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Northumbria Sport is primarily based out of Sport Central, a £30 million state of the art sports facility, that offers students, staff and the general public access to facilities and services that are of the highest quality.

Click on the links below to find out more about the facilities we offer or to book on to group exercise classes or hire individual facilities, such as basketball courts. 

General Opening Hours

Sport Central: 

Weekdays & Weekends: 07:00 - 22:00 

Coach Lane Sports Grounds

Weekdays: 08:00 - 22:00

Weekends: 08:00 - 17:00

Bank Holiday and institutional closures

For the 2023/24 Academic year, Sport Central and Coach Lane Sports Ground will be closed on the following days:

Thursday 4 July from 14:30 (Sport Central ONLY) - closed for the General Election

Sunday 7 July (Sport Central ONLY) - closed for essential electrical maintenance 

Monday 26 August 2024


Book a Tour

To book a tour, please telephone Sport Central Reception on 0191 227 4700 or email Or view our Virtual Tour


Northumbria University has worked with AccessAble to make it easier to get around. AccessAble visited in-person to the Campus to create a Detailed Access Guide. Click the here to read the AccessAble Guide.