The Park



This historic part of South-east London is readily accessible by public transport. A trip down the Thames can be fun! Once here, join in specific events, enjoy the natural surroundings, or take in the many historic features of this famous World Heritage site. We have published a handy guide containing three Park walks which is available, price £1, from the Park Office.


Sport and Fitness

TENNIS

 

Tennis sessions and courses for adults and children (3+) every day at the Tennis Courts near Rangers House, Blackheath Gate, SE10 8QY.

Details of costs and times here


CRICKET

 

In the summer, the Rangers' Field, at the south end of the park close to the Blackheath Gate, is marked out and maintained for cricket. There is one square with a good size outfield and a synthetic wicket.

Teams are also able to hire the pavilion.
Call 0300 061 2380 for details of pitch hire times and prices.

 

BRITISH MILITARY FITNESS

 

The latest military methodology combined with cutting-edge training programmes to deliver results-driven workouts, tailored to all abilities and fitness levels. Meet at Duke Humphrey Road (opposite Blackheath Gate, SE10 8QY). Tuesday to Sunday.

Details of costs and times here.

 

MINDFULNESS HEALTH WALK

 

Join Greenwich Mind for a gentle walk around Greenwich Park and feel calmer and less stressed. Second Monday of the month, 14.00 to 15.30, meet at the wooden Strologo Shelter, Blackheath Gate, SE10 8QY. All welcome.

For more information, contact Andy McQueen, andy.mcqueen@cact.org.uk

 

GREENWICH HEALTH WALK

 

A gentle walk around Greenwich Park. All welcome. Every Tuesday at 9.45 to 10.45, meet at the King William Statue, St Mary's Gate, Park Row, SE10 9LS.

For more information, contact Andy McQueen, andy.mcqueen@cact.org.uk

 

BUGGY RUNNERS and MUMMY WALK AND TALK

 

Buggy Runners is a fitness session for Mums and Dads accompanied by their baby or toddler. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 10.15 to 11.15, meet at the Bandstand, SE10 8QY. £9 per session.

Mummy Walk and Talk is a free social group for new Mums. Meet at 11.20 on Thursdays at the Pavilion Cafe.

More details here

MENS HEALTH WALK

 

Greenspace, gentle excercise and good company - men of all ages welcome.

Every Thursday 10.45 to 11.30, meet at Pavilion Cafe. For more information, contact Andy McQueen, andy.mcqueen@cact.org.uk

Every Saturday 10.00 to 11.00, meet at Blackheath Gate, SE10 8QY, more information here

 

GREENWICH RUNNERS

 

For those who can already run 5K plus and want to improve technique, strength, stamina and speed.

Early Morning Run Club every Saturday at 8.15 to 9.15. £9 per session, meet at St Mary's Gate, Park Row, SE10 9LS.

Mid Morning Run Club every Saturday at 9.30 to 10.30. £9 per session, meet at the Bandstand, SE10 8QY.

Beginners Running Group (8 week course £60) for those who have always wanted to run.

Walk, Run and Talk on the last Saturday of every month at 9.00 to 10.00. A gentle 3K, 6K or 9K walk/run around Greenwich Park. All welcome. Meet at St Mary's Gate, Park Row, SE10 9LS.

Full details of all courses, Runs and Run Clubs here