Accredited at Registered Level until January 2019
The Academy provides accessible facilities and has ‘Registered’ status in the Inclusive Fitness Initiative (IFI) programme. We continuously work with the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS) to ensure disabled people can enjoy the benefits of physical activity. Our Pulse Fitness equipment encompasses inclusive features such as swing-away seats and multi-position handgrips for wheelchair users and large raised iconography on weight stacks for visually impaired users.
Our Fitness Suite is fully equipped with 40 cardio and resistance stations supplied by four of the world’s leading fitness manufacturers: Pulse Fitness, Techno Gym, Concept and Life Fitness. It is also equipped with SMART Centre Technology, so you can monitor your personal performance and keep up with your fitness goals.
For further information on accessibility at the Academy of Sport, please visit the DisabledGo access guide.
Our Sports Hall is suitable for a range of activities including five-a-side football, tennis, badminton and basketball. It is the Sport England recommended size of 33m x 18m and is equipped with three ring areas for Taekwondo. It hosted the French Olympic Judo and Wrestling teams while they trained in the final weeks leading up to the London 2012 Olympic Games.
Monday to Friday: 7am to 10pm
Saturday to Sunday: 10am to 8pm