Sport Sheffield | The University of Sheffield

Performance Sport is the pinnacle of sport at The University of Sheffield. Our Performance Sport scheme supports both elite and talented athletes competing at the highest National and International levels through our Elite Sports Performance Scheme. Along with this clubs that excel are aided through our Performance Clubs structure.

Sport Sheffield is committed to delivering an excellent sporting student experience, through providing students with a wide range of opportunities to get involved in sport, celebrating sporting achievements and making friends for life.


Elite Sports Performance Scheme

Elite Sport Performance Scheme will enable elite athletes wishing to study at Sheffield with the opportunities and support needed to ensure they can be successful not only in the sporting arena but in the academic one too.

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Performance Clubs

The Performance Clubs are a select group Club Sport teams that represent the highest standards within University Sport. These clubs are given extra support to push them towards greater success.

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Latest News and Blogs

Loss of Heating and Hot Water 19.09.14

Loss of Heating and Hot Water 19.09.14

Due to an emergency repair taking place by our district heating supplier on the university campus there may be a disruption to our hot water and heating system.

Staff Cricket Club Reach Cup Final

Staff Cricket Club Reach Cup Final

On Sunday 7th September the Staff Cricket Club beat Hundall CC to reach the final of the Yorkshire and Derbyshire Cricket League’s Premier Cup.  Staff CC now face a final tie against the newly crowned YDCL champions, Parkhead Cricket Club

Pool Closure Update

Pool Closure Update

Due to unforeseen circumstances the swimming pool will now re-open on Wednesday 10th September and not Monday 8th September as originally planned

Extended opening hours from 4th October 2014

Extended opening hours from 4th October 2014

The weekend opening hours will be 8am until 6pm Saturday and Sunday for most facilities, however please note the Sports Hall and Synthetic pitches will open at 9am and the pool, steam and sauna will close at 5pm on both days

Swimming Pool Closure 1st September 2014

Swimming Pool Closure 1st September 2014

The Swimming Pool, Sauna & Steam Rooms will be closed from Monday 1st September and will re-open on Monday 8th September 2014