Welcome to the brand new Northern Gateway Sports Complex! We are pleased to announce that Leisure Leagues Colchester have been given exclusive access to run their 5 & 6 a side Colchester football leagues on the brand new 4G artificial football pitch.
The 18 Acre site is located on the northern fringe of Colchester at junction 28 of the A12 and adjoining the Weston Homes Community Stadium, home to Colchester United Football Club, with easy access off Boxted Road and Urbis Romanae. Ideal for teams from Highwoods, Mile End, Braiswick & surrounding villages such as; Horkesley Heath, Boxted Cross, Deadham, Ardleigh, Manning Tree, West Bergholt & East Bergholt. The Northern Gateway Sports Complex has plentiful car parking, changing rooms, showers & access to the Rugby Clubs Sports Bar! - Expected completion date is May 2020.
Our games will be played on the prestigious, spacious 4G artificial pitch with no kickboards or overhead height rules (Our rules are very similar to 11 a side rules). All standards and abilities are welcome from all walks of life: Office Workers, Builders, Police officers, Military Personnel & Students are all welcome at our leagues. Our FA qualified Refs will look after your match and our Event Manager is always on hand to ensure you receive the best match night experience. What makes us stand out from the rest? We have assigned area managers available 24/7 to answer all your questions or queries. Unlike other providers, our teams actually turn up every week! We do not tolerate disruptive teams, they are simply removed from our leagues.
For a limited time only you can sign up to 'the early bird' £5 team sign up offer! to secure your teams place in the league.
We will be running the following leagues:
Tuesdays (5 a Side) Colchester 1900 - 2200
Wednesdays (6 a Side) Colchester 1900 - 2200
Thursdays (6 a Side) Colchester 1900 - 2200
Sundays (5 a Side) Colchester 1800 – 2100
THE NORTHERN GATEWAY KEY FEATURES:
· Seven grass playing pitches
· Two illuminated 3G artificial pitches
· Club house
· Illuminated regional standard cycle track
· Learn to Ride area
· Sports hall
· Archery area
· Car parking
· Dog training area
· Landscaped walks
Leisure World’s Northern Gateway Sports Park will be a 76-acre site providing both indoor and outdoor sports and leisure activities, opening 2020.
With a five court Sports Hall, Indoor Cricket, Fitness Suite, Exercise Studio, Spin Studio, a 1-mile floodlit Cycling Track, Meeting Rooms, 2x 4G Pitches, Archery, accessible cycling routes, Learn to Ride and cyclo-cross, the Northern Gateway Sports Complex will be perfect for individuals, groups and schools looking to get fit and healthy, along with creating new jobs and volunteering opportunities with recruitment starting in 2019.
The Café on site will be the perfect place for all to enjoy. The Northern Gateway Sports Park will become a social hub for the North of Colchester, for new and existing cyclists, sports clubs (Football & Rugby players) and people wanting to keep fit and healthy. Leisure Leagues Colchester 5 & 6 a side football leagues is proud to be a partner with Leisure World Northern Gateway.
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