HMS Temeraire Training Establishment

The current HMS Temeraire is located on Burnaby Road in Portsmouth. The establishment is home to the Director of Naval Physical Development (DNPD), and is to the alma mater for RN Sport, Adventurous and Physical Education (inc Executive Health).

Under the banner of promoting a healthy lifestyle, HMS Temeraire’s first rate fitness facilities allow Service and permitted civilian personnel to train towards fulfilling their goals. 

HMS Temeraire boasts competition grade squash courts, a 33 metre swimming pool, a comprehensive cardiovascular suite, 2 gymnasiums, (marked for Netball, Basketball, volleyball and badminton) and an outdoor tennis court. Free access is available to all Service personnel and their dependants. User passes are available to Ministry of Defence staff and pensionable ex service personnel at a nominal cost. 

The facilities are open:

Mon – Thu: 0645 – 2100
Fri: 0645 – 1930
Sat/Sun: 1000 – 1400

For general enquiries call 02392 573056

Commanding Officer Ed Evans

Rank: Commander

Commander Ed Evans joined the Royal Navy in 1981, he assumed command of HMS Temeraire in Feb 2015.

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