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Southampton Outdoor Sports Centre

Southampton Sport, working in partnership with Active Nation, are delighted to be able to offer its members (University of Southampton Students and Staff Peak Performer, Frequent Fitness and Workout Central Members only) access to an 8 lane athletics track and an artificial ski slope.


Accessing the Facilities

If you wish to use the facilities, You first need to fill out our 'consent to share' form so that we can confirm to Active Nation that you are a member (NB this will take 72 hours) and then just turn up - no need to book! 

Member Access Times on the track are:

Monday 9am – 9pm
Tuesday 9am – 9pm
Thursday 9am – 9pm
Saturday 9am – 12noon
Sunday 9am – 12 noon


If students wish to access the track between 9am – 12 noon they need to contact the venue to pre book and we’ll send them the access code to open the gate (we have no team member on site between 9am – 12noon during the week).
If student wish to access the track after 12 noon then we have a team member in Block 1 at the bottom of the slope to check them in against the University list that is provided.


The Outdoor Sports Centre, Thornhill Road, Bassett, Southampton, SO16 7AY

Sport and Wellbeing working in Partnership with Active Nation
Southampton Sport working in Partnership with Active Nation

Opening Hours

  Access Available at the Athletics Track Alpine Snow Centre   
Monday 09:00-21:00 10:00-21:00
Tuesday 09:00-21:00 10:00-21:00
Wednesday      10:00-21:00
Thursday 09:00-21:00 10:00-21:00
Friday   10:00-21:00
Saturday 09:00-12:00 09:00-18:00
Sunday 09:00-12:00 10:00-18:00
Bank Holiday   10:00-18:00

Please note that these facilities are managed by Active Nation and the opening times are subject to change - the above table should be used as a guide only. To check the most up to date opening times, please visit the Active Nation website:

Athletics Track Opening Times

Alpine Snow Centre Opening Times


Athletics Track
Athletics Track
Ski Slope
Ski Slope
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