Human Performance Unit - Business Services - University of Derby

Human Performance Unit

Derby's leading sports performance centre

Our services are specifically tailored to provide support to a wide range of sports, and for athletes of all levels, from beginners to elite performers

The Human Performance Unit at the University of Derby’s new Sports Centre is the City’s leading sports performance centre.  The £10.8 million sports centre opened in September 2015 and is fully equipped with facilities that include:

  • 3 lane indoor sprint track & sand pit
  • Strength and conditioning suite
  • Research & human performance lab
  • Physiotherapy suite
  • 3G & 4G pitches
  • Vicon 3-D camera system
  • 8 badminton court sports hall (which also accommodates basketball, netball, futsal, volleyball, dodgeball, 5-a-side)
  • Bouldering wall