Sport and Exercise


Club and recreational sports

Our Sports Life is made up of more than 60 sports clubs, catering for all types of activity and ability level, from complete beginner to elite athlete.

Our clubs offer weekly coaching and practice, with opportunities to compete and/or participate in sport on Wednesdays and at weekends.

We also run Scotland’s largest intramural sports programmed, offering informal leagues, tournaments and fun events, alongside a pioneering ‘ come and try programmed in an array of sports.

We also deliver a raft of sports-related volunteering and skill development opportunities through our coaching and volunteering academy.

Indoor sports

Our multi-activity sports halls accommodate a variety of sports, with dedicated spaces for squash, dance, boxing, grappling, archery and shooting.

Outdoor sports

Our sports ground at Santander Playing Fields is one of Scotland’s leading outdoor sports facilities and plays host to a multitude of sports clubs and local, national and global events. We have:

  • international- standard, floodlit,  water-based artificial hockey pitches
  • 3G football/rugby facilities
  • 3G five-a-side pitches
  • artificial cricket nets
  • a 100-metre training track
  • a range of premium quality grass pitches, including a new, Scottish Football Association-approved football arena, complete with spectator stand,  floodlights and training  area.