Sports clubs – August 2019
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See also Golf clubs
Borrowby, ThirskLeake Tennis Club West End Farm, Borrowby, Thirsk YO7 4QL. Tel 01845 538020
3 tennis courts providing an excellent playing surface all year round. Club times Tuesday & Sunday 10am (all year).Strong commitment to developing junior members. Match play. Coaching opportunities for all ages and abilities. Children welcome. Junior Coaching during summer term. Junior League Matches Accessible. Dogs welcome with conditions. Blue Star Football Club Hillside Rural Activities Park, Borrowby, Thirsk YO7 1AX.
Blue Star FC; a successful Sunday league football team based in Thirsk, North Yorkshire. Children welcome. Playground. Welcome as spectators. Dogs welcome
Danby Wiske, NorthallertonNorthallerton Angling Club The Garth, Danby Wiske, Northallerton DL7 0NA. Tel 01609 771117
Mainly offers great course and specieman fishing on the river swale over a 4 mile stretch. We are a friendly club and always looking for new members who enjoy the sport of angling. The club hosts many competitive matches on the river Swale but we also offer of day ticket. Children welcome. Must be supervised Accessible.
Dishforth, ThirskDishforth Shooting Club Dishforth airfield, Dishforth, Thirsk YO7 3YA. Tel 07449 835503
Join us to experience the exhilarating sport of Clay Shooting. Run by volunteers from 9 Regiment Army Air Corps at Dishforth, you can be assured of a safe and fun shoot. We're open each week and have regular events for added play time.
Easingwold, YorkEasingwold Angels Ladies F.C. Easingwold, York. Tel 07989 095824
Ladies football matches on a Sunday afternoon. Looking for new players 16+.
Helmsley, YorkHelmsley Open Air Pool Baxtons Lane, Helmsley, York YO62 5BH. Tel 01439 408010 (only used when open)
Open during mid-Jun to early Sep. Children welcome. Fun sessions
NorthallertonNorth'ton Indoor Bowling Club The Forum, Bullamoor Road, Northallerton DL6 1LP. Tel 01609 770356
Thursday, 12.45pm to 3.45pm. £3.50 per session + joining fee of £10 (but your first session is FREE!). A social afternoon of indoor carpet bowling with the benefit of gentle exercise, light competition and companionship.
RichmondSwaledale Outdoor Club 17 New Road, Richmond DL10 4QS.
Canoeing, Caving, Climbing, Cycling, Mountain biking, Orienteering, Skiing and Walking. In all activities standards range from novice to expert. Beginners and new members welcome.
Sowerby, ThirskSoftball tennis Sowerby Parochial Hall, Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 2BD. Tel 01423 339433
Sowerby Angling Society Sowerby, Thirsk. Tel 01347 868294
Particularly interested in juniors (16 and under) wishing to fish our stretch of the Cod Beck. Fly fishing during the early part of the season, with both worm and fly fishing during the later part. Waiting list for Senior membership Sowerby Flatts Bowls Club The Flatts, Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1LY. Tel 01845 525701
A club of about 40 members. we take part in four different bowling leagues in North Yorkshire and are open from May to September. Everyone is welcome to come to the club, situated on Sowerby Flatts. New players and seasoned bowlers are all welcome. Children welcome. accompanied by parent/guardian. Game not suitable for under 16s. Accessible. not suitable for wheelchair users. Dogs welcome with conditions. Thirsk Karate Dojo BSKA Sowerby Parochial Hall, The Flatts, Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1LY. Tel 07427 918382 / 07564 347745
Every Wednesday 6.30pm-7.30pm teaching Karate the safe and correct way, ages 6 to adult. Facebook ThirskKarateDojoBSKA. Children welcome. Thirsk Hockey Club Gravel Hole Lane, Sowerby, Thirsk YO7 1RZ. Tel 01845 440729 / 07786 587801
Men's and women's senior & junior sections. Thirsk Floodlit Astro, entrance off Gravel Hole Lane, Sowerby
