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Household Sport

Household Sport

Looking for your sports fix? From week commencing 19th October, we are offering students living in University Accommodation the chance to play badminton, basketball, squash and table tennis within your households.

Equipment provided and no membership required

All equipment will be provided.

Try it out with no commitment of a membership required until Monday 16th November.

Bookings can be made up to 7 days in advance.

This offer is currently only available to those who live within University Accommodation.

You must live with those you are participating with.

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Sports available

SportMaximum numberDays and times
Badminton - 3 courts available 4 Monday to Sunday 11am – 6pm
Basketball - 2 x ½ courts available 6 Monday to Sunday 11am – 6pm
Squash - 3 courts available 2 Monday to Sunday 11am – 6pm
Table Tennis - 1 table available 2 Monday to Sunday 11am – 6pm

How to book

  1. Ring the Sports & Fitness Centre to book a slot – 0191 208 7225.
  2. Confirm names of all those in your booking.
  3. These will be verified by our staff to ensure you live in the same household.
  4. Check the ‘Before & When You Arrive’ info below.

Before you arrive

  1. Bring your student card.
  2. Bring your own equipment if you have it.
  3. Bring your own drink.
  4. Arrive ready to play.
  5. You will need to wear a mask when walking around the centre. This can be removed while playing.

When you arrive

  1. Mask on.
  2. Sanitise hands and sign in.
  3. Show your student card to reception. We will check all names on your booking against those who are present.
  4. Need equipment? Head to the self-service equipment station in reception.
  5. Please sanitise all equipment before use.
  6. Head up to your session.
  7. You must stay on your court and remain socially distanced from other Centre users at all times.
  8. After your session, sanitise and return equipment in reception.