belgian coast: Middelkerke: activities: sports



Remaining sportactivities





Westgolf, The only golfclub on the west coast.
This public golf school is equipped with an illuminated driving range, a putting , a chipping green and spacious training installations where the players can learn or improve their techniques. The 6-holes Golf court is appealing because of the strategically placed bunkers and water obstacles. There is a restaurant and a golf shop. It is possible to learn golfing on a stage or with individual courses. 


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Middelkerke has a new amenity. It is the first town to get this new electrical sound and environmentally friendly kart circuit. The karts manufactured in Italy can reach speeds up to 130 km/p.hour. However they are limited for safety reasons. By means of remote control the staff can interfere at any moment during the ride. €14 for 12 minutes.


Westendelaan 98, behind the sportparc Krokodiel 059/31 30 72 or 059/31 42 98


you tube: kartingbaan Middelkerke: click here






Battlefield Live


In the same park it is possible to play soldier without even getting injured in a game of Battlefield live. It is an outdoor game in which two teams compete against each other.
Battlefield live is a fighting game, no paintball nor laser shooting, but a game with infrared rays. It is a kind of realistic videogame, very strategic and completely safe.
From 8 years, €25/2 hours.

Westendelaan 98, behind the sportparc Krokodiel 059/31 30 72 of 059/31 42 98


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Horse riding


Middelkerke has a riding school, but horseriding on the beach or accross the bridle paths in the dunes beat it all.


Click here for the website of the riding school












Petanque is a popular pastime for young and old. It is ideal for getting  to know new friends and to bask yourself in a relaxing atmosphere. It reminds you of being in the Provence!


Leopoldlaan 151

50 Bowling alleys, 6 indoor 






Duinenweg 435 Middelkerke

T 059/30.18.16

5 indoor courts and 3 outdoor courts







tel 059/31 16 73
6 courts outdoor


Here every year in July and August there is an international tennis tournament (see sports events)


Panoramic pictures: photographer Mario De Clerq uit Middelkerke




Climbing wall


"Bleau Beach Westende" is an open air climbing hall situated on the beach of Westende. The climbing boulders are on the sportsbeach next to the surfclub. There are several climbing tracks of all levels. Starting from recreational climbers to competitive climbers. Also they welcome schools, sportsclubs and families and friends.   
Opening hours: every day from 13.00 hrs till 22.00 hrs.
Sundays, Bankholidays: till 18.00 hrs.
Also open for groups in the mornings provided they have booked in advance.
Note: closed on Thursdays in May, June and September
On Monday, Tuesday, and Friday closed until 16.00 hrs.
Groups can always book in advance.





Click here for their website