Oriam | Scotland's Sports Performance Centre

Home to Europe's largest indoor synthetic pitch and some of the best sports facilities in the country, Oriam is the number one destination for sport in Scotland.

Our Oriam

Oriam Kids - Tennis Classes - Sports Hall 1-min

Minis and Juniors

Our range of kids activities provide the perfect introduction to sport in a fun and safe environment. From our sports classes and tennis lessons to inflatables and birthday parties, there's fun for all the family.

Oriam Community Sport, Walking football, Academy Synthetic Pitch


Whether you're looking to play in our first-class sports facilities or join our gym, Oriam is the perfect destination for keeping fit and active in Edinburgh. Move your way and become a member today. 

Student Basketball - Oriam Sports Hall 1-min


Oriam is the home of student sport at Heriot-Watt University. Become an Oriam student member and join the Sports Union to unlock the ultimate university experience and make memories that last a lifetime. 

Oriam Sports Science and Performance Training - Strength and Conditioning Gym


As Scotland's Sports Performance Centre, Oriam is home to some of the best sports facilities in the country and offers an unrivalled performance environment for sports teams and athletes of all levels. 

Army Boxing Event - Oriam Events


Our first-class facilities offer the perfect space for a wide variety of events. From large sporting events in our sports halls and pitches to business networking events and conferences, Oriam is the ideal destination.


Move Your Way, Become a Member Today

Our membership offering is designed to help you to keep fit and active and move your way. Whether you enjoy working out in the gym or playing sports with your friends, we have an Oriam membership for you. Through our memberships you'll get the opportunity to access everything Oriam has to offer to unlock your potential and achieve your goals. As an Oriam member you can gain access to:

  • Fitness Suite and Strength and Conditioning Gym
  • Instructor led Group Exercise Classes and Personal Training
  • Discounted Pay as You Play Sports

Oriam Clinic

Sport  |  Health  |  Performance

Oriam Clinic is here to provide you with access to a variety of experienced health professionals in a world-class facility. Whether you are in early stage recovery or are returning to play, our highly qualified staff are here to support you every step of the way. All of our services are tailored to support you and your individual needs, so whether you’re looking to develop your sports performance or manage everyday pain, Oriam Clinic is here for you. Our clinic offers a wide range of services including:

  • Physiotherapy
  • Podiatry and Chiropody
  • Injury Rehabilitation

Our Mission

Be a destination for sport and exercise that is globally recognised for its performance facilities and sports education, nationally proud and locally inspiring to Heriot-Watt University and the wider community.

Our Partners

From The Blog

Welcome to the August edition of What's On at Oriam. We have a summer full of sport for

What’s On – August

The upcoming scheduled refurbishment of our three synthetic surfaces at Oriam including the 60x40 Academy Pitch, the Outdoor

Synthetic Pitch Refurbishment

World Orienteering Championships - Edinburgh 2024We are delighted to announce that we will be holding the World Orienteering

World Orienteering Championships