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Ride with Dad: A Nice Family Mountain Bike Getaway

What could be better than a family mountain bike getaway to disconnect from everyday life and recharge everyone's batteries? To prepare for this moment and make a successful outing, here are some tips and tricks…

Decathlon
June 17, 2020
2
min read
Play-Cricket Indoors: Box Cricket Tips Rules and Tips

Let us first understand the rules of box cricket so that you know what to do and what not to do. It will also help you in focusing on specific aspects of your game and strategize accordingly.

Decathlon
June 11, 2020
2
min read
Gift Ideas for Sport Dads (or those that aren't yet) 

Birthday, Father's Day, or just want to please your daddy? Find sporty and original ideas for a tailor-made gift that we're sure will fit the bill.

Decathlon
June 8, 2020
1
min read
10 ways to use a Yoga Block to improve you practice

Blocks are amazing props that help us build strength, and get deeper into the postures.

Decathlon
June 7, 2020
1
min read
5 Ways Yoga Can Help You Run, Cycle and Climb Better

The flexibility and stability gained from yoga is great for runners, cyclists and climbers, and it’ll boost performance and prevent injury.

Decathlon
June 7, 2020
2
min read
How to use a Treadmill for Beginners

Settings, position, typical session, ... Discover our practical tips for getting started on cardio training on a treadmill in the best possible way!

Decathlon
June 4, 2020
2
min read
Yoga Gear and Accessories: The Must-Haves

Whether you’re starting your practice or leveling up, yoga accessories can really help expand your practice. We walk you through what you might need.

Decathlon
June 3, 2020
3
min read
How to Choose Your Winter Surfing Equipment

The Indian summer is on its way out, taking the summer crowds at your spot away with it. It's time to get yourself ready for some winter fun: follow our advice to choose the right equipment to enjoy this winter's perfect conditions.

Decathlon
May 24, 2020
5
min read
Surfing | Top 3 Benefits of Surfing in Winters

Surfing is not only a summer sport, it is more of a winter sport around the world. If you want to catch some good waves, usually you need to get prepared for the cold . As summer's pass, all surf lovers have been gearing up for the arrivals of the Northeast monsoon. Here are some benefits of winter surfing.

Decathlon
May 20, 2020
1
min read
How To Choose The Right Cricket Shoes For You?

A good pair of cricket shoes is always a must when you step out to play either a fast paced match or at the training nets prepping for an upcoming match.

Decathlon
May 15, 2020
3
min read
How to choose the best cricket kit for you: A complete guide

A cricket kit is a piece of essential equipment for every cricket player to safeguard against any injury. One should focus on the quality of the kit and allocate a significant amount of budget towards purchasing the right cricket kit.

Decathlon
May 15, 2020
3
min read
How to Choose the Right Clothes For Cricket

In a sport like cricket, where players continuously have to run to score runs or catch the ball, the right clothing will help in achieving the dedicated task with ease.

Decathlon
May 15, 2020
2
min read
How to pick out the perfect Tennis Ball Cricket Bat

There are many questions among cricket players while buying a cricket bat. Choosing a perfect bat is most crucial as it can affect your complete game.

Decathlon
May 14, 2020
3
min read
How To Choose The Best Tennis Ball Bat For Your Child?

If your child has just started playing cricket, then buying the most awesomest cricket bat is a crucial factor in their journey.

Decathlon
May 14, 2020
2
min read
10 Last Minute Mother's Day Gift Ideas

You can always resort to home-made cards or a home-cooked meal but we think doing something different (keeping her health and well-being in mind) could actually be a great idea!

Decathlon
May 9, 2020
3
min read
Safe Ways to Shop at Decathlon

Shopping is a game of choices. Choosing from a range of 5000 products is no easy task. With the current situation, safety is another added concern for most sports lovers coming back to Decathlon. But don’t worry, because we have it all sorted for you.

Decathlon
April 19, 2020
2
min read
Quaran-tunes or Workout Playlist? - Decathletes Choose!

Decathletes have actually been able to squeeze in some real activity in between sleep and emails. And what's the most important thing? What are they listening to? Let's find out.

Decathlon
April 17, 2020
6
min read
How to Build Your Own Mini Golf Course At Home

It doesn’t get much better for a family day out then for a round of mini-golf. So why not do it at home? Here are our tips for DIY mini-golf at home.

Decathlon
April 15, 2020
2
min read
Golf At Home: Playing Golf Indoors

Stuck indoors at home but wanting to get some golf practice in? Check out these tips for playing golf at home!

