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Land Sports

Land Sports

Parish web sites also provide more information on clubs and societies available in the area. (See About the Area).

Particularly helpful sites are:




The Manhood Peninsula is a fabulous area for walkers. With its flat and open landscape, wide open skies and stunning views across fields towards the harbour, sea or simply dykes and canal, the area offers bountiful walks for all ages and mobility. Guided walks are regularly organised by both Chichester Harbour Conservancy and Pagham Harbour. www.westsussex.gov.uk - for more information... Continue Reading »



The Manhood’s flat landscape offers excellent cycling and in recent years two dedicated cycle paths have been opened linking Chichester with West Wittering and Selsey. The Manhood Cycle Network also hopes to extend the network of cycle paths in the area. Follow this link for more information on the 19 km cycle path that runs adjacent to the harbour... Continue Reading »

Horse Riding

The Manhood Peninsula is home to many horses and although the area has far fewer bridal paths than its neighbour the South Downs, riding a horse on West Wittering and East Wittering beaches when the tide is out is an experience no rider would wish to miss. For more information on beach riding contact:  Cakeham Stables. West Wittering 01243 672194 For... Continue Reading »


The Manhood Peninsula boasts two popular golf courses (9 and 18 hole) open to both members and non-members. www.chichestergolf.com www.selseygolfclub.co.ukContinue Reading »


Cricket is a popular summer sport in the area with several thriving local clubs. www.selseycc.org.uk www.westwitteringcricketclub.co.uk www.stirlands.play-cricket.comContinue Reading »

Tennis and Bowls

Both these sports can be played in the area at both public and private clubs. Wittering and District Bowls Club. 01243 672734 Birdham Carpet Bowls. Birdham Village Hall. 01243 673477 Crablands Bowling & Tennis Club. 01243 603499 www.selseycountryclub.co.uk www.selseygolfclub.co.uk www.harbourway.comContinue Reading »