£24m leisure centre opens in Linwood, Scotland

by Jessica Tasman-Jones | 08 May 2013

Linwood's sport and community centre ON-X has officially opened following a £24m investment by Renfrewshire Council.

Designed by Cr8 Architecture and built by BAM Construction, the facility includes an eight court sports hall, two squash courts, 600sq m gym, four fitness studios, and athletics track.

The new centre is part of the council's £40m investment in local leisure facilities.

It also features three swimming pools including a six-lane 25m competition pool, teaching pool and leisure pool with flumes and lazy river feature.

The gym offers 100 stations, a functional training area and a dedicated indoor cycling studio.

Outdoors a sand dressed floodlit pitch will be available for seven and 11 a side football, as well as hockey, rounder's and touch rugby.

In addition to sporting facilities, ON-X also features a centre for adults with learning disabilities, and meetings, training and event space.

Linwood's sport and community centre ON-X has officially opened following a £24m investment by Renfrewshire Council. Designed by Cr8 Architecture and built by BAM Construction, the facility includes an eight court sports hall, two squash courts, 600sq m gym, four fitness studios, and athletics track. The new centre is part of the council's £40m investment in local leisure facilities. It also features three swimming pools including a six-lane 25m competition
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The new £24m ON-X leisure centre in Linwood
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