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Christmas Gift from Crazy Catch

Have a Crazy Christmas!

Looking for the Christmas present of the year for your family? Activate Camps has teamed up with their partner Crazy Catch to offer discounts across their amazing range of products. Crazy catch is a great way for all of your family to improve their sporting skills from your own garden and something which all the family can get involved with, including the grandparents! Don’t miss out on the exclusive Activate Camps code for a fab 10% discount plus its FREE UK next working day delivery*. Click the link here

If you already have a crazy catch we’ve launched some great new training ideas which you can try at home with your Catch! Use the link to view the skills that you can try out. If you’re new to Crazy Catch have a look at all the different skills and drills you can work on with this product!

We hope you have an amazing Christmas from everyone here both at Activate Camps and at Crazy Catch!

Give your children an experience to remember!

Black Friday! It’s one of the busiest shopping days of the year. With an estimated £8 billion being spent by British consumers over the course of this weekend. Most people are busy buying material gifts to exchange over Christmas.

But this year why not buy your child an experience that could really benefit them. We have a wide range of camps running over the school holidays in 2021 with everything from Multi Activity to Cookery to Freestyle Football and much more in between.

After being cooped up in lockdown this year, give them the holidays that they deserve. Take the stress out of the school holidays and book your child on to an Activate Camp today, allowing them to have an amazing holiday and giving you some time to kick back and relax.

We are now offering a 20% discount for the next 5 days (until midnight 1st December) off all camps for 2021 using the code FUN20.

Covid Money Back Guarantee

Secure your child’s place on our Activate sport specific and multi activity camps! Spanning a wide range of activities including; Cricket, Netball, Hockey, Triathlon, Tennis, Football Freestyle and Gymnastics.

Our Black Friday 20% sale is taking place from Friday 27th November until Tuesday 1st December. We understand that you may be hesitant to book your child’s place in the current climate which is why we’ve introduced our COVID money back guarantee. In the event a Course cannot proceed due to any legal rules put in place by the UK Government to prevent the spread of Covid-19 then you will be entitled to receive a full refund.

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Firstly, thank you to all the parents who have supported us and are still supporting us through this difficult and confusing period.

We are currently seeking clarification from the government, specifically the Department for Education, surrounding holiday clubs. The most recent guidance for after schools clubs is followed by the small line “…all other out of school settings are not able to reopen” which refers to holiday clubs.

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As a recognised source of summer childcare in the form of sports and activity camps Activate is confident that we can provide a safe and effective programme of camps for the summer of 2020.

We are living in unprecedented times, however, Activate has the capacity, skill, and manpower to ensure that we can provide venues and parents with a camps offering that will help them to return to work, realise some free time without their children, whilst providing as safe and enjoyable environment for children and Activate staff.

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Activate has been a great release from my studies and has been a enjoyable job which works perfectly around studies, social commitments and other employment, or previous jobs. 

Sophie Jancey, Camp Manager

Staff are the most important factor in a child’s experience on camp! They can have such a huge impact on a child’s life, in such a small time on camp. We are starting a series of blogs called ACTIVATE YOUR CAREER where we hear from some of Activate Camps’ seasonal staff members to find out why they love working for Activate Camps and what it has done for their career.

First up, we hear from

Sophie Jancey.

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Tutorful Highly Recommended


Hands up who’s excited by our Tutorful 5* recommendation!?!

Thank you to all of you wonderful parents and students who recommended Activate Camps as a summer camp absolutely worth a visit in Tutorful’s recent Incredible UK Summer Camps article. We are 5 star recommended!

Tutorful are an online platform allows parents to connect directly with talented and trusted tutors, removes the hassle of dealing in cash. Tutorful constantly strive to ensure that everyone can have access to a first class tutor: any subject, any age, we have the right tutor for you.

Here’s a link to find out how it all works




Explore the great outdoors and learn amazing new skills






We’re really excited to tell you that our friends at Haven will be bringing their fabulous Nature Rockz programme to our Multi Activity Camps from Easter onwards.

With our Nature Rockz outdoor activities you will learn a world of outdoor skills with our trained Rangers. You’ll have the chance to discover creepy crawlies, learn about the natural beauty that surrounds us and become a Nature Rockz Mini Ranger.

You’ll also have the chance to get creative using natural materials found in the great outdoors, make natural crafts that help our wildlife and see what you can grow for yourself in your own home!

We’re bringing back kids’ favourites such as Shelter Building and Bug Hunting, Grass Heads, and Nature Collages. We’ve also introduced a new fun activity – Mini Match Box Animals – so your kids’ bush craft and creative skills can shine.

Sign up for our Multi Activity Camps at selected locations nationwide here and see what you can explore and discover with Nature Rockz.

For more information about this fantastic partnership and to explore more about what Haven and Nature Rockz can offer you this summer just click on the image below:


La Manga Tennis Academy teams up with Activate Camps

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We are proud to announce that we have teamed up with the prestigious La Manga Club Tennis Academy to bring exclusive tennis coaching to some of our Activate Camps here in the UK this summer. And we are excited to say that this fantastic opportunity will be available at no additional cost to our attendees!


Based in Cartagena, Spain, The La Manga Tennis Academy is one of the most renowned tennis facilities in Europe. With more than 20 clay courts on offer, the facility is open year round and caters for recreational, club and elite level players.

This summer, coaches from the Academy in Spain will be joining us at our On Court Tennis camps in the UK, to spend a day working with our children and coaching them using the La Manga techniques and drills.

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The coaches will also be visiting selected Gold Medal Academies throughout the country, to introduce the children to tennis and let them sample the unique coaching system.

Through a mixture of tennis based games, technical sessions and fun challenges, the La Manga Tennis Academy creates an exciting learning environment to suit all ages. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn tennis from specialist coaches and comes at no additional cost to our On Court Tennis camp or Gold Media Academy attendees.

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To find out more about the fantastic La Manga Club and Resort click here

For exclusive La Manga offers available for families using Activate Camps, please click here