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Six Nations, new promotions and arrivals – your February newsletter

Ready for kick-off?
The RBS Six Nations gets under on February 6 with England hoping to put a disappointing World Cup behind them under new coach Eddie Jones. Wear your colours for less with £5 off our England shirts or get your hands on one of our Home Nations rugby balls. Check out my column on the sporting year ahead on the blogs page.

This month’s promotions
* 20% off Ron Hill autumn winter running – tops, tights, baselayers, rainjackets, gloves, beanies & headbands
* 20% off selected footwear across all sports
* 20% off cricket clothing and protection (on purchases over £10)
* £10 off Leicester Tigers shirts
* £5 off Shock Absorber active multi-sports bras
* Up to 50% off selected clothing – check out the sale rail!

Spring into fitness
New season spring/summer stock is arriving all the time starting with Asics and New Balance trainers covering running, trail and fitness. Check out these beauties! Our new Skechers are due to arrive from March.
Asics Oberon 10 1Asics Oberon 10 1WAsics Pulse 7 1Asics Pulse 7 SS16 1New Balance 610v5 trail

Now stocking bags and gloves
We are now stocking a small range of branded sports and gym bags and rucksacks plus new season cricket bags and wheelies. We have also sourced Adidas gloves for footballers and Kooga gloves for rugby players to help get them through the winter.

New Melton half marathon
The Road2Recovery Half Marathon and Fun Run will take place at Eye Kettleby Lakes on Sunday, June 19 raising money for the Nicholls Spinal Injury Foundation. Melton Sports is proud to sponsor the prizes for the first man and woman across the line. For more information and to register go to

Sign up now for Sport Relief
The Melton Mile will take place in Melton Country Park on Sunday, March 20 with a choice of one, three or six miles. Bring the family! You can also take up a swimming or cycling challenge. For more go to

CiCLE Classic at the double
The Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic, Britain’s longest running one day international cycle race, returns on Sunday, April 24 with the big finish in Melton Market Place. This year Melton will also host the inaugural Women’s CiCLE Classic, featuring 120 of the UK’s elite women riders, on Sunday, July 17. For more details visit

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