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Gryphon Soccer Complex

Gryphon Soccer Complex

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About the Gryphon Soccer Complex

West Field (GSC#1)

The West Field (GSC#1) located in the Gryphon Soccer Complex features a FIFA 2 Star Certified synthetic turf field that measures 110 metres long and 70 metres wide. With access to full nets (8 feet high and 24 feet long), mini nets (6.5 feet high and 18.5 feet long), covered benches, water, lighting and a scoreboard, this facility is perfect for soccer, ultimate frisbee and flag football. Bleachers can accommodate up to 500 people. In addition, this field is the home of our Gryphon Varsity Soccer teams, so come out to the soccer complex to support our Gryphs!

East Field (GSC#2)

The East Field (GSC#2) located in the Gryphon Soccer Complex features a FIFA 2 Star Certified artificial turf field measuring 110 metres long by 65 metres wide. This field is lined for both soccer and men's lacrosse and has access to full nets (8 feet high and 24 feet long), mini nets (6.5 feet high and 18.5 feet long), covered benches, water, lighting and a scoreboard. Additionally, the bleachers can seat up to 150 people. All Gryphon Varsity Lacrosse games are played in this location. Go Gryphs Go!

South Field (GSC#3)

The South Field (GSC#3) located in the Gryphon Soccer Complex features a natural grass field measuring 110 metres long by 70 metres wide. This field is lined for rugby and contains permanent rugby uprights. Since there is no access to lighting, this facility may only be used during daylight hours.

North Field (GSC#4)

The North Field (GSC#4) located in the Gryphon Soccer Complex features an artificial turf. The entire field measures 60 metres by 50 metres, but can be divided into two halves measuring 50 metres by 30 metres. Full field users have access to nets standing 6.5 feet high and 18.5 feet long and half field users can access nets 7 feet high and 12 feet long. GSC#4 is the location of University of Guelph bootcamp courses. There is no access to lighting on this field, therefore it may only be used during daylight hours.

Field Hockey Pitch (GSC#5)

The Field Hockey Pitch features natural grass and has access to lights and nets for both soccer and lacrosse. GSC#5 is a popular location for University of Guelph intramural soccer games.

Outdoor Sports Fields - Alumni Stadium, Gryphon Soccer Complex, Varsity Field

Rates for Gryphon Soccer Complex #1 (West Field) #2 (East Field) & Varsity Field (Off College Ave.)
Non-Prime Time
July 1st - March 31st
Monday-Sunday   8:00am-Midnight
Full Field
$70.00+HST / Hr
May 1st - April 30th
Monday-Friday - 8:00am-4:00pm
Half Field
$42.50+HST /Hr
Prime Time April 1st - June 30th
Monday - Friday 4:00pm - Midnight
Full Field
$110.00+HST /Hr
Saturday & Sunday 8:00am-Midnight
Half Field
$62.50+HST /Hr
Day / Tournament Rate

Monday - Friday

Saturday, Sunday & Holidays

$600+HST / Day
 (Min. 8 hours)
$750+HST / Day
 (Min. 8 hours)

GSC # 3 South Field
 (Natural Grass)

Single Annual Fee $60+HST / Hour
GSC # 4 North Field
 (Synthetic Turf)
Single Annual Fee $52+HST / Hour
GSC # 5 Field Hockey Pitch
 (Natural Grass)
Single Annual Fee $52+HST / Hour

Alumni Stadium

Field $228.80+HST / Hour

Track  $228.80+HST / Hour

Day Rate - $1216.80+HST  (8 hour minimum)
Lights
Practice Level - $27.80+HST / Hour

Game Level - $29.68+HST / Hour

**Varsity Field Light Cost**

TV Level - $38.59+HST / Hour
 
Light charges listed above are applicable based on this schedule for outdoor fields:

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

 

Online Availability for our Outdoor Sports fields can be found HERE.

 

Gryphon Soccer Complex is located off East Ring Road on the University of Guelph campus:

50 Stone Road East
Guelph, ON N1G 2W1
Canada

Directions

From the 401

  • Follow ON-401 W, Ontario 401 Express and ON-401 W to ON-6 N in Puslinch.
  • Take exit 295 from ON-401 W
  • Continue onto ON-6 N
  • Turn right onto College Ave W
  • Turn right onto E Ring Rd
  • Turn left onto South Ring Rd E

From Highway 7 East

  • Get on Express Toll Route/ON-407 from Woodbine Ave/York Regional Rd 8
  • Follow Express Toll Route/ON-407 and ON-401 W to ON-6 N in Puslinch.
  • Take exit 295 from ON-401 W
  • Continue onto ON-6 N
  • Turn right onto College Ave W
  • Turn right onto E Ring Rd
  • Turn left onto South Ring Rd E

From Highway 7 West

  • Follow ON-7 to Victoria Rd S in Guelph
  • Turn left onto Victoria Rd S
  • Turn right onto College Ave E
  • Turn left onto E Ring Rd
  • Turn left onto South Ring Rd E

From Highway 6 North

  • Follow ON-6 S to Wellington 38/Wellington Road 38 in Guelph/Eramosa
  • Turn left onto Wellington 38/Wellington Road 38
  • Continue onto Victoria Rd N
  • Turn right onto College Ave E
  • Turn left onto E Ring Rd
  • Turn left onto South Ring Rd E

Nearest available parking lots are P14 & P15 right off of East Ring Road in front of Alumni House & East Residence. P12 is also just across the road and P13 is near the Field Hockey Pitch. Nearest Parking Meters are available along the perimeter of lot P12 beside the Gryphon Centre Arena if you do not have a parking pass. Parking is enforced Monday - Friday 8:00am-5:00pm except Holidays. All busses must park in P13 unless otherwise arranged.

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.

Gryphon Soccer Complex