Sports facilities

Sports facility management

Community sport and leisure facilities in the Borders are operated through:

Sports development and active schools

You can get involved in a wide range of sport and physical activity - no matter your age or ability.

The Live Borders website contains information on the support available for participation in:

  • sport
  • coaching
  • club development
  • volunteering in sport
  • performance sport
  • after school sport

Outdoor education and adventure sport

Outdoor bases, available across the Borders, provide opportunities and services for:

  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Climbing
  • Paddling (Canoeing and Kayaking)
  • Orienteering
  • Cycling
  • Duke of Edinburgh

Health improvement

Health improvement programmes for physical activity in the Borders are also linked to the physical activity and sport services.

The healthy living network, preventing unhealthy weight and health promotion programmes are managed through the Borders National Health Service Trust (Borders NHS).

Strategy for sports

Please see our sport strategy pages for more information. You can also download the relevant strategy documents.