Sports and Fitness

Activities on the Common

Please be aware that many activities             cannot go ahead due to COVID-19 restriction.

On the grass people play Australian rules football, football, hockey, lacrosse, rugby, softball, ultimate Frisbee and have fitness sessions.
A skatepark for skateboarding and courts for basketball and netball on the north-east side (Rookery Rd).
Outdoor fitness areas with gym equipment on Battersea rise and the West side.
A bowling green, cricket nets, ping pong table, tennis courts on the southern part of Clapham Common West Side.
A model yacht club on Long pond.
Urban gardening: at Bandstand Beds, volunteers grow, eat and sell fresh vegetables.


2 playground areas on Battersea rise and on Windmill drive.
2 areas for children (no dogs) by the Bandstand and by the Bowling green
The Spinney, an outdoor mud play and nature activity for children aged 0-5 years.



Sports Teams and Coaching

If you are a sports team and would like to promote yourself via this website:

Please email us via Our charge would be the corporate membership rate.

Teams and coaches registered with FCC:

Tennis: LineBall, Krishna Siva, 07926 178734,

Park Run

It is a 5km run every Saturday at 9:00 am. The event takes place at Clapham Common, Broomwood Road, London, SW4 9AU.

For more details, click here.

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