Book and play sport at pitches and courts in Lambeth
Hire sports facilities in Lambeth using MyLocalPitch. Lambeth has a great selection of sports venues to hire and is one of London’s top boroughs for sporting activity. Facilities to hire include cricket pitches, football pitches and hockey and rugby pitches. Many racket sports facilities are also available to hire such as tennis courts and squash courts. Netball courts are also available to hire in Lambeth.
Book pitches and courts in Lambeth
Marcus Lipton Community Enterprise is one the best 5-a-side football pitches to hire in Lambeth. The 3G astroturf pitch is available to book instantly through MyLocalPitch using our online calendar. The 3G pitch also has floodlights meaning it’s also a perfect venue for players who work in Lambeth and fancy an after-work match. There is also an indoor sports hall to hire and is suitable for netball, basketball and indoor 5-a-side football. Marcus Lipton Community Enterprise also has changing rooms for teams and clubs, as well as free parking available. The venue is located in South London and the nearest stations are Loughborough Junction Overground station and Brixton Underground station.
Football players in Lambeth can count themselves lucky to be living so close to Powerleague Vauxhall (formerly known as Black Prince Community Hub) as it is one of South London's best 5-a-side pitch providers. It also has a 3G astroturf 7-a-side football pitch for those with slightly larger teams. The best way to travel to Powerleague Vauxhall is via the tube. It is a short walk from Vauxhall underground station which is on the Victoria line. If you’re travelling on the Northern line then Kennington is also just a few minutes away. The venue also runs its own internal leagues on weeknights so if you’re part of a team looking to play competitively then this is the venue for you.
Clapham Sports Leagues, which is based at Griffin Primary Shcool, has a great 7-a-side football pitch which has a 3G astroturf surface. Clapham Sports Leagues also has a MUGA (multi-use games area) which is perfect for both 5-a-side football. Netball players in Lambeth can also take advantage of the facilities as it doubles as a netball court as well. The best way to travel to Clapham Sports Leagues is using National Rail services to Queenstown Road and Battersea Park. As the venue is also a school, please be aware that the facilities are only available to hire in the evenings on weekdays, daytime on weekends, and during various school holidays.
Pop Fields is a new community project based in Lambeth that is located next door to Pop Brixton. This initiative will be running throughout the summer and will be a hub for sporting activity and entertainment over the next few months. The large screen will be broadcasting some of the best sporting events of the year which include Rio Olympics and European Football Championships to Wimbledon and the Tour De France. Pop Fields is an innovative space that can be used by local schools, sporting academies and community groups – all in the spirit of bringing together Lambeth’s sporting talent and the community.
Lambeth council is passionate about helping locals get active and into sports. Leading an active lifestyle does wonders for your mental and physical wellbeing and there are a wide array of sporting facilities that are available for booking or hiring. Brixton Recreation Centre and Ferndale Community Centre are two cracking venues that offer some of the best facilities in London. Brockwell Park is perfect for the summer where Lambeth locals can enjoy the likes of tennis, biking and even lawn bowls.
GLL work closely with Lambeth Council to offer local residents a cracking selection of sports and recreation options. The partnership aim to provide the best sporting experience in the borough to all groups in the local community. GLL has recently invested close to £1m to redevelop Brixton Recreation Centre which is based on Station Road. Where there is now something for everyone which features a specialist children’s area, junior fitness equipment and an interactive sports hall to test your speed and co-ordination. Lambeth is dedicated to encouraging and promoting healthy activities.
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