ThirskThirsk Athletic Sports & Scub Newsham Road, Thirsk YO7 1QP. Tel 01845 522910
Bowls, cricket, junior football, rugby, tennis, squash, running & hockey. Children welcome. Accessible. partial Thirsk Bowling Club Thirsk Athletic Club, Newsham Road, Thirsk YO7 1QP. Tel 01845 522711
Lawn bowls - practice, club play (leagues) competitions and social bowling. All welcome. Adapted walking sticks available. No wheelchairs or mobility scooters Children welcome. Coaching given Accessible. Adapted walking sticks available. No wheelchairs or mobility scooters on green. Thirsk Cricket Club Thirsk Athletic Club, Newsham Rd, Thirsk YO7 1QP. Tel 01845 522910
Adult Section: Thirsk CC runs 3 senior teams each playing competitive matches on Saturday afternoons. The 1st XI plays in Division 2 Galtres of the York & District Senior Cricket League in the ECB Yorkshire Premier League North. The 2nd & 3rd XIs play in Division 6 and Division 8 respectively of the Nidderdale and District Amateur Cricket League. Thirsk CC also operates a T20 XI which plays on Wednesday evening in Division 2 of the Pilmoor Evening Cricket League. Juniors Section: Thirsk CC welcomes juniors of all ages and offers a fun and inclusive playing environment for all. Thirsk CC operates teams at U9, U11, U13 & U15 age groups which compete in the Hambleton Junior Cricket League. Thirsk CC also offers cricket playing opportunities for U5-U8s as part of the ECB's All Stars Cricket program. Thirsk Falcons FC Newsham Rd, Thirsk YO7 1QP. Tel 07977 446175
Provides FA Community Charter Standard football coaching and league matches for juniors and seniors from 3 years upwards. including girls only training, seniors, veterans and disability team. Children welcome. Junior football Accessible. Disability team in partnership with The Dales School and North Yorkshire Sport Thirsk Falcons FC (seniors) Chapel Street, Thirsk YO7 1LU. Tel 07850 881257
Senior football Thirsk Rugby U Football Club c/o Thirsk Athletic Club, Newsham Rd, Thirsk YO7 1QP.
Meets at Thirsk Athletic Club, Newsham Rd. Seniors Tuesdays and Thursdays 7pm, Juniors Sun 10.30am & Tue 6.30pm. Children welcome. Girls & boys aged 6 to 17 Accessible. Thirsk Squash Club Newsham Road, Thirsk YO7 1QP. Tel 07790340837
Located next to Thirsk Athletic Club Thirsk White Horse Swim Team Thirsk & Sowerby Leisure Ctr., Chapel St, Thirsk YO7 1LU.
A friendly club catering for swimmers of all ages and abilities. We train at Thirsk and Sowerby Leisure Centre pool, and have nearly 200 members ranging from four years old to adult. We aim to provide a high standard of coaching and teaching, to train swimmers to compete at League, County and National level, but also for fitness and recreation. The club has Swim 21 status, which is means we are accredited by the ASA Yorkshire Gliding Club Sutton Bank, Thirsk YO7 2EY. Tel 01845 597237
First floor cafe and viewing area open to the public. Trial lessons with prior notice, gift vouchers available. Children welcome. Lounge with children's toys. Accessible. Wheelchairs limited to ground floor. Dogs welcome with conditions. Thirsk & Sowerby Harriers Thirsk Athletics Club, Newsham Road, Thirsk YO7 1QP. Tel 01845 526550
Not sure a running club is for you? We cater for all running abilities – from those who run a 5k distance to a full marathon and beyond, both on or off road, offering support and encouragement to get you running and keep you running! Hambleton Paddlers Canoe Club Thirsk.
Meets at Carlton Lodge Outdoor Centre, Thirsk and Thirsk and Richmond swimming pools. Aims to introduce anyone to the pleasures of kayaking and canoeing in a safe environment.
Thornton-le Moor, ThirskThornton-le Moor Cricket Club Main Street, Thornton-le Moor, Thirsk DL7 9DW.
Topcliffe, ThirskThirsk Bowmen Baldersby Park, Topcliffe, Thirsk YO7 3PG. Tel 01845 501050
Open access all year round for members only.GNAS members please contact either of the telephone numbers for information