What is Active Places Cymru?
Places Cymru is the Number 1 website
for information about sports facilities in Wales.
Developed and maintained by Sport Wales, it provides
comprehensive data on sports facilities in Wales. Information
is held within a Geographical Information System (GIS) to enable
users to search spatially.
Why use Active Places Cymru?
- contains details of more than 2,000 facilities at around 800
sites in Wales; facilities included are sports halls, swimming
pools, squash courts, golf courses and driving ranges, synthetic
turf pitches, athletics tracks, indoor tennis centres, indoor bowls
halls, indoor athletics facilities, health and fitness suites,
studios, ski slopes, ice rinks, outdoor tennis courts and bowling
- information is checked and updated regularly;
- users are able to search spatially using a range of search
- users can personalise the Website so that the map opens focused
on their postcode;
- users can access comprehensive information about facilities
including dimensions, changing provision, opening times, disability
access and car parking provision;
- users have the choice on whether they access the English
language or Welsh language site.
For further information about Active Places Cymru please
Senior Information Officer, Sports Wales, Sophia Gardens,
Cardiff, CF11 9SW
Tel: 029 2033 8263