Membership options to suit everyone | Kent Sport

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Options to suit everyone

The Sports Centre and The Pavilion are now open! 

Before you arrive, please note the following:

  • You will need to book a session in advance before visiting
  • There are no locker or changing facilities available, please arrive ready to start your activity
  • You will not be able to hire sports equipment - please bring what you need 
  • Please bring your own bottled water for hydration
  • You will need to queue outside the Sports Centre and The Pavilion for ALL bookings
  • One drawstring bag with essential items is allowed per person (see measurements)
  • A mask or face covering is required as you enter Kent Sport facilities and as you make your way through the one-way system to your activity. You do not need to wear a mask or face covering during your activity.

The Cycle Hub and The Pavilion Cafe Bar are currently closed.

Reopening information


Free membership

Available to all first-year students and students living on campus.

See if you're eligible

Fantastic benefits

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Fitness suite

Unlimited use of our large air-conditioned fitness suite featuring over 70 pieces of CV equipment and a wide-range of free weights 

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Sports facilities

Access our superb indoor and outdoor facilities including multi-use sports halls, squash courts and full-size pitches

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Fitness classes

Join us for more than 40 classes each week, ranging from BodyPump to spinning and Zumba

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Online booking

Book sports and classes up to seven days in advance through our online membership portal

Membership benefits


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BUCS UNIversal membership

Premium Plus students and staff members can get access to more than 60 UK university gyms for free.  

To join, visit reception at the Sports Centre or The Pavilion, where you will be issued with a UNIversal card.

BUCS UNIversal

Join us

Whether you want to use the gym and classes, or try a new sport, we have something for everyone. If you're not sure which option suits you, make sure you check our membership benefits table for a list of what's available for each option.  

Download membership benefits table (PDF, 3MB)

Any questions?

Call us: 01227 823 623

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