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Outdoor Facilities

Our estate at University Park is located in a tranquil setting to the west of the historic town centre, close to University Hall on the Rathelpie plateau, which forms part of the Hepburn Gardens Conservation Area. Stretching over 40 acres, the site has fine views across the Tay estuary over to the Sidlaw Hills, and was gifted to the University in 1904 by notable industrialist and benefactor Andrew Carnegie. 

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Grass pitches

Our grass pitches at University Park are renowned across the country as amongst the finest in Scotland

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Third generation synthetic pitch

Our full-size, floodlit, FIFA 2 star and World Rugby approved third-generation synthetic pitch is used for rugby, football and lacrosse

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Sand-dressed synthetic pitch

The sand dressed pitch offers a training and match venue for a number of sports clubs, including Hockey and Football

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Outdoor tennis courts

Our four-court outdoor tennis space was resurfaced in 2012, and is used regularly for Tennis Club training sessions and matches and for community tennis lessons.

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400m Running Track

Catering for long jump, triple jump, shot put, discus, high jump, polevault and steeple chase, with a multi-sport tarmac court also situated within the track

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Disc golf course

The par 30, 9-hole disc golf course starts close to the entrance to the Sports Centre and winds its way over 814m around the edge of the grass pitches

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