Joining a sports club is a great way to meet new people, and also stay in shape. We all need exercise in order to be healthy and happy. It can be a little nerve-wracking for a start, and also a little daunting, but once you get over the initial sign up phase, you’ll soon find yourself feeling comfortable in a new group of friends.
In Barcelona, there are many sports and activities to get involved in, whatever your level of ability.
Today we are going to talk about tennis. Tennis is a great sport for both beginners and professionals alike. It’s not too rough or strenuous, yet it certainly gets the heart pumping. It’s one of the more calm and intimate sports, perfect for bonding with new people. There are many different clubs you can join in the city. Here are our top 3:
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Fit in Tennis
Fit in Tennis is a coaching organization which sets up adult tennis clubs in various exotic locations around Europe. So it should come as no surprise that their club in Barcelona is one of the most popular. It is run by a small team of passionate and friendly coaches, all keen to share their high-level playing skills with the students that sign up. They have a variety of group tennis coaching sessions, as well as private session. They are also available for corporate training events, which are perfect for team building. They cater to all levels of ability, from complete beginners to those who are more experienced. The club itself is truly outstanding. It contains 28 courts in total, as well as a three-storey fitness center, a swimming pool, and a basketball court. It also offers private parking. Check their website for fees and availability.
Address: Carrer del Pintor Francisco Ribalta, 2.
Barcelona tennis academy
The Barcelona Tennis Academy is another great place to develop your skills. The club has a world class reputation, with its two highly-skilled coaches seeking to share their passion for the sport. It is situated in Castelldefels, in extremely stunning surroundings. The club contains 32 full-sized courts, and another 2 mini-sized ones as well. There is also a swimming pool and restaurant, so you can really make a day of it! They have a variety of programs on offer, for people of all skill levels. Just drop them an email telling them of your needs and they’ll get back to you with a suitable offer.
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La Reial Societat de Tennis Pompeia
If you’re looking for just a casual game of tennis, then La Reial Societat de Tennis Pompeia is a great place to visit. They not only have coaching sessions for members but are also open to the general public for occasional use of their courts. Situated up on the hill of Montjuic, near Placa Espanya, the club contains 7 clay tennis courts, as well as a small swimming pool. And they have an expert team of coaches on hand, should you be looking to improve your game. Check their website for fees and availability.
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