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SportBU coronavirus service update

Things will be a bit different for a while, so please bear with us. We have strived to create a safe facility for you and we have enhanced our standards of hygiene even further as well as modifying how things are done around SportBU.

Key information for booking and attending SportBU activities

  • SportBU is offering all users 3 free days, which includes unlimited class and gym access. Try us out and see how we have adapted our facility to the new guidelines, while still delivering our high level of service
  • Users will need to come ready to take part in their activity as showers and changing rooms remain out of action. Lockers are also currently unavailable, so please only bring what you need
  • Opening hours from re-opening date of 1st September: Monday–Friday, 9–5pm – subject to change.
  • Opening hours w/c 14th September: Monday–Friday, 7.15pm–7pm Saturday & Sunday 10-4pm – subject to change.
  • Opening hours w/c 28th September: Monday–Friday, 7.15pm–10.30pm Saturday & Sunday 9-6pm – subject to change.

How we’re supporting you to get active, safely

  • We have temporarily reduced our opening hours, so please check social media and our website to make sure you have the most up-to-date information
  • We have deep-cleaned SportBU as a whole and thorough cleaning routines are taking place regularly all day, every day at a higher frequency than before
  • We have provided plenty of sanitising stations and spray bottles alongside the handwashing facilities and are directing users to clean any equipment they use
  • We have removed cash transactions and the contactless card limit is now £45, while we also accept Apple and Google Pay
  • We have brought in measures to ensure that we meet guidelines on safe distancing and we ask all our users to respect these policies
  • Everything will be bookable, including the gym itself – either online or with our reception team so that we ensure we stay within our new lower capacities
  • Our team has been working hard to make sure we can still offer the great service we normally do while operating safely.

Information about specific services

Below we have summarised changes users should be aware of before attending SportBU so that their visit is not disrupted as well as information on how our programmes are currently running.

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