Part of the Greenwood Dale Foundation Trust group of Academies

Health and Fitness Centres

Health and Fitness Centres

Health and Fitness - Ransom Road site

The Mapperley Sports Village provides impressive facilities including: 

Fitness suite

The gym is kitted out with a wide variety of Life Fitness machines and equipment plus free weights. So whether you want to burn calories or build strength, the knowledgeable and friendly staff can create a personal training programme which has been tailored to help meet your goals. You will receive a full induction and your progress will be reviewed every two weeks.
Joining is simple - there is NO joining fee and NO contract.

Cost - £15 a month paid by Direct Debit or £4.50 a session. Teenagers (14-18 year olds) can attend for £3 a session with an adult member.

Sports hall

The large and well-lit sports hall is suitable for a wide variety of sports and activities including football, martial arts, basketball, netball, hockey, volleyball, martial arts and dance classes.

Cost - £25 per hour (£12.50 for half the hall). Discounts are available for block bookings.

Cricket pitch

The astro strip is available all year round. There is access to high quality changing facilities.

Cost - £25 per hour. Discounts are available for block bookings.

Football pitches

There are three 11-a-side, two 7-a-side and one 9-a-side pitches marked out which are available all year round. There is access to high quality changing facilities.

Cost - £12.50 per hour. Discounts are available for block bookings.

Astro turf pitch

The astro turf pitch is available all year round and is flood-lit during the evenings. There is access to high quality changing facilities.

Cost - £25 per hour. Discounts are available for block bookings. 

Meeting room

A meeting with room with access to refreshments is available for hire. The room layout can be adjusted to suit your exact requirements.

Cost - £12.50 per hour.

Opening hours

Monday - Friday  5.00pm - 9.15pm
Saturday 9.00am - 2.00pm

To find out more or make a booking, ring 0115 985 8365 or contact Austin Grant on 07940 361 961. 


Health and Fitness - Greenwood Road site

The Academy has a brand new indoor sports hall which is marked up for a full-size volleyball court or four badminton courts. There is also a brand new outdoor multi-use games area (MUGA) which has been marked out for 7a-side and 5-a-side football.


The sports hall and MUGA are also available for hire.

The Academy has also full use of the co-located Wildcats Arena which is the only specialist basketball arena in the country and consists of:   

  • 3 full size basketball courts
  • 2 mini basketball courts
  • space for a wide range of sporting activities
  • a strength and conditioning fitness suite
  • a fully air conditioned fitness studio

To find out more or make a booking, call 0115 915 0108.