The Tour de France of the clubs enters the second city of France, Lyon. Lyonnais is an active and dynamic region where the padel does not stand back, on the contrary.

A crossroads region between north and south, Lyonnais is located in the Rhône valley and is surrounded by 2 mountain ranges: the Massif Central and the Massif des Alpes. A strategic position for a Lyon which has more than 2000 years of history.

Former capital of the Gauls, then a strong financial and commercial center, Lyon has evolved and modified its activities over time: silk, textiles, biotechnologies or petrochemicals are part of the long list of skills in the city. With its rich cultural past, several districts of old Lyon and the famous Fourvière hill are classified by UNESCO.

Today the seat of Interpol, Lyon surprises and attracts visitors with its curiosities such as the astronomical clock of Saint John the Baptist cathedral, the various squares like that of Terreaux with its impressive fountain, or the Bouchons Lyonnais where can taste the typical regional dishes.

In recent years, Lyon has also turned to padel. We are going to discover or rediscover 11 clubs and 25 tracks. If certain clubs or tracks are missing, please let us know at contact

  • The Lyon Tennis Club is located in Villeurbanne. A major tennis center with its 25 courts which offers 2 tennis courts padel exterior.

Contact : 04 78 89 49 68. More info here.

  • TCM5 is located in the 5th arrondissement of Lyon. A tennis club with a family atmosphere which offers 2 tennis courts. padel including 1 semi-covered.

Contact : 04 78 36 39 20. More info here.

  • In the southern part of the city is Lou Tennis Padel, a club near the famous rugby club of the same name. This club offers 2 outdoor tracks.

Contact : 04 78 72 77 77. More info here.

  • The Ecully Tennis Club is on the outskirts in a wooded area. A partly covered tennis club which offers 1 tennis court padel outdoor.

Contact : 04 78 33 37 29. More info here.

  • The Dardilly-Champagne club is north of Lyon. This tennis and padel offers 2 tracks of padel outdoors.

Contact : 04 78 66 18 74. More info here.

  • Tc la Pape is located east of Lyon, in Rillieux-la-Pape. This club is one of the pioneers in the region and offers in addition to its tennis courts and swimming pool, 3 padel exterior.

Contact : 04 78 88 76 64. More info here.

  • Chassieu Tennis is located east of Lyon. This tennis club near the international airport is in the countryside. Its 2 tracks padel outdoor complete the tennis offer.

Contact : 04 78 49 31 28. More info here.

  • The Saint Priest Tennis Club is south of Lyon. A municipal tennis club located in the sports area of ​​the city. The club offers 2 tracks of padel outdoors.

Contact : 04 78 20 38 33. More info here.

  • Mind Padel, in Saint Priest, is a 100% club padel. This center of the pala with holes offers 7 tracks of padel including 6 indoor as well as seminar rooms.

Contact : 06 10 75 63 45. More info here.

  • In Pont-Evêque, south of Lyon is Olympia Sports, a multi-sports center which includes football, badminton, squash, table tennis, basketball as well as a padel indoor.

Contact : 04 37 02 05 55. More info here.

  • Elan Sports the Etrat offers its sports in Saint-Etienne. Badminton, squash, pickleball, weight training and 1 track padel are the proposed activities.

Contact : 04 77 52 43 08. More info here.


Julien Bondia

Julien Bondia is a teacher of padel in Tenerife (Spain). Columnist and advisor, he helps you play better through his tutorials and tactical/technical articles padel.