Sport & Fitness

Home to the Munrow Sports Arena and two flexible meeting rooms, the University of Birmingham’s Sport & Fitness offers an outstanding accessible venue.

The sleek lines and contemporary style of this cutting edge sports centre provide a stylish welcome to any visitor. The centre is conveniently located on the Bristol Road, only 8 minutes’ walk from University station.

Munrow Sports Arena

This spacious sports hall is a fantastic addition to the University’s selection of venues.

Its high ceiling and sense of scale makes it ideal for shell schemes and exhibitions. It also makes a striking show court, and is the perfect showcase for a product launch.

Key features


The arena has 791 raked bleacher seats for spectators, as well as a viewing balcony with a capacity of 200.

Room Maximum Capacity Theatre Style Banquet Style Cabaret Style Bleacher seats
Munrow Arena 791 - - - 791

Key information

The whole arena is 56.7m x 36.9m giving a square metre area of 2,092.23. The height of the hall is 9m, and the floor is a wooden semi-sprung floor.

The arena is made up of three sports halls, and can be divided into two or three smaller spaces, or hired as a whole.


Delivered catering is available in the Munrow Sports Arena, with a range of cold options.


Sport & Fitness has its own multi-storey car park, available at a discounted rate. Please see the Finding Us page for details.

Meeting rooms

Find all the flexibility you need for your meeting in this fresh, clean and adaptable space.

Key features


Sport & Fitness offers three meeting room options: a small meeting room for meetings up to 20; a larger room for 40; and a combined space offering seating for 60 theatre style. This combined space is also available classroom-style for 30.

Room Maximum Capacity Theatre Style Banquet Style Cabaret Style Classroom Style
Meeting Room 1 20 - - - 20
Meeting Room 2 40 - - - 40
Combined Meeting Room 1 and 2 60 - - - 60


Both meeting rooms have ceiling projectors.


Delivered catering is available with a range of options to suit your needs, from simple refreshments to a working lunch.


Sport & Fitness has its own multi-storey car park.

Visitor information

For directions and parking information, see our Finding Us pages.

If you'd like more information on hiring Sport & Fitness for your event, please contact a member of the team.

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