Sport at Northern Gateway

VISION & THREE CORE AMBITIONS

Vision:

A new gateway for Colchester

Cutting edge destination

Memorable spaces

An exemplary approach to sustainability

Enterprise and employment opportunities

Three Core Ambitions:

Participation – increased opportunity to participate in sport

Performance – improved quality of facilities for high level competition

Healthy Activity – to promote good health and a wellness lifestyle

 

MASTERPLAN KEY FEATURES:

 

  • Seven grass playing pitches
  • Two illuminated 3G artificial pitches
  • Rugby club house
  • Illuminated regional standard cycle track
  • Learn to Ride area
  • Sports hall
  • Archery area
  • Car parking
  • Dog training area
  • Landscaped walks

A NEW RUGBY CLUBHOUSE

A relocated rugby club from the current Mill Road site with nine pitches

Two artificial 3G pitches suitable for rugby football and other training/matches available for club and community

A new rugby clubhouse building with a function room and viewing gallery overlooking the pitches