Sports Centre

What is available at the University of Bolton Sports Centre?

The University of Bolton Sport & Wellness Centre houses a 50-ft indoor climbing wall, a four-court sports hall and academic research facilities. We have climbing clubs for beginners and experienced climbers. The Sports Centre also provides students with a range of sports clubs, activities and health services and the centre is open to students, staff and the general public.

Outdoor Adventures at the Anderton Centre via UOB Sport & Wellness Centre

Come and enjoy this wonderful outdoor adventure centre whilst studying at the University of Bolton, activities include:

Water based activities:

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Raft Building
  • Paddle Boarding
  • Canoeing
  • Powerboating

Land based activities:

  • Abseiling /Rock Climbing /Boulder Wall
  • Archery
  • Bushcraft
  • Camping/Expedition & Duke of Edinburgh Award (DofE)
  • Fell Walking / Orienteering
  • Low Ropes / High Ropes / Leap of Faith
  • Problem Solving / Team Building

For more information please see here

Alternatively you can contact 01204 903172

You can also chat with our staff directly every Wednesday from 2 pm - 4 pm and periodically throughout the working week.

Alternatively, chat with our current students who will be able to share this information with you and any other course-related queries.

Or book onto one of our Open Days or Course Advice Days to find out more and speak with the team.

For information about our activities, please visit our sport and wellness page, alternatively you can contact us on 01204 903 172 or by emailing

Sport is a great way to engage with new friends.