Craigie Community Sport Hub
Craigie Community Sports Hub is a registered charity through OSCR, registered in June 2012 (SC043235). The Community Sports Hub is made up of two local Football Clubs, a Boxing Club and a dance group. The Community Sports Hub is primarily based in the East side of Dundee and has good community engagement within the Douglas, Craigie and Mid Craigie areas of Dundee.
The group are comprised of two well established Football Clubs in the Craigie area, one is Dundee United Sports Club who have boys and girls football from 4 years old to adults. The club have well established 4 v 4 football centres in line with the Scottish Football Association's Player Pathway, with over 100 attending regularly. The other Football team involved within the Hub are Morgan Academy FP Amateur Football Team, who have two teams playing in the local Amateur League.
Discovery Boxing Club are heavily linked with Dundee University Boxing Club. The boxing club has been in existence for over 15 years now and cater for youths and adults, competing at all different levels. They also run fitness sessions for local people.
The Hub also has a great relationship with Craigie High School and Dundee and Angus College, running a variety of projects together. The pupils at Craigie also use the Hub’s astrotuf for Curriculum PE.
Since its establishment the Hub have refurbished 4 local shops into changing rooms and a facility for socialising, dance, fitness and meetings, redeveloped Monymusk Park, built Craigie Community Sports Centre which includes changing rooms, a large multi purpose area and kitchen facilities, and built an astroturf facility. These developments have allowed the Hub to engage with local residents to increase individual club memberships.
The current clubs within the Hub are all based within the Douglas, Craigie and Mid Craigie area of Dundee with the majority of developments being around Huntly Square Pavilion, Monymusk Park area and Craigie Community Sports Arena.