Barking and Dagenham has a number of top quality tennis courts for those living in the east of London. Tennis courts are both indoor and outdoor in the borough. Most of the outdoor tennis courts available for hiring online are either macadam or concrete surface. A few of the tennis venues have floodlights around the playing area to allow for matches to go on for 12 months of the year – if the rain stays away. Tennis clubs in Barking and Dagenham will run internal tournaments for players looking for a competitive challenge.