Facilities

Edge Hill Sport’s facilities are situated to the East of the main Ormskirk campus, offering some of the best sporting facilities in the region and are fully accessible to wheelchair users and others with disabilities and contains excellent provision for both indoor and outdoor sports.

Operated by the Edge Hill Sport team the facilities are open to staff, students and the local community and provides a wide and varied activity programme. All users need a membership which can be obtained by completing a membership form at The Sports Centre Reception or completed on-line here. The possibilities for you within the complex are endless… so why not take a look.

The Sports Centre:

  • 8 court Sports Hall with spectator gallery
  • 25m 6-lane Swimming Pool
  • 80-station Fitness Suite with in-built entertainment technology
  • Sauna & Steam room
  • Exercise Studio
  • 6 Outdoor Pitch Changing Rooms
  • Starbucks Coffee shop
  • Roof Terrace
  • Classroom

Sporting Edge building:

  • 4 court Sports Hall
  • 4 court Gymnasium with sprung floor
  • 12 Changing Rooms
  • Sports Therapy Clinic
  • Classrooms

Other sports facilities:

  • 3 Floodlit 3G 6-a-side courts
  • 1 Floodlit Astroturf Hockey Pitch
  • 1 Floodlit 3G Astroturf Football / Rugby Pitch
  • Competition standard Floodlit 8-lane synthetic Athletics Track with an 2 x 10-lane straights
  • 6 grass pitches for Football and Rugby
  • 4-court Gymnasium with sprung floor
  • Dance Studio with sprung floor
  • 2.5km Fitness Trail with exercise stations

Additional Information about our Outdoor Facilities

3G football courts

3 x floodlit courts each 40m x 20m with fixed recessed goals and 3G long-pile carpet, suitable not only for small-sided football but is also an accredited surface for rugby training

Hockey Pitch

Full-sized floodlit pitch with short-pile carpet of National match-play standard. Also marked with 3 small-sided football pitches across width of pitch

 3G Football / Rugby Pitch

FIFA 1* full-sized floodlit football pitch with 3G long-pile carpet. Suitable for high level football matches with team dugouts, it is also marked with 3 small-sided football pitches across width of pitch. The surface is also a World Rugby accredited surface with Rugby Union markings and removable Rugby posts suitable for rugby training and matches

Athletics Track

8-lane floodlit competition standard track with 2 x 10-lane straights and full field events, with grass banking and rooftop terrace for spectators provision

Fitness Conditioning Trail

Purpose-built conditioning trail around the perimeter of the outdoor facilities incorporating changes in gradients and fitness stations along the route. Home of the Ormskirk parkrun

Grass Pitches

5 new high quality grass pitches ( 1 infield ) for Football and Rugby plus one existing Football pitch

Tennis / Netball courts

4 x floodlit Tennis and Netball courts with tarmac surface.