Sports and recreation
Fitzwilliam has a proud tradition of sporting excellence and a great selection of sport facilities to match.
The new two-storey College multi-gym was opened in 2015 thanks to a legacy from an alumnus. It is now in same building as the Squash Courts. College members must have an induction prior to using the gym; please speak to the Porters for details. The gym features a number of weights, running and workout equipment.
College members are free to use the purpose-built Squash Courts at the front of the College. Booking in advance is recommended to ensure you have a court to play on.
The Squash Courts at the front of the College also feature a number of table tennis tables. Booking in advance is recommended to ensure you have a table to play on.
The College Auditorium in Gatehouse Court also features a full badminton court which is available for use on Wednesdays.
The College Boat Club's new boathouse opened in 2007, funded in part by contributions from members of the Billygoats Society, a charity which provides financial support to the Boat Club.
Please contact the Boat Club Captain if you wish to join the Boat Club.
Oxford Road playing fields
For sports requiring plenty of space, such as cricket and football, the College playing fields are available for use. The fields are located on Oxford Road, not far from the College. Speak to the Groundsman for access to the playing fields.
Get involved with a sports club for access to an even wider range of activities and facilities, and a chance to make lasting friends.