Welcome to Raich Carter Sports Centre

Whether you want to workout in our gyms, take a dip in the pool, kick a ball on our Outdoor Astro Pitch or just have a relaxing coffee in our cafeteria, our comprehensive website contains all the information you need for an active life!

We have a great team of friendly and professional staff, dedicated to providing a quality leisure experience whenever you visit. We're here to help you, whether you want to get fit, stay fit, have fun, learn something new, meet new friends or just relax.


Opening Times


Mon - Thurs 6.00am - 10.00pm
(Pool Opens at 7.00am -
Wellness Gyms and Pool Close at 9.30pm

Friday - 6.00am - 9.00pm
(Pool Opens at 7.00am -
Wellness Gyms and Pool close at 8.30pm)

Saturday and Sunday 9.00am - 5.00pm
(Saturday Pool Closes at 3.30pm -
Sunday Pool Closes at 1.00pm)

CLOSED BANK HOLIDAY Monday's


Contact us

Commercial Road
Hendon
Sunderland SR2 8PD
0191 553 2333

general email
enquiries@raichcarter.com


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What's New


Sports Hall
Monday 18th August!!
Newly Refurbished Sports Hall
is open again for :-
Badmington, Football and Fitness Classes etc...
Roller Disco Parties
Children's Party at Raich Carter
(0191) 553 2333 or
email: enquiries@raichcarter.com
Membership Information
Full details from Lee Elliott
email memberships@raichcarter.com


Bob Oates 6-a-side league Thursday nights 7pm. Looking for new teams. Contact  07710 173918
Cafe Opening Hours

Mon   8:30am - 6pm
Tues  8:30am - 6pm
Wed   8:30am - 6pm
Thurs 8:30am - 6pm
Fri      8:30am - 7:45pm 
Sat     9:00am - 3:45pm
Sun    10:00am - 3:00pm

Last food orders 30 mins
prior to closing

We now offer an indoor facility for storage of bicycles, at owners own risk.
Tuesday 2nd September 2014
Fitness classes will be in VALLEY Road school due to Channel 4 Visit in sports hall.

Incorrect information regarding pool ratios on Party Leaflets, please see Pool Programme for correct information
Special Pool Notice
Pool will be closing at 8:30pm on
13th, 14th, 19th, 20th and 21st
(apologies for change to normal times)
Roller Disco Sundays

Starts again on Sept 21st
2pm - 3pm

4 plus 1 hire of skates or
but bring your own skates.