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Sports and Recreation                                                                        

Sport Aston Swimming Pool Wide View
Sport Aston Swimming Pool Wide View

There are excellent sports and recreation facilities at Aston University, with a large sports centre, (Woodcock) on campus. We have a 120 station gymnasium, dance studios, squash courts, outdoor grass and all weather sports pitches. There are a variety of sport and fitness activities on offer.

A multi-million pound refurbishment of The Doug Ellis Woodcock Sports Centre on campus completed in 2011. The refurbishment transformed the historic centre into a modern, vibrant sports facility that retains and celebrates its unique original features such as our beautiful Grade II listed swimming pool. Phase 2 (a new sports hall and squash courts on the Woodcock site) opened in 2013 to replace the existing 1970s Gem Sports Hall on campus.

Off campus Aston University owns a 45 acre Recreation Centre with pitches, pavillion floodlighting and parking.

 For up to date news about our sports facilities, please visit www.aston.ac.uk/prospective-students/sport

 

 

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