The University of Leeds flagship outdoor facilities.
Located three miles north of the main University campus, Sports Park Weetwood covers an extensive area of 100 acres and provide excellent facilities for sport at the university and customers wishing to enjoy outdoor activities.
Sports Park Weetwood Facilities
- 3G Rubber Crumb Pitch
- Tiger Turf Evolution water dressed hockey pitch
- Water Based hockey pitch
- 6 x 5 a side football courts
- County standard cricket pitch
- Premier grade rugby and football pitches
- Grass pitches for football, rugby, lacrosse, american football and ultimate frisbee
- The ‘View Bar’ with BBQ facilities, open on student match days as required
- Pavilion adjacent to the artificial pitches with kitchen and dining/meeting room facilities with seating for 70 guests
- Accommodation available at Weetwood Hall
Sports Park Weetwood is available to students and external users throughout the year for various activities. Additional uses can be; as a venue for training camps, or corporate tournaments and away days.
To make a booking enquiry please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0113 274 5852.
Sports Park Weetwood plays host to the University’s Leeds Gryphons Sports Teams as well as Social Leagues. Every week hundreds of students train, receive coaching and play matches on these excellent facilities.
The facility hosts the Leeds/Bradford MCCU cricket team, as well as being the venue for Yorkshire Cricket Club Academy, Junior and 2nd X1 sides. The facility is also proud to be recognised as a Junior Regional Performance Centre for hockey.
Tel: 0113 2745852
Weekdays – 09:30 – 22:00
Weekend – 09:00 – 19:00
Directions to Weetwood Playing Fields – LS16 5AU
From the M1 leave at Junction 43 and take the M621 towards Leeds City Centre. Leave at Junction 3 following signs for City Centre. Then follow signs for “all Loop traffic”. Keep on Loop until you see signs for A660 Skipton and University of Leeds. Continue past University of Leeds for 3 miles. Turn right at the large roundabout onto the A6120. You will see the Weetwood Playing Fields on your right hand side, but you will need to continue down the ring road to the traffic lights where it is possible to double back on yourself so that the playing fields are on your left.
At junction 44, take the A64 exit to York/Leeds (North). At the roundabout, take the 5th exit onto A64 for 5.4 miles. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Ring Road Seacroft / A6120
Continue to follow A6120. Go through 3 roundabouts. Turn right onto Weetwood Lane. Turn left onto Adel Lane.
From M62 Westbound take M1 at Junction 29 and follow directions above. From M62 Eastbound take Junction 27 onto M621 and leave at Junction 3 following directions above. From A1 leave at sign to Leeds A63,A58 or A61. When you reach the ring road A6120 follow the signs to Bradford. Weetwood Playing Fields are on your left opposite Weetwood Police Station immediately prior to the roundabout at A660 Otley Road.
A week of fun on the hockey pitch for those aged 11- 17. Whether you’re new to the sport, or already a hockey pro, the camps provide an opportunity to improve your skills and knowledge of the game in a safe and fun environment.
Our team of experienced International and UKCC qualified coaches will provide a structured hockey programme, with an emphasis on both individual improvement and fun.
Make sure you book early to avoid disappointment!
About the Hockey Camp
This year’s hockey camp will take place in August at Sports Park Weetwood. We have two packages: residential for those young people who wish to stay overnight at the camp, and day camps.
Residential Camp: 15th August – 18th August
- Friday 5th August
- Friday 12th August
- Friday 19th August
Our residential package includes:
- A three night stay in our onsite University accommodation
- All meals provided
- Fun evening activities
- Free hockey camp t-shirt
Our day camp package includes:
- Lunch provided
- Free hockey camp t-shirt
|Residential Camp (15th – 18th Aug)||Paid before 31st May
||£300 per week|
|Paid after 31st May||£315 per week|
|Day Camp (Friday 5th, 12th, 19th Aug)||£30 per day|
Residential bookings made before Sunday 31st May will receive the discount listed above and be entered into a prize to draw to win a brand new hockey stick worth over £100!
All day attendees booking onto all 3 day camps will receive a 10% discount on the listed price above and free entry into a prize draw to win a brand new hockey stick worth over £100!
How to book
To book your place on our hockey camps, please download the Summer Camp Sign Up Form (Word), or alternatively email Carl Smith: email@example.com, or call: 0113 274 5051 to receive an application pack.
About Sports Park Weetwood
Our Weetwood facility is located in a picturesque setting, boasting two high quality water based pitches and prides itself in providing a safe and secure environment for all its customers.
Sports Park Weetwood is nationally recognised as a High Performance Assessment Centre (HiPAC) and Junior Regional Performance Centre (JRPC) for England Hockey (EH).