Gym Protocol and Use

We hope you enjoy LYIT's new gym, refurbished in 2020, with its modern dual-use equipment. In the interest of safety and respect for each other, please observe the following gym protocols.

Gym Protocol

  1. Please swipe in at reception with your student, staff or member id card on every visit.
  2. An induction is necessary before using the gym for the first time. Please request via
  3. For hygiene purposes, please bring a small personal hand towel to the gym on every visit.
  4. We kindly ask that you clean the machines and equipment you use, immediately after use, with disinfectant spray and paper towels provided.
  5. Please replace all dumbbells, bars and weights plates on the racks after use
  6. Lockers and shelves outside the gym are provided for bag storage. Do not leave personal or valuable items in unattended bags.
  7. For use of the hall, click on this booking form.

Covid Protocol

  1. If you have any flu like symptoms such as a persistent cough, sore throat, fever, loss of taste or smell etc, or if you have been or suspect you might have been in close contact, within the past week, with someone who has Covid symptoms, please do not come to the Sports Centre.
  2. Please let us know if you develop Covid symptoms within a week post-use of the Sports Centre, by emailing
  3. Please practice good hygiene and respiratory etiquette at all times.
  4. Please respect each other’s personal space by keeping a respectful distance from each other.
  5. Please do not congregate in the weights areas – 4 users maximum in these sections.
  6. Sessions are restricted to 60 minutes per person, once daily.


LYIT Sports Centre
An Dánlann
Letterkenny Institute of Technology 
Port Road
Co Donegal
F92 FC93

  +353 (0)74 918 6800
Sports Centre