Sports facilities

Gym FacilitiesWhatever your sport, you'll be at home at the University of Hertfordshire.

Whether you are a complete beginner or a budding pro, the Sports Village is home to a wide range of activities, classes and state-of-the-art sports training facilities and services.

Also based at the Sports Village on the de Havilland Campus, is the University of Hertfordshire's Athletic Union which offers qualified coaching and inter-university competition through 28 sports clubs.

There is also an Active Students programme offering free sports sessions on and around campus.

Hertfordshire Sports Village 

swimmingBased at the de Havilland Campus, Hertfordshire Sports Village is open to students and the community.

Facilities include:

  • 100 station gym
  • 2 x studios for group exercise classes
  • 25 metre swimming pool
  • 2 x squash courts
  • Sports halls for multi sports
  • Cricket hall for multi sports
  • Indoor climbing wall
  • Artificial pitches for hockey and football
  • Grass pitches for football and rugby
  • Netball and tennis courts
  • Physiotherapy and sports injury clinic.

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Rub Shoulders with the Pro's 

Rugby players at the sports viallgeFancy rubbing shoulders with Olympic athletes in our gym or sitting next to a member of the England Rugby squad in the refectory?

Our Sports village is used as a training base for a wide range of professional sportspeople and teams including Arsenal ladies football team.

Join the Team 

Whether it's sport or just keeping fit that your into, there's something for you at Hertfordshire.  Join one of our many sports teams, work out while watching your favourite TV channels on your personal screen in the gym, or take one of our classes - yoga, dance, tai chi, pilates - it's all here. 

Advice is always on hand from our professionally trained staff, who can help you plan your fitness regime or arrange a fitness check for you. Gym memberships are heavily discounted for students and sports teams or you can use the facilities on a pay and play basis.

Find out more about Hertfordshire Sports Village.