Decathlon
April 14, 2020
3
min read
20 Best Immune Boosting Foods

Eating the right food not only helps you stay lean but boosts your immune system which is your body’s defence against infections. Here is a complete list of immune boosting foods.

Decathlon
April 10, 2020
min read
We're in this Together - #PlayItSafe

We've made a difficult decision to close all our stores temporarily across India following the Government's mandate to help control the spread of Covid-19. We stay open on the Decathlon App and our website, but for any delays in delivery, we request your cooperation.

Decathlon
April 6, 2020
2
min read
How to Build Your Own Home Gym?

Build a gym at home? That sounds expensive! And we bet you’re wondering how you’re going to fit a gym in to your small, but perfectly formed flat? Well, it actually doesn’t take as much space as you think!

Decathlon
April 4, 2020
5
min read
Activities to do to keep yourself active during work from home

Wondering how you can stay active while working from home? Here are some tips and techniques to keep yourself away from getting bored or losing focus

Decathlon
March 25, 2020
5
min read
How to increase immunity at home

Immunity or Immune system is that innate defense mechanism which shields your body from a majority of infections and illnesses. This mechanism can be nourished and maintained with healthy food and good exercise.

Decathlon
March 23, 2020
7
min read
Running at Home

Having to stay indoors hampering with your daily runs? Given the current situation, it's a good idea to stay home. But that doesn't mean that you have to sit ideal, gain weight and take a setback on your fitness level.

Decathlon
March 17, 2020
2
min read
Top 15 Indoor Sports to Play at Home

Stuck at home without much to do? Don’t let the stress and monotony get the better of you. While the times are stressful, you can do a lot to stay active and happy at home instead of letting yourself sulk into the distress of the current situation.

Decathlon
March 17, 2020
4
min read
How to Stay Active at Home

Health is always associated with good food and equally good amounts of exercise while exercise is associated with any form of physical activity or in some cases mental activity.

Decathlon
March 16, 2020
3
min read
Benefits Of A Lightweight Cricket Bat for Tennis Ball Cricket

Choosing a perfect cricket bat can be tricky and confusing with so many options available on the market.

Decathlon
March 6, 2020
2
min read
Kids Cricket Whites: How to Pick?

The right clothing will ensure that your child is comfortable and can have flexible movement against clothes that create a deviation from the game.

Decathlon
March 6, 2020
2
min read
Warm-Up Exercises and Training Routines for Junior Cricketers

Strength and conditioning are two essential parameters crucial for long-term success in cricket.

Decathlon
March 6, 2020
2
min read
How to Run Faster - Tips for Diet & Exercises

Whether you want to run a mile or a marathon, these running tips for diet and exercises will build strength and stamina so you can sprint across that finish line.

Decathlon
March 5, 2020
9
min read
List of football Grounds/Turfs in Bangalore

Many football grounds with state of the art facilities for budding players and enthusiasts have developed over the past few years and here’s presenting a list of the Best turf grounds in Bangalore.

Decathlon
March 5, 2020
6
min read
Paleo Diet Plan: Here's What You Need to Eat and Avoid

Find the complete list of food items of Paleo diet. For both vegetarians & Non Vegetarians. With Pros & Cons and What is Paleo diet, Why is it important and Should you choose it or not?

Decathlon
February 24, 2020
10
min read
Cricket: Is your Child Training the Right Way?

Here are Important warm up exercises and training routines for any junior cricket to practice

Decathlon
February 21, 2020
2
min read
Cricket: Importance of Gloves and Leg Pads for Kids Cricket Training

Cricket gloves and leg pads form an important part of the cricket kit. They protect the player from causing any injury to their wrists, fingers, and knees. Any such injury can result in your child being left out and missing crucial opportunities.

Decathlon
February 21, 2020
2
min read
Why Choose Fitness Cardio Legging?

If you practice cardio fitness, you probably know that leggings are an inseparable part of this sport! But why choose a legging suitable for practice? We tell you everything!

Decathlon
February 21, 2020
2
min read
Best Badminton Courts in Bangalore

Looking for a Badminton court in your area? Find top rated Badminton badminton courts in Bangalore with their location, facilities provided by them and their pricing.

Decathlon
February 19, 2020
2
min read
GM Diet Plan - Proven Way to Lose Weight in 7 Days

Find What is GM Diet Plan?, Benefits of it. Complete 7 Days chart with Preparation.

Decathlon
February 19, 2020
4
min read
Pro Tips To Choose The Best Cricket Kit For A Junior Cricket Player

To be able to identify the best cricket kit for Junior cricketers, recognize that you'll require good quality and sturdy equipment as they need to adapt to newer styles and intensity of the game.

