Exeter Sport operates two sports centres on the Streatham Campus and St Luke’s. St Luke’s sports centre offers a heated indoor swimming pool, sports hall, gymnasium, and a fitness studio. The Sports Park on the Streatham Campus includes a ‘double’ sports hall with a wood sprung floor, 2 exercise studios, 4 squash courts, a water-based astro-pitch, 2 sand-based astro-pitches, a rubber-crumb astro pitch, and a large modern fitness studio with state-of-the-art equipment, not forgetting Exeter Tennis Centre. Throughout Exeter there are also sports grounds for rugby, soccer, cricket and lacrosse.
The Athletic Union clubs have time set aside in the facilities for training and matches: members of these clubs can play at any level and with any sporting desire! The facilities offer students the chance to play a wide variety of sports within team organisations or on a casual basis, in addition to fitness classes including yoga and pilates. The University also provides students with the opportunity to gain national governing body recognised coaching qualifications throughout the year. Intra-mural activities are also organised in 5-a-side soccer, 11-a-side soccer, hockey, rounders and netball – these are very popular, so enter quick.
Penryn Campus, Cornwall
The Sports Centre at the Penryn Campus provides opportunities for students, staff and the wider community, of all levels and ability, to participate in sport and physical activity. The Centre features a gym, exercise studio, changing rooms, showers and a physiotherapy room. The facilities are open all year around for use for all.
The brand new fitness suite consists of Life Fitness’ most recent cardio equipment, single stations and free weight areas. Inductions, help and advice are available via our friendly and fully qualified team of staff. The exercise studio offers a wide range of classes that caters for everyone. Aerobics, Yoga, Cardio Kick, Ab-Blast and Dance are excellent methods of keeping fit, healthy and relaxed and are available throughout the week.
There are different membership packages available to suit all users, these range from Inclusive Gold Membership to Standard ‘pay as you go’.
Please visit the Falmouth Exeter Plus website for more information.