Britsoc: The British Society of Amsterdam and the Netherlands. Serving the British Expat community since 1920.

Britsoc Sport Calendar

Evening Badminton

About:  Beginners and regulars are welcome to join us for some fast action Badminton. We have a regular booking on the first two courts each week and usually end the evening with drinks and snacks upstairs.  We can supply shuttles and rackets if needed.
When: Every Wednesday  (Aug – mid–May),  20.00-23.00

Where: Sporthal de Pijp, Lizzy Ansinghstraat 88, 1072 RD Amsterdam

Cost:   One-off for whole season – €110

Contact: David Pollack

Registration required?  If you are new, yes please


Soft Tennis

About:  Ever picked up a racket?  Then you’ll be able to pick-up this Japanese version of lawn tennis (played outside if dry).  The game uses a lighter ball and more spin than regular tennis.

When: Every Sunday,  16.00-18.00

Where: Amstelpark Tennis Centre, Koenenkade 8,  1081 KH Amsterdam

Cost: € 6 (members); € 7 (non-members)

Contact: Sharron Reed (tennis @ for more information, including free swimming or sauna at the centre.