Enthusiastic young fans might enjoy a behind-the-scenes glimpse of their favourite sports stadium. Most of these, including Wembley (football), Twickenham (rugby) and Lord’s (cricket), organize regular tours.
Most major track and field events are held at Crystal Palace National Sports Centre, but one of the most fun events of the year is the Virgin London Marathon, with a course from Blackheath to the Mall ...