Sports & activities in Jersey
Jersey is a top destination for high-profile sports events, which take place all year round. Whether you are interested in attending major sports events or are looking to get active yourself, you will find plenty of options to choose between on the island.
Great sports eventsThroughout the year, Jersey hosts a broad range of sports events that attract numerous visitors and professional athletes. Car enthusiasts will be thrilled when visiting the International Motoring Festival, which is the largest annual motoring event in the Channel Islands for classic and vintage cars and motorcycles. Every year in June, the Jersey Festival of Cycling sees dozens of the UK’s top professional cyclists competing in 3 separate events, some of which are also open to non-professionals. Other interesting sports events include the International Tennis Tournament, the Jersey Marathon, a number of surfing competitions on the west coast, and international golf tournaments on the championship courses found on the island.
An active stay in JerseyIf you are looking to get active yourself, you will have an array of sports and activities available. Try blokarting, a combination of go-karting and windsurfing, on the pristine beaches in St. Ouen’s Bay, where you can also test your skills in surfing and windsurfing. If you prefer staying on solid ground, you can explore the island on bicycle along the 563 kilometres of cycling paths, which will also let you take in the lush nature and picturesque surroundings. With a myriad of scenic walking routes spanning the island, exploring Jersey by foot is also a popular activity. Finally, when you are staying at the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel in Jersey, enjoy the many golf and tennis clubs located around St. Helier.
- Grainville Tennis Centre Tel: 01534 759980
- Les Mielles Tennis Club Tel: 01534 747271
- Les Ormes Indoor Tennis Centre Tel: 01534 497000
- La Moye Golf Club, St. Brelade Tel: 01534 747166
- Les Ormes Leisure Village, St. Brelade Tel: 01534 497000
- Les Mielles Golf & Country Club, St. Peter Tel: 01534 482787
- Longueville Golf Range, St. Clement Tel: 01534 519922
- Jersey Cycle Tours Tel: 01534 746780