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The Regent's Park is the biggest outdoor sports area in central London. We operate a seasonal sports programme with football, rugby and lacrosse in winter and cricket, softball and touch rugby during the summer.

To request a sports pitch, select from the following two sports seasons:

Winter sports pitches

From Saturday 7 September 2019 until Sunday 29 March 2020.

Available sports pitches:

  • Football
    • 9x Adult Football Pitches
    • 15x Mini Football Pitches (U12s only)
    • 2x 9 v 9 Football Pitches (u14s only)
    • 1x Junior 11 a-side Football Pitch (U15s only)
  • Rugby
    • 3x Rugby Pitches
  • Lacrosse
    • 1x Lacrosse Pitch

Make a pitch enquiry

Summer sports pitches

Our summer season runs April to August.

Available sports pitches are:

  • Cricket (bookings open 25 Feb)
    • 4x Cricket Pitches
    • 1x Premium Cricket Pitch
    • 1x Junior Cricket Pitch (Under 13s only)
    • 4x Cricket Nets
  • Softball (bookings open 4 March)
    • 21x Softball Pitches
  • Touch Rugby
    • 4x Touch Rugby Pitches
  • Rounders
    • 2x Rounders Pitch
  • Running Track
    • 1x Running Track

Make a pitch enquiry

Make a cricket net booking

Free sessions with Will to Win

We're currently offering the chance for free sports sessions with our partner Will to Win, as part of an effort to help make Londoners more active. All ages and abilities are welcome, you just have to fill out a short survey.

Looking after our pitches

We aim to provide high quality sports pitches and to do so need to maintain and rest the playing surface at various times throughout the year.

We spend in excess of £250,000 per annum on the upkeep of the sports pitches in Regent’s Park.

We do not make a profit from the charges so we ask you respect our policy of keeping off the sports pitches if you do not have a booking.

Informal play areas

You may see pitches that are not being used but this doesn't mean they are free to play on. We regularly rest and carry out maintenance work on the sports pitches to ensure their high quality throughout the year.

Informal games (i.e. jumpers for goalposts) are allowed in non-marked sports pitch areas. Any regular, organised activities should enquire about a sports pitch and organised events (i.e. company sports days) require permission and should enquire through the corporate sports day form.

There are few informal play areas around the Hub, therefore we ask you not to base your informal games in this area as you will be asked to move if you play on a sports pitch which you haven't booked.

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