Sport in Marsden

Marsden Cricket Club

Marsden Cricket Club was formed in 1865 when it was known as Marsden Mechanics Cricket Club. They have been at their current ground, Hemplow, since 1921.

Hemplow is a 70 acre site which, in addition to the Cricket Club, hosts a bowling green, tennis courts and Marsden Golf Course.

Read more about Marsden Cricket Club on the
Cricket history of Calderdale and Kirklees website

Marsden Football Club

Marsden Football Club has been in exisistence for over a hundred years and has been based at its current ground, on Fall Lane, since the mid 1920s. Marsden F.C. play in the West Riding County Amateur Football League and the Huddersfield and District Works and Combination League.

The club also has teams at Under 12s, 13s, 14s and 15s in the Huddersfield & District Junior Football League.

Read about the history of Marsden Football Club on the Marsden History Group website.

Marsden Golf Course

Marsden Golf Course is a nine-hole course which has been a feature of the Marsden landscape above Butterley reservoir since it was built in 1920.
Read more on the Marsden Golf Course website.

Marsden Tennis Club.

Marsden Tennis Club is to be found at the Hemplow private sporting complex off Mount Road in Marsden. Its three courts are set in dramatic Yorkshire countryside, adjoining the cricket club, crown green bowling and golf course.

Read more on the Marsden Tennis Club website

Redbrook Sailing Club

Redbrook is a small, relaxed sailing club with a mix of families, couples and individuals. The club has exclusive sailing use of Redbrook Reservior which is situated on Manchester Road opposite the Great Western Inn.

Read more on the Redbrook Sailing Club website.

Marsden Sports Hall

The building is owned by J.E. Crowther Ltd, and is open to the public for a variety of sports including badminton. There is also a gymnasium. It is quite small and is run by a voluntary committee and a rota system. Tel 01484 844317

Hemplow Bowling Club

Promoting Crown Green bowling in the Marsden area. Tel 01484 349028