Decathlon
February 19, 2020
3
min read
Top 8 Badminton Academies in Bangalore

Looking for the best badminton academies in your area? Find here 6 Top Rated badminton coachings in Bangalore. Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy, Start Badminton Academy, Karnataka Badminton Association, Sporthood and more.

Decathlon
February 13, 2020
4
min read
How to Choose My Running Distance

How do I find out the events where I have the greatest potential? Where should I put my effort? Given my abilities, what distance should I focus on? These are the questions that come up again and again in the world of running? Here are my answers.

Decathlon
February 12, 2020
2
min read
Running: What Fruit Should I Eat

You've undoubtedly heard it again and again: fruit is good for your health. And with summer on its way, it's all the more tempting to eat it.

Decathlon
February 12, 2020
4
min read
20 Best Weight Gain Food to Eat

To make sure you are stacking your plate with the best weight gain food, here is the list of  high-calorie food to eat for weight gain.

Decathlon
February 12, 2020
11
min read
Can Zumba Kill Belly Fat?

While cardio exercises for weight loss can prove beneficial, there are several other methods that are effective for weight loss. One such activity is the Zumba.

Decathlon
February 11, 2020
2
min read
5 Reason to Choose Sports Bra over Traditional Bra during Workout

Experts believe that sports bra not only offers several health benefits but keeps breasts in shape. Sports bra are found to have reduced the pain not just while working out but in regular use as well. Let us look at 5 top reasons for you to choose sports bra over the traditional bra during the workout.‍

Decathlon
February 11, 2020
2
min read
How to Equip Yourself for a Golf Competition

Do you have a new bag full of storage? It's time to use it effectively! Your bag must contain essential golf items and a few accessories to be efficient and practical.

Decathlon
February 11, 2020
5
min read
8 Popular Cricket Academies in Bangalore

Looking for best cricket academies in Bangalore. Find here 8 Top Rated cricket coachings in your area. List of Academies with positive reviews. Just Cricket Academy, Imtiaz Ahmed Cricket Academy.Karnataka Institute of Cricket and more.

Decathlon
February 10, 2020
5
min read
5 Fun Home Workouts For You And Your Partner

Usually, a workout is an individual activity, but ever thought of working out with your partner? Yes, workouts can be fun when done with your partner.

Decathlon
February 3, 2020
2
min read
How to Choose your Golf Balls

It is important to remember that the various types of golf balls are not all the same. They each have their own characteristics that will affect your game.

Decathlon
January 29, 2020
1
min read
How to best choose your Golf Gloves

If you've already played golf, it might seem obvious to you how to best choose the right glove, but for beginners, faced with a choice of golf gloves is complicated.

Decathlon
January 29, 2020
2
min read
5 Ultimate Weight Loss Exercises You Should Try Before The Festive Season

The festive season is all about spreading happiness and enjoying time with your loved ones. However, most of us are worried about the number of sweets and savories we consume during the festive season.

Decathlon
January 24, 2020
2
min read
Learn How To Do Bench Press - Complete Guide

Bench press is a great exercise for building formidable pecs. Learn how to do bench press exercise using correct technique for maximum results and avoid injuries.

Decathlon
January 23, 2020
6
min read
5 Awesome Indoor Exercise To Try

Winter is a season when most of us lose the motivation to go out and hit the gym or skip the walking or jogging routine.

Decathlon
January 17, 2020
2
min read
5 Best Tips To Lose Weight After The Holidays

Holidays bring a lot of cheer into our lives as we are able to spend time with our friends and family. During holidays you finally get some ‘me time’ as well to re-charge before resuming your monotonous routine

Decathlon
January 17, 2020
2
min read
10,000 steps per day: an urban legend?

10,000 steps, i.e. about 7.5 km per day. If you have a sedentary job, it may seem like a lot. Don't worry, you're not the only one. Indeed, more than half of the population of India do not reach this many steps. Why is this?

Decathlon
January 8, 2020
3
min read
Archery - How to Aim Well

Preparation and a proper stance are both very important to aiming well and ensuring that the arrow hits the targeted zone.

Decathlon
January 8, 2020
5
min read
4 Crucial Archery Essentials for Beginners

A lot of you may wonder if it's possible to learn archery without a coach or an instructor. We would say it is. A lot of us get excited about grabbing a bow and arrow and start shooting but then get confused about basic techniques and methods.

Decathlon
January 8, 2020
4
min read
Archery: An Ideal Sport for Children

Summer is here, and you are looking for a sporting activity to entertain the family during the holidays? Archery is “THE” answer that will appeal to young and old alike.

