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Welcome

At Solent Sport we’re committed to providing the best sporting opportunities for Solent University students, whilst also supporting the needs of our staff and the local community. We aim to enhance the student experience with activities ranging from recreational or competitive sports, to coach education courses, and support for talented athletes through our High Performance Academy.

Our excellent facilities include a watersports centre and a state-of-the-art football venue, as well as a number of multi-use indoor sports halls and gyms.

These are exciting times for Solent Sport and we look forward to you being a part of it.

Talk to us

Telephone: 023 8201 3277

Email: solent.sport@solent.ac.uk

Team Solent

Team Solent is made up of over 30 teams across a number of sports, many of which compete on a local or national level. Choose your sport and find out how you can get involved.

Scholarships

Solent Sport supports top-level athletes who strive for academic success alongside their national and international sporting careers

Performance sport programme

Our comprehensive performance sport programme is moulded around your sporting talent and potential. Our expert team will help you balance your university career with competing on the national or international stage. Athletes applying for the performance sport programme can qualify for a sport scholarship or our High Performance Academy.

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See a list of our current High Performance Academy athletes

Fitness and well-being

Solent Sport offers an extensive fitness class programme, as well as gym memberships for students, staff and the local community. Our team of experts can also provide health and fitness advice.

Fitness classes

No matter what your level of fitness or ability is, fitness classes are a great way to keep in shape and feel healthy. To help you get the most out of keeping fit, we make sure our classes are varied, exciting and, most importantly, fun.

Memberships

Work out the way you want in our excellent facilities. Whether you’re looking for fitness classes, gym or racket sports, Solent Sport has a membership package to suit you. Memberships are open to students, staff and members of the public.

Personal programmes

Let us help you design your own fitness programme. Our team of experts can help Solent Sport gym members create a tailored programme that will help you meet your fitness goals at your own pace and in your own time.

Don't be shy, give sport a try

No commitment, all abilities, pure fun!

Try a new activity, or come back to one you used to do.

Take part in a wide range of mainstream sports, as well as original activities chosen by Solent University students. All you need to do is turn up and play!

Get involved
  • Street golf
  • Rounders
  • Quidditch
  • Futsal
  • Basketball
  • Football
  • TAG rugby
  • No strings badminton
  • Handball
  • Back to netball
  • Squash
  • Ok, we don't do skydiving ... yet

Physiotherapy

Discover our physiotherapy service

Athletes from our High Performance Academy and members of Team Solent can take advantage of our full-time on-campus physiotherapy service.

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"It's some of the best physiotherapy treatment I've ever had. I couldn't ask for a better service." Matt Watson, former High Performance Academy athlete.

Coach education courses

Boost your CV with one of our coach education courses. Our extensive programme includes National Governing Body (NGB) and sport development courses, all of which are available to Solent University students and the general public.

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