Virgin Active Pickleball

Pickleball on Point

The USA’s fastest-growing sport has hit South Africa. Book now at Virgin Active Point Gym in Cape Town.

You've heard of Padel, right? Well, get ready for Pickleball. It's like playing on a mini tennis court with oversized ping-pong paddles and a whiffle ball.

Fast-paced and social, it's the perfect mix of fun and fitness for all ages and skill levels. It's the sport that's taking the world by storm, offering a quirky mix of agility and a laid-back, social vibe.

Virgin Active Padel Club has just launched its first pickleball venue with 3 courts available to book in Cape Town. More coming soon.

Book a game of Pickleball

How to book a court

You can book a court on Playtomic or via the Virgin Active Padel Club website. The best part is, it’s open to Virgin Active members and non-members as well.

Virgin Active Point, Bill Peters Dr

Learn more about Pickelball

Got any questions?

What is Pickleball?

Pickleball, a dynamic and rapidly growing sport, combines elements of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong into a unique and engaging experience for players of all ages and skill levels. Played on a smaller court with paddles and a whiffle ball, pickleball offers fast-paced action, strategic gameplay, and a welcoming community atmosphere.

Where can I play Pickleball?

There are three Pickleball courts available to book at Virgin Active Padel Club in Sea Point, Cape Town. It’s located at Virgin Active Point Gym on Bill Peters Drive.

Who can play Pickleball?

Whether you’re a seasoned athlete seeking a new challenge or a recreational player looking for fun and fitness, pickleball provides an inclusive and enjoyable outlet for physical activity and social interaction.

Can I play if I'm not a member?

Absolutely. Everyone is welcome to book a court and play at Virgin Active Padel Club. Did you know, Virgin Active Members get a 20% discount whenever they book? Join Virgin Active and get the best value out of your games.

How much is it to play?

The cost per court for 60 minutes is R250 for non VA members and R200 for VA members. This cost can be split between the players when booking on the Playtomic app. Discounted rates during off peak hours (10am-3pm) will apply.

What facilities are there?

All players will have access to bathroom and locker room facilities as well as the Nu restaurant, which serves delicious and healthy food and beverages.

Can I rent or buy Pickleball gear?

Totally. Adidas Pickleball padels and balls will be available to rent and buy at the pro shop before you play.

Are there Pickleball coaches?

Yes, for coaching enquiries please contact the club or Coach PJ on (+27) 063 736 7855.

How do I book a court?

Simply download the Playtomic app and book any of the available Pickleball courts at Virgin Active Padel Club – Point.

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A lot of fun!

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The court has great view, different options for racket rental.

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