Department of Sport

Riverside Sports Complex

Just a short way from University Park campus, the Riverside sport complex offers over 150 acres of grass sports fields as well as 2 brand new pavilions with extensive changing and meeting facilities. 

Combined with the Highfields sports complex, The University of Nottingham boasts more sports pitches than any other HE institution.

Hosting several student sport programmes, all areas are also available for external bookings.


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The facilities

Sports pitches

Over 150 acres of playing pitches to accommodate;

  • 24 football pitches
  • 6 rugby pitches
  • 3 cricket squares

Indoor and other facilities;

Two modern pavilions including;

  • 38 changing rooms
  • 4 officials' changing rooms
  • Meeting and catering spaces
  • Viewing galleries
  • Car parking 

Take a look around

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Grass pitches
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Pavilion viewing area
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Pavilion meeting space


University of Nottingham Sport

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

telephone: +44 (0)115 74 87000