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Chapel Gate

Chapel Gate, based next to Bournemouth Airport, is a 65-acre sports facility and home to a variety of sports including football, rugby, hockey, cricket, squash, table tennis, archery and rifle shooting.

Managed by BU Community Business, Chapel Gate regularly hosts local sports’ clubs and schools. It is also the main playing venue for the University’s sports’ teams.

Whilst Chapel Gate is well known for sports, including hosting the world’s largest sport and music festival, Bournemouth 7s, it is also an ideal setting for any occasion, including both private and corporate events.


The number of sports played at Chapel Gate


The combined number of football, rugby, hockey and cricket pitches across Chapel Gate


The number of acres of the Chapel Gate site


The number of people who play sport at Chapel Gate every week

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