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Sport Central

Sports Ground

Northumbria University
Northumberland Road
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear

Tel: +44 0191 227 4700

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Northumbria Sports Central

Sport Central is home to the hopes and aspirations of thousands of Northumbria University students, staff and members of the North East community.

A stunning £30m state of the art complex, situated in the heart of Newcastle city centre, our new flagship facility ranks alongside St James’s Park, Gateshead Stadium and Newcastle Arena as one of Tyneside’s most iconic and invaluable sporting venues.

With its striking architecture, Sport Central is a stunning new landmark building in Newcastle's city centre. Designed over three levels, it features:

- 3,000 seat arena which can be converted to 3 sports halls for basketball, netball, volleyball and 5-a-side football
- 25m, six lane swimming pool with moveable floor
- 12m climbing wall with 18 different climbing routes
- Fitness Centre which is split into four key sections, Free Weights, Cardio-Vascular, Fixed Resistance and Core
- Golf simulator
- 3 squash courts
- 40m, four lane sprint track
- strength and conditioning suite
- Comprehensive Group Exercise Programme

Opening Times

2014 (01/01/2014 - 31/12/2014)

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