Your Mila and Pheebs subscription boxes should be with you now so we hop you’re all having fun with your Sport-tastic box! We couldn’t think of a theme more suited for the month where Wimbledon is about to begin, World Cup is in full swing and most importantly for the children, it’s National School Sport Week!
Are your little ones grabbing their spoon eagerly for the egg and spoon race or do they throw the javelin? Whatever part of sports day they take part in, the main thing is that we all have fun! So on that note, we thought we’d share the fun facts from our Sport-tastic Box Newsletter!!!
- The five oldest sports in the world are believed to be wrestling, running, javelin throwing, polo and boxing.
- The first football World Cup was held in Uruguay in 1930 with 13 countries participating.
- There are four major tournaments in tennis; the Australian Open, the U.S. Open, Wimbledon and the French Open.
- There are also four major tournaments in golf: the Masters, the Open, the U.S. Open and the PGA Championship.