The Mardyke Arena UCC offers the best variety and range of exercise and fitness equipment. The equipment at the Arena is True Fitness, one of the top brands worldwide.

Our Gyms have a plentiful supply of treadmills, steppers, cross trainers, bikes and rowers that will help provide you with a good aerobic workout while our resistance equipment and free weights area ensures that all levels of fitness and requirements are met by all users no matter when they train.

Our friendly, professional, and fully qualified staff are always on hand to offer support, encouragement, advice, and motivation. Feel free to call in and speak with one of our fitness instructors who will advise you as to how best to use our facilities to suit your own fitness needs. Whether you are a complete newcomer to the fitness gym culture or a seasoned user, you will find what you are looking for here at the Mardyke Arena UCC.

Free Weights - Red Gym

Our free weights gym is located on the ground floor and is known to members as the Red Gym.

This gym has a vast array of equipment including squat racks, benches, dumbbells, and cable machines. 

Cardio & Machine Weights - Blue & Green Gyms

The Mardyke Arena UCC operates two cardio gyms. The Blue Gym is located on the 1st floor and the Green Gym is located on the 2nd floor.

Both gyms have a plentiful supply of cardio equipment and selection of machine weights. 

No booking is required for both the Blue Gym & Green Gym. 

Elite Athlete/ Team High Performance Gym.

Exciting plans are being developed which will see the facility become a centre for continual professional development of athletes and coaches and we will work with all stakeholders at local, national and international level in making this goal a reality. 

The Arena team will provide expert support and services to the Performance Sports in UCC; namely Rugby, Soccer, Hockey, GAA and Rowing while also offering professional support and services to elite athletes and teams in Cork and Munster