YSJ Active: Facilities - York St John University Sports Park on Haxby Road

The Sports Park facility is a 15 minute walk from the Lord Mayor's Walk campus and comprises of two 3G pitches - Football and Rugby Pitch, three Outdoor Tennis Courts and two Outdoor Netball Courts along with associated car parking, all of which are floodlit. As well as two grass Rugby pitches and three grass Football pitches. 

The sports centre building consists of a Sports Hall, Strength and Conditioning Suite, Human Perfomrance Lab, Sports Therapy Room, 2 classrooms, changing rooms, cafe and social space. 

Sport Park & Theatre Facility - Haxby Road

Please see the sections below for more information on pricing and booking


Opening Times

Monday 8:30am - 10:00pm

Tuesday 8:30am - 10:00pm

Wednesday 8:30am - 10:00pm

Thursday 8:30am - 10:00pm

Friday 8:30am - 10:00pm

Saturday 9:00am - 7:00pm 

Sunday 9:00am - 9:00pm

Haxby Road Sports Facility will be closed in alignment with University closure dates. Over Christmas the facility will be closed from 21 December to 1 January (inclusive). The facility will also be closed all Bank Holidays throughout the year.

* please note closing times may be earlier throughout the summer period. 


All bookings are 55 minutes long and are subject to space and staff availability.  

Sports Hall      
Full Hall £50 £40 £40 
3G Pitch      
Full pitch £85  £70 £70
1/3 pitch £38  £32 £32
Grass Pitch      
Match £70  £60 £60
Tennis Court £11  £11 £11
Netball Court £11  £11 £11

How to book

If you would like to book a facility please complete and return the form below to us.  Bookings should be made a minimum of 3 working days before the date and time required please to allow YSJActive to process it and secure staff if applicable.

Please return completed forms to YSJActive at Foss Reception or Haxby Road Reception or email them to ysjactive@yorksj.ac.uk

Please note that booking forms do not guarantee the use of the facilities, YSJActive will contact you to discuss your booking.  If the facility is available for the date/time requested payment will be required to secure the booking. All bookings are 55 minutes long and are subject to space and staff availability.

Sports Facilities Booking Enquiry Form (DOC, 67.3kB)

Booking Policy

Please click on the link for our YSJActive Booking Policy (PDF, 229KB) 

Please click on the link for our YSJActive Haxby Road Terms and Conditions (PDF, 272KB)

How to find us

York St John University Sports Park
Haxby Road
YO31 8TA

The Haxby Road Sports Park is situated on Haxby Road on the right if leaving York. There are playing fields on the north and south side of Haxby Road. Both entrances are signposted.

Parking is available on site. A parking permit system is in place 07:30 - 17:00 on weekdays. 

Contact us 

E: ysjactive@yorksj.ac.uk

Haxby T: 01904 876340

Foss T: 01904 876200

Facebook: YSJActive

Twitter: @YSJActive

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