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Sussexsport introduces three new children's activity camps for summer 2019

This summer, Sussexsport will be running children's activity camps on University of Sussex facilities, and due to popular demand three new camps have been added to usual the program.

Football Camp

The new football camp will run by University of Sussex and Monpelier Villa FC Head Coach, Kevin Green, who brings his experience of coaching teams in England and Spain to the University. Expect fun football skills, drills, competitions and small sided games. All abilities are welcome, appropriate for children aged 10-13 years old).

Football will be running from Monday 5 August - Wednesday 7 August and then from Monday 19 August - Wednesday 21 August. Single or multi-day passes are available. To book go to Sussexsport's web pages.

Tennis Camp

Coach Barry Fulcher, from The Training Base, is a former Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) ranked professional tennis player. He is also the current captain of Great Britain’s men's 35 and over team. Barry and his team of coaches are all highly experienced former professional players and coaches, who have experience working with beginners and children of all abilities. Ages: 7-12 years.

The new tennis camp will be running from Monday 5 August - Wednesday 7 August and then Monday 19 August - Wednesday 21 August 2019. Single or multi-day passes are available. To book go to Sussexsport's web pages.

Fencing Camp

Fencing has long been a supported sport at the University of Sussex and Sussexsport is now bringing its experience in this unique sport to help develop future fencers to reach their potential. University of Sussex Head Coach and British Academy of Fencing Coach runs the program and brings his knowledge of the sport to introduce your children to a fun, competitive and alternative activity this summer. Only for children aged 8-13 years old.

The new fencing camp will run on two days from Monday 5 August - Tuesday 6 August, 1pm-4pm each day. Single or two-day passes are available. To book go to Sussexsport's web pages.

Returning Camps

Other camp sports include: Circus Skills, Squash, Basketball, Cricket, Badminton, Netball and Multisports Camps. More information about the camps, when they run and who they are for can be found here.


By: Rose Wilmot
Last updated: Monday, 1 July 2019

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