Sports and exercise

Pardubice is an easy place to get physical. On and around the campus there are chances to exercise, learn a new sport, or simply enjoy a few hours away from your studies.

On campus is a modern indoor sports hall which includes a workout gym and wood-floor and rubber-coated floors for various courts. A range of sports, and fitness workouts, happen there. Outside the hall are outdoor tennis courts and a boat house.

The city has a an olympic-sized indoor swimming pool, two outdoor swimming pools, an ice hockey rink, a water park, extensive cycling paths and more.

Professional sports

The city is home to a professional hockey team and a basketball team. Other notable events in the city are the Czech Open, Europe's largest chess tournament, and Velká Pardubice a world-famous steeplechase.