Decathlon
December 30, 2019
1
min read
Where can you Practice Archery?

Feel like giving archery a go? Are you hesitating between going to a club or doing it at home? Here is a short guide to finding the most suitable place to be getting an introduction to archery.

Decathlon
December 30, 2019
2
min read
Archery: At what age can you start

What is the ideal age to start archery? It's perfectly normal to have already asked yourself this question!

Decathlon
December 30, 2019
1
min read
Fitness Routines for Leather ball Cricket Players

Cricket is also effective in cultivating a healthy mindset with an additional boost to qualities such as resilience, confidence, and self-discipline.

Decathlon
December 27, 2019
2
min read
How To Choose The Best Leather Ball Bat For Your Child?

A good cricket bat is a major investment for any child aspiring to be a cricketer. With the right bat by your child's side, they have won half the battle!

Decathlon
December 27, 2019
3
min read
Themed Christmas: Sports Gifts only under the Tree

Every year at Christmas, there are families that compete to give the most original present, with themes such as home-made gifts only or presents made from recycled materials. Similarly, colleagues and friends enjoy taking part in Secret Santa where they impose restrictions such as “only presents that don't cost too much

Decathlon
December 3, 2019
3
min read
5 Gift Ideas for Walkers

Every year it's the same - you're desperately short of Christmas present ideas. Finding something personal, coming up with surprises and treating everyone.

Decathlon
December 3, 2019
2
min read
Why use Hiking Poles?

Did you know that only one in two hikers have poles? Yet several studies have demonstrated the importance and effectiveness of hiking with poles

Decathlon
November 15, 2019
2
min read
The Benefits of Hiking on the Snow

The gentle yet intense sport of hiking on snow is a genuine sport. Check out the X benefits of enjoying peace and quiet in the wild.

Decathlon
November 8, 2019
3
min read
Hiking on the snow: an outfit for everyone

Functional features, utility, warmth, durability… these are just some of the criteria to be considered when buying snow hiking gear. Depending on your level of ability, we can help you make the right choices!

Decathlon
November 8, 2019
7
min read
Discover Snow Hiking

Do you dream of the mountains in winter and the countryside covered in snow? Yet you aren't too keen on skiing or you don't like it at all? Then try snow hiking to make the most of the countryside to your heart's content!

Decathlon
November 7, 2019
6
min read
Discover Prenatal Yoga

Prenatal yoga is designed to help pregnant women stay physically and mentally healthy throughout their pregnancy and afterwards.

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
2
min read
Football Dribbling - Types of Dribbling in Football - Decathlon

A complete guide on dribbling. Get to know what is dribbling in football and how to use different types of techniques to confuse the opponent player.

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
6
min read
Sports and Air Quality: The Undeniable Connection

Nine out of ten people worldwide are exposed to levels of air pollutants that exceed the World Health Organization's safe levels. Here’s a frame to practice your sport in safety in a polluted environment.

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
4
min read
Top 5 sports to play in the rain

The experience of sport is amplified in the rain. If you'd like to experience, test out some of the below sports.

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
4
min read
10 Best Chest And Triceps Workouts To Build Massive Muscles

Looking to jumpstart your chest and triceps workouts? Look no further. Muscle up your chest and trim up your triceps with these chest and triceps video workouts.

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
5
min read
4 Tips For Riding A Bike In The Rain

Discover our solutions to protect you from the inconvenience of bad weather.

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
4
min read
Leg Workouts - 33 Must Try Leg Workouts - Decathlon

Nothing makes or breaks your physique more than the legs, and in this article, you will learn the best leg workouts that you must include in your next session.

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
11
min read
Beginner’s Guide: Popular Football Positions and Their Roles

In football, each of the 11 players on the team are assigned to a particular position on the field of play. Get to know what are those positions and their roles in the game.

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
6
min read
Dumbbell Back Exercises - 25 Must Try Dumbbell Back Exercises - Decathlon

Dumbbells can actually provide an expedited route to muscle growth and a broader, more muscular back. These 25 best dumbbell back exercises will help you achieve just that.

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
4
min read
Back To Sport After 60

You cannot practise sport after the age of 60 like when you were 20, especially if you have been inactive for some time...

Decathlon
November 4, 2019
2
min read
30 Best Swimming Pool Games For Kids & Adults

Swimming pool games are a great way to add thrill to a classic swimming pool get-together. Here is the collection of the best swimming pool games for kids and adults to try.

