Energize – School holiday activities for children

If your child is looking for action packed fun during the holidays, the Energize holiday programme can help. Designed for children aged three to 16 years old, Energize offers fun sporting and fitness activities.

October half term holiday programme – 19 to 27 October 2019

In addition to the energize activities, we will also be running several great offers to help save you money and keep the children entertained.

Half price junior racket sports at Ancholme Leisure Centre, Baysgarth Leisure Centre, Epworth Leisure Centre and The Pods (sports hall)

Children aged 16 years and under can play badminton, short tennis and table tennis during the holidays and pay just £2.85 for the court. Maximum four people per court. Racket hire included.

Half price junior squash at Epworth Leisure Centre

Children aged 16 years and under can play squash during the holidays and pay £2 for the court. Maximum two people per court. Racket hire included.

Junior/ family table tennis at Riddings Pool

Children aged 16 years and under can play table tennis during the holidays and pay just £1 per person. Offer available Monday to Sunday before 4pm. Racket hire included. Please note: this offer applies to adults if children are participating.

Discounted 3G hire at Axholme North Leisure Centre

During the school holidays, children aged 16 years and under will receive a 25% discount of all junior 3G pitch bookings between 9am and 4pm.

Discounted 3G hire for juniors at Epworth Leisure Centre

During the school holidays, children aged 16 years and under will receive a 50% discount off all 3G bookings between Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm, Saturday 1pm to 3pm and Sunday 12 noon to 6pm.

Booking information

Activities must be booked at least 48 hours before the start of the session. Bookings can be made from Monday 30 September 2019 at the facility, or by calling your local leisure centre.

All places and sessions must be paid for at the time of booking.

Age limits

All activities are for three to 16 years old unless otherwise stated.

Clothing and footwear

Children are requested to wear suitable clothing and footwear for all activities.

Climbing wall: Trainers and tracksuit bottoms/ leggings are recommended.

Snorkelling, pool inflatable and aquanauts

All participants must be competent swimmers (two lengths main pool minimum)

Individual needs

Energize programmes are fully inclusive and we are committed to working with disabled children and their families. If your child requires a support worker we will try to provide this.

To discuss your child’s individual needs please contact the Duty Manager at the centre.

Please note: Whilst every care is taken to ensure that the information is correct at time of publishing, we reserve the right to make changes to times or sessions at any time without notice. Customers will be given 24 hours notice of any cancellations.

Water Activities

Learn to swim

Date: 21 to 25 October

Time: 9.30am to 10am

Age range: Four years plus

Description / Level: Five day swimming crash course is ideal for non-swimmers and beginners. The lessons are designed to improve water confidence, skills and swimming strokes

Cost: £23.75

 

Learn to swim one to one

Date: 21 to 25 October

Times: 9am to 9:30am – 10am to 10.30am – 10.30am to 11am

Age range: Three years plus

Description / Level: Five day crash swimming course on a one to one basis

Cost: £112.50 per course

Limited places available

 

Mission commando run

Date: 21 and 25 October

Time: 1.45pm to 2.45pm

Age range: Eight to 16 years

Description / Level: Mission – Commando Run is an inflatable gauntlet run with many fun obstacles along the way. All swimmers must be able to swim 25 metres in the main pool

Cost: £4.75 per session

 

Aqua-nuts

Date: 22 October

Time: 9.30am to 10.30am

Age range: Six to 16 years

Description / Level: Organised fun and games in the pool. Games include water volleyball. Must be able to swim 50m

Cost: £4 per session

 

Snorkelling

Date: 25 October

Time: 9.30am to 10.30am

Age range: Eight to 14 years

Description / Level: A ‘come and try’ session teaching the basic techniques of snorkelling through fun games. All equipment provided

Cost: £4 per session

 

Dry Activities

Climbing wall

Date: 21 and 23 October

Time: 2pm to 3.30pm

Age range: six to 16 years

Description / Level: A fun introduction to climbing, teaching children basic techniques. The wall consists of a multifaceted bouldering traverse for warm up, and a top roped climbing section. All equipment provided. Climbers must be 1.1m tall

Cost: £5.50 per session

Water Activities

Learn to swim

Date: 21 to 25 October

Time: 9am to 9.30am

Age range: Four years plus

Description / Level: Five day non-swimmer crash course teaching water confidence, skills and swim strokes.

