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Sugden Sports Centre

Opening times

Monday to Friday between 7:00am and 10:30pm

Saturdays and Sundays between 9:00am and 5:30pm


Contact information

Address: 114, Grosvenor Street, Manchester, M1 7HL

Telephone: 0161 306 4026


We accept the Met Card

Easter opening times

Over the Easter holiday period, the following opening times will apply:

Friday 3rd April (Good Friday): Closed

Saturday 4th April: 9:00am to 5:30pm

Sunday 5th April: 9:00am to 5:30pm

Monday 6th April (Easter Monday): Closed

Tuesday 7th April: Open as normal

Located on Grosvenor Street, in the heart of the Oxford Road community, the Sugden Sports Centre boasts high quality sports facilities and access to an exciting programme of fitness classes. The centre is also home to many of our sports clubs, including badminton, netball and basketball.

What facilities are on offer?

The Sugden Sports Centre offers an excellent range of facilities, including:

  • 100 station gym
  • Weights area
  • 16 badminton courses
  • Six squash courts
  • Four basketball courts
  • Four netball courts
  • Four indoor 5-a-side football pitches
  • Outdoor turf football pitch
  • Table tennis tables

There is also an exciting programme of fitness classes on offer.

Price list

  Student Staff
12 months £195.00 £255.00
9 months £165.00 £215.00
Health and Fitness    
Fitness suite (per visit) £4.55 £5.00
Fitness test / Personal induction £5.00 £5.00
Aerobic / Fitness class £3.30 £4.00
Sports Hall    
Squash court (40 mins) £4.85 £6.30
Badminton court (55 mins) £6.30 £8.10
Table tennis £3.40 £4.40
Half hall hire £27.50 £38.50
Outdoor 5-a-side pitch £27.00 £29.00
Large activity room (1 hour) £27.00 £29.50
Small activity room (1 hour £23.00 £25.00
Equipment hire £1.90 £1.90
Lockers 20p 20p

Salary deduction scheme

If you’re a member of staff at Manchester Metropolitan University then you are entitled to membership at the Sugden Sports Centre through the salary deduction scheme.

  Off peak (7:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday) Peak (Anytime)
Monthly £10.75 £21.25

This includes use of the gym and workout classes.

To apply for the salary deduction scheme contact Matt Shaw on or call 0161 306 3665.