Sport Park Facilities

An elite purpose built training environment with one purpose – to train and develop you to your highest potential. 

Our Sport Park is modern, professional and has some of the best university training equipment in south Wales. If you join a team, you will train at USW Sport Park - one of the best university sport venues in the UK. Our facilities are regularly used by international professional teams, such as the Wales women's national football team, Cardiff City Football Club, and the touring New Zealand, South Africa and Australia rugby squads.

The USW Sport Park is a fantastic 30 acre site located in Treforest on the Treforest Industrial Estate and is home to a wide range of sporting facilities including an indoor FIFA standard 3G football pitch which houses Catapult ClearSky Indoor GPS System, a notational analysis suite, a strength and conditioning room, an all weather pitch an outdoor 3G pitch and numerous multi use grass pitches amongst other things.

Indoor FIFA standard 3G football pitch


Fully-kitted strength and conditioning zone


All-weather, outdoor 3G pitches and grass pitches


Indoor halls for netball, basketball, and more


Analysis suites to evaluate data and video


Specialist labs and equipment


Bookings and Enquiries

All Sport Park facilities across our impressive 38-acre site are available to hire for students, staff and externals.  If you are interested in using our indoor and outdoor facilities as a training venue then you can contact us directly. Pricing will vary depending on the nature of your booking, we also offer bespoke commercial arrangements with external organisations and associations. Contact us for further details, we aim to respond to all booking enquiries withing 48-hours.

📧 External enquiries: [email protected]

Alternatively you can telephone call our Service Team:

📞  (01443) 482681

Key Contacts 

Steve Savage, Head of USW Sport
📧 [email protected]

Les Gibbs, Grounds Manager
📧 [email protected]

Lewys Thomas, Sport Officer
📧 [email protected]

Cost of Hire

Please note: Our costs are reviewed and updated on an annual basis the costs listed below reflect student and staff prices for USW student clubs or staff teams per hour for the current academic year: 2023-24.

Sport Park Facilities Cost Rate
Main Hall (Full hall) £21.00 Hourly
Main Hall (Half hall) £10.50 Hourly
ATP (Full pitch) £31.25 Hourly
ATP (Half pitch) £15.63 Hourly
3G (Full pitch) £39.00 Hourly
3G (Half pitch) £19.50 Hourly
3G Stadium (Full pitch) £45.00 -
3G Stadium (Half pitch) £22.50 -
Barn (Full pitch) £100.00 -
Grass Outdoor (Full pitch) £50.00 Hourly
Grass Outdoor (Full pitch) £112.50 Match Rate
Lecture Room £12.50 -
Strength and Conditioning Room £75.00 -

Sport Park

University of South Wales, Sport Park
Treforest Industrial Estate
CF37 5UP

How to find us

USW Sport Park is a short distance from both the Treforest and Glyntaff campuses of the University of South Wales.  

  • 🚉 The nearest train station is Treforest Estate, with regular trains departing Cardiff Central throughout the day on the South Wales Valleys Lines. 
  • 🚗 Northbound from M4: Exit at J32 and travel north on the A470 for about 4 miles. Exit the A470 at the junction marked A4054 and take the first exit into the Treforest Industrial Estate (A4054). You will see signs for USW Sport Park on your left, just before the ATS building.

  • 🚗 Southbound from Merthyr Tydfil:  Travel south on the A470 until you reach the junction marked A4054. Take the fourth exit off the roundabout into Treforest Industrial Estate (A4054). You will see signs for USW Sport Park on your left, just before the ATS building.

Opening Hours

USW Sport Park operates the following opening times during term time. Note: Outside of university term times, opening times may vary, please contact our Service Team if unsure.

  • Monday-Friday: 8:00am - 10:00pm 
  • Saturday: N/A
  • Sunday: N/A