Student Membership Guidance

We are please to announce that the Roger Bettles Sports Centre will be opening on Monday 12th April and the Danielle Brown Sports Centre will be reopening on Tuesday 4th May.

Please note the guidance below is in relation to the lockdown from January. For more information on how to use our facilities safely you can visit our safety in centres page. 

January lockdown membership guidance 

All memberships (with the exception of Courts and Classes/Silver) will become live from Monday 12th April.

Student membership 

We are offering FREE gym memberships exclusively for our students from Monday 12th April and throughout May and June, allowing you to access our facilities at no cost. Please visit shop@le from 12th April to obtain your free membership and become a member. If you are already a member (i.e. you purchased a yearly membership at the start of the academic year and have not yet received a refund) you will be reimbursed for April, May and June as well as the period of time both facilities (the Danielle Brown Sports Centre and the Roger Bettles Sports Centre) have been closed. 

Termly memberships

Students who purchased a Gold Termly membership have been refunded for the period of time that both facilities have been closed. These refunds were processed in January. 

Silver, Gold and Gold + memberships (Excluding students who purchased a Team Leicester club membership) 

Students who purchased a yearly membership will be refunded for April, May and June as well as the period of time both facilities have been closed. 

Students who purchased this membership type will be emailed week commencing 12th April. 

If you have purchased this membership type and a club membership please see below for guidance on your refund. 

Team Leicester memberships

Following the announcement that BUCS will not be taking place this term, we can confirm the following with regards to Team Leicester refunds. 

  • Students who purchased a Team Leicester club membership have received a full refund of their sports membership
    (Sports membership = Team Leicester membership, Silver, Termly or Gold/+)
  • All club memberships have been fully refunded*
  • Students who purchased a Team Leicester membership but not a club membership have received a full refund. 
  • All refunds of this kind were issued by 28th February 2021

*Any clubs that are an exception to this will have been notified separately.