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Our Indoor Athletic Centre is a climate-controlled facility that allows athletes to train regardless of the weather. It features a running track, jumping pits, and throwing areas. Plus we also have weight rooms, fitness studios, and other amenities.

The IAC is used by a variety of athletes, including track and field athletes, sprinters, jumpers, throwers, and cross-country runners. They are also used by recreational athletes and people who are training for fitness.

The benefits of training in an indoor athletic centre include:

  • The ability to train year-round, regardless of the weather.
  • A safe and controlled environment.
  • The ability to focus on your training without distractions.
  • Access to specialized equipment and facilities.

Overall, indoor athletic centres are a valuable resource for athletes of all levels. They provide a safe and controlled environment where athletes can train year-round and focus on their specific needs.

Here are some additional details about the facilities that are typically found in an indoor athletic centre:

  • Running track: The running track is the most important feature of an indoor athletic centre. It is typically made of a synthetic material, that provides good traction and shock absorption. The track is 100 meters long and has 6 lanes.
  • Jumping pit: The jumping pit is used for long jump, triple jump. They are filled with sand or foam to cushion the athlete's landing.
  • Throwing areas: The throwing areas are used for shot put, discus throw, javelin throw. They are surrounded by safety nets to protect spectators and other athletes.
  • Weights areas: The weights areas are  used for strength training. It typically has a variety of weight machines and free weights.
  • Fitness studio: The fitness studio is used for aerobic exercise and other types of fitness training. 

In addition to these basic facilities, some indoor athletic centres also have:

  • A massage room
  • A physiotherapy clinic

These additional facilities can make an indoor athletic centre a more comprehensive and appealing destination for athletes and fitness enthusiasts.

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Dedicated Weight Lifting Platforms

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New Long/Triple Jump Pit

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New Gym Area

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Resurfaced Track

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We have a range of membership options available for members of the public both adults and juniors - please Contact Us for details. Please note the S&C area is strictly for 18yrs and over unless supervised by a qualified coach.  

Looking to hire this facility?

The IAC is a large adaptable space that has been used for multiple filming events, coaching & teaching courses as wekk as Brunel's Graduation Ceremony and Exams. at 132m long it's one of the largest indoor sport facilities in the country. Please Contact us for enquires