Play Padel In Bury St Edmunds

Play padel in bury st edmunds in suffolk

Are you looking for a thrilling, easy-to-play, and rapidly growing sport to try in Bury St Edmunds? Look no further than Padel, the exciting cross between tennis and squash that has taken Europe by storm!

And now, you can experience Padel in Bury St Edmunds at Risbygate Sports Club, which is set to become the ultimate destination for Padel enthusiasts in Suffolk.

Which makes our founder, Alfie, particularly excited as he grew up in the small East-Anglian town.

What is Padel?

Padel is a dynamic and engaging sport that originated in Mexico during the late 1960s.

Since its inception, it has gained immense popularity worldwide and is now the fastest-growing sport in Europe.

In fact, it’s now Spain’s second most popular sport! Beating tennis and second only to football.

Combining elements of traditional tennis and squash, Padel is played on a smaller, enclosed court, allowing for intense and action-packed rallies.

If you want to learn even more about padel you can in our full guide.

Playing padel solo

Introducing Padel at Risbygate Sports Club

Exciting news for sports enthusiasts in Bury St Edmunds!

Risbygate Sports Club is proud to announce the installation of two state-of-the-art Padel courts.

Located on Westley Road, Risbygate Sports Club is committed to offering an exceptional Padel experience to both club members and the general public.

The courts are set to be available from late August to early September 2023, just in time for you to enjoy a thrilling game of Padel during the summer season.

Risbygate Sports Club

Westley Road
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk, England
IP33 3RR
Tel: 01284 755468

OPEN DAILY: 8.30am – 10pm

Why Choose Padel in Bury St Edmunds?

Padel has something to offer for everyone! Whether you are an experienced athlete or a beginner, Padel is easy to pick up and play.

The sport provides longer and more engaging rallies compared to traditional tennis, making it a fantastic social and family-friendly activity.

Its smaller court size and slightly less demanding nature also make it accessible and enjoyable for players of all ages and abilities, including those with disabilities.

Older padel players playing

Padel Sessions at Risbygate Sports Club

Are you excited to give Padel a try? Risbygate Sports Club is hosting a range of Padel sessions to suit various preferences and schedules.

The ‘Club Americano’ sessions take place in the evenings on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, allowing you to enjoy the sport after a busy day.

Daytime sessions are available on Tuesday and Thursday, perfect for those seeking mid-morning fun and fitness.

And for those who prefer weekends, don’t miss the double session on Saturday or the Sunday morning session.

Here are the full times available:

Club Americano

Please note that Americano is 8 players, 7 games of 24 points, each player will play with every other player against different pairs.

Evening sessions

Monday/Wednesday/Friday 6.00 to 7.30 and 7.30 to 9.00

Day sessions

Tuesday 10.30 to 12.00
Thursday 10.30 to 12.00


Saturday 9.00 to 12.00 double session
Sunday 10.30 to 12.00

Ladies only

Tuesday and Thursday 10.30 to 12.00

Risbeygate Sports Club club house

Coaching for Padel Enthusiasts

For those looking to enhance their Padel skills, Risbygate Sports Club offers adult coaching sessions.

Experienced coaches will guide you through the intricacies of the sport, helping you refine your techniques and tactics.

With coaching available on weekdays, you can easily fit Padel into your weekly schedule and witness your game soar to new heights!

Here are the full times available:


Monday 10.30 till 12.00
Wednesday 10.30 till 12.00
Tuesday 1.30 till 3.00
Thursday 1.30 till 3.00

Padel coaching in bury st edmunds

Join the Padel Revolution in Bury St Edmunds

Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to be part of the Padel revolution in Bury St Edmunds!

Whether you’re a seasoned player or a curious beginner, Risbygate Sports Club invites you to embrace the exhilaration of Padel on their brand-new courts.

To book your Padel session at Risbygate Sports Club, located in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 3RR, simply contact the club through their page here.

Be prepared for a sport that will keep you coming back for more action, fun, and camaraderie with fellow players.

If you’re a tennis club or sports facilities owner and want to invest in your own courts you can get a free quote with us today! For more information about court installation read our guide here.

Alfie Godfrey Padel Athletes Founder

About the Author

Alfie Godfrey – Padel Player (8+ Years) & Coach

From the moment Alfie discovered Padel on a family holiday in Barcelona back in 2015, his passion for this amazing sport knows no bounds. Driven by a mission to propel Padel to new heights worldwide, Alfie is dedicated to delivering the pinnacle of quality content.

Drawing from his own extensive 8-year journey as a player and the collective expertise of the esteemed team at PadelAthletes, he provides unrivaled insights, recommendations, and guides. Alfie and our ever-expanding network of casual and professional players, club owners, and sports scientists empower us to create the ultimate resources on all things Padel.

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