PAYG

Please note, David Ross Sports Village swimming pool and the Health and Wellbeing Suite will be closed from 9 May 2022 until July 2022 as the swimming area undergoes a £1.4 million refurbishment. 

 
David Ross Sports Village swimming pool

Pay As You Go 

University of Nottingham Sport offer sport, health and fitness opportunities to suit every lifestyle. Whether it's flexibility or great value you are looking for, we have an option for you. Our Pay as You Go offer allows you to use facilities at David Ross Sports Village, Jubilee Sports Centre and Sutton Bonington Sports Centre. 

When can I use the facilities? 


Student, members of staff, alumni or associates
who are affiliated to the University of Nottingham can Pay As You Go all year-round.

Members of the public can Pay As You Go during non-term time, with the exception of Sutton Bonington sports centre, the climbing wall and 3G pitches which can be booked all year-round. As such there is only a price cap for members of the public during non-term time.

2021/22 Non-term time dates:

  • Saturday 18 June 2022 - Sunday 25 September 2022

2022/23 Non-term time dates:

  • Saturday 17 December 2022 - Sunday 15 January 2023
  • Saturday 1 April 2023 - Monday 1 May 2023

How can I book?

 When you have registered for Pay As You Go (PAYG), you can use the sport and fitness facilities at David Ross Sports Village, Jubilee Sports Centre and Sutton Bonington.  All pre-bookings can be made online.

University of Nottingham students and staff can book online here - please use your University email to login

Pay As You Go Alumni and Public members - please reset your password online here. Once complete you will then be able to book online here.

You can also book by calling us on 0115 74 87000 or visiting any of our sports centre receptions.

* Please note, payment will be required at the time of booking. Should you need to cancel or rearrange a booking please contact our reception team either in person or on 0115 74 87000. 

** If wishing to climb/boulder, please complete a registration form in person at the David Ross Sports Village to confirm your eligibility. Online booking will then be made available.

Register for an online account to fast track access

PAYG Student and Staff

PAYG Student and Staff

Register for an account to fast-track your booking.

PAYG Alumni and Associate registration

PAYG Alumni and Associate

Register for an account to fast-track your booking.

PAYG Public registration

PAYG Public

Register for an account to fast-track your booking.

 

Our fitness passes

We also offer promotional fitness passes - please click here for more details. 

Pay As You Go Pricing  

Students, Staff, Alumni & Associates (Term time)

2021/22 term times:

  • Summer Term: Monday 2 May 2022 - Friday 17 June 2022

2022/23 term times:

  • Autumn Term: Monday 26 September 2022 – Friday 16 December 2022
  • Spring Term: Monday 16 January 2023 – Friday 31 March 2023
  • Summer Term: Tuesday 2 May 2023 - Friday 23 June 2023

PAYG ActivitiesOff-Peak
Pricing 

(Open-3pm)
Peak
Pricing


(3pm - Close)
Booking
Fitness suite £6.50  £7.50 No booking required
Swimming pool   £6.50  £7.50 Book online up to 7 days in advance *
Group exercise class £6.50  £7.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Just Play session (UoN students / staff only) £3  £3 Book online up to 3 days in advance (Optional booking) *

Climbing wall 

(1 hour slot)

£6.50 £7.50 Book online up to 7 days in advance *
Squash / Racketball court
(45 mins slot)
£6.50 £7.50 Book online up to 7 days in advance *
Futsal / 5-a-side 
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 £7.50

Book online up to 7 days in advance *

Badminton
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 £7.50 Book online up to 7 days in advance *
Outdoor Tennis or Outdoor Netball
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 £7.50 Book online up to 21 days in advance *
Table Tennis
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 £7.50 Book online up to 7 days in advance *
Snooker 
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 £7.50 Book online up to 7 days in advance *
Basketball (Full /Half)
Volleyball / Indoor Netball
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 £7.50

Book online up to 3 days in advance *

Health & Wellbeing Suite
(Sauna and Steam room)
£6.50 £7.50 Book online up to 7 days in advance *
David Ross Sports Village & Jubilee 3G Rubber Crumb Pitch Per hour:
£70 (full), £65 (2/3), £35 (1/3)
Book up to 21 days in advance on 0115 74 87000 or via reception**
Sutton Bonington rubber crumb 3G pitch  Per hour:
£32 (full), £21 (1/2) 
Book up to 21 days in advance on 0115 74 87000 or via reception**
David Ross Sports Village / Sutton Bonington outdoor netball / tennis court Per hour:
£15

Book up to 21 days in advance by calling 0115 74 87000 or visiting reception

David Ross Sports Village - Sand Dressed Hockey Pitch Per hour: £60 (full), £55 (2/3), £30 (1/3)

Book up to 21 days in advance by calling 0115 74 87000 or visiting reception


* In order to book online, you will need to first activate a Pay As You Go account online here (UoN staff and students) online here (UoN alumni and associates) or online here (members of the public). 

