Sports activities, sports clubs in Luxembourg

Are you passionate about a particular sport and want to continue practicing it in Luxembourg? Unless you want to take advantage of your new life to discover a new sport?
Here we give you the information you need to practice or attend a sport activity.

Indoor sports

Individual sports coaches

Overall, Luxembourg residents practice sports regularly. More and more private sports coaches are practicing their activity on an individual basis to keep in shape or get back in shape! They practice either at home or in a private room. Some of them even offer video training sessions from the Covid campus.

Sports halls

In addition, there are numerous gyms in Luxembourg and sports clubs. These rooms are rather owned by national or international chains. We practice sports in the gym, alone or with others, thanks to group sessions of gym, stretching, cardio,…

Ask around, you will certainly have good addresses to get. It all depends on your goals and your budget. See the cost of living in Luxembourg.

CK Sports Center, racquet sports and bowling

The CK Sports Center in Kockelscheuer is quite well-known. Originally intended for the well-being of CK Group employees, it is now open to all.

The sports complex is mainly dedicated to racket sports (tennis, squash, badminton). The Swedishtennis school offers the possibility to take tennis lessons.

There are also 10 bowling lanes to spend an evening with friends or family with the possibility of catering. CK Bowling also offers birthday parties.


Are you a climbing fan? You will find several climbing walls in Luxembourg. See you at :

  • la Coque, sports and cultural center in Luxembourg-Kirchberg,
  • at theyouth hostel in Echternach,
  • in Dudelange at the Hartmann sports center
  • at the Red Rock Climbing Center in Soleuvre
  • at the “Funny Mountain” in Arlon, Belgium.

Nautical activities

Swimming pools and aquatic relaxation centers

Very nice swimming pools exist in Luxembourg. They usually offer facilities for relaxation and wellness. Find on this page our favorite addresses:

Public beaches in natural environment

For those who prefer to swim in a natural environment, Luxembourg offers the possibility to swim in lakes or ponds during the summer. It lasts from May 1st to September 30th.

4 sites are regularly monitored in terms of water quality and offer public beaches:

  • the lake of the Haute-Sûre in Boulaide,
  • the lake of Weiswampach in the commune of Weiswampach,
  • the Remerschen pond in the municipality of Remerschen in the southeast of the country.
  • The Echternach lake is also open for swimming since summer 2022. The lakefront has been redeveloped with new playgrounds for the little ones and fitness areas for parents. On sunny days, about 11,000 people come to the Echternach lake.

Swimming lessons

Swimming lessons are in high demand in Luxembourg. The waiting lists are sometimes long, up to 1 year or more… Remember to register your children well in advance. Check with your local pool for more information.

Swimming Luxembourg also offers a swimming school from 3 years old with initiation to swimming, swimming improvement, competition, synchronized swimming, water polo, aqua-gym, etc. The courses take place in Cents, Dommeldange, Gasperich, Bonnevoie, etc.

Starting at age 4, Little Swim offers swimming lessons for children in groups of up to 12 children for beginners or advanced. The courses take place at two locations: the swimming pool of Howald and the swimming pool of the Lycée technique du Centre(Luxembourg-Limpertsberg).

Outdoor sports

Playing sports in LuxembourgWhen you arrive in Luxembourg, you will probably be surprised by the number of people doing outdoor activities, even when the weather is rather cool.

Running, hiking, biking, mountain biking, everything is possible. It must be said that the beautiful landscapes invite to an outdoor sport activity.

Hiking, Nordic walking

Those who enjoy hiking, Nordic walking or simply walking will find their happiness in Luxembourg.

Several tours are offered in the beautiful national parks:

Closer to the city of Luxembourg, the forests of Bambesch, Kockelscheuer or Hamm also offer beautiful family walks or more active hikes.

Running, marathons, trails

Fans of running and marathoners will also find great races. Whether you are a spectator or a seasoned runner, don’t miss the major running events in Luxembourg :

You will find here the calendar of races in Luxembourg, published by the Luxembourg Athletics Federation

Outdoor Fitness

The City of Luxembourg provides fitness facilities for all sportsmen and women. The facilities are available free of charge. From 12 years old, you can train in the open air.

These facilities are located :

  • in Kockelscheuer next to the P+R Kockelscheuer and the children’s playground
  • in the Pétrusse Valley at 2 Rue Saint Quirin, next to the mini-golf course.

More and more communities are also integrating these outdoor fitness facilities for their citizens. Ask your local municipality for more information.


Are you a cycling enthusiast?

Check out the many cycling tours offered in this country, which has seen the birth of great cycling champions. The famous Charly Gaul or the Schleck brothers are from Luxembourg.


There are several golf courses in Luxembourg. They are taken by storm as soon as the weather is fine. Remember to book your course well in advance. Often, only subscribers can access them for games or competitions.

  • Kikuoka Golf Course in Canach – 18 holes,
  • Domaine de Belenhaff in Junglinster – 18 holes
  • Golf de Clervaux – 18 holes
  • Golf Club Grand Ducal de Luxembourg in Senningerberg – 18 holes
  • Chrisnach Golf Club – 18 holes
  • Lux Golf Center in Kockelscheuer, training center.

On the French side, the Golf de Preisch is a nice course. Green fees and memberships are lower.

A new golf course should be built soon near Arlon.


For skateboarders, several parks dedicated to skateboarding have been developed in Luxembourg. Skateboarding events are organized like the Luxembourg International Skate Cup.

