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Get involved in sport and exercise at Newcastle. Get moving, feel great, reach your goals, be your best.

Coronavirus / COVID-19

The sports facilities will be closed until further notice.

The developing situation in relation to COVID-19 means we continue to find ourselves in unprecedented times.

The wellbeing of our staff and student members is of the utmost importance to us. On the advice of Executive Board, we have taken the decision to close all sports and fitness facilities owned and operated by Newcastle University.

We will continue to monitor the situation and keep members as up to date as possible with future operations of the sports facilities.

Fitness and fun for everyone

Sport and exercise are for all of us. No matter who you are, you can always turn to sport:

  • for fitness
  • for developing new skills
  • above all, for having fun

Our vision at Newcastle Sport is for everyone, students and staff, to find their passion in sport. Whether you’re drawn to group exercise classes, friendly team games or high-level competition, we have a place for you.

There’s a huge range of ways for you to get involved:

  • 65 sports clubs
  • 45 cardio and strength classes every week
  • leagues, tournaments and competitions

We offer the chance to compete up to British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS), national and international level.

Get ready to find your inspiration. Explore our sports offering, grab your kit and get stuck in.

Leading UK university for sports

As the home of Newcastle United Football Club, we are a renowned sporting city. We’re also one of the top-performing universities for sports in the UK. We're always in the BUCS top ten out of a total of more than 150.

More about sport at Newcastle

Indoor sport

Outdoor sport