Canolfan Brailsford Indoor Facilities

Facilities in Canolfan Brailsford include the following:

Spin Studio

Studio 1

Hall 1

6 x Badminton Courts, 2 x Volleyball Courts, 1 x full size Basketball Court (2 x 1/2 hall Basketball Courts), 1 x Netball Court, 1 x Indoor Hockey, 1 x Five-a-side Court. There is also provision for Table Tennis and Indoor Cricket. This hall has a sprung floor and a balcony is available for spectators.

Main Sports Hall

Hall 2

4 x Badminton Courts, 1 x Volleyball Court, 1 x Netball Court, 1 x Basketball Court and 1 x Five-a-side Court.  There is also provision for Indoor Bowls, Indoor Cricket and Trampolining. A balcony is available for spectators.

Sports Dome

Our new indoor Sports Dome contains 2 x Netball Courts and 2 x Indoor Tennis Courts.

First Floor Gym

With a great view of the mountains and more than £350,000 worth of new equipment, Canolfan Brailsford offers you fitness training second to none. Canolfan Brailsford now has three fitness rooms for resistance and cardiovascular training. 

The upper floor is home to 50 state of the art Lifefitness Discovery machines, each featuring a built in touchscreen console with live television, internet access and Lifescape running courses.  Users can run through the forests of Southern Germany or the hills and gorges of the Yosemite National Park, all without leaving the air conditioned surroundings of Canolfan Brailsford. 

Exercisers can personalise their workout by logging into each machine with their membership card, smartphone or personal login. Progress can be tracked using the LFConnect app, available for Android and iOS and online.  Each Lifefitness machine is equipped with connectors for Apple and Android devices as well as Bluetooth wireless headphones

Ground Floor Gym

Equipped with brand new ‘Hammer Strength’ plate-loaded and ‘Signature selectorized’ strength equipment, the lower gym offers a strength workout like no other.   With two dual adjustable pulleys, a double selection of dumb bells, smith machine, two squat racks and a plentiful supply of discs, the lower gym provides a range of equipment to suit any training programme. With a QR code on each machine, exercisers can scan and save their results to their LFConnect account.

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Our gym area adds to our already extensive gym facilities at Canolfan Brailsford. The gym will be included as part of your membership package, and we are running two new exciting classes FIIT and HIIT in the new facility (see Class information on website) . The facility can be hired for team training, all enquiries to: Brailsford@Bangor.ac.uk

Squash Courts

The Sport Centre has four squash courts, one of which has a glass back wall with a seated viewing gallery.  We are very proud to announce that the squash courts are of International standard.

            

Climbing Wall

“Livingstone Wall”. 10 Top Ropes give access to over 30 routes from 'DIFF' to 7C, on panelled walls from off vertical to super steep. Well featured bouldering wall provides endless scope for problems of all difficulty above crash mats. For climbing courses please see ‘What's on’ page.