Department of Sport

Public memberships

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Public membership packages

We offer membership packages to members of the public, including 16 - 17 year olds at David Ross Sports Village and Sutton Bonington sports centre.

From £30.50 monthly and no joining fee:

The University offers a number of membership options for members of the local community who are not affiliated with the University.

We also offer memberships and access to our facilities for 16-17 years olds.

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David Ross Sports Village - fitness suite and pool 

 Public members at the £40 million David Ross Sports Village enjoy access to:

  • state-of-the-art fitness suite
  • free fitness induction and programme reviews
  • extensive range of group exercise classes, including Les Mills' sessions
  • eight-lane 25m swimming pool (dependent on package purchased)
  • discounted rates at our Sports Injury Clinic
  • outside of University term time, access to indoor courts on a pay-per-play basis of £5.00 (available available during University Holidays) Courts can be booked up to 7 days prior to your session.
Public member prices
 Membership TypeAnnual  Monthly
Fitness suite and pool - peak £405 £40.50
Fitness suite and pool - off-peak £355 £35.50
Fitness suite only - peak* £355 £35.50
Fitness suite only - off-peak* £305 £30.50
Pool only - peak £105
(then £2 / swim)

Off-peak times: 6.30am - 3pm (Monday - Sunday). 

Please note, all annual memberships are for 12 months from the date of joining. 

*If you opt for/have a fitness suite only membership then you can add swimming for £2 per session. 

Classic Club (Ages 50+)

If you are 50 years +, the Classic Club is a great way to stay active, fit and healthy whilst meeting new people from the local community.

All classic club members will be able to book swimming sessions between 9am-12pm Monday to Friday, giving you more opportunities to swim throughout the week.

Classic Club members can pre-book swimming sessions up to 7 days in advance either online, at reception or by calling 0115 748 7000.

The Classic Club costs only £20.00 to become a member (which includes your first swim free).

After your first free swim, swimming sessions for Classic Club members are priced at £3 per swim.

Renewing your membership for 2022 will also give you access to:

  • 1 x complimentary drinks voucher at the Clubhouse Café
  • 3 x guest passes to bring friends or family for a swim
  • £5 off your first sports injury clinic appointment

Classic Club membership is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase.

Classic Club members may also attend Aqua Fit sessions at the cost of £4.00 per session; this can be booked in person or via 0115 74 87000. 

Sutton Bonington Sports Centre

Public members at Sutton Bonington Sports Centre enjoy access to:

  • 30-station fitness suite
  • free fitness induction and programme reviews
  • extensive range of group exercise classes, including Les Mills' sessions 
  • squash, badminton, basketball and volleyball courts (indoor)
  • tennis courts (outdoor) 

Public member prices 

Membership TypeAnnual  Monthly
 Sutton Bonington - peak  £279  £27.90

 Sutton Bonington - off-peak

 £209  £20.90

Off-peak times: 7.30am - 3pm (week days), 9am - 10pm (weekends)

Please note, all annual memberships are for 12 months from the date of joining. 

Additional information

Terms and conditions

Please download our Health Commitment Statement.

Membership cancellations may be requested online here.


University of Nottingham Sport

David Ross Sports Village
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 74 87000