The Blog

A to Z of Melton Sports

Just for a bit of fun, here is our A to Z about your local independent sport shop!

A is for Asics, Adidas and ab wheels. The latter looks like an instrument of torture but will give you a six-pack

B is for burpee (picture) and, yes, I had to look that one up

Burpee. JPEG

C is for Canterbury and England Rugby #carrythemhome

D is for dedication. We provide the kit, you just add the blood, sweat and tears

E is for email (click on our `contact` page) and our special in-store events

F is for foam rollers – every pair of trainers should come with one – Fitness Mad and Facebook


G is for Gunn & Moore cricket, gait analysis and GU energy gels to help you go further and faster

H is for Harrows Darts – Made in England – and Head tennis

I is for you the individual, your goals and your achievements. Remember this saying – a 12-minute mile is just as far as a six minute mile!

J is for the journey – it’s all about finding something you enjoy doing because then you will keep doing it

K is for Kooga (Made for Rugby), Karakal rackets and grips and Kookaburra cricket and hockey

L is for Leicester Tigers, kings of the game

tigers new

M is for motivation and Melton Sports!

N is for New Balance, our newsletter (sign up and get a 20% off voucher on your birthday) and for netball shoes (because you need to protect your ankles)

O is for open ear headphones so you can enjoy music on the move safely. Ask us about Aftershokz and have a demo

P is for personal best – we will help get you there – and Precision, your sporting essentials brand

pbsmall. jpeg

Q is for a quality local service

R is for Ron Hill, the UK’s leading running brand

S is for Speedo, Skechers and Science in Sport, the sale rail and the latest scores!

T is for teamwear, trail running and Twitter

U is for Umbro astros, boots and kit

V is for Vardy. Enough said.


W is for winners because our catchphrase is ‘for beginners to winners’

X is for x marks the spot – we are located at 6 King Street, next to Melton Toys and the Regal Cinema

Y is for Yonex, number one for badminton

Z is for Zzzzzz as sleep is an important part of any exercise regime

Latest News

My marathon challenge for sports and education charity

On the grounds of ‘you have to practice what you preach’ I am training...

Read More