Group Fitness

Group Fitness

Getting fit has never been easier with sportBU! Our Xpress, early morning, lunch and evening classes make it easy to fit in a workout around your lectures or in your lunch break. All  of the 50+ group fitness classes are…

Membership & Prices


In the summer of 2012 sportBU underwent major facility enhancements in our gym, sports hall and studios. As a result of this, and our extended opening times, we can now offer the best possible sporting, health and fitness experience locally.…

Gym Programmes

Gym Programmes

Gym Programmes and Sessions These are new for the 2014/15 academic year and designed for gym users who want to accelerate their results, have a support network and improve their gym technique. Workshops are free to attend and trainer support…



We offer a variety of high quality gym accessories that are available to all students, staff and the wider community.

Social Sport

Social Sport

We put great emphasis on the recreational side of sport. We know many of you like to keep active and enjoy your favourite sport without the need to commit to training sessions or join a club – no commitment, no…

Martial Arts and Dance

Martial Arts & Dance

The martial arts and dance that we offer gives everyone the chance to either learn a brand new skill or improve a current one. With many of our instructors or coaches having competed at the highest level of their discipline…

Varsity Students


Varsity sport is an opportunity for you to excel, develop and access a large comprehensive programme, representing BU in competitive sport. All varsity teams compete in the British Universities and Colleges Sports (BUCS) competition which organises inter-university sport, which includes 165 universities throughout…

Funding & Scholarships


We are passionate about ensuring our athletes can access the right level of support to enable them to combine their sporting ambitions and academic studies. Our scholarships are designed to help atheletes receive quality coaching and support services whilst mentoring…



We’re always looking for passionate people to help us run and deliver the wide variety of sports programmes we offer. If you’re enthusiastic and passionate about sport and want to do more than just play, volunteering is a great opportunity,…



As a sportBU varsity student, we will provide you with access to a range of services that will support your development as an athlete. Fitness testing We can offer you a full health check to complement your time in the…

Intramural Sport


Intramural leagues are set up specifically for BU students to form a team friends and compete against other BU students in a competitive league structure. Our intramural sport programme is provides access to a variety of recreational sports, with an…



Entry to a varsity team is run on a ‘paper and performance’ trial basis. Trials being held by each team at the start of each academic year. If you’re interested in competing for any of our varsity teams please come…

Your life at Bournemouth University

Whether you’re joining us straight from school or resuming study as a mature student we offer a range of opportunities, facilities and resources to support you and help you make the most of your time at BU.

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