The Top 10 Sports Blog ranking
1. F1 Fanatic
F1 Fanatic is an independent motor sport blog which provides live updates during #F1 sessions. Acting as a hub for the formula one community, F1 Fanatic provides an active forum, pictures, predictions on championships, race reviews, and the latest low-down on all the top F1 drivers and teams.
Caught Offside is an award-winning blog and the world’s most popular independent football site. Known for bringing the best football related news from the Premier League, as well as the freshest transfer rumours and the latest from the WAGs, Caught Offside has its own inimitable style, providing an entertaining portal into the world of football.
Catering to devoted supporters, JustArsenal.com is an independent news service, concentrating solely on news and opinion about Arsenal FC. It contains the latest arsenal transfer rumours, match analysis, breakdown of team tactics, a photo gallery of fan pictures, key information about the injury table and match day updates.
Founded in 2010, //INRNG offers a slightly different take on cycling by covering the mainstream cycle sports media. //INRNG offers regular news updates, it delves into the commercial side of the sport covering team finances and sponsorship while at the same offering in-depth analysis of bicycle races such as Tour de France.
Rather than offering in-depth analysis this blog offers an eclectic mix of viral videos, memes, quizzes, lists, artwork, video games and more from the world of motorsport. The blog focusses on the light-hearted side of the sport and shows a more human side to the drivers and teams.
The enigmatic blogger behind the5krunner regularly produces a non-mainstream media take on triathlon & running tech, from trackers to apps, deep tissue massagers and sporty sunglasses. Along with reviews, industry news and recommendations, there are training plans, coaching, deals and discounts to check out as well as advice on socially-distanced runs.
7. Daily Cannon
Founded in 2008 by journalist Lee Hurley, the Daily Cannon is a dedicated Arsenal blog that features daily news, opinion, gossip, videos, and a weekly podcast. With help from a wide array of writers this blog tracks the latest transfer rumours, features a regular podcast and player interviews.
8. THE RUGBYBLOG
Described as witty, comprehensive and engaging by The Sunday Times, THE RUGBYBLOG has made a name for itself within the blogosphere as the source of rugby news in the UK. Written by passionate rugby fans, this blog provides opinion, high-quality feature articles and exclusive video interviews with players.
Covering all things golf related, golfblogger.co.uk features all of the recent tournaments, new equipment, stunning aerial footage of Scotland’s golf coast, profiles of top golf players and industry news.
10. Fat Girl to Ironman
Founded by award-winning blogger Tamsyn Smith Fat Girl to Ironman was set up to cover her transformation into a more health conscious person in the hope of inspiring other people to do the same. With a strong desire to stay active and healthy Tamsyn blogs about swimming, cycling, running, provides tips on nutrition and eating habits.
The fundamentals of working with bloggers are the same as with traditional journalists at traditional media outlets: respect their schedules; take time to read their material to learn their interests; and only contact them if/when they want to be contacted.
Vuelio’s blog ranking methodology takes into consideration social sharing, topic-related content and post frequency. Profiles of these sports blogs and their authors can be found in the Vuelio Media Database.