Racket Sports

If squash, badminton, short tennis or table tennis is your game then Cheltenham YMCA is the place to play!

Badminton

The 4-court sports hall at The YMCA Sports Centre, Arle Road, Cheltenham

The 4-court sports hall at The YMCA Sports Centre, Arle Road, Cheltenham

There are 4 badminton courts at the YMCA Sports Centre, Arle Road, Cheltenham.  The Courts may be booked for an hour at various times throughout the week (subject to availability). For a small fee, Cheltenham YMCA members may bring up to 3 guests to play. We also run badminton coaching sessions at our Sports Centre on a Friday. Please contact us on 01242 515815 to find out which session would best suit your ability.

Short Tennis

Short Tennis here at Cheltenham YMCA is a very popular activity; played with a soft ball, and lower net than tennis, it’s a good introduction to the game. If you find tennis a difficult game to master, then short tennis will allow you to practice and develop your skills, it’s great fun too. At Cheltenham YMCA we play on indoor courts and racquets are provided.

Squash

There are 2 squash courts available for Cheltenham YMCA members to use on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at Vittoria Walk. They are available in 40-minute slots from 9am – 9pm (subject to availability). Cheltenham YMCA members may bring a guest for a fee of £1.

Table Tennis

Table tennis is available to all Cheltenham YMCA members at the YMCA Sports Centre. Table tennis bats and balls are included in the hourly fee.

Cheltenham Table Tennis Club meet at the YMCA Sports Centre,  Arle Road, every Tuesday and Friday evening.

Cheltenham Table Tennis Club at the YMCA

 

The YMCA Sports Centre is also home to Cheltenham Table Tennis Club who meet there regularly on Tuesday and Friday evenings. Cheltenham Table Tennis Club provide practice, coaching and matches for all ages and abilities and new members are always welcome. Contact us for further details.

Timetable & Bookings

To view the latest YMCA Sports Centre timetable, please click here.

Bookings for courts may be made up to 7 days in advance by Cheltenham YMCA members (subject to availability).

Bookings for courts may be made up to 7 days in advance by Cheltenham YMCA members (subject to availability). Please email squash@cheltenhamymca.com or call 01242 533923 for Squash Bookings and 01242 515815 for all other court bookings. If bookings are cancelled within 24 hours then the court fee must be paid.

If bookings are cancelled within 24 hours then the court fee must be paid.

Court Fees

LOCATION ACTIVITY Court Fee YMCA Members
The YMCA Sports Centre, Arle Road    
Badminton £8 per hour
Table Tennis £8 per hour
Cheltenham YMCA Vittoria Walk
Squash £5 per 40 mins

Non-members, playing with a YMCA member,  are charged a £1 guest fee.

Racket Hire

Rackets for both squash and badminton are available for hire by those using the courts at a charge of £1/racquet/session.

Coaching

Coaching for badminton is available, please contact us for further details.