Synthetic Turf Pitch Bookings


Q) Which pitch is which? ABC/ XYZ?
A) Pitches A-F are located opposite Western park Hospital on Whitham Road, and XYZ are located behind the main sports hall building at the Goodwin Sports Centre.

Q) What footwear can I wear?
A) All the 3G pitches allow moulded studs and rubber studded blades, but not metal studs. The sand filled astro turf only allows trainers.

Q) When is peak and off peak?
A) Off peak is from 9-5pm weekdays, and all day weekends. Peak is 5-10pm Monday to Friday.

Q) Can I block book the pitches?
A) Pitches can be block booked depending on availability by contacting Scott Tyler in sports development on 0114 2226955 or

Q) How far in advance can I book?
A) Pitches can be booked over reception and the internet up to 7 days in advance. If your booking is further in the future, please contact Scott Tyler in Sports Development for assistance.

Q) Do you hire out footballs?
A) We don’t hire out footballs, although they are available to buy at the main reception.

Q) Are the pitches open to anyone or just students?
A) The outdoor pitches are open to all customers, not just students.

Q) How much is a pitch to book?
A) Pitches have peak and off peak pricing structures, please refer to prices for more information.

Q) How can I book a pitch?
A) All you have to do is visit our website and register for an online bookings account, or phone our Reception on 0114 2226999.