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Gryphon Soccer Complex (GSC)

WELCOME TO THE GRYPHON SOCCER COMPLEX!

WE ARE LOCATED AT 126 - 122 ARBORETUM ROAD IN GUELPH, ON - CLICK HERE TO VISIT US!

The Gryphon Soccer Complex, or GSC, features two FIFA 2 Star Certified synthetic turf fields, two natural grass fields, and one artificial turf field. GSC facilities are great for soccer, ultimate frisbee, flag football, and rugby. GSC is home for Gryphon Varsity Lacrosse and Soccer teams, and also play host to NRG classes and University of Guelph intramurals. Visit the "GSC FEATURES" tab for more information on all of our GSC Fields!

Below is an aerial view of all the Gryphon Soccer Complex fields!

  

Take a virtual tour of the Gryphon Fieldhouse by moving the map below, or by clicking the "view on google" button in the top left corner!

 

GSC #1 West Field & GSC #2 East Field
NON-PRIME TIME 
July 1st to March 31st - Monday to Sunday 8:00am - 12:00am
Full Field
$70.00 / Hour + HST
Half Field
$42.50 / Hour + HST
May 1st to April 30th - Monday to Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm
Full Field $70.00 / Hour + HST
Half Field $42.50 / Hour + HST
PRIME TIME
April 1st to June 30th - Monday to Friday 4:00pm to 12:00am, Saturdays & Sundays all day
Full Field
$110.00 / Hour + HST
Half Field
$62.50 / Hour + HST
Special Events & Tournaments
Minimum of 8 Hours Required
Monday to Friday
$600 / Day + HST
Saturday, Sunday & Holidays
$750 / Day + HST
LIGHTS
Practice Level
$27.80 / Hour + HST
Game Level
$29.68 / Hour + HST
TV Level
$38.59 / Hour + HST
GSC #3 South Field (Natural Grass - No Lights)
$60.00 / Hour + HST  
GSC #4 North Field (Synthetic Turf - No Lights)
$52.00 / Hour + HST  
GSC #5 Field Hockey Pitch (Natural Grass)
$52.00 / Hour + HST
 
Lights
$27.80 / Hour + HST

Light charges listed above are applicable based on the following outdoor fields schedule:

  • April & May - 8:00pm
  • June & July - 8:30pm
  • August - 8:00pm
  • September - 7:30pm
  • October - 6:00pm
  • November - 4:30pm

Athletics Facility Booking Office Contact:

Tel: 519-824-4120, ext. 53790
Fax: 519-821-7973
Email: athfacility.booking@uoguelph.ca 

**Gryphon Athletics Facility Booking Office hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm. 
**Please note the office is close on Statutory holidays. 

Booking a field at the Gryphon Soccer Complex:

Click here to submit a booking request form.

Gryphon Soccer Complex fields Availability:

Click here to view our online availability.

 

Gryphon Soccer Complex Features

WEST FIELD (GSC#1)

  • FIFA 2 Star Certified synthetic turf field
  • 110 metres long by 70 metres wide
  • Full sized nets - 8 feet high by 24 feet long
  • Small sized nets - 6.5 feet high by 18.5 feet long
  • Covered benches and water fountains
  • Scoreboard and lighting
  • Bleachers accommodate up to 500 spectators

   

EAST FIELD (GSC #2)

  • FIFA 2 Star Certified artificial turf field
  • 110 metres long by 65 metres wide
  • Lines for soccer and men's lacrosse
  • Full sized nets - 8 feet high by 24 feet long
  • Small sized nets - 6.5 feet high by 18.5 feet long
  • Covered benches and water fountain
  • Scoreboard and lighting
  • Bleachers accommodate up to 150 spectators

  

SOUTH FIELD (GSC #3)

  • Natural grass field
  • 110 metres long by 70 metres wide
  • Lines for rugby and soccer
  • Permanent rugby uprights
  • No lighting

NORTH FIELD (GSC #4)

  • Artificial turf field
  • 60 metres long by 50 metres wide
  • Small sized nets - 6.5 feet high by 18.5 feet long
  • No lighting

FIELD HOCKEY PITCH (GSC #5)

  • Natural grass field
  • Small sized nets - 6.5 feet high by 18.5 feet long
  • Lines for soccer
  • No lighting

Rules & Regulations for GRYPHON SOCCER COMPLEX Facility Use, violation of any of the below listed Rules & Regulations may result in loss of facility access privileges and/or immediate removal from facility.

  1. DO NOT climb Fence to gain access. Severe Injury may result.
  2. NO ANIMALS are allowed. All animals must remain outside of the facility.
  3. Plastic Water Bottles containing WATER ONLY are allowed inside of the facility. Absolutely NO glass containers. Potable water is available at each player bench.
  4. NO FOOD products are allowed inside of the Fenced area or on the turf; including GUM, and all SEED or NUT products.
  5. Clean athletic footwear with non-marking soles must be worn on all surfaces. PLASTIC/RUBBER MOULDED CLEATS ONLY. Absolutely NO metal cleats or spikes are allowed on the field.
  6. Absolutely NO ALCOHOL or TOBACCO products are allowed. As of January 1, 2015, it will be illegal to smoke on and around children's playgrounds and publicly owned sport fields and surfaces (e.g., areas for basketball, baseball, soccer or beach volleyball, ice rinks, tennis courts, splash pads and swimming pools that are owned by a municipality, the province or a postsecondary education institution). This includes a 20 metre radius surrounding each sports field or surface on the University campus outdoors as per the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, ONTARIO REGULATION 48/06.
  7. Bicycles, Skateboards or Motorized vehicles are NOT allowed inside of the Fenced area.
  8. Fireworks or other Explosive devices are NOT permitted.
  9. NO LOITERING, please be respectful of others who will be accessing the facility immediately upon your rental completion.
  10. Do not hang off of or do "pull ups" on the sun shade structure over the player benches.
  11. The portable ATCO Trailer near the fields is available as a Change Space for users. This space is not locked during the day, DO NOT leave any valuables in the temporary trailer. The University of Guelph is NOT responsible for lost or stolen items.
  12. Programming space is to be shared appropriately with all participants.
  13. Athletic clothing appropriate to the activity must be worn.
  14. Inappropriate behaviour such as swearing, physical or verbal abuse will not be tolerated and may result in loss of facility access privileges and/or immediate removal from facility.
  15. Persons 15 years of age and under must be supervised by an adult at all times.
  16. The permitted Facility will be inspected periodically throughout all rentals by an Athletics staff representative.
  17. Use of scoreboard and timing systems must be arranged at time of rental booking in order to ensure use for your event or rental.