Oxford University Sport

Oxford University Sport, based at the historic Roger Bannister Running Track, Iffley Road, has a wide range of spaces that can be used flexibly to provide interesting and unique venues to many organisations.
Located just outside Oxford’s city centre, and with generous on-site parking, our modern facilities are suitable for exhibitions, courses, seminars, meetings, presentations, workshops and special events. 

The whole of the facility can also be hired, outside term time, for events that will provide guests with a unique, modern and historic venue which includes: athletics track, artificial turf pitch, tennis courts and our swimming pool is also available by arrangement to guests. 

Our dedicated professional team will be happy to discuss your requirements to ensure that your event is tailored to your needs.

Oxford University Sport
Iffley Rd, Oxford OX4 1EQ

4 meeting spaces with capacity for up to 400 guests for Dining, Buffet, Theatre, Classroom, and Boardroom functions.







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  • Acer Nethercott Hall, Oxford University Sport

    Acer Nethercott Hall

    Dining 175

    Buffet 400

    Theatre 300

    Classroom 175

    This spectacularly modern, spacious, hall with a fresh feel and lots of light and air provides the perfect flexible event space. A second, similar sized hall and additional space is available for larger events.


    On-site parking, full hospitality offerings


    Ground floor, all facilities are fully wheelchair accessible. In fact the wheelchair basketball club use the Acer Nethercott Hall for their games.



  • Gallie-Lewis-Dean Studio, Oxford University Sport

    Gallie-Lewis-Dean Studio

    Dining 50

    Buffet 100

    Theatre 75

    Classroom 50

    Boardroom 30

    This modern studio has a cosy, welcoming feel and is ideal for groups requiring space that invites confidence and engagement.


    On-site parking, full hospitality offerings


    First floor with lift, all facilities are fully wheelchair accessible.



  • Viewing Gallery

    Dining 14

    Buffet 29

    Theatre 20

    Classroom 14

    Boardroom 10

    Our viewing gallery provides additional space with an overview of events in the Acer Nethercott Hall and is also available for smaller functions feeling spacious with the view over the Hall.


    On-site parking, full hospitality offerings


    First floor with lift, all facilities are fully wheelchair accessible.



  • Cricket Pavilion, University Parks

    Cricket Pavilion, University Parks

    Dining 35

    Buffet 50

    Theatre 30

    Classroom 35

    Boardroom 25

    Beautiful, historic, wood panelled room with views over University Parks. July- August pavilion and First Class Cricket pitch available for game hire!


    Full hospitality offerings; please note the Cricket Pavilion has only a little heating and is ideal for use in the summer.


    First floor, no lift, not available to use around or after dusk and no parking by pavilion.


    Term & Vacation