Peffermill Outdoor Gym

We have collaborated with US based company PLAE, to deliver a new outdoor fitness solution to Peffermill, the first of its kind in a UK or European Higher Education setting.

Installed on the 100m sprint track between the two water-based hockey pitches, the Peffermill Outdoor Gym offers multiple functional fitness stations and an array of premium equipment. In a UK and EU University first, the Outdoor Gym features “PLAE Scout Lockers” born out of a partnership with BeaverFit, a world leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of training equipment.

Equipment available

  • Integrated squat stands, pull up bars, rope climb and punch bags
  • Eleiko bars, weights, kettlebells & slam balls
  • Concept2 ski ergs
  • Rogue Echo assault bikes
  • 20m section of PLAE Attack turf track
  • M4 Tank sled and battle ropes.

The Peffermill Outdoor Gym also features an extensive canopy cover to ensure it can be used in all but the most severe Weather.


  • Booking rates area available on request
  • University of Edinburgh Sports Union Clubs wishing to use the Peffermill Outdoor Gym should contact the Sports Union
  • All other booking enquiries should be directed to
  • Only qualified coaches, with a UKSCA certificate or similar, are allowed to lead exclusive sessions at the Outdoor Gym

  • Sport & Exercise Booking Terms and Conditions