Cost: £23.75

 

Date: 21 to 25 October

Time: 9.30 to 10am

Age range: Four years plus

Description / Level: Five day 1 to 1 crash course teaching water confidence, skills and swim strokes

Cost: £112.50

 

Date: 21 to 25 October

Time: 10am to 10.30am

Age range: Four years plus

Description / Level: Five day 1 to 1 crash course teaching water confidence, skills and swim strokes

Cost: £112.50

 

Inflatable Jet Ski Sessions

Date: 22 October

Time: 1pm to 1.30pm

Age range: Three to five years

Description / Level: An instructor led session where children can learn to steer, race and play games. Watch out you may get squirted by water guns! Jet skis are battery operated and travel two miles an hour. Lifejackets will be provided. Followed by a free swim

Cost: £7 per session

 

Date: 22 October

Time: 1.30pm to 2pm

Age range: Six to eight years

Description / Level: An instructor led session where children can learn to steer, race and play games. Watch out you may get squirted by water guns! Jet skis are battery operated and travel two miles an hour. Lifejackets will be provided. Followed by a free swim

Cost: £7 per session

 

Dry Activities

Junior Gym

Date: 21, 22 & 24 October

Time: 4pm to 5pm

Age range: 11 to 6 years

Description / Level: Supervised gym based activity

Cost: £3.80 per session

Water Activities

Wobstacle Wipeout

Date: 20 and 27 October

Time: 1.30pm to 2.30pm

Age range: Five to 16 years

Description / Level: Wobstacle Wipeout is a 14m pool inflatable assault course. All participants must be comfortable swimming out of their depth

Cost: £4.75

 

Learn to swim

Date: 21 to 24 October

Time: 3pm to 3.30pm

Age range: Four years plus

Description / Level: Four day swim crash course teaching Non Swimmers, water confidence, skills and swim strokes

Cost: £19

 

Dry activities

Junior gym

Date: 21 October

Time: 4pm to 5pm

Age range: 11 to 16 years

Description / Level: A fun and enjoyable fitness session in the gym

Cost: £3.80

Dry Activities

Skate park

Date: 19 to 27 October

Time: Monday to Friday 8.30am to 8pm.  Saturday 9am to 4pm and Sunday 11am to 8pm

Age range: All ages

Description / Level: Skate park use in adverse weather conditions is subject to riders been responsible for their own safety

Cost: Free

It is recommended that helmets and pads are worn during use of the skate park

Reduced opening hours on bank holidays: 8.30am to 12pm

 

Junior gym

Date: 22 October

Time: 2.30pm to 3.30pm

Age range: 11 to 16 years

Description / Level: A fun and enjoyable fitness session in the gym

Cost: £3.80 – Pre booking essential

Water Activities

Learn to swim

Date: 21 to 25 October

Time: 9am to 9.30am

Age range: Four years plus

Description / Level: Five day crash swim course teaching water confidence, skills and swim strokes

Cost: £23.75

 

Funsplash

Date: 21 to 25 October

Time: 2pm to 3pm

Age range: Eight years plus

Description / Level: Fun in the water with rafts and floats

Cost: £1 per session

 

Dry Activities

Table Tennis

Date: 19 to 27 October

Time: 9am to 4pm

Age range: 16 years and under

Description / Level: Junior/Family Table tennis

Cost: £1 per person

 

Junior Gym

Date: 20 and 27 October

Time: 12pm to 1pm

Age range: 11 to 16 years

Description /  Level: Instructor led session in the gym using the treadmill, rower, cross trainer and bikes

Cost: £3.80 per session

 

Date: 22 and 24 October

Time: 5pm to 6pm

Age range: 11 to 16 years

Description / Level: Instructor led session in the gym using the treadmill, rower, cross trainer and bikes

Cost: £3.80 per session

 

Family Fit Mix

Date: 19 and 26 October

Time: 11am to 12pm

Age range: Up to sixteen years

Description / Level: Adult and child can exercise together with this fun circuit class which uses body strength and equipment.

(Max two children for each adult)

Cost: £4 per session

Water activities

Date: 21 to 25 October

Activity: Learn to swim

Time: 9.30am to 10am

Age range: Four years plus

Description / Level: Five day non-swimmer crash course teaching water confidence, skills and swim strokes

Cost: £23.75 per course