Sport & Exercise

News and events

The latest news and events from Sport & Exercise:

Temporary access to the Pleasance Gym for KB Fitness members

cardio gym
Following the temporary closure of the Gym at King’s Buildings House due to the recent fire, KB Fitness members are invited to use University of Edinburgh Sport & Exercise’s gym and fitness facilities at the Pleasance for free during off-peak hours from Thursday 19 April to Monday 30 April 2018.

Female Change 1 Upgrade Starts in May

Changing room refurb
Our Female Change 1 space at the Pleasance Sports Complex & Gym will be closing for an upgrade on 1st May.

New bike parking coming to the Pleasance

From 26 March 2018 new bike parking will be installed at the Pleasance Sports Complex & Gym.

Sport & Exercise does Sport Relief

Sport & Exercise does Sport Relief
From 17 - 23 March we are encouraging our staff and members to take part in the Sport Relief Billion Steps Challenge.

A successful EISM for University Swimmers

The University Principal with UoE Swimmers
This weekend saw the return of the Edinburgh International Swim Meet at the Royal Commonwealth Pool which this year incorporated the British Swimming Championships.

Opening hours from Monday 5 March

Closure Update Image
Opening hours from Monday 5 March.

Students Run Away with Cross Country Victory

Last weekend students Mhairi MacLennan and Steph Pennycook dominated the Lindsays National Cross Country Championships in Falkirk’s Callendar Park.

Swimmers Make Mark at BUCS

This weekend saw a highlight of the University swimming calendar with the BUCS Longcourse Championship. Edinburgh recorded some of their best performances with the Women swimming to triumph against Loughborough University for the first time ever.