Sports and sporting activities to practice in Luxembourg
Passionate about a specific sport, do you want to continue practicing it in Luxembourg? Do you want to discover a new sport?
We offer you here a list of sports activities to practice in the Grand Duchy.
Indoor sports, sports halls and sports coaches
Luxembourg residents regularly practice sport, which is part of a genuine lifestyle. In addition to private sports coaches who practice their activity as an individual, there are many sports halls in Luxembourg and sports clubs to practice indoor activities. Ask to your neighbours or your colleagues, you will certainly hear about good addresses according to your objectives and your budget.
Outdoor sports: running, hiking, cycling
Even when the weather is rather cold, you will probably see many people practicing an outdoor sport: running, hiking, biking, mountain biking. It must be said that landscapes in Luxembourg invite to practising an outdoor sporting activity.
For those who enjoy hiking, Nordic walking or simply walking around, there are several circuits in the beautiful national parks. You can download the leaflets directly from the website of the Direction General of Tourism.
If you are a cycling lover or a cycling enthusiast, check out the many bike tours in this country. Don’t forget that great cycling champions like the famous Charly Gaul or the Schleck brothers are born in Luxembourg.
As for running fans and great marathon runners, do not miss the major running events in Luxembourg: ING Night Marathon in May, DKV Urban Trail a few weeks ago and Route du Vin in September.
Outdoor fitness Parks
The City of Luxembourg provides free fitness spaces for all athletes to practice in the open air and for free! The equipment is accessible to all, from 12 years old.
You’ll find one in Kockelscheuer next to the P + R Kockelscheuer and the children’s playground, and one in the Petrusse Valley at 2 Rue Saint Quirin next to the mini-golf course.
Nautical activities, swimming pools and swimming lessons
Very nice swimming pools exist in Luxembourg. Ask to your municipality or in the surrounding area if you do not have one nearby. See also our references below.
Looking for an outdoor pool for hot summer days? Several pools offer beautiful outdoor areas such as the swimming pools of Grevenmacher, Dudelange, Niederanven, …
Swimming lessons are in great demand in Luxembourg and waiting lists are sometimes long, up to 1 year or more … We give you here 2 adresses but you can ask to your municipal swimming pool too.
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From 3 years old. Swim school; introduction, improvement, competition, synchronised swimming, water polo, aqua gym, …Lessons take place in Cents, Dommeldange, Gasperich, Bonnevoie, …
Swimming lessons for children (from 4 years old), maximum 12 participants. Beginners and advanced. Classes held in two places; the pool in Howald and the pool in the Lycée technique in Limpertsberg. More informations on www.littleswim.lu.
Do you want to know everything about sports in Luxembourg? Infrastructures, sports news, sports training, … visit www.sport.public.lu.
Tarifs réduits activités sportives enfants jusque 12 ans
Savez-vous qu’avec le Chèque-Service Accueil, vous pouvez bénéficier d’une aide de l’Etat dans certains clubs sportifs pour les activités de vos enfants ? Renseignez-vous auprès de votre commune de résidence.