The College sportsground, a 12 acre site on Wilberforce Road near Grange Road, consists of 2 football pitches, 1 rugby pitch, 9 tennis courts (3 newly-laid hardcourts and 6 grass courts), 1 cricket pitch and 2 netball courts. Over the past 5 years the majority of the ground has been relaid including a new cricket square and the six first-class tennis courts. There are three changing rooms, two male and one female.

Many Members of Emmanuel enjoy the facilities, including:

  • Four football teams – the 1st, 2nd , MCR and the ladies Pink Panther side.
  • The Rugby 1st team.
  • Two tennis clubs – the College Mens and Ladies.
  • Two cricket clubs – the College 1st team and a combined MCR (Graduate) side.
  • Three netball teams – two ladies and a mixed side.

The sportsground is available to Fellows, Students and Staff of the College and guests by arrangement. If you are interested in playing for any of the above teams or otherwise making use of the facilities then please contact the Head Groundsman, Mark Robinson, using or on (01223) 353961.

Wireless Internet access is available at the Sportsground. Please contact the Computer Office for connection instructions.