Sport & Exercise

Pleasance Sport Complex & Gym

The University of Edinburgh's Pleasance sports complex and gym boasts some of the finest sports and fitness facilities in the country.

As well as one of the country’s leading gym facilities the Pleasance also houses two multi-purpose sports halls, catering for a diverse range of indoor sports - everything from badminton to ultimate frisbee. There are also a number of sports-specific areas including dance studios, squash courts, boxing and martial arts areas, archery and rifle ranges and climbing/bouldering walls. So, whether your interest is an occasional visit to the gym or competing at national level, we’re sure to have something to suit your needs.

Opening times

The Pleasance Sport Complex & Gym is open seven days a week.

How to find us

Maps and directions to the Pleasance sports centre and gym.

Take a tour of the Pleasance

Pleasance Gym
The Pleasance Sport Complex and Gym offers world-class facilties for University of Edinburgh students, staff, graduates and the wider community. 

Classes, workshops and courses

Sport & Exercise offers a diverse range of group exercise options designed to fit into busy lives - we’re sure to have something to suit your needs and ability.

Our gym offering

cardio gym
Whether you're interested in cardiovascular exercise, circuits, fixed or free weights, we can meet your fitness needs.

Personal training

Personal Training
Whether it’s on a 1-2-1 or in a small group personal training is a great way to achieve your goals.

Indoor individual sport facilities

From badminton to table tennis, we have activity areas for a whole range of indoor individual sports.

Indoor team sports facilities

From basketball to volleyball, we have activity areas suitable for a whole range of indoor team sports.