Sport Centre Membership

Affordable & flexible membership

Sport Centre

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Join now to get yourself active and feeling good in our recently refurbished gym with dedicated strength and conditioning suite.

When you become a member at the York Sport Centre, you get access to the gym and discounted rates when booking any of the sports and racquet facilities at the Sport Centre as well as the 3G pitches at the Sport Village.

York Sport Centre is located on the University of York’s west campus next to James College. Parking charges apply Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm, and parking is free after 6pm weekdays and on weekends. If you’re using public transport, the University Library bus stop (number 66 and 67 bus) is a 10 minute walk away, and the Fulford Golf Club bus stop for the number 200 bus is a 5 minute walk away on Heslington Lane.


Membership to York Sport Centre includes access to our gym – refurbished in September 2021. All members must attend their health and safety induction, at which you will be given your membership wristband that allows you access to the facilities.


Our fully air conditioned Fitness Suite is spread over two floors and includes cardiovascular and resistance equipment. The gym boasts one of the largest and best equipped strength and conditioning facilities in the UK. It’s perfect for performance athletes or team squads, with strength and conditioning coaches and personal trainers available for hire. Our Strength and Conditioning Suite is fantastic for performance athletes looking to fine tune their conditioning.  It is also perfect for people look to start weight training, with our friendly instructors on hand to guide you.


Athletics Track

York Sport Centre is home to our Athletic Stadium including 400 metre track. Members can also benefit from free off-peak access to our Athletic Stadium from 9am to 4.30pm on weekdays and all day Saturday and Sunday.

Facilities available to hire at the Sport Centre include:

  • Squash courts
  • York Sport Arena, suitable for a range of sports including badminton, basketball, netball, football and many more.
  • Sports hall for badminton, basketball, 5-a-side football and volleyball
  • Floodlit artificial hockey and football pitch
  • Floodlit outdoor, and indoor tennis and netball courts
  • 39 acres of grass playing fields which are currently used for rugby, football, cricket, lacrosse and hockey

Join today!

It’s time to start your fitness journey and joining is easy! You can sign up in person at York Sport Centre Reception, by phone on: 01904 323855 or by completing our online sign up form!

Membership Monthly Payment Annual Payment Annual Saving*
General £32 £320 2 months free!
Student** £26 £260 2 months free!
Concession £29 £290 2 months free!

*Applies only with one off annual payment

**Students can join for a 3 month period for £88, and this can be paid by card at York Sport Centre reception.

If you are joining on a student, concession or corporate membership please bring relevant ID with you to your induction.

All new memberships are subject to a £10 wristband fee (non-refundable).

Do you have questions about our membership packages? Visit our membership FAQs page.