There are numerous sporting facilities available for booking in Bexley. This borough of London is based in the South East and has plenty of green space that lends itself to sporting activities. Anyone keen to hire sports facilities in Bexley should check out the football for starters. There are some cracking football pitches to book in the area that cater for 5-a-side and 11-a-side formats. Netball and basketball are also popular sports in Bexley that can be enjoyed by all keen sports players. Those looking for more hand-eye based sports can take part in golf, tennis , badminton or squash matches, Bexley has it all.
###Pitches and courts in Bexley###
If you're looking to hire sports facilities in Sidcup then Sidcup Leisure Centre is a great option with a wide range of things to do. Situated next to Lamorbey Park, it has a gym and a swimming pool, as well as a sports hall which can be used as a basketball court, badminton court or an indoor five-a-side football pitch. It is just a short walk away from Sidcup train station and also has free parking onsite, making it extremely accessible for all.
The sports facilities at Erith Leisure Centre are some of the best in Bexley. Not only is there a gym and swimming pool for those who want to work on their fitness, but there is also a fantastic athletics track with spectator seating. The athletics facilities include a running track, high jump, long jump, shotput, discus and javelin. On top of this, there is an 11 a side grass pitch inside the running track which is perfect for any teams looking for a place to play their league games. Additional facilities include hard outdoor tennis and netball courts. There is also a sports hall which players can hire to use as badminton courts, a basketball court or even an indoor 5 a side football pitch.
Just a short walk from Bexleyheath station and east of Welling, Crook Log Leisure Centre has a great selection of sports facilities to hire. The venue has a sports hall which can be used as an indoor 5 a side football pitch, a basketball court or badminton courts. There is also a swimming pool at the venue which can be used all year round. The venue has changing rooms and free parking available.
Harris Academy Falconwood is a fantastic sports facility with a great selection of sports for hire. Football is a popular activity here with indoor and outdoor options for football lovers. The indoor space caters for 5-a-side and 6-a-side games, while the outside pitch covers those two formats with 7-a-side and 8-a-side as a bonus. There is a full size astroturf pitch available for hire too. A smart and spacious sports hall means netball, basketball and badminton courts can all be booked. Cricket nets can be booked out too. Harris Academy Falconwood is to the east of Eltham Park South and a short distance from Eltham Crematorium. There is no parking onsite and Falconwood national rail station is the best place to arrive on public transport.
###Additional information for Bexley residents###
Bexley council has a highly active sport and leisure division that works hard to get as many people in the borough involved in activities. There are loads of clubs to discover, along with activities and sports facilities in the area. The council offers tips on how to build physical activity into your everyday life. The Bexley website lists an Active Bexley booklet with local strategies which aim to show how playing sport and being active can have huge benefits for residents.
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