Founded in 1966, this truly international club features Dutch, French and Ghanaian members among others, all united in their love of this contact sport. Meetings and training are held every Saturday at the University of Ghana at Legon.
Accra Rugby Club, University of Ghana, Legon Boundary, Accra, Ghana, +233 54 010 9773
A throwback to a bygone time, this colonial-era sports club boasts nine well-conditioned clay courts and two that are lit for night play. Old club rules still apply: white shirts are necessary, but there is more leeway for shorts. A lovely adjacent terrace makes for an ideal space for drinks after a game.
Accra Lawn and Tennis Club, Accra, Ghana, +233 24 423 7699
A pre-colonial club set in a quiet residential enclave with two tennis hardcourts, two pools, two quash courts, a badminton court and a snooker room. Also on site are a lounge bar and restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating.
Tesano Sports Club, 9th St, CFC Estate, Tesano, Accra, Ghana, +233 302 222124, +233 24 8598674
A lively place for basketball as well as one of Accra’s oldest gyms. This conveniently located sports centre also has aerobics classes, Taekwondo, tennis, volleyball and table tennis, as well as clubs and sports for kids. Also on offer is a masseuse and restaurant to relax after your exertions.
Aviation Social Centre, Airport Bypass Rd, Accra, Ghana, +233 30 278 0215