Holiday Sport

Our holiday activities offer an extensive range of sports for children aged 3-16 years. Our experienced team deliver sessions that are perfect for new athletes and those looking to improve.

Sessions are designed to foster an enjoyment of sport by delivering professional coaching within the University's exceptional facilities.

‌Tennis

Our holiday sessions provide a fun environment for young players of all abilities to improve on-court under the expert guidance of our certified coaching team. We can provide all of the equipment you need, but if you want to bring your own please ensure it is clearly labelled with your name. Please ensure your child wears suitable sports clothing and brings plenty of drinks and snacks to last the whole session.

Mini Half Day Tennis Coaching (4-10 years)

Upcoming dates - pick and choose the sessions you want to attend.‌

DatesTimeLocation

Prices*

Book
May Half-Term 2018
Tuesday 29 May 09:00-12:30 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Wednesday 30 May 09:00-12:30 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Thursday 31 May 09:00-12:30 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Summer Holidays 2018
Week 1
Monday 30 July 09:00-12:30 Indoor courts  £14.50 / £52.50 for 4 days 01392 724452 
Tuesday 31 July 09:00-12:30 Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Wednesday 1 August 09:00-12:30 Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Thursday 2 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Week 2
Monday 6 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50 / £52.50 for 4 days 01392 724452 
Tuesday 7 August 09:00-12:30 Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Wednesday 8 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Thursday 9 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Week 3
Monday 13 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50 / £52.50 for 4 days  01392 724452 
Tuesday 14 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Wednesday 15 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452
Thursday 16 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Week 4
Monday 20 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50 / £52.50 for 4 days  01392 724452 
Tuesday 21 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Wednesday 22 August 09:00-12:30 Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 
Thursday 23 August 09:00-12:30  Indoor courts  £14.50  01392 724452 

Book online

*Discounted prices available to current customers, University of Exeter staff and 4 day week bookings (must be booked in the same week and for one child). Discounted prices not available when booking online

Mini/Junior Full Day Tennis Coaching (7-12 years) 

Upcoming dates - pick and choose the sessions you want to attend.‌

DatesTimeLocation

Prices*

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May Half-Term 2018

Tuesday 29 May 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Wednesday 30 May 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Thursday 31 May 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Summer Holidays 2018
Week 1
Monday 30 July 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 / £86.40 for 4 days 01392 724452
Tuesday 31 July 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Wednesday 1 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Thursday 2 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Week 2
Monday 6 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 / £86.40 for 4 days 01392 724452
Tuesday 7 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Wednesday 8 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Thursday 9 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Week 3
Monday 13 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 / £86.40 for 4 days 01392 724452
Tuesday 14 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Wednesday 15 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Thursday 16 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Week 4
Monday 20 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 / £86.40 for 4 days 01392 724452
Tuesday 21 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Wednesday 22 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452
Thursday 23 August 9:00-16:00 Indoor courts £24 01392 724452

Book online

*Discounted prices available to current customers, University of Exeter staff and 4 day week bookings (must be booked in the same week and for one child). Discounted prices not available when booking online.

Junior/Teen Half Day Tennis Coaching (11-16 years) 

Upcoming dates - pick and choose the sessions you want to attend.

DatesTimeLocation

Prices*

Book
May Half-Term 2018
Tuesday 29 May 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Thursday 31 May 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Summer Holidays 2018
Week 1
Tuesday 31 July 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Thursday 2 August 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Week 2
Tuesday 7 August 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Thursday 9 August 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Week 3
Tuesday 14 August 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Thursday 16 August 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Week 4
Tuesday 21 August 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452
Thursday 23 August 13:30-17:00 Indoor courts £14.50 01392 724452

Book online

*Discounted prices available to current customers, University of Exeter staff and 4 day week bookings (must be booked in the same week and for one child). Discounted prices not available when booking online.

Booking

You can book onto a session or course online or by contacting the main Sports Park Reception on 01392 724452. To book online, select Courses > Site: Sports Park > Activity: Tennis Holiday Coaching 1718 > Start Month: May then select your desired date. For more information, please email tenniscentre@exeter.ac.uk.

Cricket

Hit a six at one at our holiday cricket sessions, specially designed to provide expert coaching to young players looking to get into cricket or improve their game. Sessions are split into Mini (6-10 years) and Junior (11-14 years) age groups, and take place at the exceptional indoor Sir Christopher Ondaatje Devon Cricket Centre, whilst also making use of the Sports Park's outdoor spaces in fair weather.

Mini Cricket Coaching (6-10 years)

Our Mini Cricket Coaching sessions provide an exciting and stimulating environment for young players to receive the best possible coaching from our ECB qualified team. This session uses child friendly equipment (provided) so all abilities are welcome.

Upcoming dates:

DatesTimeLocationPriceBook
Summer Holidays 2018
Tuesday 31 July 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Thursday 2 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Tuesday 14 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Thursday 16 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Wednesday 22 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Tuesday 28 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Thursday 30 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452

* Half-day booking is available for £12.50, either 09:00 - 13:00 or 13:00 to 17:00.

