FAQs

Kids Camps - All you need to know

 

WHAT TO BRING

During camps there are a few things that your son/daughter will need:

  • Packed lunch containing enough food for lunch and any snacks they might want throughout the day
  • NAMED water bottle that they will be able to fill up at sport central throughout the day
  • Appropriate clothing and footwear e.g shorts, joggers, sports top/t-shirt and trainers.

Please do not send your child in wearing crop tops, jeans or football boots.

  • Swimming kit on the days specified from the Academy team. For swimming days you will need a costume/trunks, towel, goggles (optional) and shampoo/conditioner (optional)
  • Colouring/work activities and pencil cases can be brought in for lunchtime use and towards the end of the day

 


 

A TYPICAL DAY AT SPORTS CAMP

In the morning children can be dropped off from 8:30 – 9am where they will need to be signed-in.

The morning sessions run from 9am until 12pm, with a 30minute break around 10.30am to either rest, have a snack or enjoy some free-play. In the mornings children will meet the coaches and other children, play warm up games and take part in the first few sports of the day.

Lunch is from 12-1 every day. Everyone will have time to eat their food and have some time to rest. All lunches are supervised by Northumbria staff. There are also vending machines that  children can be taken to at lunch time to purchase extra snacks if you wish to give them any pocket money.

The afternoon session will include sports up until 4.30pm, with a break around 3pm, with a different sport being offered each 45/60mins. From 4.30pm there will be some fun cool down games and activities.

If you wish to collect your child before 4pm, please inform staff in the morning so they are aware of an early collection.

Please be aware drop off time is from 8:30am – 9am and collection is from 4pm-5pm.

Please do not arrive before 8:30am or after 5pm. 

 


SPORT CAMP COACHES

Every camp will have a Northumbria Sport member of staff as a Camp Manager, accompanied by two lead qualified sport coaches.

All our Sport Camp staff are registered/cleared with the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) with an ENHANCED CHECK. 

 


COMMUNICATION FROM THE NORTHUMBRIA TEAM

After booking your place you will receive a receipt and confirmation booking email. The confirmation booking email will include a link to our health and safety form. Please complete this including all information that we may need to know to ensure your child has fun and is kept safe. Paper copies of the health & safety form will be available at sign-in on the day of your first booking.

 

 

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