**Please note, the 3G pitch at the David Ross Sports Village and Jubilee Sports Centre is a full-size pitch offering one 11v11 football pitch which can be split into three 7v7s football pitches. The 3G pitch at Sutton Bonington Sports Centre offers one 7v7 football pitch which can be split into two 5v5 football pitches. A minimum of a 2 hour booking on the 3G pitch is required for official fixtures.

Term time booking price cap

Please note, customers are required to follow current government guidelines at all times as well as guidelines from the relevant National Governing Body of Sport for your activity. 

To ensure your get the best value for your booking the following maximum fees will apply for PAYG activities:

For example, a customer (PAYG or UoN sport members) who brings 3 customers (PAYG or UoN sport members) will pay no more than £13 for their badminton court.

Badminton, table-tennis, squash, racketball and snooker (2 people cap).
For these activities no booking will cost more than £13 off-peak / £15 peak. 

Half-court Basketball (6 people cap).  
For these activities no booking will cost more than £39 off-peak / £45 peak)

Full-court Basketball, Volleyball, Futsal, Netball (10 people cap)
For these activities no booking will cost more than £65 off-peak / £75 peak 

 
Student, Staff, Alumni & Associate (Non-term time)

2021/22 Non-term time dates:

  • Saturday 18 June 2022 - Sunday 25 September 2022

2022/23 Non-term time dates:

  • Saturday 17 December 2022 - Sunday 15 January 2023
  • Saturday 1 April 2023 - Monday 1 May 2023
PAYG ActivitiesPricing 


Booking
Fitness suite £6.50  No booking required
Swimming pool   £6.50  Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Group exercise class £6.50  Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Just Play session (UoN students / staff only) £3  Book online up to 3 days in advance (Optional booking)*

Climbing wall

(1 hour slot)

£7.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Squash / Racketball court
(45 mins slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Futsal / 5-a-side 
(1 hour slot)
£6.50

Book online up to 3 days in advance *

Badminton
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Outdoor Tennis
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Outdoor Netball (1 hour slot) £6.50 Book online up to 21 days in advance *
Table Tennis
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Snooker 
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Basketball (Full /Half)
Volleyball / Indoor Netball
(1 hour slot)
£6.50

Book online up to 3 days in advance *

Health & Wellbeing Suite
(Sauna and Steam room)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
David Ross Sports Village & Jubilee 3G Rubber Crumb Pitch  Per hour:
£70 (full), £65 (2/3), £35 (1/3)
Book up to 21 days in advance on 0115 74 87000 or via reception**
Sutton Bonington rubber crumb 3G pitch  Per hour:
£32 (full), £21 (1/2) 
Book up to 21 days in advance on 0115 74 87000 or via reception**
David Ross Sports Village / Sutton Bonington outdoor netball / tennis court Per hour:
£15
Book up to 21 days in advance by calling 0115 74 87000 or visiting reception.

* In order to book online, you will need to first activate a Pay As You Go account online here (UoN staff and students) online here (UoN alumni and associates) or online here (members of the public)

**Please note, the 3G pitch at the David Ross Sports Village and Jubilee Sports Centre is a full-size pitch offering one 11v11 football pitch which can be split into three 7v7s football pitches. The 3G pitch at Sutton Bonington Sports Centre offers one 7v7 football pitch which can be split into two 5v5 football pitches. A minimum of a 2 hour booking on the 3G pitch is required for official fixtures.

Non-term time booking price cap

Please note, customers are required to follow current government guidelines at all times as well as guidelines from the relevant National Governing Body of sport for your activity. 


To ensure your get the best value for your booking the following maximum fees will apply for PAYG activities:

For example, a member who brings 3 PAYG members will pay no more than £13 for their badminton court.

Badminton, table-tennis, squash, racketball and snooker (2 people cap).
For these activities no booking will cost more than £13 off-peak. 

Half-court Basketball (6 people cap).  
For these activities no booking will cost more than £39 off-peak.

Full-court Basketball, Volleyball, Futsal, Netball (10 people cap)
For these activities no booking will cost more than £65 off-peak.

 
Public/Community (non-student/staff/alumni)

2021/22 Non-term time dates:

  • Saturday 18 June 2022 - Sunday 25 September 2022

2022/23 Non-term time dates:

  • Saturday 17 December 2022 - Sunday 15 January 2023
  • Saturday 1 April 2023 - Monday 1 May 2023


Public/Community (i.e non-student/staff/alumni) are able to access our sports facilities on a pay-as-you-go basis outside of term time. Term and vacation dates can be viewed here. Please note, the climbing wall at David Ross Sports Village, all 3G and Sand Dressed Artificial Pitches as well as all activities at Sutton Bonington Sports Centre are available all year round.

