Sport and Recreation Centre

Sport and Recreation Centre

At Coventry Sport and Recreation Centre we have a substantial number of group exercise classes as part of our Active Life program. 

With a range of both instructor-led and virtual classes, we offer cardio and toning classes such as Active Pump, HIIT, Cycle, TRX, to dance fitness and flexibility programs such as Zumba and Yoga. We present something for everyone, for all levels and abilities. 

Our team support members in taking part in physical activity and regular exercise and host a range of competitions and tournaments suitable for all levels of fitness.

Situated in a central location within Coventry University's campus, the Sport and Recreation Centre offers a wide range of activities for all sporting tastes. Visit us on Whitefriars Street, Coventry, CV1 2DS.

Due to the recent UK Government advice on March 20th 2020, the Sports Centre will remain closed until further notice.

Opening Times

Term Time

Monday to Friday 7.00-22.00

Saturday & Sunday 10.00-18.00

Out of Term Time (Christmas Holidays, Easter, Summer Holidays etc)

Monday to Friday 7.00-19.00

Saturday 10.00-18.00

Sunday - Closed

The centre closes for Bank Holiday Mondays & selected days over Christmas & Easter. Please check with the team at the centre for more information.

Fitness Classes

Our studio is the perfect place to hold our Active Life program, with modern surroundings and mirrored walls.

Timetable:  January 12 - March 29 2020
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Morning Classes
  Vibe  Cycle
TRX Training
Keiser Cycle 7.30-8.15 TRX Training 7.30-8.00 Yoga 10.30-11.30
Lunchtime Classes          
Combat Fitness 13.30-14.15 Circuits 12.15-13.00

STRONG by Zumba 12.15-13.00 Boxing Fitness 12.00-12.45  
Zumba 13.30-14.15

Yoga 13.15-14.15    
Evening Classes
Boxing Fitness 17.15-18.00 Legs, Bums & Tums
TRX & Core 17.15-17.45 Yoga 17.15-18.15  
Zumba 18.30-19.15 Keiser Cycle 18.15-19.00 POUND 18.15-19.00 Yoga 18.00-19.00    

Fitness Suite

The Fitness Suite contains a variety of equipment, including a number of cardiovascular and resistance machines. With free induction to every member of the suite and added support of a qualified fitness instructor, you can guarantee each visit will be a safe and enjoyable one.

The suite is accessible to all, even if you have never visited a gym before there is no need to worry as our qualified fitness team will be on hand to provide you with a personal training programme.

For more information and to book your induction, contact us:

Telephone: 024 7765 5993





The Sports Hall

Our purpose built sports hall, with all the usual markings and fixture, is the perfect place to get active. If you want to come along and play sport with your friends our halls are available to book 7 days a week, free of charge to our members.

Sports include:

  • 5-a side-football
  • Netball
  • Basketball
  • Badminton
  • Table tennis
  • Short tennis

We have all the equipment you might need available to hire. Sports halls can be booked up to 6 days in advance by calling or visiting the Sport and Recreation centre. 

Active Outdoors

Our outdoor facility based in Westwood Heath is an ideal place to enjoy a game of football, hockey, cricket, netball or rugby on our the astro turf and pitches.

Only 5 miles away from the City Centre, it’s easy to get involved. Our range of activities suit everyone, so why not participate in recreational sport for enjoyment or, if you are more serious about your chosen sport, then we can help to improve your performance.

The Place

At Westwood Heath, we also have The Place which is available to hire for meetings, conferences, corporate events or that special occasion!

For more information about our outdoor facility please contact us:

Telephone: 024 7646 5642 / 07974 984749



Coventry University ranked 15 in the UK
Coventry University awarded TEF GOLD Teaching Excellence Framework
University of the year for student experience
QS Five Star Rating 2019
Coventry City of Culture 2021