Sports and fitness

There are many opportunities for sport and fitness activities on and around the University of Greenwich. Below we list the most popular clubs and activities.

Avery Hill area

At Avery Hill students can join the Dome Gym and sports hall.  The gym offers a range of resistance machines, a smith machine and a full range of dumbbells, while the sports hall provides facilities for badminton, five a side football, basketball, netball, cricket and volleyball.

More about the Dome Gym.

The David Fussey Building

This includes a sports hall, offering courts and equipment for a range of indoor sports, including five-a-side football, basketball, badminton, netball and volleyball. Outdoor facilities include football pitches and netball and tennis courts. Local cricket, basketball and netball teams also use the facilities throughout the year.

Eltham Health and Fitness Centre

Local to the Avery Hill Campus. Gym and fitness centre with a variety of fitness classes available..

Download the full programme, GGL website.

Eltham Pools

Swimming pools near to the Avery Hill Campus run by the local authority. Swimming school short courses available. Eltham Hill, Eltham.

Sutcliffe Park Athletics Track

This all-weather pavilion incorporates a studio, indoor changing facilities and shower area. Coaching is available for all abilities.

More information on the track.

Student Sports teams

The University of Greenwich has a fantastic record of achievement in sport on both a competitive and non-competitive level. Our Sports Teams are ran by the Students' Union and are open to all new members, whether you are trying a sport for the first time or you are an experienced player. More about our sports teams.

Greenwich area

Arches Leisure Centre

Local leisure centre in Greenwich. Facilities include gym, fitness classes, sauna and pool.

Take a look at what is on offer.

Curlew Rowing Club

This is a well-established rowing club linked to the university's boat club. Its new boathouse is adjacent to the campus.

Find out more about the Curlew Rowing Club.

Greenwich Cyclists

Greenwich Cyclists is a local group that exists to encourage people to cycle. It organises bike rides and events for everyone based in Greenwich, south-east London.

More on Greenwich cyclists.

Student Sports teams

The University of Greenwich has a fantastic record of achievement in sport on both a competitive and non-competitive level. Our Sports Teams are ran by the Students' Union and are open to all new members, whether you are trying a sport for the first time or you are an experienced player. More about our sports teams.

Medway area

Medway Gym

Students can join Medway's gym and sports hall. The gym offers a variety of cardio-vascular and resistance equipment, while the sports hall provides facilities for football, volleyball, badminton, netball and table tennis.

More about the Medway Gym.

MFA Bowling Centre

Check out this sixteen-lane tenpin bowling centre at Pentagon Centre, Chatham.

Fancy a go at bowling?

Medway Park (formerly the Black Lion Leisure Centre)

International standard mult-sport facility close to the campus. Facilities include indoor pools, sports halls, a gym and a health and fitness suite.

More about Medway Park.

Silver Blades Ice Bowl

This ice skating rink in Gillingham is open seven days a week. There's also a sports bar called Bar Blu, where you can watch sporting action on plasma screens.

Get skating.

The Strand Leisure Park

Another leisure facility you can try in Gillingham is Strand Lesiure Park. It has a swimming pool, crazy golf, 3-par golf course and tennis courts.

More about the Strand leisure centre.

Student Sports teams

The University of Greenwich has a fantastic record of achievement in sport on both a competitive and non-competitive level. Our Sports Teams are ran by the GK Unions and are open to all new members, whether you are trying a sport for the first time or you are an experienced player. More about sports teams at Medway..