Round Rock Multipurpose Complex – Austin Elite

Round Rock Multipurpose Complex – Austin Elite

In 2017, Major League Rugby came into existence with the promise of bringing professional-level rugby competition to cities across the USA. The Austin metro area was the beneficiary of one of these franchises, with Austin Elite starting play in 2018 at the brand-new Round Rock Multipurpose Complex (RRMC).

Allianz Stadium – Anzac Day Cup

Allianz Stadium – Anzac Day Cup

Anzac Day, April 25th, is a solemn day of remembrance for Australians and New Zealanders in honour of all those who have served our countries in times of conflict and on peacekeeping missions. Anzac Day is always commemorated on the same date, as it was on the morning of 25 April in 1915 that Australian and New Zealand forces landed on the shores of Gallipoli to battle the formidable Turkish forces, signalling the entry of our countries into World War I – the first such engagement for Australia since federation in 1901. For many, the day is filled with dawn services, marches to honour our troops, and the inevitable game of “two-up” in pubs and clubs across the country.

Croke Park: Europe’s Great Unknown Stadium

Croke Park: Europe’s Great Unknown Stadium

When it comes to the factors that make a truly great stadium – size, atmosphere, history and legacy – a case should be for Páirc an Chrócaigh (Croke Park) to be among the best, despite the fact it is not well known outside of Ireland. Indeed, despite the fact there are rarely any professional sports played there.