How to Join

Register for a Loughborough Sport account today to start using our world leading facilities

We welcome members of the community as well as our students and staff members to become part of the Loughborough Sport family.

You will only be able to purchase your gym membership online or on the Loughborough Sport App. All activities will also only be bookable through the App.

All students and staff members at Loughborough University will have a Loughborough Sport account that will be registered with their Loughborough University email ready to be activated unless this has been previously changed.

Members of the community wishing to join the gym will need to register for a Loughborough Sport account before they can purchase a membership.  

Once you have successfully registered for a Loughborough Sport account and recieved your login details you can purchase a membership that suits your fitness goals. 

Please note that by registering and using your your Loughborough Sport account, you are accepting our Terms and Conditions

How to join

To purchase your Loughborough Sport membership follow the login instructions below:

Step 1 - Download the Lboro Sport app to get started.

All Loughborough Sport members have an account configured to use the Lboro Sport app.

Additionally, all student and staff members at Loughborough University, whether they are a member or not, will have a Loughborough Sport account ready to be activated. Please do not attempt to use your University password to login, this will not work. Follow, the login instructions outlined below.

New community members will need to register for a Loughborough Sport account.

To log into the app;

  • Select the 'Account' tile on the homescreen and click 'Login'.
  • If you do not know your password choose 'Reset Password'.
  • Fill in the password request form, using your registered email address. Loughborough University student and staff members will be registered with their Loughborough Uni email unless this has been previously changed.
  • You will receive an email containing a link to reset your password. The link will be valid for 15 minutes from receiving the email.
Loughborough Sport app screenshots

Loughborough Sport app

The easy way to play, book and get involved

Quick and easy access to book your favourite fitness classes, activities and gym sessions. Keep up with the latest news and events, check out our timetables and view our special offers.

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Step 2 - Purchase your membership

Open the Loughborough Sport App

  • Click on "JOIN OUR GYMS" tile
  • Select the membership you wish to purchase
  • Add personal details and fill in preferences form
  • Click Pay and Finish


Your discount will be automatically applied at the payment summary page, you will not be asked to put in your card details until you have seen the discounted total.

If you do not have the Loughborough Sport APP

Click here to purchase your membership and follow the steps above. 

Step 3 - Book your session

Bookings must be made in advance prior to arriving at the facility.

Open the Loughborough Sport App

  • Select the tile appropraite to your booking e.g. HOYLWELL tile to book a gym session. 
  • Select the time or session you want
  • Click BOOK

PLEASE NOTE: A £3 fine will be allicated for no shows.

Payments will show on activities that are NOT included in your membesrhip, these bookings are non-refundable.