We welcome everyone in the local community to our outstanding Ravelin Sports Centre
Ravelin Sports Centre is a University of Portsmouth facility, however, we’re open to the public too. Anyone over the age of 16 can sign up. Some of our longest-serving members are from the local community.
Now that we have the all-new Ravelin Sports Centre, we have the capacity to open up to even more members of the community and provide a hub for exercise and sport. We offer great value memberships that will provide you with a range of activity options, chosen by you, so you can keep your workouts varied. Why not come in, take a look around and join in the fun.
Ravelin Sports Centre prices
Our memberships were created with flexibility in mind, which is why we offer 3 options, so you can select the activities that you think you will enjoy and benefit from most. Annual memberships are available at 12 months for the price of 10 and can be purchased in person at reception.
All activities included:
- Swim (incl. Steam and Sauna)
- Fitness classes (excl. aqua classes)
- Discount on courses and bookings
- BUCS Universal - access over 100 gyms nationwide
- Designated under 16 swimmer included
- 10% Discount on Swim Academy lessons
No joining fees, no long-term contract, simply great value.
Build your membership with the activities you want or opt for all activities with our great value Ultimate membership.
Why you should join us
Deciding on which gym is best for you may seem difficult, you may be torn between a few different ones or undecided completely. When you sign up for a Ravelin Sports Centre you will be provided with so much more than a gym membership. We can make your decision an incredibly easy one. Find out what sets us apart from other facilities below.
Unlimited gym use
Over 100 classes per week
Swimming pool access
Reach new heights
Master the basics of squash
Enjoy some fresh air
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 £8 from 1 October.
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 can freeze your direct debit for a maximum of 3 months. In order to do this, we must receive written notice (to email@example.com) of your desire to freeze, and dates to be frozen between – but this must be with a minimum of one month's notice. However, you cannot freeze a 12 month (annual) or 6 month membership, this runs from the day you sign up until 6/12 months later.
If you have a direct debit membership you will need to email firstname.lastname@example.org 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.