Kingston Lane Uxbridge Middlesex UB8 3PN
Looking for free things to do in Brunel University Sports Centre and the Uxbridge area? Below is a selection of paid and free activities in Brunel University Sports Centre
Brunel University Sport's state-of-the-art facilities are open to students, staff and members of the community. Activity programmes run throughout the year but with seasonal variations. Anyone with disabilities is welcomed with use of lift and ramp access.
Completed in 2005, Brunel's Indoor Athletics Centre (IAC) is the centrepiece of the University's performance sport facilities. The Centre is also a UK Athletics Regional Performance Centre and is the chosen training venue for many of the country's finest athletes. The IAC facilities include:
132m, 6-lane Sprints and Hurdles straight
Two Long Jump/Triple Jump pits
Pole Vault Area
High Jump Area
25 metre Plyometric Surface
Strength and Conditioning area
Medical and rehabilitation facilities
Lecture Room with full media facilities
The 'More Energy' Gym sits at the heart of the Sports Centre. Both the Sports Hall and Netball Hall are available for basketball, volleyball, badminton and netball both with seating for 300 spectators, integrated scoreboard and timing systems with good lighting. Our Sports Hall houses an Indoor Climbing Wall and Pump Room, which is rated in the top 10 in the country by the BMC. Indoor Cricket and Archery nets are also available in the Sports Hall.
The Exercise Studio provides the ideal space for any fitness class and the floor surface with mirrored walls is the ideal environment for all martial arts clubs to train.
Four Squash Courts with viewing gallery, cater for casual, league and match requirements for the University and are available for Public membership or casual use. Squash Leagues are run for staff, students and members.
The Sports Park has two synthetic turf pitches, one with 3rd Generation grass carpet, which can be sub-divided into three pitches for seven-a-side football and also used as a full-sized football pitch. This surface is certified by UEFA. The Multi Use synthetic pitch can also be sub-divided for training purposes and provides a first class full pitch for hockey. Both pitches have floodlighting making these facilities available all year round.
The Athletics track has an international standard 400m 6-lane track with full field event facilities. The dual use centre pitch with a quality surface caters for 1st team football and rugby matches as well as the infield during the athletics season. Six Tennis courts and four Netball courts with a macadam surface provide excellent training facilities for all. Playing Fields cater for Grass pitches, four football pitches and two rugby pitches are of top quality and also provide evening training with portable floodlights. The playing fields also provide for Archery.