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Tennis in Newcastle



As a city responsible for nurturing some of Britain’s greatest sporting heroes and with a rich history of being at the heart UK sport, Newcastle is a brilliant place for any budding tennis player to grab a racket and get involved in the sport. From state-of-the-art facilities to local easy access courts and free coaching sessions, it’s easy to play your way on court in Newcastle.

If you’re looking to play tennis in Newcastle, we have all the information you need about clubs and tennis hotspots in the area.

Find a tennis court in Newcastle

Play tennis in Newcastle

There are many opportunities for anyone to get involved in tennis in Newcastle. The city is home to 15 different tennis venues, from the 18 courts available at The Northumberland Club to the nine park sites across Newcastle, you will always find a great spot to have a hit through our online booking service.

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Want to take on other players in local competitions? Local Tennis Leagues might be just the thing for you and with friendly, competitive leagues taking place on public courts in Newcastle; it’s easy to get involved.

There are also disability specific programmes available at clubs in the region, which offer accessible tennis activity to individuals with a disability or long term health condition. These sessions are run through the LTA Open Court programme, including the thriving North East Visually Impaired Tennis Club (NEVITC), based at the Northumberland Club, which is now recognised as one of the largest and most successful blind and visually impaired tennis clubs in the UK, catering for all ages and abilities.

Here are just a few of Newcastle’s fantastic tennis courts:

  • Exhibition Park
  • Elswick Park
  • Leazes Park Tennis Club
  • Gosforth Central Park
  • Northumberland Club
  • Northumberland Tennis Academy
  • Jesmond LTC

Find a tennis court in Newcastle

How to get started

Tennis is a great form of exercise and an amazing sport. Anyone can play; whatever their motivation or ability, from all communities and backgrounds.

LTA Shop

Want to freshen up your kit or find your new tennis racket? Check out the latest offers at the LTA Shop, powered by Tennis-Point.

How to start competing

Find out more information about playing tennis competitively, get some advice from the LTA on how to find and enter recreational tennis competitions across the UK.

Youth Programme

The tennis programme designed to give you skills for life, which includes our six-week Youth Start offer.

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