Skatepark Péitruss Luxembourg-Grund

This Skatepark with a total surface of 3,400 m² is located in the rue Saint Quirin in the Grund in Luxembourg. It is perfectly integrated into the very bucolic natural setting and classified as a Unesco World Heritage Site. The “Skatepark” site respects the environment and offers 2,500 m² of skating surface. Delimited by stones coming from the remains of the fortress, you will find a bowl of 600 m² surrounded by bleachers and a streetplaza of 600 m².

The Skatepark de la Pétrusse is the setting for the Luxembourg International Skate Cup whose 1st edition took place in 2017. It was a great success with the presence of the best European skaters.

Indoor skatepark Luxembourg-Hollerich

Located at 5, rue de l’Abattoir in Luxembourg-Hollerich, this park is an indoor skate-park. BMX classes every Saturday from 11am to 1pm.

Skatepark Luxembourg-Gasperich

This skate park is located at Muehlenweg in the Gasperich district and offers several ramps and inclines.

Skate Park Belval Plaza – Esch-sur-Alzette

Built on nearly 700 m2, following the natural relief, this outdoor skatepark has been built in concrete and looks like an urban square. It is equipped with the latest innovations in urban furniture for skateboarding (rails, walls, stairs, etc.).

Red Rock Skate Park – Schifflange

Located at the Bergem road (near the multipurpose hall), the skatepark of Schifflange is the largest concrete skatepark in the country and in the Greater Region! It officially has no closing hours, it is even illuminated during the summer period until 10 pm and the entrance is free.

Many facilities offer to celebrate your child’s birthday. Find out more!

Organiser une fête d’enfants ou un anniversaire inoubliable

Winter” sports

Ice skating and skating rinks

For ice skating, curling, field hockey or karting enthusiasts, there are several ice rinks in Luxembourg. Please note that they are only open for the winter season.

Covered ice rink in Kockelscheuer

The Kockelscheuer ice rink is located on the outskirts of Luxembourg City.

It is open from mid-September to the end of March only. It is also closed on certain holidays .

It is also open for events such as the Spring Cup in March or the Ice Hockey Tournament in May.

Helmets and ice skates can be rented on site. With the Pingo School, you can also learn ice skating in group or private lessons.

More information on schedules and details at

The curling club of Luxembourg trains at the Kockelscheuer ice rink.

Beaufort outdoor skating rink

The Beaufort ice rink located in the north-east of the country is the oldest ice rink in Luxembourg.

It has existed since 1969. Located in the open air, It is covered by a canvas tent and operates during the winter season only. Skate rentals and skating assistance available.

It is also possible to practice ice karting, by reservation only.

More information about the Beaufort skating rink.

Ice rink “Knuedler on ice”, Christmas animations in Luxembourg

The “Knuedler on ice” ice rink is a traditional part of the Christmas markets, and is a real treat for families.

Beautifully decorated, the skating rink invites you to skate on a surface of 800 m². You can rent skates and bobbies on site. Take the opportunity to eat at the chalets set up for the Christmas markets. More information on

Natural ice rink of the Galgebierg in Esch-sur-Alzette

As soon as the weather conditions allow it and the temperatures are cold enough, skate in a natural environment!

The Galgebierg natural ice rink is open for skating enthusiasts in fantastic natural conditions. Located in the municipal park of Esch-sur-Alzette, it offers a skating area of almost 2000 m²! In summer, the area is a huge playground for the little Eschois.


Do you miss the great mountain spaces where you can practice winter sports? Did you know that you can ski in Luxembourg or in the immediate vicinity. In fact, some facilities even offer skiing in the summer.

In Weiswampach in the north of Luxembourg, you can enjoy cross-country skiing and even downhill skiing!

Beware of the snow level, check the website of the municipality of Weiswampach before leaving. You can also rent ski equipment and sleds on site.

A little further away, you can also practice skiing at the Baraque de Fraiture in Belgium or at the Snowhall of Amnéville in France

Good plans sport

Internet portal for sport in Luxembourg

Do you want to know everything about sport? Sports facilities, sports news, sports training, … visit the site

Reduced rates for sports activities for children up to 12 years old

With the Chèque-Service Accueil, you can benefit from state aid in certain sports clubs. Ask your commune of residence.

Sports for All of the City of Luxembourg

Throughout the year, the City of Luxembourg organizes more than 160 sports and fitness courses. Offered at over 30 different locations, These courses are for everyone. The courses are adapted to the physical condition of each person. Depending on the season, they take place indoors or outdoors.

Choose a specific course or take the all-inclusive card that gives you access to all courses. Residents of the City of Luxembourg benefit from a preferential rate and priority for registration to activities.

Information at the Sports Department in Luxembourg-Hollerich

Luxembourg Stadium for soccer and rugby matches

The brand new Stade de Luxembourg has been the subject of much discussion due to its budget and construction time.

Nevertheless, today it can accommodate nearly 10,000 spectators. Classified as category 4, international soccer and rugby matches can be played there. It replaces the old Josy Barthel stadium, which will disappear in favor of a new district to be built on the Route d’Arlon in Luxembourg.

The satde of Luxembourg is located at the Ban de Gasperich, in the direction of Kockelscheueur. It will eventually be served by the tramway. Tours of the entire stadium are organized through the Luxembourg City Tourist Office . Ask for more information!

Among the fun facts to remember about this new stadium are:

  • the heated lawn which allows to keep a perfectly usable lawn, even in winter period. Very useful when the temperature drops…
  • two cells ready to receive troublemakers
  • Nearly 190 toilets and urinals for the comfort of spectators
  • Nearly 200 cameras to ensure security within the stadium.