Sports

Many formal and informal sports and activities are organised in the park
Email info@clissoldpark.com with details of your activities

We have a range of activities in the park. Keep an eye on the park and café notice boards.
Here are some of the park’s organised sports:

Hackney Tennis

Hackney Tennis offers tennis courses at Clissold Park and other Hackney parks for both children and adults.
Further information and contact:
Tennis Office: 020 7254 4235.
Email Hackney Tennis
Visit Hackney Tennis website
Latest on clubhouse and lights: a new club house is being built and lights have been installed on the courts.  The lights will not be used until the club house is complete and a management plan agreed.  Lights will only be turned on after dark if a court is in use and all lights must be off by 9.30pm.

Football

Leyton Orient Football Club Coaching
Saturday mornings 10 – 11.30. In conjunction with Leyton Orient Football Club Coaching in the Community initiative. Kids from 5 – 12 years. Just turn up, £2 contribution for each child per session. Meet on the field on the Green Lanes side of the Park, near to the Park Lodge gate and the lakes (north end of Park).

Teams also for under 9’s, under 10’s and under 11’s who play in a Sunday league and have links
with the Leyton Orient FC Advanced School.

Clissold Rangers FC
Based in Clissold Park. Kids from 5-12 years. Clissold Rangers FC logo Technical training sessions are open to girls & boys, 10am every Saturday £3. Just turn up with boots and shin pads. Training takes place by Clissold Park’s North West Gate on Green Lanes next to the corner with Greenway Close.

Their teams play in the ELE (East London and Essex League) and play all games on Wansted Flats (at Capel Road and Aldersbrook Road).
Further information and contact:
Visit Clissold Rangers FC website

There are a number of other formal and semi formal football sessions in the Park and if you are
interested to join in with any of them, probably the best thing to do is just go and ask the players.

Cricket

Stoke Newington Cricket Club
Based in Clissold Park, The Petchey Academy and Queensbridge Sports and Community Centre.

The club offers cricket coaching and opportunities for ages 4 – 17 years. It operates throughout the year on every school-term Saturday. Winter and Spring term coaching sessions are held at The Petchey Academy on Saturday mornings (yrs 1& 2 – 9am to 10.30am, yrs 3 & 4 10.30am to 12 noon) and Queensbridge (yrs 5,6,7 and 8 from 10.30am to 12 noon). Summer term coaching takes place in Clissold Park at the same times. Meet by the paddling pool.

There is no need to book, just turn up. First session is free. Sessions are charged at £30.00 per term,
plus a £10.00 yearly registration fee for which you receive a free club cap and shirt.

Further information and contact:
Visit Stoke Newington Cricket Club website or contact Robert Merry on 07771997621.

Frisbee

Clissold Park Ultimate Frisbee Team
frisbee Curve is a friendly mixed ultimate frisbee team based in Clissold Park, North London.

Summer play: Sunday afternoon and Wednesday evening.
Winter play: Sunday and hold indoor practices mid-week.

Further information and contact:
Visit Clissold Park Ultimate Frisbee website