Whether you’re an experienced player or a complete beginner, we’ve got everything you need to improve your game

David Lloyd Clubs outdoor tennis

Racquets sports at David Lloyd Clubs

Racquet sports are where everything started here at David Lloyd Clubs, and we now have 30 years of experience giving members of all ages some first-rate coaching and amazing courts.

Whether you’re an experienced player or a complete beginner, we’ve got everything you need to improve your game and increase your confidence. And our coaching, courts and expertise isn’t just in tennis – it also covers badminton, squash and Padel tennis too. If you’ve not played them yet, there really is no better place to start. 

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David Lloyd Clubs kids tennis

Future stars are born at David Lloyd Clubs

Our brilliant Tennis All Stars exclusive junior coaching programme is for 3-18 year olds. It’s endorsed by the Lawn Tennis Association and taught by our very own expert coaches. All Stars teaches kids great tennis skills, all whilst in a fun environment where they can make some new friends.

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David Lloyd Clubs tennis


Given our love of tennis, it’s no surprise that our facilities are second to none. We’ve got the world’s largest team of qualified coaches, as well as 850 match-quality courts, both indoors and outdoors. It means you can have a lesson, play a match or practice your serve all year round, whatever the weather – and you can book courts in advance really quickly with our app too.

There are also vibrant communities of tennis-lovers in our clubs, with competitions, weekly games and social events. It’s easy to find new people to play, whatever your level. 

David Lloyd Clubs badminton


Badminton is a lightning-fast game where great tactics, good timing and being quick on your feet can soon see total beginners become regular winners. Every game has either two or four players, so it’s a really fun and sociable way to stay fit and get your heart pumping.

We’ve got almost 200 superb badminton courts across the UK, as well as expert coaches and regular competitions, so whether you already love the game or are keen to get started, you’re in the ideal place. 

David Lloyd Clubs squash


If you've got quick reflexes and love some healthy competition, squash is the sport for you. It will improve your speed, your strength and your reaction time, and it's sociable too (even when the competition is intense!).

We have almost 150 fantastic courts across the UK and the very best specialist coaches who'll help you understand the game, improve your skills, and boost your confidence. They can even help prepare you for competitions, because we also run squash leagues and ladders within our clubs. Are you ready to test your skills? 

David Lloyd Clubs racquets coaching


Whether you want to improve your technique, build your confidence or focus on one specific part of your game, you’ll definitely benefit from coaching. Our teams are second to none and can provide one-to-one lessons, group sessions for players of all ages, and also our high-energy, fast-paced cardio tennis workouts. We run several coaching programmes, from our Fast Track course for beginners, to our On Track and Power Track programmes that help you build your game and develop your stamina and confidence.

David Lloyd Clubs padel tennis

Padel tennis

Available at selected clubs, this super-fast variety of tennis is really popular in Spain and Latin America, and once you’ve tried it, you’ll know why. Padel tennis is played on an enclosed court in pairs, and it's great fun! Not only is it super easy to pick up, but it's a really sociable sport too.

Racquets overview

If you’re just getting into tennis, or have been playing for years, you’ll feel welcome in our friendly tennis communities. With indoor and outdoor courts, plus plenty of other racquets sports to try, there's something for everyone. Throughout our clubs our fantastic facilities include:
  • 450 indoor tennis courts 
  • 400 outdoor tennis courts
  • 400 tennis coaches
  • 200 badminton courts
  • 150 squash courts
  • All Stars Tennis  
  • Play all year round 
  • 12,500 children taught a week

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