Sport and leisure in the borough


Disability Awareness Event - Friday 11th July.

On Friday 11th July there will be a celebratory event in Holland Park from 11am - 5pm.

It is a free event designed to showcase and raise awareness of some of the sports, activities and services within Kensington and Chelsea for disabled people. The event will take place on the sports field and will include activities such as cricket, athletics and football. There will also be professionals available to give help and advice on living a healthy lifestyle.

The event is open to people of all ages, disabilities and abilities.

For more information contact Becky McLaren on 020 7938 8181, or

Adult Summer Activity Programme 2014

The summer programme of health activities for adults runs  from Monday 2 June to Friday 29 August, and there is something on every weekday.

Tone your body with Tai chi or enjoy a health walk in leafy Holland Park - there is something for everybody.

Redevelopment at Chelsea Sports Centre - Temporary phone number 020 7352 9006

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and Better are delighted to announce that they will be undertaking an exciting new redevelopment at Chelsea Sports Centre.  Find out more...

Go ahead for magnificent new leisure centre

Plans for a magnificent new leisure centre in North Kensington were given the go ahead on 26 September by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

Sport and Physical Activity Policy

We aim to help all members of the local community to live a healthier lifestyle, and offer a wide range of activities and opportunities to help you get active, be healthy, and enjoy meeting new people.

Activities for young people

We have lots of activities for young people throughout the borough: football, kayaking, archery, basketball, trampolining and more. Visit KCcentral and Kayaking at Cremorne Riverside for details.

Active for Life logoActivities for adults

Whether you want to get fit, lose weight, join your local leisure centre, or find an exercise class, we can help. See Activities for adults.


Health walk scheme

Our slow paced health walks are a great place to meet new friends and improve your fitness. See details of our walks or search for your nearest walk on the WalkFinder website.

Get healthier and happier

See NHS Change 4 Life for tips on how to make you and your family healthier and happier.  Includes tips and recipes for healthy eating, and advice on how and where you can get active.