Back to blog

12 Ways to Include Your Favourite Sport in Your Wedding

We’re a big fan of personalising your wedding. You want the day to reflect you guys as a couple so we love the idea of including your favourite things in your day. From music and superheroes to sports, there are lots of ways to include things that you like or that mean something to you. Today we’re taking a look at some ways sports fans can have some fun with their wedding decor! There’s lots of cute ways to work in your favourite team or sport from naming your tables after your heroes to having a guest book in honour of your sport of choice! Check out more great ways to include your favourite sport in your wedding below…

1. Turn Your Wedding Invite in to a Mock Match Ticket

Invite by Impack Design

2. Have Fun with the Wording on Your Flower Girl Sign

Photo from Jessica & Lee’s real wedding by M&M Photography

3. Use Hurls for a Cute Ceremony Exit

Photo from Katrina & Tadhg’s real wedding by Patrick Ryan Photography

4. Give Your Table Plan a Sporty Twist

Table Plan by What’s the Plan, Ireland

5. Name Your Tables After Your Favourite Players

Jonny MP via Whimsical Wonderland Weddings

6. Use Trophies as a Fun Vase Alternative

Brandon Kidd Photography via 100 Layer Cake

7. Hang Some Banners in Honour of Your Favourite Sport at the End of Your Tables

Photo from Michelle & Liam’s real wedding by David Duignan Photography

8. Use a Hurl or Footie as a Guest Book

Photo by Chard Photo

9. Dedicate Your Cake (Or Half of It!) to Your Fave Team

Cake by Amazing Cakes, Dublin

10. Pop Some Iced Basketballs (or Footies etc) on Your Sweet Treats

Photo from Anne & Julian’s real wedding by Denlo Photography

11. Have a Customised Cake Topper Complete with Basketball, Tennis Racket or Hurl etc

Photo from Anne & Julian’s real wedding by Denlo Photography

Pick up customised caricature cake toppers from Belle Toppers and Cake Toppers Ireland and silhouette and calligraphy style toppers from Your Perfect Finish – Cake Toppers

12. Gift Your Partner their Team Jersey with their Name on It

Photo from Michelle & Liam’s real wedding by David Duignan Photography

Main photo from Willina & Kevan’s real wedding by Alan Roche Photography

The following two tabs change content below.


Pamela enjoys writing about all things decor (she loves buying it too) and has a not so secret addiction to stationery.

Latest posts by Pamela (see all)

Find your perfect wedding supplier

Add to favourites
Read previous post:
10 Fashionable Hair Slides for Modern Brides

If the idea of a typical hair piece doesn’t float your bridal boat, how about a modern hair slide instead? ...