St Helen’s Sports Centre is set in 21 acres of magnificent grounds and centrally located within walking distance of Northwood tube on the Met line. It is ideally placed to offer a wide range of indoor and outdoor facilities including a 25 metre swimming pool, a 26-station fitness studio, dance studios and a 4-court sports hall equipped with an indoor climbing wall. In addition, our state-of-the-art air dome enables outdoor tennis and netball courts to be accessed all year round as well as our impressive floodlit all-weather pitch.
If you are looking for a unique venue or space in which to host your event or take part in numerous sports activities, we have a plethora of facilities to accommodate meetings, training sessions and seminars, children’s parties, pool hire, competitions and gradings. We’ve got all bases covered.
Our bright and airy 25 metre pool boasts 6 lanes and a deck level with a shallow water depth of 0.9 metres sloping and a maximum depth of 2 metres. With accessible stairs our pool offers an ideal environment for teaching and classes. There are regular timetabled adult swimming sessions for both members and non-members throughout the week, children’s swim-fit and adult masters sessions as well as a fantastic Learn to Swim programme for both children and adults.
The pool is available for hire by clubs, schools and other organisations for training sessions or galas and diving blocks can be provided. Spectators are welcome.
A multi-use area, this impressive arena offers a variety of sport activities. The hall can be configured to accommodate 5-a-side football, indoor hockey, netball, volleyball, basketball, badminton, cricket nets as well as fencing and boasts an indoor climbing wall. Complete with a balcony viewing area this space is also the perfect blank canvas for parties, exhibitions, gradings and other sporting events.
Whatever your reason for working out, St Helen’s has something for everyone. Our fantastic adults-only gym is continuously expanding and improving. The latest upgrade to our cardiovascular equipment provides the very best in technology, allowing members to set and track goals and choose from a wide range of workouts and virtual experiences. Our gym also boasts a full range of resistance machines, free weights and kettle bells along with a WattBike and stretching area. Members can also take advantage of our free tailored gym programmes to help achieve fitness goals. Learn more about our gym membership here.
Our modern and mirrored dance studio with wooden sprung floor provides a perfect platform for a variety of dance classes and workshops. This versatile space is also used for a wide range of fitness classes, martial arts and meetings. It is fully equipped with mirrors, ballet bar and fitness equipment including mats, steps and weights of all which are available when hiring the studio.
Our classrooms are perfect spaces for educational use or to hold small meetings and presentations. All classrooms have excellent natural lighting and flexible spaces to arrange as desired and come equipped with Smart Board technology.