Sports Facilities

Newforge Sports Complex

Newforge Sports Complex is home to the Athletic Association and is where the majority of our social and sporting clubs are based. Police staff may become members of the Athletic Association. You will be able to avail of the modern and comfortable recreational facilities and will be encouraged to socialise with family and colleagues in the relaxed and friendly surroundings. The Complex has a well-equipped Leisure and Fitness Club offering personal training and Cryospa services, as well as a range of grass sports pitches. In 2019 Newforge began an £8 million development of the complex. The outdoor pitches will open in October 2020 and the indoor sports arena in April 2022. This includes new artificial sports pitches, courts, artificial bowling green and an indoor sports arena with a state of the art fitness centre and strength & conditioning suite.

The Complex also hosts a variety of services for members (often at preferential rates), including Credit Union, Physiotherapy, Podiatry, Car Sales, Insurance Services, Independent Financial Advice, Travel Agency Services, Restaurant, Banquet/Conference Facilities and a Gift Shop. For more information please visit

On Site Gyms 

The Police Service of Northern Ireland is committed to supporting employee health and wellbeing by providing sports hall and fitness room facilities at major sites in Belfast, Newry, Enniskillen, Portadown, Maydown and Antrim. Some other police stations may be equipped with smaller fitness rooms containing high quality training equipment which is provided and maintained by Physical and Health Education Unit.