Whether you want to join a team sport, pick up a martial art, or learn to surf, sail or swim, you’re in the right place! One of the top sports capitals of the world, Melbourne is sporting mad. The best news? We’re spoilt for choice in terms of the many adult sports classes and lessons available to us.
These are some of our top picks for sports classes for adults in Melbourne.
Team Sports for Adults in Melbourne
Badminton Lessons for Adults in Melbourne
Melbourne Badminton Coach
Learn Badminton from a pro! Melbourne Badminton Coach – aka Sawan Serasinghe – is an Olympian and a member of the Australian National Badminton Team. He offers badminton classes for adults of all levels, at 3 locations:
- Glen Waverley Badminton Center
- Pro-Fit Badminton Center, Clayton South
- Knox Indoor Sports Center
Rowing Lessons for Adults in Melbourne
Rowing Victoria offers beginner adult rowing lessons called Learn to Row, which teach adults the fundamentals of rowing. You can attend Learn to Row lessons at several Victorian rowing clubs around Melbourne, including:
- Albert Park – South Melbourne Rowing Club
- Carrum Rowing Club
- Essendon Rowing Club
- Footscray City Rowing Club
- Hawthorn Rowing Club
- Melbourne Rowing Club
- Richmond Rowing Club
- TopRow Melbourne
Tennis Lessons for Adults in Melbourne
Tennis Lessons Melbourne
Seeking individual, personalised one-on-one tennis lessons for adults in Melbourne? Try Tennis Lessons Melbourne. Servicing courts across the city, you’ll find a location in almost any suburb of Melbourne.
Other Sports Classes for Adults in Melbourne
Swimming Lessons for Adults in Melbourne
Jump Swim Schools Melbourne
If you didn’t learn to swim as a child, don’t worry! Jump Swim Schools Melbourne offer adult swimming lessons at various locations throughout Melbourne – including in the suburbs of Berwick, Bundoora, Caroline Springs, Carrum Downs, Craigieburn, Dandenong, Ferntree Gully, and Noble Park – to name just a few.
Surfing Lessons for Adults in Melbourne
Go Ride a Wave Melbourne
When it comes to surfing lessons for adults in Melbourne, Go Ride a Wave is an excellent choice. Located down Melbourne’s surf coast – in the beach-side towns of Torquay, Anglesea and Lorne – taking an adult surf lesson with Go Ride a Wave is the perfect opportunity to also check out the sights of the Great Ocean Road.
Sailing Lessons for Adults in Melbourne
Yachtmaster Sailing School Melbourne
Yachtmaster Sailing School proclaims itself as Melbourne’s ‘top choice for sailing courses’. The Melbourne sailing school prides itself on showing budding yachters how to ‘discover real freedom’. Its yachting classes set sail from the Royal Brighton Yacht Club in Middle Brighton.
Self Defence and Martial Arts Classes for Adults in Melbourne
There are so many self-defence and adult MMA classes to choose from for adults in Melbourne. Here are some of the best ones:
Muay Thai Classes for Adults in Melbourne
Morakot Muay Thai Gym Melbourne
Teaching the art of traditional Muay Thai, Morakot is the self-proclaimed home of Melbourne Muay Thai. You can find the Morakot Muay Thai Gym at 19 Duffy Street, Epping.
Wrestling Classes for Adults in Melbourne
Melbourne Wrestling Academy
Melbourne Wrestling Academy is situated at 29 Night Ave Sunshine North, in Melbourne’s outer West. They specialise in MMA (mixed martial arts) classes for adults in Melbourne.
BJJ Classes for Adults in Melbourne
Melbourne Jiu-Jitsu Academy
Melbourne Jiu-Jitsu Academy is – put simply – real, authentic BJJ, taught by a Brazilian. You can find the academy in the inner Melbourne suburb of Prahran.