Decathlon
November 1, 2019
9
min read
Perfect Plank Exercise - How to do Plank for Best Results - Decathlon

The plank is one of the best exercises you can do to strengthen your core. Here's how you can perform plank exercise to make your core stronger and reap the benefits.

Decathlon
November 1, 2019
4
min read
The Right Gear To Ride A Bike In The Rain

Between your bike and you, it's a real love story ... except maybe rainy days?

Decathlon
November 1, 2019
2
min read
20 Morning Exercises That You Can Do At Home

Forget going to the gym. You can literally roll out of bed and do these 20 surprisingly effective morning exercises at home to jumpstart your day.

Decathlon
October 30, 2019
8
min read
How To Choose Your Squash Ball?

Sometimes choosing the right squash ball can be difficult. Find out how to choose the right squash ball with our very simple guide!

Decathlon
October 30, 2019
1
min read
Sport and breastfeeding: Not incompatible!

Exercising when breastfeeding is not uncommon. If you want to practise a sport or exercise before or after your nursing, seek our expert help for a few tricks.

Decathlon
October 30, 2019
1
min read
How Should You Wash your Merino Wool T-shirt

Merino wool is the trekker's essential companion. Do you want to keep your woollen products as long as possible? Well then, follow our tips!

Decathlon
October 30, 2019
2
min read
Football Size Chart, Standard Football Ball Sizes - Decathlon

This article will help you to determine the right size of a football for you based on ball circumference, weight, and player’s age.

Decathlon
October 28, 2019
4
min read
How To Choose Your Kid's Bike Tyre?

On kid's bikes, classic tyres (not made from plastic) guarantee good grip on the ground. You choose your kid's bike tyre based on usage and size. See the tips to choose the right one.

Decathlon
October 28, 2019
1
min read
6 Essential Gears For Feeder Fishing

Our experts have hand-picked the list of feeder fishing equipment to ensure you get fishing gear that nets results.

Decathlon
October 28, 2019
2
min read
Top 10 Vitamin C Rich Foods That You Should Include In Your Diet

Vitamin C is vital for many important processes in your body, and citrus fruits aren't the only way to get enough of it. Here are the top 10 Vitamin C rich foods that you should have.

Decathlon
October 28, 2019
6
min read
Badminton History - Fascinating Facts About Badminton History - Decathlon

The game of badminton has a lengthy history and has underwent many changes and improvements. Find out the roots of the sport of badminton here.

Decathlon
October 28, 2019
3
min read
Cricket Rules And Scoring: Understand The Basics To Enjoy the Game Better

Cricket is one of the most famous sports in the world that has been uniting nations on the field since its popularity. Here are the basic rules of cricket and how cricket scoring works to help you understand the game better.

Decathlon
October 28, 2019
5
min read
Women's Football - Jothika Roshan on Playing since 14

When I was a 14-years old I started playing in school, but after joining college, at the age of 17, I started training.

Decathlon
October 28, 2019
1
min read
Digital Detox: What It Is And Ways To Do It

A digital detox is a great way to stay productive and balanced in this wired world. Learn what digital detox actually mean and how to do it right.

Decathlon
October 28, 2019
5
min read
Women's Football - Vijaya K - All for the love of the gam

I am happy and content. Thanks to football I made some great memories and best friends for life.

Decathlon
October 28, 2019
2
min read
How do I recover after a triathlon?

Do you know the different ways of recovering after a triathlon and after your training sessions? And, above all, do you know how important it is to make recovery a habit after every effort?

Decathlon
October 21, 2019
6
min read
The Best 7-Day Indian Diet Chart To Lose Weight For Females

If your goal is to lose weight here’s everything you need to know. Follow this Indian diet chart and achieve weight loss.

Decathlon
October 10, 2019
5
min read
How to Choose your Squash Racket Strings ?

Do you need precision, durability or power? Or perhaps even all of these advantages at the same time? Then the first thing you must do is follow this guide to squash racket strings in order to make the best choice when selecting a product to suit your racket!

Decathlon
October 3, 2019
1
min read
15 Ways to Detox your Body

Help your body's natural filter, the liver to do its job efficiently. Learn how to detox your body and flush out toxins.

Decathlon
October 3, 2019
5
min read
Getting Back to Badminton: Tips on how to start and what to eat

In case you've given up Badminton or stopped playing or would like a bit more incentive to start playing again, we are here to help and support you in all aspects.

Decathlon
September 26, 2019
6
min read
The Benefits Of Squash

Squash is a physical and strategic sport with innumerable benefits. Here are a few of the magic powers of this entertaining sport.

Decathlon
September 26, 2019
4
min read
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