One of the fastest growing sports in the world.

We are excited to be the first location for Padel in Ipswich. We currently have one court at Henley Road, with plans to extend this in 2024.

Padel for all

Whether you have played racket sports before or are a complete beginner, it is easy to learn the basics of Padel within the first half hour of playing. This is the secret of Padels rapid growth in popularity, it is simple and fun and accessible to all.

What is Padel?

Padel is a racket sport that combines elements of tennis and squash. It is mainly played in pairs which makes it fun and sociable.

To find out more about Padel watch this video.

Padel Activities

Within our vibrant Padel community we offer a range of activities and opportunities for social and competitive play and improving your game, including:

  • Social Padel
  • Coaching drills
  • Box leagues
  • Individual or group coaching

Book a free Padel session

For more information on our Padel offering and to book a free introductory Padel session, email

The introduction of Padel to ISC has been brilliant! A game for all ages and levels, it’s great fun and been a lovely way of meeting new people.

Sue Stenson, ISC member since 1998

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How to book

All Padel facilities and activities are managed through the MATCHi website or app.

Register for Padel

The Padel facilities at Ipswich Sports Club are pay-and-play. You can book activities or courts as a member or non-member of Ipswich Sports Club. To book a court or activity simply create an account on MATCHi first.

Book a Padel court

With your MATCHi account you can check availability and book a Padel court or activity.

Bookings can be made 7 to 14 days in advance depending upon your membership type.

Need help?

Here are a few step-by-step videos to guide you through the registration, court and activity booking process on MATCHi.

How to register for MATCHi

Please watch from 14 seconds onwards

How to book a court on the MATCHi app

How to book a court on the MATCHi website