The home of future sports leaders

We're committed to being the place where people can learn how to revolutionise sports coaching and performance. In our new £45million Carnegie School of Sport building, you'll be able to access state-of-the-art learning, activity and laboratory spaces.

The entrance Carnegie School of Sport building and outdoor seating area on Headingley Campus

What do you need TO SUCCEED?

Imagine what you can achieve here. Take a tour around our cutting-edge teaching and research spaces, including a 60-metre athletics track, a nutrition teaching kitchen, a strength and conditioning facility, and research laboratory.

Between the Carnegie School of Sport and other facilities at our Headingley Campus, you'll have access to all the practical, learning and social spaces you need to reach your potential.

Features and facilities include

  • Athletics Centre including 60m indoor athletics track
  • High performance strength and conditioning facility
  • Human movement research laboratory
  • Water immersion laboratory
  • Environmental chambers
  • Nutritional preparation laboratory and nutrition teaching kitchen
  • Physiology and biochemistry laboratories
  • Psychology laboratories
  • Sport performance laboratory
  • Performance analysis laboratory in partnership with Catapult
  • A number of other specialist research laboratories and teaching spaces

In addition there are networking spaces for students, colleagues and visitors, a cafe, informal teaching spaces and learning support that fosters inter-disciplinary collaboration and knowledge sharing.

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play your sport

Our historic Headingley Campus is also home to sport and fitness centre including our gym, 3G and AstroTurf pitches, indoor and outdoor tennis courts and an outdoor athletics track. We have sport teams playing at every level, including some of the best university teams in the country.

Leeds Varsity 2016