Free Outdoor Gym classes for 2019

Our outdoor gyms aim to deliver exciting, inclusive and safe places where you can enjoy physical activity across Tower Hamlets. And the best part? There's no need to book, just turn up.

 

Basketball

Play Ball (for free)

You can hire a basketball and play for free at Bethnal Green Gardens as part of Basketball England's Play Ball scheme. Just go to Bethnal Green Library (within Bethnal Green Gardens) and sign a ball out, then return when you're done.

Trojans Basketball Club

Trojans run a variety of sessions across the borough to cater for a wide range of abilities and ages. For more details on any of the below sessions contact play@trojansbasketballclub.co.uk or visit the Trojans website.

Youth coaching

Gives boys and girls the chance to learn new skills, meet other children, learn the fundamentals of basketball and have fun. Training takes place every week at Mile End Park Leisure Centre.

Call Madonis Thomas on 07956 241 789 for more information.

Juniors, 7 - 13 years old

Time: Saturdays, 10am - 12pm
Price: £3

Seniors, 13 - 18 years old

Time: Saturdays, 12 - 2pm
Price: £3

Women's basketball

Trojans basketball

Learn new skills, meet women from different backgrounds with different levels of ability, and have fun! Led by an experienced female coach. Sessions take place at Whitechapel Sports Centre.

For more information call 020 7247 7538.

Beginner/Intermediate

Time: Mondays, 5.30 - 7pm
Price: £1.35 (or Better members free)

Intermediate/Advanced

Time: Wednesdays, 5.30 - 7.30pm
Price: £1.35 (or Better members free)

Trojans League Team Training

Time: Tuesdays, 7-9pm
Price: £3

Social basketball

Open, mixed ability scrimmage for men and women aged 16+ at Whitechapel Sports Centre. Call Madonis Thomas on 07956 241 789 for more information.

Time: Wednesdays, 7.30 - 9pm
Price: £5

Women's League

Restarting in September 2019, Trojans will be running a Women's League from John Orwell Leisure Centre on the last Sunday of each month.

For more information will be available from June 2019.

Outdoor basketball courts

If you want more time to play basketball then get down to a local outdoor basketball court

Meath Gardens

Grove Road, E3 5BH

Mile End Park

190 Burdett Road, E3 4HL

Bethnal Green Gardens

Cambridge Heath Road, E2 0EL


For more basketball information please contact: pauline.stewart@towerhamlets.gov.uk or call 020 7364 2433.