Sports Centre & Gyms
There is a wide range of option for people who would like to do sport or visit a gym. Scarborough has a selection of sports centres offering sports such as tennis, badminton and squash, to name but a few. There are also many gyms, such as the new Sports Village and Crown Spa Hotel Gym, offering fitness equipment as well as personal training.
Scarborough has two first-class golf courses, and there are several others close to Scarborough, including the famous championship Ganton Golf Club .
North Cliff Golf Course has a cliff top start and finish, with stunning views of both the North Bay and Scarborough Castle. Similarly South Cliff Golf Course has coastal views. With little rough and few trees, the greens are well shaped to provide a challenge.
Surfing is very popular in Scarborough as the town has some great surf beaches with great facilities, easy access, and good waves. Scarborough’s North and South Bays have nice rolling beach breaks and are gentle enough for beginners to try. Lifeguards are also on duty at both beaches during the summer months. Surf lessons can also be booked at Scarborough Surf School .
From £30 per lesson
Spectacular scenery, outstanding areas of natural beauty and breath-taking views makes walking in and around Scarborough one of the most enjoyable and rewarding ways to explore this beautiful part of the world. Whether you prefer long distance walking or just a short walk, you will be spoilt for choice – regardless of age, fitness or experience.
For those who like skateboarding, Hairy Bobs Skatepark is a fantastic skate park. It has something for everyone of all abilities and styles. The surfaces are smooth and true and the arrangement has been well designed to make use of the space well.