Exercise in Utrecht

If you want to do sports, there are plenty of opportunities in Utrecht. There are many facilities and associations for students.


HKU works with the Olympos Sports Centre. HKU students get a discount on the OlymPas, Olympos' all-in sports card, which allows you to participate in a lot of different sports.

OlymPas, the all-in sports card

The OlymPas gives you flexible and almost unlimited access to:

  • more than 80 groups lessons per week
  • a wide range of courses
  • unlimited gym facilities at two sites
  • free tennis, squash, beach volleyball and climbing
  • introductory weight training lesson
  • introductory lesson in climbing on the Kalymnos outdoor climbing wall (> 30 metres)
  • Olympos football competitions
  • Olympos tennis and squash ladder competition
  • membership of one of the many student sports associations (you pay a supplementary contribution to the association)

OlymPas fees

  • Annual card € 140.00
  • Monthly card € 17.50
Take a look at what is on offer and subscribe to Olympos

Student sports associations

In addition to many social associations, Utrecht also has a lot of student sports associations for rowing, tennis, skating and rugby, for example.

Other sports facilities

Visit the municipality of Utrecht website for an overview of sports centres, swimming pools and more.