Sussexsport

Fitness rooms

Our fitness facilities offer an affordable and extensive range of training opportunities in a friendly and supportive environment, right on your doorstep.

What's on campus?

Fitness rooms are located on campus at the Falmer Sports Complex and Sport Centre. Our combination of industry leading equipment and years of staff experience provide you with the perfect space and support to achieve your goals.

Whether you're just starting to get active or want to take your performance to the next level, we can help you achieve your fitness goals.

We have:

  • Two fitness rooms to choose from on campus
  • Two bespoke strength and conditioning areas providing a great training environment
  • A full range of leading cardiovascular (CV) machines
  • Friendly, experienced and knowledgeable fitness staff.

Falmer Sports Complex (FSC) houses our main three fitness areas

The CV room at FSC includes:

  • Treadmills, Cross Trainers, bikes and rowers
  • Integrated TVs and challenging virtual courses from around the world to keep you motivated.

FSC's Resistance Room provides:

  • An extensive range of Life Fitness resistance equipment covering upper and lower body training
  • Cable machines to isolate and integrate muscle patterns
  • A spacious matted area to perform stretches, core work or free weights.

Free Weights Room

  • Four Hammer Strength half racks, two with integrated wooden platforms
  • Werksan Olympic Plates and barbells
  • Dumbbells from 2kg-50kg
  • Free weight benches.

Strength and Conditioning Room

  • A bespoke Absolute Perfomance training rig with nine lifting stations and bar attachments
  • Dumbbells from 2kg-30kg
  • Cable machines and free weight equipment
  • Indoor cycles and AirFit bikes
  • The facility is also used by our Sports Scholars and for metabolic exercise classes and small group training
  • Check the training timetable each term and during vacations to see when the room is open.

You can get a full workout at our smaller Sport Centre fitness room too

The Sport Centre fitness room has a range of CV machines and resistance machines, plus a selection of barbell and dumbbell weights. Take advantage of our:

  • Life Fitness Cross Trainers, Cycles abd Cybex Arc trainer
  • Integrated TV screens on all Life Fitness CV machines
  • Challenging virtual courses from across the world on Life Fitness CV machines
  • A spacious matted area
  • 21 Schwinn indoor cycle bikes
  • A range of resistance and cable machines
  • Dumbbells, med balls, foam rollers, kettlebells and barbells
  • Twice weekly women-only fitness classes during term time.