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Find your play in Newcastle
Newcastle is a grassroots sporting hub in the North East of England. Newcastle United are the famous team in the centre of the city that draws huge crowds to St James’ Park. There have been some ups and downs over the past few years, but the passion for watching and playing remains. Newcastle is fortunate to have a wide selection of football facilities which can be booked online or through the app. There are 11-a-side, 9-a-side, 7-a-side, 6-a-side and 5-a-side football pitches. Each format can be played on a variety of surfaces, including 3G, astroturf, grass and indoors. Leagues and tournaments are plentiful for those footballers wanting a competitive game.
Tennis, squash and badminton facilities are all based in Newcastle too. Tennis is thriving in the city and can be played indoors and outdoors. Tennis surfaces in Newcastle include macadam, concrete, astroturf and grass. Netball players in Newcastle have their pick from many recreational venues that are also played on macadam, concrete or indoors. There are a number of netball leagues running here too for those players wanting a regular contest. Newcastle is also home to hockey, cricket and volleyball facilities if those fun sports take your fancy for a way to keep fit and happy.
Newcastle’s Walker Activity Dome is home to some of Newcastle’s finest grassroots football facilities. The football venue is just off Wharrier Street and accessible by car or by public transport. Walker Activity Dome excels in 5-a-side, 7-a-side and 11-a-side formats. Each of the pitches is 3G, which delivers an unrivalled grassroots football playing experience. Each of the pitches has floodlights lining the boundaries to make it possible to enjoy football matches here for 12 months of the year. The venue is perfect for one-off games with friends and also tournaments or leagues if you’re looking for a competitive contest. It’s always worth enquiring about what footwear is required before arriving to avoid any disappointment.
Powerleague Gateshead is the perfect grassroots football facility for Newcastle’s players - whether male of female. The facility is fortunate to have both 5-a-side and 7-a-side football pitches, which can be booked online or through the app. All the football pitches are 3G and kept in top order by a dedicated staff. It’s always worth checking with the staff about the footwear required to ensure you’re allowed on the 3G. Changing rooms can be found at Powerleague Gateshead for those players wanting to get ready before a game or change after before heading for a drink with fellow players. Leagues and tournaments can be run here too.
Goals Newcastle has a number of quite brilliant grassroots football pitches. The pitch surfaces are all 3G and range from 5-a-side to 7-a-side options. The football pitch markings, goals and surfaces are all kept to the best condition by a dedicated staff. Floodlights surround all the pitches to allow matches to go for 12 months of the year. Footballers arriving at Goals Newcastle can get ready for a game in the changing rooms and also use these to shower off before heading out for a drink once finished. Leagues and tournaments are often hosted at Goals Newcastle for those footballers looking to test themselves in a competitive environment.
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