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Junior Cricket Coaching (11-14 years)

Ideally suited to more experienced players, our junior coaching sessions utilise the vast experience of our coaching team and use full cricket equipment (including the hard ball). Our ECB qualified coaches follow a structured coaching timetable that incorporates drills, games and match scenarios. Sessions held at the Cricket Centre can also include the use of our state-of-the-art bowling machines.

Please note: These sessions are for players with cricketing experience and can incorporate the use of bowling machines and the hard-ball. Participants should bring their own protective equipment such as pads and helmets.

Upcoming dates:

DatesTimeLocationPriceBook
Summer Holidays 2018
Wednesday 1 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Wednesday 15 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Tuesday 21 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Thursday 23 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452
Wednesday 29 August 09:00-17:00* Devon Cricket Centre £25.00 01392 724452

* Half-day booking is available for £12.50, either 09:00 - 13:00 or 13:00 to 17:00.

Book online

Booking

You can book onto any of our sessions online or by contacting the Sports Park on 01392 724452 or emailing exetersport@exeter.ac.uk. For further information on how to book online, please see our online bookings guide.

Intensive swimming courses (3 years +)

Our intensive swimming courses allow children to come to St Luke's indoor pool for a 30 minute session on consecutive days. This daily contact with a qualified swimming teacher allows the children to vastly improve their swimming and progress over a short period of time.

Designed for swimmers at Duckling level (entry level, age three years +) to stage 7, these sessions are ideal for current swimmers on our programme who are looking to improve, or for new swimmers who want to progress quickly. For further information on our swimming stages please view our swimming lessons page.

Summer Holidays

For 2018, our Summer Intensive lessons will run for 3 weeks between Monday 30 July and Friday 17 August.

TimeMonday 30 July - Friday 3 August5 Day
Course Price
08:30-09:00 Stage 6/7 £25
09:00-09:30 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
09:30-10:00 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
10:00-10:30 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
10:30-11:00 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
TimeMonday 6 August - Friday 10 August5 Day
Course Price
08:30-09:00 Stage 6/7 £25
09:00-09:30 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
09:30-10:00 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
10:00-10:30 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
10:30-11:00 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
TimeMonday 13 August - Friday 17 August5 Day
Course Price
08:30-09:00 Stage 6/7 £25
09:00-09:30 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
09:30-10:00 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
10:00-10:30 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25
10:30-11:00 Ducklings; Stage 1/2; Stage 3; Stage 4/5 £25

Booking

Participants are welcome to book multiple weeks, and children enrolled at the Swim School can use the pool for free during our public swim times.

To book onto a course please contact us on 01392 724940. We do require payment upon booking. For further information on our Learn to Swim courses please fill out our online swimming enquiry form.

 

Kings Camps 2018

'Inspiring children through sport'

Kings Camps will be using the facilities at St Luke's Sports Centre this year to run their highly popular multi-sports camps. They have 25 years worth of experience throughout the UK organising school holiday activity camps and this summer it promises to be even more fun and enjoyable for the children, and staff!

Upcoming camps:

DateAgesVenueMore information
Monday 30 July - Friday 3 August 2018 5-17 St Luke's Sports Centre Visit King's Camp website
Monday 6 August - Friday 10 August 2018 5-17 St Luke's Sports Centre Visit King's Camp website
Monday 13 August - Friday 17 August 2018 5-17 St Luke's Sports Centre Visit King's Camp website
Monday 20 August - Friday 24 August 2018 5-17 St Luke's Sports Centre Visit King's Camp website

Booking

You can book onto these camps by visiting Kings Camps online or by contacting them 0114 263 2160.

Important information

In order to ensure that everyone has a great time at our holiday camps please ensure that you have read the terms and conditions of University of Exeter Sport and follow the instructions below.

Booking

Bookings for holiday activities can be made online or by contacting the Sports Park (Tennis & Cricket), St Luke's Sports Centre (Swimming) or King's Camp.

If you are unsure of how to book online, please view our "how to book online" guide.

What you will need

  • Appropriate and clean sports clothing and footwear and a towel if applicable.
  • We advise that all children bring a jumper, coat and sunscreen to the sessions, especially those taking place outdoors.
  • Plenty of snacks and a refillable drinks bottle for the duration of the session
  • Children staying for a full day, or taking part in a camp over lunchtime, should bring a packed lunch with them - lunchtimes will be supervised.
  • Unless otherwise stated, equipment will be provided, however children may bring their own racquets, bats or clubs if they wish.
  • Children taking part in our Junior Cricket camps must bring their own bat and protective equipment (including helmet) with them.
  • There are vending machines at the Sports Park and St Luke's Sports Centre if required.
  • University of Exeter Sport is cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage to property brought to these activities.

Wet Weather

  • In the event of severe weather outdoor sessions may be moved, rescheduled or cancelled. We will endeavour to inform all customers in these events. Please ensure you leave correct contact details when booking. See individual sport information for specific details.