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Sports Centre

Sports facilities at The Oratory School are of a superb standard and significant investments in recent years give pupils and the wider community access to state-of-the-art facilities including:

25m swimming pool,

Real Tennis court,

3 squash courts,

6 lawn tennis courts, 

9 hole golf course,

An indoor sports hall,

Gym,

Spinning room, 

Function room.

The Oratory School is committed to supporting sporting activity in young people in the local area as well as in its own pupils. The school hosts other schools and sports clubs at the Sports Centre.

During term time, the Sports Centre is open 7 days a week from 7am-10pm Monday to Friday, 8am-5pm on Saturdays, and 9am to 6pm on Sundays.

Membership packages are now available

Membership Details

Please read the GDPR Policy for our Sports Centre Members.

Facilities

Fitness Classes

We offer a variety of classes and are always looking at ways to improve. Whether you are looking for a new hobby, or to restart an old one, there are lots of opportunities to get back into routine this term. With enthusiastic and dedicated instructors, we are sure to have the class to suit you!

There is also a gym membership option available which includes all classes in the monthly fee.

Would you like to book a class? Send us an e-mail at [email protected] or call us 01491 681303

Fitness Classes Timetable

COSTS:

Pay as go: £10 per class

10 classes card: £80 (You get 2 classes for free!)

Membership: Gym + Unlimited Classes: £50 per month

Venue:

Sports Centre, upstairs studio

To register for classes email the Sports Centre on [email protected] or call us on 01491 681303.

Swimming

The newly opened swimming pool at the Oratory is a 4 lane, 25metre pool with which we offer a variety of lane swimming sessions and family swims. To ensure that our swims never get overcrowded we advise you pre-book your space.  To do so please contact us on:

E-Mail: [email protected]

Tel: 01491 681303, 01491 683565

Swimming Timetable

Costs:

£4.50 Adult Swim or 10 Swims for £40.50

£3.50 Child Swim or 10 Swims for £31.5 ( under 3 years old go free)

Golf

The Oratory School Golf Club is also open for public use. The course is 9 hole, mainly par 3 which is good for those new to the game or anyone more experienced looking for a challenging little course to practice on.

Membership of the club is just £150 per year or you can play on an occasional basis for £12 per round. Anyone playing golf must sign in at the Sports Centre reception before playing where you will receive a visitors badge.

We also offer lessons through our PGA AA Golf Professional Richard McDougall. To arrange a lesson please contact Richard directly on 07707 417877 or via email: [email protected]

Golf Public Times - Michaelmas and Lent Term

Monday – 7am – 4.30pm

Tuesday – 7am – 2pm and 4.30pm – 6.30pm

Wednesday – 7am – 2pm and 4pm – 6.30pm

Thursday – 7am – 6.30pm

Friday – 7am – 2.30pm and 4pm – 7pm

Saturday – 9am – 1pm

Sunday – 9am – 5pm

 

Real Tennis

The Oratory Sports Centre is home to one of just 26 courts in the country and is the original racquet sport from which the modern game of lawn tennis, or tennis, is descended.

Real Tennis is played in an asymmetrical court which contains many unusual features, sloping roofs, openings (galleries) in the walls and a main wall which has a kink in it (tambour).The game is played with racquets made of wood and hand-made balls and uses a scoring system similar to that of “lawn tennis” with the addition of a “chase”.

For members booking please visit: www.realtennisonline.com/bookings

To find out more about Real Tennis please email: [email protected]

If you have any queries or would like to join us please contact Marc Seigneur on [email protected]or call us on 01491681303.

Squash

The Oratory Sports Centre has 2 squash courts that are open to the public throughout the day. Rackets are available to hire.

To book a court please contact us:

E-Mail: [email protected]

Tel: 01491 681303, 01491 683565

Sport Hall

The sports hall is available for hire by the public and clubs for a variety of uses including football, basketball, cricket, badminton, or for birthday parties.

If you are interested in hiring the sports hall please contact the sports centre:

E-Mail: [email protected]

Tel: 01491 681303, 01491 683565

Lawn Tennis

The Oratory Sports Centre boasts 6 stunning lawn tennis courts, available to hire for just £10 an hour during the summer holidays. The grounds staff have done a superb job of keeping the courts in pristine condition. For use of the courts please make a reservation on 01491681303.

Gym

With a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, The Oratory Sports Centre offers an affordable membership only gym ideally located on the school site in Woodcote.  Without the intimidation of larger gyms, The Oratory Sports Centre believes this is the perfect location for people of all abilities and experience. Time restrictions are in place as the usage of the gym is shared with the pupils at the school.

Gym Timetable

 

Contact the Sports Centre

To enquire about any of the facilities we offer, please contact The Oratory Sports Centre:

Tel: 01491 681303 or 01491 683565 

Email: [email protected]