Sport Sheffield | The University of Sheffield

Performance Sport provides opportunities to represent the University in national competitions and supports some of our top national and international student sportsmen and women whilst studying at the University of Sheffield.

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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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

Swimming Pool Closed - 01/08/2014

Swimming Pool Closed - 01/08/2014

Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances we have had to close the swimming pool. We have been advised the work will take approximately 1-2 hours & we will endeavour to reopen the pool as quickly as possible once the work is complete.

No Heating or Hot Water 2nd & 3rd August 2014

No Heating or Hot Water 2nd & 3rd August 2014

Our district heating network operator Veolia have informed us that a significant leak has occurred in the pipe network situated under the Arts Tower car park

The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games

The 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow opens later today (23rd July) in front of a 40,000 crowd at Celtic Park

Swimming Pool Summer Programme Alterations from Friday 25th July 2014

Swimming Pool Summer Programme Alterations from Friday 25th July 2014

The Swimming Pool will be unavailable for customer use on Fridays from 7.00 p.m onwards from 25th July until 19th September 2014 due to City of Sheffield Water Polo Club training