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PUBLIC membership

Explore what we have to offer at your local gym facility - cheap, friendly and great value

Although we are a University of Portsmouth facility, we’re open to the public too. Some of our longest-serving members are from the local community. Why not come in take a look around and join in the fun. 

Our facilities are about to get even better, with our new Ravelin Sports Centre due to open later this year. There is no better time to join us.

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Gym membership to fit your needs

Pay monthly for your membership until Ravelin Sports Centre opens later this year and benefit from the ultimate flexibility. With no contract you can join for a month and then take a couple of days off if you wish, then rejoin when you want. Access the gym, fitness classes as well as squash and badminton.

Only £20 a month

Sign up for our one-month public health and fitness membership. No fixed-term contracts for the ultimate flexibility. No joining fee.

Why you should join us

Lively buzz in term time, quiet and peaceful in vacation.

From Cycling to Zumba and Yoga to Kettlebells, there's so much to choose from.

  • We open at 7am during the week, we close at 10pm so if you're a late exerciser, we're there for you too.
  • We're open from 8.30am until 6pm at the weekends, so we've got you covered 7 days a week.
  • Out of term time our hours and programmes change slightly.

  • UOP Sport – Our all in one bookings and information app. Book classes in 3 simple steps, 3 days in advance.

Frequently asked questions

Of course! The only requirement is that you must be 16 or over to use the gym and attend classes.

We don't offer free trial sessions, however you are able to purchase a single gym session pass for £3.

If you consider yourself to be a competent gym user you will not be required to book an induction. However, if you are not a confident gym user you can book a free 1-to-1 gym induction with one of our fitness instructors.

No joining fee, just quick access.

You cannot freeze a 12 month (annual) or 6 month membership, this runs from the day you sign up until 6/12 months later. You can however freeze your direct debit for a maximum of 3 months. In order to do this, we must receive written notice (to of your desire to freeze, and dates to be frozen between – but this must be with a minimum of one month's notice.

If you have a direct debit membership you will need to email with your 1 month cancellation notice.

Once you have activated your membership, download our app UOP Sport, use your email and password to log in then you can book classes as you please! If you need help with your password please speak to any member of staff.

Memberships to University sports clubs are only open to University of Portsmouth students.

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