For over 90 years, Chapel Gate (or Bournemouth Sports Club as it is also known) has been at the heart of the local sporting community.
Located next to Bournemouth Airport, it’s 65-acre site is home to a variety of sports including football, rugby, hockey, cricket, squash, table tennis, archery and rifle shooting.
Managed by BU Community Business (BUCB), Chapel Gate regularly hosts local sports’ clubs and schools. It is also the main training and 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’s a popular venue for weddings, parties and corporate events too, with the Clubhouse Bar accommodating up to 300 people.