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.

Take a tour of the Pleasance

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

Classes, workshops and courses

Exercise 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.

Indoor sports facilities

From basketball to badminton, we have activity areas for a variety of individual and team sports.

How to find us

Maps and directions to the Pleasance sports centre and gym.

Contact us

Any queries about memberships, exercise classes, workshops, personal training or facilities and services at the Pleasance sports centre, including the climbing wall and swimming pool, should be directed to our Pleasance-based staff.