English Institute of Sport, Sheffield

The venue offers a range of high quality sports performance areas including Judo, Combat, Netball, Badminton, as well as an Athletics Arena complete with 200m 6-lane track and throws area plus the exclusive World Snooker Academy.

EISS is an inspiring setting for conferences and seminars with a range of meeting rooms and an in-house catering service. To compliment the facilities there is a health & fitness membership, The Valley, which is dedicated to offering on-going guidance and support with regular personal training sessions and a capped membership.

The Institute is home to representatives of a number of National Governing Bodies and influential sporting organisations including English Institute of Sport (Support Centre), England Athletics, British Judo, England Netball, England Basketball, British Volleyball, British Handball, Amateur Boxing Association, British Table Tennis Federation and South Yorkshire Sport.

In addition to the above, EISS provides a spectacular setting for major sporting events and has hosted the AAA Championships, World Volleyball Championships, English Table Tennis Championships, Netball European Championship, Channel 4 The Games and ITV Fit Club!

Sheffield Sharks

The Sharks have been a leading basketball franchise in the British Basketball League since 1994 having won 10 championship titles throughout its 14 year existence.

The English Institute of Sport is a Quality Assured Visitor Attraction.

Contact Information

Email: info@eis-sheffield.co.uk

Phone: 0114 223 5600

Website: http://www.eis-sheffield.co.uk


English Institute of Sport

Coleridge Road


South Yorkshire

S9 5DA

Find on Map

Opening Times

Monday to Friday - 8:00 to 22:00 Saturday & Sunday - 9:00 to 20.00



BY CAR - The event car park is based off site at Sheffield Arena. Follow Brown signs for Sheffield Arena from Junctions 33&34. From the City Centre - Follow signs for A57/M1 then A6109 Lower Don Valley. Pick up signs for Sheffield Arena. Please ensure you leave an extra 10 minutes for travel from the car park to the English Institute of Sport - Sheffield.

For disabled car parking please contact the venue.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT - (Traffic congestion will be high in the Don Valley area. We recommend using public transport). For details on times, stops and prices for all public transport contact traveline on 01709 515151.

BY TRAM - Supertram Park and Ride options are available at M1 J34 - Meadowhall and M1 J33 Sheffield City Centre. Travel takes 15mins or less.

The Arena / Don Valley Stadium Supertram stop is 5 mins walk from the EIS.

BY BUS - Numbers 69, 130. 287 run from Sheffield City Centre & Meadowhall. They stop outside the EIS.

BY TRAIN - Trains run to Sheffield City Centre and Meadowhall Transport Interchange. Both are next to a Supertram stop

Accessible by Public Transport: Meadowhall station is 1 mile away.


Price depends on event/activities being held please check website.

Useful Information:

  • Regional Tourist Board Member
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Accepts groups
  • Coach parties accepted
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • Telephone (public)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments
  • Free Parking
  • Parking with charge
  • Facilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitality
  • Leisure facilities onsite
  • Education/study area
  • Facilities for educational visits
  • Facilities for groups
  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets
  • Wheelchairs available