Sports Halls (Sports include Futsal (5-a-side), Badminton, Basketball and Volleyball)
Members may book at the Reception Desk, or call reception on 01-8961812, up to one week in advance or block bookings are taken at the start of each term/period. All of the sports facilities are available for hire to external, non-member groups. These bookings are arranged through the Sports Centre Office by contacting Helen Murray or 01-8961803. Special Events and Tournaments are also catered for.
Squash & Tennis Courts Members may reserve courts up to one week in advance by booking at the Reception Desk or calling 01-8961812. There is a charge for each court payable at the time of booking. Tokens for the floodlights are sold at the Sports Centre Reception Desk. External groups and non members must book through the Dept of Sport Office by contacting Helen Murray or 01-8961803.
Climbing Wall – Climbers must have a climbing license in order to climb on the wall. This can be obtained by signing up to a competency test or participating in a climbing course. Bookings for the wall are taken at the Sports Centre reception desk. Sections of the Wall are available to hire by groups with instructors and equipment provided. External groups and non members must book through the Dept of Sport Office by contacting Helen Murray. To make a booking for the Family Climb on Saturdays, please contact reception on 01-8961812, were we can take payment to reserve your spot.
Fitness Studio – Bookings for all classes can be made at the Sports Centre reception desk and payment is required in order to guarantee your place. The fitness studio is also available to hire to internal and external groups for limited periods as this area is used mostly to teach our regular fitness classes. For further information please contact reception on 01-8961812.
Casual Term Bookings -There are slots made available in the Main Hall and Futsal Court each term for booking 5-A-Side Football or basketball. Departments in College and groups of students and staff are welcome to book these areas. Bookings are taken on the first day of each term on a first come first serve basis. To guarantee your preferred time be sure to arrive in as early as possible on the first morning of term. You will be required to fill in an application form and with full payment your preferred time will be confirmed. If you miss the deadline please contact Helen Murray. The booking stands for one term at a time, approximately 12 weeks. There is a fee per booking per term, check the Sports Centre for further details.
Swimming Pool- Individual lanes or the full pool is available to hire to internal and external groups. Term times are usually restricted due to the high demand from DU Sports Clubs and the need to keep lanes free for member’s casual swims. External groups and non members must book through the Dept of Sport Office by contacting Helen Murray
Fitness Appointments - Daily Fitness Appointments are available to all members. Our fully qualified and experienced staff will assess your fitness needs and guide you through a programme designed for your specific needs. Payment for your fitness appointment must be made at the time of booking at the Sports Centre reception desk. Please contact the reception desk for further information.
Outdoor Facilities - Due to the high demands from DU Sports Clubs and members there are limited areas available to hire on campus. Off Campus at Santry there are a number of training pitches and areas to hire for block booking periods. Students, members and non members requests are arranged through the Dept of Sport office, please contact Helen Murray