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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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

University of Sheffield Alumni, Hollie Webb competes at the Commonwealth Games

University of Sheffield Alumni, Hollie Webb competes at the Commonwealth Games

Hollie Webb 2013 Economics Graduate and Sport Sheffield supporter played for England Women’s Hockey at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow

Gold medal winning gymnast honoured for outstanding academic and sporting success

Gold medal winning gymnast honoured for outstanding academic and sporting success

Bryony Page, a world championship-winning gymnast is being awarded the prestigious Chancellor’s Medal 2014 in recognition of her outstanding sporting achievements together with her exceptional academic success.

Swimming Pool Re-Open

Swimming Pool Re-Open

We are pleased to announce the swimming pool is now re-open. Sorry for any inconvenience caused