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Kids playing netball

Our sports facilities and parks offer a range of pitches and courts for you to hire for a quick game or as a regular booking for you, your group, club, school or organisation.

Indoor sports courts

Sport Derby Arena Moorways Stadium Springwood Leisure Centre Parks



Table tennis        
Short mat bowls        
Short tennis        
Grass pitches        

Athletics track & field

Synthetic pitches        


Futsal football        
Five-a-side football        
Martial arts        

Springwood Leisure Centre is available for:

  • martial arts
  • gymnastics
  • trampolining
  • badminton
  • table tennis
  • indoor bowls
  • netball

Moorways Stadium is available for:

  • althletics
  • centre bowls
  • grass pitches
  • synthetic pitch - full and five a side
  • hockey

Derby Arena is available for:

  • badminton
  • martial arts
  • handball
  • netball
  • table tennis
  • indoor bowls
  • volleyball
  • futsal


For booking prices, please take a look at our prices page.


To book our indoor courts please contact the sports facility directly or book online.

Outdoor pitches and courts

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. 
  • Alvaston Park - a grass pitch with floodlights, changing rooms and club room available. 

Grass pitches

And many more on our parks and open spaces.

Outdoor booking

Please contact us for more information and to make a booking:

Outdoor courts

We have tennis courts to hire at Markeaton and Chaddesden parks. 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.

For more information, contact Moorways Stadium on 01332 342934 or stadium.moorways@derby.gov.uk.