Sports Facilities

Sports Facilities

By agreement with Manchester university, all students have access to the world-class sports facilities of Manchester University. These include:

Sugden Sports Centre Facilities:

  • Fully equipped fitness suite
  • Free weights area
  • Drop in fitness classes
  • Two double-sized sports halls
  • Squash courts
  • Badminton courts
  • Table Tennis
  • 3G outdoor 5-a-side pitch
  • Multi activity room

Address: 114 Grosvenor Street, Manchester,M1 7HL

Armitage Site Facilities:

  • Fully equipped fitness suite
  • Free weights area
  • Double sports hall
  • Floodlit artificial turf pitches
  • Outdoor grass pitches
  • 3G 5-a-side pitches
  • Squash courts
  • Showering and changing
  • Free car parking
  • Conferences and meetings

Address: Moseley Road, Fallowfield. M14 6HE
Opening times: Mon-Fri 7:00am-10.30pm
Sat-Sun 9:00am-5:30pm

Manchester Aquatics Centre

The Manchester Aquatics Centre is one of the biggest and best swimming facilities in the country and was originally built for the 2002 Manchester Commonwealth Games.

You can choose from a variety of membership options with special discounted rates for students and staff. If you don’t intend using the facility regularly then you can always pay-as-you-go.

The centre also hosts a number of international swimming events and galas and is the training facility for the British Paralympics Swimming Squad, so you may also get the opportunity to see some world-class swimmers in action.

Manchester Aquatics Centre Facilities:

  • 2x indoor 50-metre swimming pools
  • Diving pool with varying depths
  • Fun pool with slides
  • Sauna and Steam room
  • Fitness Suite
  • Café