Outdoor sports facilities

Football

We have a great range of outdoor sports facilities available on our parks. Read further to find out more...

Synthetic pitches

  • Moorways Stadium - full sized pitch with flood lights and changing rooms also available. 
  • Springwood Leisure Centre - 5-a-side pitch filled with sand/rubber, especially designed for football. We also have a court suitable for 5-a-side football. Floodlights also available. 
  • The Racecourse - Steve Bloomer Artificial Turf Pitch (ATP) with floodlights, changing rooms and club room available.
To book any of the above grass pitches, email parksbookingsadmin@derby.gov.uk or call 01332 641234

Grass pitches

To book any of the above grass pitches, email parksbookingsadmin@derby.gov.uk or call 01332 641234

Tennis

Markeaton Park has two hard tennis courts and a ball games area that are available to use on a pay as you go basis, if you would like to book a court telephone the Pitch & Putt on 01332 384494.

We have tennis courts available for casual use at Alvaston Park and King George V playing fields. To find out more call us on 01332 640789.

Athletics facilities

Moorways Stadium has a range of athletics facilities, including:

  • athletics track and field - an eight lane floodlit international standard track and field facility with the provision for outside throwing areas and a practice sprint track. There is also permanent seating for 650 people with additional space for several thousand spectators.
  • cross country and cyclo-cross - Moorways Stadium's cross country course is suitable for small and junior events, as well as a cyclo-cross course.

Cricket 

  • Markeaton Park has cricket fields which are available between April and September. 
  • Chellaston Park - 1 synthetic cricket wicket and grass outfield.
To book email parksbookingsadmin@derby.gov.uk or call 01332 641234.

Prices 

For prices visit our Parks prices page