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HSBC UK National Cycling Centre

Here at the HSBC UK National Cycling Centre, we love bikes, and we're not ashamed to say.

We’re home to the World’s busiest and fastest Velodrome, the best indoor BMX track in the world, and a unique city based urban Mountain Bike trails and Skillszone!

We’re here to provide the best experience for everyone - whether it’s riding a bike, racing or watching - and to help you enjoy riding your bike, whatever your level.

We're also proud that the headquarters for British Cycling are located here with us in Manchester. For information on British Cycling click here.


Manchester Tennis and Football Centre

You don't have to sign for MCFC to play football on the Etihad Campus...we have 3 superb 3G 5-a-side pitches available for all to book, as well as 6 indoor and 4 outdoor tennis courts, accessible for all to enjoy tennis, all year round.

All pitches and courts are open 7 days a week on a pay 'n' play basis, with no membership requirements. Bookings can be taken one week in advance.


Ten Acres Lane Sports Complex

Ten Acres Lane Sports Complex is home to the National Taekwondo Centre, a superb indoor martial arts facility for the country's elite athletes that also delivers a diverse community taekwondo programme open to local schools and clubs - all ages and abilities.

The facility also provides a modern 3G football pitch accommodating 5, 7, 9 and 11-a-side games for local clubs and one-off or block booked pay n play football.

The National Taekwondo Centre is also the proud home of the multi-medal winning Team GB Taekwondo. Click here for details.


National Squash Centre

The National Squash Centre is one of the great legacies of the 2002 Commonwealth Games, undoubtedly one of the premier squash facilities in the world.

The Centre provides 6 squash courts that can convert from singles to doubles courts at the touch of a button and one glass-walled 'moveable' show court, as well as home to England Squash and a training facility for Team England.

Courts open daily, with access for all - why not book today to play on the same court as the world's elite? Location shared with Manchester Regional Arena.


Manchester Regional Arena

Situated on the Etihad Campus, the arena is another superb legacy of the city hosting the 2002 Commonwealth Games, providing both indoor and outdoor athletics to all.

Outdoor is an 8 lane, 400m track with an in-field long jump, javelin, discus and shot provision - with covered seating for >6,500 spectators.

Indoor is a 4 lane, 200m running track and a 6 lane, 60m sprint track, with indoor jumping pit and indoor throwing too - everyone is welcome, from complete novices to elite athletes. Location shared with National Squash Centre.


Belle Vue Sports Village

Located just past Belle Vue Greyhound Stadium, the village is now the proud home to the National Basketball Performance Centre and Belle Vue Leisure Centre providing school, community and elite use as well as the new home for the National Speedway Stadium .

The National Basketball Performance Centre boasts 3 superb courts with markings for basketball and netball, with the leisure centre offering access to an indoor multi-use sports hall, 2 new all-weather 3G pitches, dance studio and a community gym with cardio and free weights from as little as £12 per month - click on 'Make a Booking' and sign-up for Membership options. Our facility is available for drop-in, community, club and private hire.


Manchester Regional Gymnastics Centre

Located just behind Tesco Gorton, the centre provides a world-class purpose-built gymnastics facility, with classes delivered by qualified British Gymnastics Coaches, catering for all ages, shapes and abilities.

If you've been inspired by the phenomenal success of gymnastics in Rio; contact City of Manchester Institute of Gymnastics (CMIG) for information on the sessions, programmes, courses and availability - click here.

Then turn up in t-shirt and shorts (no socks needed as we are fully carpeted)!


Platt Fields Park Outdoor BMX

Located in Fallowfield, South Manchester, our national standard track offers a range of technical features to challenge all cycling abilities.

Open 7-days a week we provide drop in, open, coaching, holiday and balance bikes sessions (to name a few...), as part of a varied and accessible program.

Book in advance, or just turn up, the choice is yours, with all necessary safety equipment and bikes also available to hire too.

The track is also home of Manchester BMX Club - click here for details.


Abraham Moss Leisure Centre

This leisure centre is managed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) on behalf of Manchester City Council.

For full up to date details of all leisure activities, view pool and workout timetables, book classes/activities online or to sign up for membership, click to be directed to partner website.


Ardwick Sports Hall

This leisure centre is managed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) on behalf of Manchester City Council.

For full up to date details of all leisure activities, please click to be re-directed to partner website.


Hough End Leisure Centre

This leisure centre is managed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) on behalf of Manchester City Council.

For full up to date details of all leisure activities, view pool and workout timetables, book classes/activities online or to sign up for membership, click to be directed to partner website.


Manchester Aquatics Centre

This leisure centre is managed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) on behalf of Manchester City Council.

For full up to date details of all leisure activities, view pool and workout timetables, book classes/activities online or to sign up for membership, click to be directed to partner website.


Moss Side Leisure Centre


North City Family and Fitness Centre

This leisure centre is managed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) on behalf of Manchester City Council.

For full up to date details of all leisure activities, view pool and workout timetables, book classes/activities online or to sign up for membership, click to be directed to partner website.


East Manchester Leisure Centre

This leisure centre is managed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) on behalf of Manchester City Council.

For full up to date details of all leisure activities, view pool and workout timetables, book classes/activities online or to sign up for membership, click to be directed to partner website.


Withington Baths and Leisure Centre

The centre offers a quality small local pool, specialist in nature and design, with an enhanced gym within the large Edwardian, a community-run facility managed by Love Withington Baths.

Including children's swimming lessons, completely renovated gym with new equipment and flooring, brand new café area, 2 studios available for events and functions, also running classes and sessions including Baby Massage, Street Dance, Physio-Led Pilates Mat Sessions, PiLoga, Ashtanga Yoga with yet more to come...

For more information, click here


Debdale Outdoor Centre

The Outdoor Centre provides an exciting range of outdoor activities including dinghy sailing, windsurfing, canoeing and kayaking, powerboating, indoor climbing, orienteering and team-building activities.

We cater for a wide variety of people from all ages and abilities, we deliver sessions to schools and community groups with the emphasis being on practical learning and an enjoyable experience.

We deliver NGB courses for adults and children, individuals and groups, at various levels from easy to advanced and structured to promote your learning in a safe and enjoyable environment. Debdale Junior Activity Club are based at the centre and deliver recreational, progression and competitive sessions.


Denmark Road

The Active Lifestyle Centre is a community sports centre with a 4 court badminton hall and 3G 5-a-side football pitches, all areas are available to book for individuals, teams and community groups.


Wythenshawe Forum

This leisure centre is managed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) on behalf of Manchester City Council.

For full up to date details of all leisure activities, view pool and workout timetables, book classes/activities online or to sign up for membership, click to be directed to partner website.


Arcadia Library and Leisure Centre

This leisure centre is managed by Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) on behalf of Manchester City Council.

For full up to date details of all leisure activities, view pool and workout timetables, book classes/activities online or to sign up for membership, click to be directed to partner website.


The Amaechi Basketball Centre

The Amaechi Basketball Centre is situated on the main arterial route into the city, within the Whalley Range 11 - 18 High School campus. The Basketball Centre is a purpose built facility dedicated to the sport. The facility opened in July 2002 and provides basketball (3 court hall and show court), football (10 x 3G 5-a-side pitches) and Health and Fitness. For more details visit their website - click here.


Broadway Leisure Centre

The centre is managed by Broadway Leisure Development Group.

Located in the heart of New Moston, the centre offers a wide variety of activities perfect for popping in on your way to / from work or for a visit with the whole family.

Along with activities for children and young people, our 25 metre swimming pool offers an extensive swimming programme.

Please call the centre for more details on pool and gym availability.