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Cardiff University Sports Fields

Cardiff University owns an extensive 33 acre site which provides students, staff and external users with high quality grass pitches accompanied by catering and substantial changing facilities. The site is located 6 miles to the east of the Cathays city centre campus in Llanrumney.

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Enquiries & Booking Information

Bookings can be made up to 7 days in advance by contacting:

Cardiff University Sports Fields

Phone:029 2077 7377

For bookings above 7 days in advance please click here to make your enquiry.

For prices and charges please click here for further information


Outdoor Facilities

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Rugby Field


33 acres of high quality grass pitches


  • 3 Rugby Pitches
  • 9 Football Pitches and 2 summer pitches
  • 1 Lacrosse Pitch
  • 1 Floodlit Grass Pitch

New full sized 3G all weather match pitch. Hire half for training or full pitch for fixtures! 

The facility opened for the 2014/15 season and hosts international and club sport all year round -

  • FIFA 2* approved
  • IRB approved
  • Fully floodlit
  • Barriered pitch with stand
  • Gridded warmup area suitable for scrummaging
  • 11aside and mini goals for football
  • American Football posts
  • Use the online enquiry form or contact for more information


Changing Facilities


Extensive changing facilities


The Pavilion with more than 20 changing rooms also offers a lounge area. It has a professional meeting room with media facilities for all your coaching and conference needs. This highly sought after facility is available to external clubs and associations for use in a variety of sports and is now operational from 09:00 Monday - Sunday. Please contact the facility for further details of weekend usage.

Regular external users of this facility include the Welsh Rugby Union, Cardiff Blues Rugby, Newport-Gwent Dragons Rugby, Cardiff City FC, the Welsh Football Association and touring International teams - Most recently the Argentinean and Scottish Senior and Development Rugby squads.




There are good parking facilities for cars and coaches at this site, however on the few occasions when large student competitions are taking place, parking may become limited. It should be noted that the facility is located in a residential area and that all users are required to show care and consideration when parking in the surrounding areas.

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