Bristol European City of Sport

Find out about the European City of Sport and how to get involved.

Swimming and leisure centres

Details of our swimming pools and leisure centres, includes pool times and prices.


Play golf at Ashton Court Estate, including times, prices and hire fees.

Outdoor sports facilities

Book football or rugby pitches, bowling greens, cricket pitches and tennis courts.

Parks pitch update

Find out if your sports pitch booking has been cancelled because of bad weather.


There are indoor, all-weather and outdoor football pitches in Bristol.

Tennis in Bristol

There are indoor and outdoor tennis courts across Bristol.


You can only fish in some areas of the harbour, parks and green spaces.

Leisure and sport passes

Apply for a free swims for pregnant women card, dipper card and Everyone Active card.

Sports coaching courses dates

There are several courses to help you become a sports coach.

Sports coaching training

Find out what training the different sports coaching courses offer.

Disability sport

We provide a wide range of disability sports across the city.

Ping pong

We have several permanent ping pong tables in our parks as part of Ping! Bristol. All are free to use.

Running in Bristol

Find out about measured routes, marathons and running events.

Bristol Girl's Can: sport for women campaign

Campaign for women in the city, breaking down the barriers around exercise.

Bristol International’s Card for sports people

Free use of sports facilities for international sports people.


There are several outdoor bowling greens, as well as two indoor rinks, around the city.


Find out how to book a rugby pitch, or find a local team to join.


We have three cricket pitches you can hire.

Mountain biking

With a range of trails on offer, we have something to offer riders of all abilities.


Sports and physical recreation activities for 14 to 25 year olds.