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Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation

Kent Sport phased reopening

We are now: 

  • Operating on normal opening hours 
  • Allowing up to 1 hour 45 minutes for gym sessions
  • Allowing use of changing rooms, showers, and lockers along the main hallway
  • Offering one squash court at the Sports Centre
  • No longer operating a one-way system and dedicated entry and exits
  • No longer requiring face masks, still highly advisable in common areas

All sessions will need to be booked online. Please see our step-by-step guide for creating and updating your online account.

While many restrictions have now ended, some are still in place. See our Coronavirus webpage for guidance on using Kent Sport facilities.  

Temporary closure

The Sports Centre will be temporarily closed on Saturday 16 October until 1pm due to essential electrical works.

Free student membership

All first-year undergraduate students and students living on campus in booked accommodation via the University will receive free Premium Plus membership with Kent Sport.  

Sports Scholarship Scheme

"I use sport as a way to relax and refocus. I think sport and exercise is incredibly important in complimenting work and staying happy."

Ieuan Gale, Sports Scholar of the Year 2019

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