Sport & Exercise

Peffermill Outdoor Gym

We have collaborated with US based company PLAE, to deliver a new outdoor fitness solution to Peffermill, the first of its kind in a UK or European Higher Education setting.

Video: Peffermill Outdoor Gym Fly Through
Short fly through of the Peffermill Outdoor Gym

Installed on the 100m sprint track between the two water-based hockey pitches, the Peffermill Outdoor Gym offers multiple functional fitness stations and an array of premium equipment. In a UK and EU University first, the Outdoor Gym features “PLAE Scout Lockers” born out of a partnership with BeaverFit, a world leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of training equipment.

Equipment available

  • Integrated squat stands, pull up bars, rope climb and punch bags
  • Eleiko bars, weights, kettlebells & slam balls
  • Concept2 ski ergs
  • Rogue Echo assault bikes
  • 20m section of PLAE Attack turf track
  • M4 Tank sled and battle ropes.
Video: Peffermill Outdoor Gym in use
Use of the Peffermill Outdoor Gym

The Peffermill Outdoor Gym also features an extensive canopy cover to ensure it can be used in all but the most severe Weather.


  • Booking rates area available on request
  • University of Edinburgh Sports Union Clubs wishing to use the Peffermill Outdoor Gym should contact the Sports Union
  • All other booking enquiries should be directed to
  • Only qualified coaches, with a UKSCA certificate or similar, are allowed to lead exclusive sessions at the Outdoor Gym

  • Sport & Exercise Booking Terms and Conditions