Welcome to Wales Football
Absolutely nothing fairly rouses the nationwide satisfaction in Wales like sport. We love our rugby and also soccer however we enjoy all sports, consisting of some of the a lot more unusual.
Wales is a distinguished area for globe lesson sporting activity. This allows Wales’ National Arena to host not only Rugby as well as football internationals yet a variety of other sports.
The Globe’s 3rd largest sporting occasion, the Ryder Cup, was held at the Celtic Estate Hotel in Newport, southern Wales in 2010. The Celtic Chateau is among Europe’s leading golf resorts and also a seasonal quit on golf’s European Excursion. Our other 200 golf links aren’t bad either.
Wales likewise plays host to international cricket. A number of international video games including the 2009 Ashes Test opener have been played in south eastern Wales at the SWALEC Stadium. More global cricket is because of involve Wales with the SWALEC Arena holding the England v India match on 27 August 2014 and also an Ashes Check suit in 2015.
For a little nation Wales has generated more than its share of globally known sports superstars. From the Globe’s most costly footballer Gareth Bundle, to Olympic Taekwondo London 2012 Olympic Gold Medallist Jade Jones, we boast of the success of Welsh sporting activities males and females.
Wales was quite involved in the London 2012 Olympic Games, with a record cracking 30 Welsh Olympic rivals and 38 Welsh Paralympic competitors participating. Hundreds of sportsmens from throughout the globe decided on Wales for as their Pre Gamings Educating Camp as well as Cardiff was chosen as a host city for the London 2012 Olympic Games Football competitors.
Team Wales have also been really successful at contending in the Commonwealth Gamings, gaining a record damaging 36 medals at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Gamings, consisting of 5 gold medals. Balanced gymnast Frankie Jones succeeded 6 medals at the video games as well as succeeded the David Dixon Award, which understands an outstanding athlete of the Commonwealth Video games.