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Ballymote Sports and Wellbeing Centre, Downpatrick

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Find us:

Ballymote Sports wellbeing
96 Glebetown Drive
BT30 6PX

Contacts Us: 028 4461 2919 


Day of the Week                Opening times

   Mon - Fri             →               09:15 - 22:00

   Sat                      →               09:45 - 15:30

   Sun                    →               01:15 - 17:30

Please contact reception for further information or to purchase any of the above.
Tel: 028 4461 2919 E: downleisurecentre@nmandd.org

Centre Information and Application Forms:

Memberships & Prices

Car Parking

  • 37 Spaces Available
  • 4 Accessible Parking Spaces
  • Level Access and Automatic Doors


  • Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible Changing
  • Assistance Dogs are welcome onto the premises.
  • A sound enhancement system is available at certain locations within the premises.
  • All staff have Disability Awareness / Equality Training
  • Hall
  • Fitness Suite
  • Boxing Room
  • Education Room
  • Meeting Room
  • Play Park


Here at Ballymote we offer a high quality sports facility that is accessible and affordable to the whole community. The centre boasts a sports hall the size of four badminton courts, and featuring the latest sports flooring offering safety and comfort for its users and activities. It accommodates a range of team and group sports including badminton, basketball, netball, football. All floor court markings adhere to sporting best practices for fair play. The hall is available to hire by the hour at a competitive rates and can be booked for one off hire or can be block booked for a regular session.

Fitness Suite

Our bright air conditioned fitness suite is fully equipped with 22 station state of the art Pulse Fitness equipment and offers a range of fitness equipment for everyone.

Our customers can choose from cardiovascular machines such as treadmills,steppers, cross trainers and rowers, TRX, weight resistance equipment, and including a dedicated stretching area . All our Cardiovascular machines are fitted with TV screens, I pod & I phone docking stations.

All our machines have been accredited under the Inclusive Fitness Initiative, a programme that supports the fitness industry to become more inclusive, catering for the needs of disabled & non disabled people alike.

The Buddy & Health Wise scheme both operate within this Centre.

Fitness Memberships available from £24 per month with no other charges which offer unlimited use of gym and use of pool sauna /steam in Down Leisure Centre

Concessionary Rates are available for:

  • Seniors 60 years +
  • Full Time Students 16 years +
  • Means Tested Benefits
  • Adult Disabled 16years + (Buddy Card Scheme)

For a fitness programme tailored to your needs, just ask the fitness instructor he will be happy to put together a workout to suit you. Healthwise & Buddy scheme are available.

Birthday Parties

We offer a wide range of affordable, birthday party packages for kids under 16 years old. We also do all the preparation and tidying up, so you can just relax and enjoy the day.

Boxing Room

Pegasus Amateur Boxing Club operate within the Centre. The Boxing Room has a full size boxing ring and punch bags.

Education Authority Room

The Education Authority South East Region provide a wide range of activities from children aged 11years and over including After Schools Programme, Duke of Edinburagh Award and Leadership in Youth Work. All schemes are free to attend and everyone is welcome.

Play Park

A new secure Play Park is situated beside the Centre. It has Toddler & Junior Sections and some pieces of equipment are suitable for less able bodied children