Bicester Garden Town - Recreation, culture and shopping

Sports and leisure

Bicester residents have lots of choice when it comes to keeping fit

Visit Bicester Leisure Centre for a workout, swim or game of tenpin bowling, or enjoy the state of the art 3G pitch for football, rugby and other activities at the multi-million-pound purpose built sports village in Kingsmere. For those looking to take up a new activity there are numerous sports clubs in the area.

Bicester Leisure Centre

Situated on Queen’s Avenue, Bicester Leisure Centre offers a wide array of facilities. Whether a fitness fanatic or someone who enjoys spending their time in a relaxed environment within a leisure centre, Bicester Leisure Centre has something for everyone. The centre boasts:

  • 96 station gym
  • 25m (six-lane )swimming pool
  • 15m learner and fun pool
  • Four court sports hall
  • Spin studio
  • Fitness studio
  • Dance Studio
  • 3 squash courts
  • Activity hall
  • All-weather pitch
  • Cafe Vita
  • Creche
  • Six-lane ten pin bowling and amusement area
  • Sauna, steam and spa

There is also a comprehensive programme of exercise classes ranging from aerobics and body pump to yoga and Zumba. The centre also has a six-lane ten pin bowling alley and amusement area with offers and promotions for the whole family.

The centre is open seven days a week; people can choose to either pay as they go or sign up for various membership types.

For more information, call 01869 253914 or visit Bicester Leisure Centre

Health routes and Cycle routes

The Health Routes, funded by NHS England, are part of the Bicester Healthy New Town Programme. A key aim of the programme is to increase physical activity amongst residents.

View our health and cycle routes

Bicester Sports Village

Whitelands Farm Sports Ground is a multi-million pound sports village which was built in south west Bicester to increase sporting opportunities across the town in line with its proposed growth.