Lewisham Council - Sport and leisure

Sport and leisure

It doesn't matter whether you're a fitness fanatic or completely new to sport and exercise. There are plenty of activities in the borough to help you gain or maintain a healthy lifestyle.

Find out about sports funding opportunities.

Find more sports and fitness activities on the spogo sports directory.


Cultural Development - Sports
London Borough Of Lewisham Second Floor
Laurence House
1 Catford Road
Se6 4ru
020 8314 7858



Tennis for the over 40s - drop-in session every Friday

Sydenham Tennis Club, Lawrie Park Road, London SE26 6ET 
12 February 9.30AM to 10.30AM

A class for over 40s who want to develop their game further in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Includes an hour with a qualified coach after which you can stay on court to enjoy some lively social tennis. Improver/intermediate. No need to book.

The Elder People's Support Project for over-55s: yoga

Ackroyd Community Centre 
12 February 9.30AM to 11am

Yoga for older people.

Free swimming lessons for 10-16 year olds Free

Downham Health & Leisure Centre 
12 February 4pm to 4.30PM

Free swimming lessons for 10+ who cannot currently swim 25 meters.

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Free NHS Health Check for 40–74 year olds