Richmondshire District Council

Sports facilities

Richmondshire has community-based sports facilities throughout the district. For up-to-date fees and charges, contact the sports facility directly.

Active Life Scotch Corner 

Active Life Leisure Club is located on the Junction A1/A66 Scotch Corner in between the North Yorkshire towns of Richmond and Darlington. Contact the club on 01748 828618.


Richmond swimming pool is operated by Richmondshire Leisure Trust, with support from us. Contact them on 01748 824581.

Liberty Health Club

Gym with studio classes run by Richmondshire Leisure Trust. Classes can be attended by non-members by booking in advance on 01748 821000.

Catterick Garrison

Catterick Leisure Centre has three swimming pools, a fitness suite, an aerobics studio, a sports hall and conference facilities. Contact them on 01748 831030.


Colburn Leisure Centre is run by Richmondshire Leisure Trust and offers a sports hall, fitness suite, and runs various activities. Contact them on 01748 835660.

Brompton on Swale

There is a single court sports hall at Brompton on Swale Community Sports Hall. Contact the hall on 07974 550704.


  • Tennis courts are available at Wensleydale School. Contact the school on 01969 622244
  • Leyburn Community Leisure Club - call 01969 622929
  • Leyburn Gym Fitness 4 All can be contacted on 01969 624682


Yorebridge Sport and Leisure Centre has an outdoor flood lit facility and community gym. They run activities for adults and children. Contact them on 01969 650060.

Spennithorne/ Harmby 

Spennithorne/ Harmby sports society have a flood lit multi-use games area. Contact the society on 01969 622066.

Sports development

Sports development in the district is provided by the Richmondshire Leisure Trust which offers a range of services for community sport organisations and community groups. 

For information about sports development email

North Yorkshire Sport

North Yorkshire Sport is a registered charity that aims to promote and encourage more people to take part in sport and recreation, whether as a participant, volunteer or coach. If you need help with club development, including funding, coaching, volunteering, accessible activity or club matters, visit the North Yorkshire Sport website

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