Sport Membership

Opening times
Our state-of-the-art gym

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Olympia Building and The Gym

Monday - Friday: 7.15am-9.30pm
Saturday: 9.00am-5.00pm
Sunday: 12.00pm-8.00pm
Closed on Bank Holidays and University vacation periods

Saltersgill sports ground

Open during daylight hours. Venue must be booked.
T: 01642 342267

Last admission is 30 minutes before closing for all facilities.

Take advantage of all the sports facilities along with discounted rates at a number of local sports venues by joining the membership scheme, which is currently £100 a year for students and £120 a year for staff, which includes unlimited access to The Gym and fitness classes, climbing wall, personal exercise programme, gym and climbing wall inductions, squash and badminton courts. You can also swim for free at the Neptune Centre swimming pool.

To join, or obtain further information, ask at the Olympia reception, or visit the sport & wellbeing page. You can also join online.

For more information on the sports membership scheme contact or call (01642) 342267.

We also offer a wide range of sports participation activities which can be enjoyed while studying at Teesside. The aim is to provide the best University experience as possible, help you make new friends and provide an opportunity to try new sports or activities. Activities include the Intra Mural Sports Leagues (seven-a-side football, badminton, mixed netball), outdoor activities, and sports taster sessions. For further information contact


  • personal exercise programme for The Gym
  • access to Olympia - squash courts, astroturf pitch, climbing wall and sports hall
  • access to the fitness studio, sauna and steam room
  • access to all exercise classes - aerobics, pilates, yoga, dance and circuit
  • free use of the climbing wall
  • online booking system for University facilities
  • mini MOT health check
  • access to sports equipment
  • free entry into the Neptune swimming pool in Middlesbrough


Students and Associate members

Students can now join online.


Staff don't join online, they can complete a direct debit form at Olympia reception.

All new members must complete a Health Commitment Statement before using the facilities. If you join online you will be prompted to do this. Those paying by cash or staff paying by direct debit need to complete one at reception. Once you have joined you must book a gym and/or climbing wall induction with reception before using The Gym or climbing wall.

Casual use

Pay as you play for each activity as and when you want to take part. Cost per session is £3.50 for students and £4.50 for staff.

The Olympia reception is unstaffed before 9.00am on weekdays. Casual membership on a weekday starts from 9.00am (card payment only at Olympia reception).