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What is Active Kids all about?

Sport Sheffield’s Active Kids is a multi-sport and activity camp for children aged 5-14 years.

If you are looking to get your children active you've come to the right place...

Sport Sheffield's Active Kids run fun and exciting Holiday Camps,  Swimming Lessons and  Bouldering Lessons for children aged 4 and above

Active Kids holiday camp is a multi-sport and activity camp for children aged 5-14 years which runs over the Easter, May half term and summer holidays.  We offer a range of sports and activities including swimming lessons, bouldering, trampolining, football, team sports, arts and crafts and much more.

Active Kids Swimming Lessons are available for children school age and above.  We follow Swim England's national Learn to Swim scheme and offer lessons from beginner to pre-competition level. 

Our children's bouldering courses run on Saturday mornings and are suitable for beginners through to advanced climbers.

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Sport Sheffield’s Active Kids is a multi-sport and activity camp for children aged 5-14 years which runs over the January, Easter, May half term and Summer holidays.

2021 Dates

Summer

19th July- 23rd July 

26th July- 30th July

2nd August- 6th August

9th August- 13th August

16th August- 20th August

23rd August- 27th August

If you would like to book for a Camp and the bookings are not available please email activekids@sport-sheffield.com

The Camp runs 8.30 a.m- 5.15 p.m and the cost is £28 per day **Special offers may apply.

Wraparound care is available at the following times;

7.45- 8.30 a.m £4 per sessions

5.15- 6.00 p.m £4 per session

Wraparound care is not available to book online and must be requested in advance by emailing info@sport-sheffield.com

Active Kids is registered with Ofsted and parents can be confident that our camps pass a stringent inspection. Following our annual Ofsted inspection in May 2017 in which Sport Sheffield was found to be compliant in all areas the inspector said that Active Kids had "robust procedures and a great example to other providers".

We offer a range of sports and activities including swimming lessons, bouldering, trampolining, football, team sports, arts and crafts and much more.

Our camps are delivered by a team of qualified Activity Leaders who are passionate about giving children the opportunity to grow and try out new sports and activities as well as making friends in a fun and safe environment.

You will receive a welcome email prior to your child's first day with more information about Camp.

To make Active Kids bookings please click here

For Covid FAQ's please click here

For the Parent Guide please click here

 

Sport Sheffield is pleased to be back running Covid-safe swimming lessons.  Please email for more information - info@sport-sheffield.com

 

Swimming Lessons

The lessons are run by our friendly, enthusiastic ASA qualified Swimming Instructors.

We follow the National Swim England Learn to Swim scheme and offer lessons from Stage 1- Stage 10/ Squad Level.

The lessons are available from £5.50 per lesson and are paid in blocks by the term.

Terms usually run January- April, April- July and September- December.

Lessons are held between 9 a.m and 1p.m on Saturday mornings and between 4 p.m and 6 p.m on Friday afternoons and the lessons are 30 minutes long (or 60 minutes for Squad sessions).

To join the waiting list please complete the form here

For more information please contact Aimee on 0114 222 6956 or info@sport-sheffield.com

 

Junior Crash Course Swimming Lessons

During the Easter and Summer holidays Sport Sheffield will be offering Junior Crash course swimming lessons to children who are keen to learn to swim.

The courses will be aimed at Children who are beginner's (Stages 1/2) and will be run by our highly experienced and enthusiastic ASA Qualified Instructor.

We have availability on the following dates:
TBC

To book a place please contact reception on 0114 2226999 or for further information please contact Aimee at Active Kids on activekids@sport-sheffield.com

 

Rookie Lifeguard

Rookie Lifeguard is an advanced swimming programme and so is only suitable for children in Stages 6 and above.

The Rookie Lifeguard sessions are run in conjunction with Swim England and RLSS (Royal Lifesaving Society) and it is part of Swim England’s Learn to Swim programme.  This is a programme that teaches children vital life skills and leads towards a series of awards.  It is also an excellent stepping stone into a career as a Lifeguard.

Rookie Lifeguard runs on Wednesdays 5.15- 6.15 p.m in 6 week blocks.  The cost is £42.
(Please note that due to Covid-19 the time and length of block may be altered)

For more information about Rookie Lifeguard please click the link below

https://www.rlss.org.uk/rookie-lifeguard

To book a place for your child please contact Active Kids on 0114 222 6956 or info@sport-sheffield.com

 

Diving Lessons

We have not yet reintroduced diving lessons but please email us to be kept informed of any updates - info@sport-sheffield.com

Sport Sheffield has teamed up with Sheffield Diving to run lessons on a Friday evening.  The cost is £33 for a 6 week block and the sessions are;

4- 4.30 p.m

4.30- 5 p.m

What is delivered

Diving Stages 8-10 of the Swim England framework are dedicated to teaching basic diving skills and build fundamental skills. It is a unique sport to diversify your aquatic abilities and offer your child an experience like no other. Diving will develop water confidence, co-ordination and awareness in and out of water. Sheffield Diving and Sport Sheffield are offering you an exciting opportunity to begin your diving journey.  This is open to children who are able to swim 25m unaided and are confident in deep water.

Who we are

Sheffield Diving is one of the country’s leading diving clubs. The club has had a representative at every Olympic Games since 1990 and is the only club to boast success at every competition level. We currently cater for 250 children and adults in our learn to dive programme at Ponds Forge Sports Centre.  We hope to increase participation in diving by teaming up with Sport Sheffield.

To book a place for your child please contact Active Kids on 0114 222 6956 or info@sport-sheffield.com

Coronavirus Update

Sport Sheffield is pleased to have reopened to customers from Monday 3rd August on a phased return and we hope to reopen the Bouldering Wall as soon as it is safe to do so.  We will update customers when we have a reopening date for the Matrix

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