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Sport in Tunbridge Wells

As well as being one of the most iconic and historical towns in the UK, Tunbridge Wells welcomes thousands of sporting enthusiasts, fans and followers every year due to an excellent sporting pedigree with well established Football, Rugby, Cricket, Hockey, Golf and Tennis Clubs, some established for well over 100 years.

Noted for its heritage and landmarks, the town has also played its part in sporting history with it currently holding the official record as winners of the longest penalty-shootout in a professional European football game.

The town is also proudly affiliated to many sporting icons and is the location of many other memorable sporting moments over the last century – a cricket game in 1983 springs to mind!

Regardless of whether its watching a football match, playing a spot of tennis or trying their hand on one of our amazing golf courses, sports enthusiasts everywhere can rest assured knowing they will have a great time in the town.

For more information on any of our sporting clubs and teams, please click the necessary links below:

     Tunbridge Wells F.C Football Club

     Tunbridge Wells R.F.C Rugby Football Club

     Tunbridge Wells Hockey Club

     Tunbridge Wells Cricket Club

     Tunbridge Wells Tennis Club

Explore The Town:

If you are planning to come to Tunbridge Wells as part of a sporting event, you should definitely check out the town and its many attractions, events and historical sites.

Rather than going straight home, why not enjoy a nice meal after your sporting event at one of the many excellent restaurants, pubs and cafes in the loca area.

If you are looking to fill a bit of time before you head off home, you can always do a bit of shopping at The Pantiles.

If you do decide to you stay a little while, you will also be impressed with the many different things to do and towns to visit.

If you are planning to stay overnight, you can always check-out a huge range of accommodation providers in the area by visiting our hotels, B&B’s and self catering pages.