Get fit at Scottish Borders
If you want to keep up your fitness whilst studying at Scottish Borders, there are facilities nearby to do just that.
The TriFitness Sports centre is located right next to campus and offers discounts to students who join. It has a range of gym and cardio equipment as well as fitness and dance classes.
On your bike
If you love to cycle, the 95-mile Tweed Cycleway is perfect for you. Running through the heart of the Scottish Borders with the River Tweed as its linking theme, it's a challenging route to take on. Check it out.
Other sports facilities available in Galashiels include:
- Swimming pool
- Athletics Track
- All-weather Pitches
- Games Halls
- Tennis/Squash Courts
The surrounding countryside also has golf courses and opportunities for fishing and horseriding too!
Being a Heriot-Watt student, you can also take advantage of the amazing facilities on Edinburgh Campus. You can take part in the clubs and activities or make use of the Oriam.
Whichever way you want to stay fit and healthy whilst studying, you can find it at Scottish Borders!
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