Sport and leisure

Aims and actions

We give help to people, local clubs and groups in Barnsley. We offer a signposting service for funding, inclusive clubs and training courses. We want to get more people into sport and active recreation. It means we'll be able to close the gap in health inequalities.

Sport and leisure enquiry

Active in Barnsley

Our vision for a health and proud Barnsley

Find a leisure centre

Our leisure centres are operated by Barnsley Premier Leisure.


Find a bike route, club or event, hire a bike or learn to ride one.

Play golf

Opening hours, memberships, competitions and golf packages.

For clubs

For information on coaching, funding, pitch hire or clubs available, ask online.

Book a football pitch

Get in touch to make a booking or find out about venue safety.


Find a route or group, walk for health or active travel.

Barnsley Physical Activity Partnership

Who's involved, how it's run and the strategy action plan.

Live Well Barnsley

Directory of local services and activities for you and your family.


As well as being an enjoyable activity, cycling is also one of the easiest ways to fit exercise into your daily routine as it’s a form of transport.

Find out about cycling services in Barnsley; lanes and routes, where to hire a bike, and learning to ride.

More about cycling