International student and want to play sports without limitations?
JOIN THE ACLO
What is the ACLO?
As an international student in Groningen you are blessed with the best student sports organisation of the Netherlands: the ACLO! If you are a student of the University of Groningen or Hanze University you can play sports for just €39,- per semester. However only if you stay less then six months. It is also possible to purchase an ACLO-sports card for €52 which is valit for the academic year in which you will buy the card. The ACLO Sports Centre is the place where yearly 18.000 students make use of different sports facilities in a student-like setting. From Zumba to skiing, and from soccer to capoeira, you’ll find it here! The ACLO offers more than 80 different kind of sports.
How can I get an ACLO-sports card?
Take €39,-; your student card and a certificate of the university to proof that you will study in Groningen for half a year to the Sports Centre information desk during working days between 8.30 and 19.00 hrs and purchase your own ACLO-sports card.
What can I do with my ACLO-sports card?
The ACLO offers sports in different ways:
Open hours: Classes where you can just walk in and participate without any obligations.
Courses: You have to enrol in advance on our website to follow a course for 5 or 10 weeks.
Free bookings: To play tennis, squash, futsal or something else with friends, just call and book a court or hall via www.aclosport.nl.
Sports Associations: There are 49 sports associations affiliated to the ACLO.
We hope to see you soon at the ACLO Sports Centre!
Sports Centre RUG & HG
9747 AC Groningen
Information: +31 (0)50 363 46 41
Reservations: +31 (0)50 363 80 63
Check the ACLO website for more information about all the sport possibilities in Groningen.
Want to buy tickets for our activities? Want to get the ESN Card? Or need some help? We are open on all weekdays!
Monday: 13.00 - 16.00
Tuesday: 13.00 - 16.00
Wednesday: 13.00 - 16.00
Thursday: 13.00 - 19.00
Friday: 13.00 - 16.00
If you want to sign up for activities you need to bring your ESN Card. If you'd like to buy tickets for friends too, don't forget to bring their details (incl ESN Card number).