We offer multi-use gym facilities, rowing suites and swimming pool among our numerous amenities to help you get fit and stay fit.   

Welcome to HMS Collingwood

Located in Fareham, HMS Collingwood Sports and Recreation Centre (SARC) welcomes all serving and non-serving Royal Navy personnel. Families of serving personnel based here are also eligible to use the facilities, with visits being allowed on the production of an amenity pass which needs to be applied for ahead of time.

An induction is mandatory for all visitors before use of any facilities. Weekend swimming pool use requires booking with at least 24 hours notice.

When and where to find us

Hampshire, Southern England

HMS Collingwood
Sport and Recreation Centre
Newgate Lane
PO14 1AS

013290 332625

Opening hours
Day Hours
Monday 07:00 – 21:00
Tuesday 07:00 – 21:00
Wednesday 07:00 – 21:00
Thursday 07:00 – 21:00
Friday 07:00 – 18:00
Saturday 10:00 – 14:00
Sunday 10:00 – 14:00

What we offer you

Health and Fitness Centre

Our Health and Fitness Centre facilities here at Collingwood include:

  • Maternity suite
  • Cardiovascular suite
  • Rowing suite
  • Two strength training areas
  • Functional fitness room

We're also able to provide private fitness areas tailored for your use, with staff at the centre able to help with this.


Our two indoor gymnasiums here, each 30.4m x 18.2m, can facilitate a range of exercise and training activities and indoor sports, including:

  • Football
  • Hockey
  • Cricket
  • Volleyball
  • Badminton
  • Basketball

The gyms are also able to play host to circuit training classes.

Squash Courts

Our two squash courts are available during gym opening times, with booking required to ensure their use.

Both courts can each be reserved on a first come first served basis.

Watt Bike Suite

Our state-of-the-art advanced watt bike suite contains 11 watt bikes for general use and instruction.

The suite is fully equipped with Bluetooth speaker and TV system, allowing spinners to:

  • Workout in a group
  • Interact with pre-set classes
  • Monitor heart rate levels during workouts

Swimming Pool

Our swimming pool is 33m in length, and features a 1m springboard and a 3m diving board. A sauna and Jacuzzi are also available.

Swimming Pool Opening Hours (subject to daily changes):

  • Monday, Wednesday and Thursday: 07:00 – 08:00, 10:00 – 11:00, 12:00 – 13:00, 15:00 – 15:45, 16:15 – 17:00
  • Tuesday: 07:00 – 08:00, 09:30 – 10:30, 12:00 – 13:00, 15:00 – 15:45, 16:15 – 17:00.
  • Friday (three sessions): 07:00 – 08:00 | 10:00 – 11:00 | 12:00 – 13:00. Saturday and
  • Saturday (one session): 08:00 – 11:00. (Bookings required a minimum of 24 hours in advance.)

Sports Pitches and Courts

A range of outdoor facilities for team and group sports are available from HMS Collingwood, including:

  • Astroturf area
  • Outdoor workout facility
  • Football pitches
  • Rugby pitches

We're also able to provide an indoor 3G football pitch.

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