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Sports + Recreation

Whether it’s the close connection to nature, the amazing restaurant scene, or the profound sense of community, Kingstonians are among the happiest people in the country.

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Kingston has over 200 active sports leagues that cater to athletes of different skills and abilities. Organizations like the Kingston Sports and Social Club and Kingston Ultimate organize co-ed adult sports leagues and social events for members. If you’re looking for a more outdoorsy experience, Kingston is surrounded by scenic hiking trails and pristine waterways, many of which are accessible year-round. 

  • Kingston Lawn Bowling Club


  • Kingston Sports & Social Club

  • Kingston Clippers

  • Pegasus Volleyball

  • Kingston United Soccer Club

  • Collins Bay Yacht Club

  • Kingston Yacht Club

  • Kingston Tennis Club

  • Kingston Striders Speed Skating Club

  • Kingston Fencing Club


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