Health and Fitness - Writtle University College

Health and Fitness

Sports Facilities

The Gym
Our facilities include a fully equipped gym with resistance machines, cardiovascular machines (including treadmills, cross trainers, watt bikes and spin bikes) and a separate two-floor free weights and a functional training area; which includes a range of free weights, cable machine, rig, plyometric boxes and sparring area. The gym is only open to students and staff of Writtle University College.

Sports Hall
The sports hall allows users to play sports such as basketball, badminton and 5-a-side football and includes a viewing gallery. It also hosts some of our fitness classes such as Circuit Training and Zumba and can be hired out by contacting our Sports Development Officer.

As well as the gym and sports hall the recreation centre holds a squash court and male and female changing facilities.

Sports Pitches
The Writtle University College sports fields are the heart of all outdoor sports here at Writtle. We boast 3 football pitches, 2 rugby pitches, 3 netball courts, 4 tennis courts, 1 cricket pitch, a shooting range as well as a croquet lawn and archery area. Our pitches can be hired out by contacting our Sports Development Officer.

Facilities Hire Prices
Facility Price
Sports Hall £20 per hour
£50 for 3 hours
£100 for the day
Football Pitch £100 per game (one off)
£75 per game (block booking)
Rugby Pitch £100 per game (one off)
£75 per game (block booking)
Cricket Pitch £100 per game (one off)
£75 per game (block booking)
Netball Court TBC
Tennis Court TBC

* For information on the Croquet Lawn or Archery Area please contact our Sports Development Officer.

Sports Development Officer
Amy Grimsey

Fitness Classes

All of the fitness classes held at Writtle University College are at a discounted price to our students and staff and all held on campus!

To find out more about the classes please email Amy Grimsey .

Class Day Time
Bootcamp Tuesday 5.30 - 6.30pm Book a place
Yoga Wednesday 12.15 - 1.15pm Book a place
Circuit Training Wednesday 5.45 - 6.15pm Book a place
Zumba Thursday 5.30 - 6.15pm Book a place
Pilates Friday 1.00 - 1.45pm Book a place

Writtle University College Gym

As part of the Writtle University College enrichment contribution all of our students are automatically enrolled as members of the Recreation Centre and can use the College gym free of charge. All students must complete a gym induction prior to using the gym.

Our facilities include a fully equipped gym with resistance machines, cardiovascular machines and a separate free weights and a functional training area.

Contact the Sports office

Email

Sports Development Officer
Amy Grimsey

Telephone

01245 424200

Our opening hours (UK time)

09.00 - 17.00 Monday - Friday

We are here to help

If you have any questions regarding sport or the hiring of our facilities at Writtle University College please contact us.