Sport & Exercise
Join Online

All memberships are now only available to purchase online. Memberships are available to all University of Edinburgh students and staff as well as existing members. 

Book Online

All members are now required to pre-book all sessions online, this includes gym, swim, climbing and classes. This can be done 3 days in advance 

Hall of Fame Inductees 2020

Three leading figures from hockey, netball and squash have been inducted into the University’s Sports Hall of Fame.

Sign to FASIC sports clinic

Find out what activities are currently available and the new guidelines for visiting our facilities. 

Lady in Eleiko Gym lifting weights

New gym memberships are available to all University of Edinburgh students and staff as well as existing members. 

Important information on non-student gym membership extensions and student gym membership or course refunds for 2019/20. 

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View our online resources to help keep you active and boost your mood. 

Spin bikes at the Pleasance gym

Find out about our state-of-the-art gym spaces, our jam-packed weekly class timetable and amazing indoor sports facilities.


FASIC is our Sport & Exercise Medicine Clinic and offers Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Sports Medicine and Sports Massage appointments.

Performance sport

We have two climbing facilities at the Pleasance the Tower climbing wall and the Rock bouldering area.

Peffermill playing fields

The University of Edinburgh's Peffermill playing fields boasts some of the finest sports pitches in Scotland.

Sports clubs

Members can use the University's 25-metre six-lane swimming pool during allocated times. 

Firbush is open to the students and staff of the University of Edinburgh and the wider community.

Gym memberships are available to staff and students of the University of Edinburgh as well as the tenants of Roslin Innovation Centre.

The University of Edinburgh is among the country’s leading sporting universities.