The £15m Pickaquoy Centre in Orkney is recognised as a first class sports, arts, conference and social facility, offering an excellent range of activities for all ages and abilities to enjoy. As an integral part of the community, it has also hosted world class arts festivals, music events, exhibitions, conference and sports competitions. The Centre includes a high quality campsite with some of the best facilities in Scotland.


We offer a range of memberships to meet your personal and lifestyle goals whilst ensuring they are affordable and offer value for money. Click here...


If you’re looking for something for the kids to do, we’ve got it covered! With a range of activities on offer they can play till their hearts are content, learn something new, get active or even sit back and relax! Click here...

What's On

6:30 pm BodyPump
Oct 30 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
This strength endurance workout incorporates barbells and adjustable weights with highly motivational music to maximise the experience and delivers a fantastic all over body workout.
7:45 pm Fitness Yoga
Fitness Yoga
Oct 30 @ 7:45 pm – 8:30 pm
Yoga will compliment any fitness routine as you increase strength and flexibility and promote muscle toning. The flowing routines done to music can improve cardio vascular fitness and increase stamina as well as providing a balanced fitness routine. Breathing with movement massages the organs acting as a detox and is scientifically proven to reduce the effect of stress
9:00 pm National Theatre: Frankenstein
National Theatre: Frankenstein
Oct 30 @ 9:00 pm
National Theatre: Frankenstein
*Benedict Cumberbatch as The Creature* Due to unprecedented audience demand, National Theatre Live’s thrilling broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas for a limited time this Halloween. Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered Creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. Meeting with cruelty wherever he goes, the friendless Creature, increasingly desperate and vengeful, determines to track down his creator and strike a terrifying deal. Directed by Danny Boyle, Read More »
9:30 am CardioSculpt
Oct 31 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
A combination of 30 minutes of CardioCycle and 30 minutes of strength and conditioning work. Great for those wanting cardio and conditioning in one class.
10:45 am BodyBalance
Oct 31 @ 10:45 am – 11:30 am
BodyBalance gives individual focus on flexibility, strength and controlled breathing combining Yoga, Pilates and Tai Chi, leaving you feeling relaxed and renewed.
5:30 pm BodyCombat
Oct 31 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
BodyCombat combines moves and stances from a range of self-defence disciplines like karate and boxing into an energetic routine. Music and choreography create a fierce, fun experience which raises fitness levels while reducing fat and cholesterol.
6:00 pm Yoga
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A combination of physical and mental exercises which promote flexibility, reduce stress and increase stamina and strength.
6:30 pm Halloween Special: Alien & Aliens
Halloween Special: Alien & Aliens
Oct 31 @ 6:30 pm
Halloween Special: Alien & Aliens
In space, no one can hear your scream… This Halloween, don’t miss the chance to scream along with other cinema-goers as you watch the Directors’ Cuts of two of the most iconic sci-fi-horror films of all time, back on the big screen for one night only! In Ridley Scott’s Alien, the commercial vessel Nostromo receives a distress call from an unexplored planet. After searching for survivors, the crew heads back to the ship but soon Read More »
6:30 pm Zumba
Oct 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Zumba combines high energy and motivating music with unique moves and combinations making this a fantastic dance-based fitness workout. Zumba is a fun aerobic workout suitable for people of all ages.
7:10 pm Aqua Zumba
Aqua Zumba
Oct 31 @ 7:10 pm – 7:55 pm
Aqua Zumba is a safe, effective and challenging water-based workout set to international dance rhythms that integrates the Zumba formula and philosophy into traditional aqua fitness – take the Zumba party to the pool!

Holiday Activities

During holidays there are lots of activities on offer at the Centre to help keep the kids entertained plus a fun-filled, supervised Holiday Camp. Click here...


We have a huge range of activities that will help you to concentrate on your fitness and health. We are here to help you reach your fitness and health goals and will help you to maintain these too. Click here...


With modern facilities we are confident your stay will be a comfortable one. Why not set up base alongside Orkney’s premier leisure facility, with activities on offer to suit the whole family. Click here...


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