 
PAYG ActivitiesOff-Peak
Pricing 
(Non- term time)

Booking
Fitness suite £6.50  No booking required
Swimming pool   £6.50  Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Group exercise class £6.50  Book online up to 3 days in advance *

Climbing wall
(1 hour slot)

£7.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Squash / Racketball court
(45 mins slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
 Futsal / 5-a-side 
(1 hour slot)
£6.50

Book online up to 3 days in advance *

Badminton
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Outdoor Tennis
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *

Outdoor Netball (1 hour slot)

£6.50 Book online up to 21 days in advance*
Table Tennis
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Snooker 
(1 hour slot)
£6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
Basketball (Full /Half)
Volleyball / Indoor Netball
(1 hour slot)
£6.50

Book online up to 3 days in advance *

Health & Wellbeing Suite £6.50 Book online up to 3 days in advance *
David Ross Sports Village & Jubilee 3G Rubber Crumb Pitch  Per hour:
£70 (full), £65 (2/3), £35 (1/3)
Book up to 21 days in advance on 0115 74 87000 or via reception**
Sutton Bonington rubber crumb 3G pitch  Per hour:
£32 (full), £21 (1/2) 
Book up to 21 days in advance on 0115 74 87000 or via Reception**
David Ross Sports Village / Sutton Bonington outdoor netball / tennis court Per hour:
£15
Book up to 21 days in advance by calling 0115 74 87000 or visiting reception.

 


* In order to book online, you will need to first activate a Pay As You Go account online here (UoN staff and students) online here (UoN alumni and associates) or online here (members of the public). 

**Please note, the 3G pitch at the David Ross Sports Village and Jubilee Sports Centre is a full-size pitch offering one 11v11 football pitch which can be split into three 7v7s football pitches. The 3G pitch at Sutton Bonington Sports Centre offers one 7v7 football pitch which can be split into two 5v5 football pitches. A minimum of a 2 hour booking on the 3G pitches is required for official fixtures.

Booking price cap*

Please note, customers are required to follow current government guidelines at all times as well as guidelines from the relevant National Governing Body of sport for your activity.


To ensure your get the best value for your booking the following maximum fees will apply for PAYG activities:

For example, a member who brings 3 PAYG members will pay no more than £13 for their badminton court.

Badminton, table-tennis, squash, racketball and snooker (2 people cap).
For these activities no booking will cost more than £13 off-peak.

Half-court Basketball (6 people cap).  
For these activities no booking will cost more than £39 off-peak.

Full-court Basketball, Volleyball, Futsal, Netball (10 people cap)
For these activities no booking will cost more than £65 off-peak.

*Price cap does not include PAYG public members during term time, only during non-term time

 
Juniors (Under 16)

Non-term time (Kids go free)

f you are a UoN sport and fitness member or affiliated to the University (student, staff, alumni and associate) you can bring your children for free during non-term time - up to 3 children per member. 

Members of the public may also access the below at the listed charges. 

Term-time

University of Nottingham students, staff, alumni and associates can  bring juniors (under 16s) during term- time to access the following activities at £2.50 per child. Please note, access is not available to members of the public during term-time.

2021/22 Non-term time dates:

  • Saturday 18 June 2022 - Sunday 25 September 2022

2022/23 Non-term time dates:

    • Saturday 17 December 2022 - Sunday 15 January 2023
    • Saturday 1 April 2023 - Monday 1 May 2023

Please book your activity under the adult account and then register your junior guests at reception upon arrival. 

 

ActivityCost per child
Swimming pool 

The ratio of adults to under 8s is:
1 adult to 1 child for 0 – 3 years;
1 adult to 2 children for 4-7 years

For children 8 and over, the adult is not required to go in the water but must remain in the swimming pool environment. 

£2.50

(free during
University holidays)
Climbing wall* £2.50

(free during
University holidays) 
Squash court £2.50

(free during
University holidays)
Badminton / Basketball / Volleyball / Table Tennis £2.50

(free during
University holidays)
Snooker table Available at David Ross Sports Village only.

£2.50

(free during
University holidays)
Outdoor netball / tennis court £2.50

(free during
University holidays)


* If you are able to declare upon arrival that you are a experienced climber (i.e. you can put a harness on correctly, tie in, belay, and boulder safely) then you can start climbing with and supervise up to three novices or under 16s. You will have to fill in a separate form upon arrival at the David Ross Sports Village reception. 

Children under 16 years of age are not allowed to belay other children or adults unless being supervised by a qualified instructor.

 

 

University of Nottingham Sport

David Ross Sports Village
University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 74 87000
email: sport@nottingham.ac.uk