VisitEngland Home of Sport campaign
To make sure that Leicester and Leicestershire's sports offering is included, please support the campaign by:
Sending images/suggestions of scenic sports grounds with amazing backdrops. These can (and probably will be) small local pitches
Uploading some of your own suggestions! Simply upload your nomination to Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #homeofsport, and include details of the location. We are looking for sporting claims to fame (i.e birthplace of a sporting legend, or a sport or pastime) iconic venues, but also hidden gems (i.e walking trails with incredible views or cycle paths that follow ancient routes)
Promoting the campaign through your social media channels using
Reaching out to local partners and sports organisations to tell them about the campaign and asking them to support #homeofsport
All nominations will be displayed on a Sports Wall at www.englandhomeofsport.com from 10 June.
Nominations close on 31 August. In September, VisitEngland will put a shortlist of
destinations out to public vote! England's Home of Sport will be announced on 23 October.
Please send suggestions for Leicester and Leicestershire directly via social media, using the #homeofsport hashtag or to Simon Gribbon at Leicester Shire Promotions at firstname.lastname@example.org