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Sport and Wellbeing
Take the plunge in our 25m pool, open at various times throughout the week for swimmers of all abilities.
We offer a wide range of outstanding facilities catering for 50 University of Southampton sports clubs.

Welcome to Sport and Wellbeing within the University of Southampton. Our programme of activities, along with our outstanding facilities, enables you to make lifestyle choices to enhance your wellbeing through offering a comprehensive range of courses and classes to suit your specific needs, including watersports, swimming and fitness.

We also work closely with the Students’ Union (SUSU) to support club activities and to ensure the success of inter-university competitions. For more details about the Students’ Union visit


2 November 2015

Bouldering wall reset November 2015

The bouldering wall will be closed during the period 6, 7 and 8 Nov...

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14 October 2015

Pool closed for essential maintenance

The pool will be closed from 12:30pm on Saturday 12 December to 23...

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14 October 2015

Saturday Aerobics and Ultimate Body Condit...

The Saturday Aerobics and Ultimate Conditioning classes are to retu...

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Watersports courses

The University of Southampton Watersports Centre offers a wide range of Royal Yachting Association (RYA) and British Canoe Union (BCU) approved Watersports courses.

Book online

Sport and Wellbeing Members can book classes and courts online.

Rifle shooting

Why not book and try Rifle Shooting at the Watersports Centre? We run hour long sessions on Wednesdays between 17:00 and 18:00.

Swimming for everyone

Our 25 metre swimming pool has six lanes and spans depths of one to two metres. Used for lessons, parties, clubs and general swimming there is something here for everyone to enjoy- whatever your skill level.

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