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Sport at Queen Mary

Everything you need to know about staying fit and healthy at university.

Sport at Queen Mary

Want to look after your wellbeing or get involved with a sports team? We’ve got it covered!

The Students’ Union offers a wide variety of sport, activities, events and campaigns that are accessible for every student and staff member at Queen Mary. We offer opportunities for complete beginners all the way through to talented athletes.

We provide programmes designed to improve your mental and physical health, alongside opportunities to compete locally, nationally and internationally. You can gain qualifications and enhance your employability opportunities through our Leadership Academy, join our gym community, and get involved in lots of activities throughout the year.

Find out more about Sport at Queen Mary on the Students' Union website.

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Qmotion Sport and Fitness Centre

QMotion dance class

Qmotion is the Students' Union's Sport and Fitness Centre, located on the Mile End campus. It offers three floors of amazing facilities including a fully-equipped gym, female-only gym, studio spaces, squash court and sports hall.

There's a fun, welcoming and inclusive environment where you can exercise, make friends and de-stress. All members can also access a free personalised training programme every 6 weeks from our fully qualified fitness instructors. Plus, there's also over 20 daily group exercise classes a week including yoga, circuits, HIIT and zumba.

There's a range of great value memberships available with no joining fees.

You can find out more and tour our facilities on our website.

Our facilities include:

  • Fully equipped female-only gymWeight lifting
  • Four squat racks with Olympic weightlifting platforms
  • A large free weights area with Dumbbells and Kettlebells
  • Resistance machines
  • A squash court
  • A sports hall
  • Mind and Body studio
  • Spin studio

Qmotion Student Deals

We're offering several special offers to welcome you to Queen Mary and help you exercise, keep fit and meet new people in our friendly on-campus gym.

These special offers are available until 30th September, and you can choose the date you activate your membership based on when you are arriving at Queen Mary.

  • Academic Year Membership offering access until 30th June 2023: £117 for off-peak membership or £169 for anytime access membership
  • 10% off 12 month memberships: £136 for off-peak membership or £196 for anytime access membership
  • Monthly direct debit membership also available from £15.99

There's no joining fees and all memberships include a full induction, access to a 6-weekly training programme, group exercise class access and entry to the gym.

Find out more about gym membership on the Qmotion website.

Free Get Active Taster Sessions

Get Active is our recreational sports programme open to everyone. Whether you want to try something new or continue with one of your favourite sports with no commitment required, Get Active is the best place to do so in a fun, social and relaxed environment. We offer turn up and play sessions, structured courses, one-off events and much more! No specialist equipment or clothing is required to take part.

We know Get Active is a great way to stay fit, meet new people and make new friends so we're offering all our Get Active sessions for FREE from Monday 26th September to Friday 30th September. You can find more information and the full timetable here.

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