u3a

Exmouth & District

Group Category: Outdoor Sports

  • Pickleball 5

    For information about pickleball, please take a look at our u3a pickleball webpage – click or tap on this link: u3a pickleball webpage This is a relatively new group that play pickleball outside down at Exmouth Lawn Tennis Club. There are two sessions which are used for general play and all U3a pickleball members are welcome… Read more

  • Pickleball

    – and pickleball life within our u3a Introduction Pickleball is probably the fastest-growing sport in the UK as of 2024. It’s been growing rapidly in the USA for over 20 years and is now set to gain the same level of popularity over here. Seen as a cross between tennis, table-tennis and badminton, it can… Read more

  • Bowls 1

    The Group meets at Budleigh Bowls Club and the session lasts for an hour and a half. The Group welcomes novice and experienced bowlers and the Club offers outdoor & indoor bowling throughout the year. The Club provides all the equipment and will ensure there are experienced Club Members on hand to assist novice bowlers.… Read more

  • Bowls 2

    The Group meets at Budleigh Bowls Club and the session lasts for an hour and a half. The Group welcomes novice & experienced bowlers and the Club offers outdoor & Indoor bowling throughout the year. The Club provides all the equipment and will ensure there are experienced Club Members on hand to assist novice bowlers.… Read more

  • Petanque

    Similar to Bocce, Pentanque is the French version of boules. We play in the grounds of the Imperial Hotel, weather-permitting! There are two sessions available. The Organiser is a great guy but a total fruitcake. Be prepared for a laugh! Sessions are informal and fun. Beginners welcome and boules can be provided. Read more

  • Sailing – Dinghy & Watersports

    Members are expected to bring their own sailing clothing (wet suit, sailing boots/shoes etc). Buoyancy Aids are available. Expect to get a little wet. Sessions usually last about 3 hours, and require at least a little hands-on from sailors. Guidance will be given. Sessions are sometimes arranged at short notice to take advantage of weather… Read more

  • Golf

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  • Tennis

    The idea is to have fun by playing tennis in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. We play doubles on the club hard courts. Current members have all played tennis in the past but do not feel ready to join a tennis club. It is not suitable for absolute beginners. Members can join the club on… Read more

  • Sailing – Dayboat

    We are fortunate to be able to sail on a stable sailing boat (Hawk 20, with auxiliary engine). The boat is kept on a mooring at Exe Sailing Club. It is the same craft that is used for RYA Sailability sessions (for people with disabilities). Our session is usually 3+ hours, either out-to-sea or inside… Read more