DIR is a chain of fitness and wellness centres with 20 gyms across Barcelona and Sant Cugat. If you are a UIC Barcelona student, PAS/PDI or Alumni member, you may sign up at any of its centres for a special price of € 45.30 for people under 30 or over 60 and € 53.29 for people between 30 and 60 years (VAT included). This will include unlimited access to all centres during available opening hours and up to 9,800 fitness classes a month. You only have to present your student card together with your ID card at the reception of the DIR center where you want to sign up.
Artós Sports Club is a sports complex located in the Barcelona district of Sarrià. It is home to 9 paddle tennis courts and 3 football pitches: 1 futsal (18×38) and 2 3-a-side football pitches (9×18). The complex offers any UIC Barcelona students, PAS/PDI or Alumni group members who show their UIC Barcelona card a special discount when booking paddle tennis courts, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. or 3 to 6 p.m., or football pitches, Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Pàdel Mirasol is a sports centre with top-rate paddle tennis facilities in the heart of Mirasol, 2 km from the Sant Cugat Campus. This complex includes 4 paddle tennis courts, changing rooms and a restaurant, and offers UIC Barcelona students, PAS/PDI and Alumni members discounts on courts, Monday to Friday (working days only), 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Brafa Sports School is a sports organisation with a social side that sees sports as a grassroots activity, and as a way to educate young people and adults.
This is why the school encourages the practice of different sports such as football, futsal, basketball, programmes to encourage 4 to 7 year-olds to get into sports. Psychomotor development and games are the main cornerstones of these activities.
It also has three 7 a side football pitches and two futsal pitches, all synthetic grass pitches, as well as a covered sports complex.
UIC Barcelona and Brafa have signed a cooperation agreement via which students, PAS and PDI staff and Alumni, as well as close family members, are eligible for a 15% discount on all the official fees.
UIC Barcelona has reached an agreement with La Salle Sport & Fitness under which students, PAS, PDI and Alumni members, as well as direct family members, may use the facilities on Carrer del Lluçanès, 43, in Barcelona.
This agreement includes a reduced monthly rate of €36, free registration, full admission to the gym and use of the following facilities:
Fitness room (cardio equipment and free weights)
You may also book the following facilities at the indicated rates:
Squash: Not included in the monthly fee, advance booking required
Futsal: €50/hr for a court. Changing rooms included. Not included in the monthly fee, advance booking required.