Sport & Physical Activity sessions
Healthy Lifestyle - weekly leisure activities including badminton, keep fit, short-mat bowls, zumba, yoga and many more activities to choose from.
Us Girls – weekly programme of netball, badminton, rounders, running and a boot camp, especially for women.
Sports in the park – Fancy get active outdoors? Come and try tennis, circuits or a weekly fun run.
There are many ways to play badminton in Redbridge which cater for all levels and ages of players. Whether you want to book a court with friends, refresh your skills on one of our coaching courses or play as part of a social session; download our pdf document for all the latest!
For more information please ring 020 8708 0952.
Last Man Stands Cricket is a quick, exciting and rule bending version of Twenty20 played by time-strapped cricketers all over the world. Last Man Stands runs at Hainault Recreation Ground on weekday evenings in the summer.
For more information go to http://www.lastmanstands.com/playcricketlondonredbridge
Young People (Under 19)
Active Young People – weekly fun activities for young people, including handball, athletics, cricket, weightlifting, running and tennis.
Walking is a great way of keeping fit. Not only does it improve your fitness levels, but it also provides numerous other health benefits including:
- physical fitness
- weight loss
- healthy heart
- disease prevention
- general well-being
The Redbridge Walk to Health programme is a set of weekly walks in various parks across the Borough. Everyone is welcome to join the walks, regardless of current fitness levels, and what’s more, they’re a great way of making new friends!
The walks are free and are led by trained and committed walk leaders who are also fully qualified First Aiders. For a walk programme please ring 020 8708 0954.
Would you like to become a Walk Leader?
If you are interested in becoming a Walk Leader, please contact the Sport & Health Team and we will inform you of when the next course is taking place. The courses generally consist of two days; day 1 of the course involves practice in leading a walk and information on keeping people motivated. Day 2 covers the first aid issues that may arise during a walk. The course is free for those who wish to be a walk leader volunteer (minimum 1 walk per week) or £60 per person.
Tennis in the Parks
We have a number of ways for you to get on court and enjoy the great British summertime, why not dust off that racquet and make the most of the smashing opportunities.
6 week coaching courses are running throughout the summer in different parks across Redbridge.
We run weekly Tennis For Free sessions starting on Saturday 5th July between 1pm and 3pm.
For more information call 020 8708 0953 or go to www.redbridge.gov.uk/parks and then select Tennis.
Redbridge Tennis League
About us: This is a friendly, mixed sex singles league for adults (18 years +) of all standards. Everyone is welcome. It's designed to offer an easy way to play competitive matches on courts near you. Players are graded into groups and arrange their own matches at a time to suit. You can play anywhere that suits you both, including the courts at Valentine's Park, Ray Park, Goodmayes Park and the Redbridge Tennis Centre.
Best way to contact us
Phone: Sally or Nigel on 0750 328 1732
Usual Opening times: Players arrange their own matches over an 8 week period.
Address: For all the details see www.localtennisleagues.com/redbridge