1. The Sobell Badminton Club

The Sobell Badminton Club is one of North London's best-known badminton clubs and is part of Sobell Leisure Centre. The club is very friendly and welcomes all new players of every ability. If you are interested in playing, feel free to come along to one of our club-sessions. Sessions are run by Mark (Tel: 07950 491 106).

Club sessions are held at the Sobell Leisure Centre on Hornsey Road, London N7 7NY, which is in close proximity to Finsbury Park and Holloway underground stations and the A1 - Holloway Road.

Club sessions are run on a turn-up-and-pay basis, with the current entrance fee of £8.65 payable on the door (or £7.25 with discount membership).

Please go to our Meetup site to confirm your attendance and join the mailing list for the latest news. You can also find out when the next session will be.

Mark offers for sale new rackets, shuttles and court trainers. Mark also specialises in offering a high-quality, racket-stringing service - please call him on the above number for more details.

NOTE: For private bookings, i.e. *not* playing in the club and with its players, call Sobell Centre directly on 020 7609 2166.

Club times

Fridays 7.30pm 10.30pm
Sundays 4.00pm 6.30pm


The map below shows the Sobell Leisure Centre.




2. The London Badminton Academy

Please contact Leon on 07958 717 208

The London Badminton Academy is club for the development of players of all standards. The club has a number of qualified coaches, including advanced coaches and an assessor appointed by Badminton England. The club welcomes all new players of every ability. If you are interested in  getting coaching with physical training and also playing, please come to one of our sessions.

Club sessions are held at the Highgate Wood School, Montenotte Road, London N8 8RN, which is in close proximity to Crouch End. Call Leon (07958 717 208) for  more details.

Club times

All Players
All Standards Wednesday 7:00pm 10:00pm
All Standards Saturday 12:00pm 4.00pm

Below is a map showing Highgate Wood School.

A map showing how to get to the Badminton Hall from the main entrance which is shown as a blue line.

Internal map of college

The circled building is the Badminton Hall. The blue line shows the entrance barriers.

Car parking space is available at Highgate Wood School.


Last updated: April 2019