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Activities for young people

What activities do you run for young people?

We provide a wide range of activities targeted at young people of various ages and abilities. Have a look at the table below for more information:

Activities for young people:
 Activity Ages  Further Information
Holiday programmes:

We run a range of activities throughout the summer holiday in a variety of settings as part of the council’s Schools Out programme. 

Activities include play rangers, beach sports, fun days on community play parks, archery and much more!

Ages 5-16

Information of all the Sport, Play and Arts activities are advertised on the Schools Outweb page

Fresh:

A fun, confidence-building physical activity programme aimed at young people who are above their ideal weight. Come and meet our coaches who will encourage you, lead exciting sport and play activities and support you to lead a healthier lifestyle
Fresh is a 20 week programme currently running in Goole. Further sessions will be started in September 2014 - so keep a look out!

 Ages 6-11

To find out more information about Fresh, please visit the events page (external East Riding website)and select the Sport, Play and Arts 2014 brochure, or alternatively type "Fresh" in the search box

Sportivate:

A Sport England funded programme of activities to raise levels of sports participation. The programme provides a mixture of open sessions and sessions just for specific targeted groups.

Ages 14-25

To view all Sportivate activities open to the public, please go to the events page (external East Riding website)and select the Sport, play and Arts 2014 brochure. Alternatively, please contact Paul Silvester on 01482 392514 or email paul.silvester@eastriding.gov.uk

Positive Lifestyles:

A national programme aimed at providing activities for young people to give them good experiences and steer them away from crime and anti social behaviour. The programme provides a mixture of open sessions and sessions just for specific targeted groups. 

Ages 

To view all Positive Lifestyles activities open to the public, please go to the events page (external East Riding website)and select the Sport, Play and Arts 2014 brochure

Twilight Football:

Twilight football is an informal turn up and play football based initiative, running as part of the Positive Lifestyles programme. 

Sessions are available at Bridlington, Goole, Hornsea, Howden and Withernsea

Ages 12-19

To view all the Twilight Football sessions, please go to the events page (external East Riding website)and select the Sport, Play and Arts 2014 brochure or alternatively type "Twilight Football" in the search box

Mobile Skate Park:

Our Mobile Skate Park gives young people an opportunity to develop their skateboarding, scooter and roller-blading skills.  

 

The Mobile Skate Park is supervised by Sport, Play and Arts staff helping to keep young people safe whilst providing increased opportunity to stay healthy through increased physical activity and engaged in positive behaviour.  

 

The team successfully deliver Mobile Skate Park sessions in partnership with schools, parish councils and community groups across the East Riding providing a valuable resource for young people in often isolated communities.

All ages 

Groups and organisations can hire the mobile skate park. Please complete the following booking form:
Mobile skate park booking form (word 120kb opens in new window)
The cost of hiring the skate park is dependant on the type of event being run and the group hiring. Please see the pricing policy:
Mobile skate park Pricing Policy (word 40kb opens in new window)

For all queries regarding the mobile skate park, please contact Catherine Law on (01482) 392523 or email catherine.law@eastriding.gov.uk

Us Girls Alive:

Fun and varied sport, fitness and lifestyle activities for females aged 14+. Currently includes Badminton and Boxing. We will be listening to all ideas from participants on what to do in the future! First session is FREE.

The sessions run at Bridlington and Goole

Females aged 14+

To view all of the Us Girls Alive sessions, please go to the events page (external East Riding website)and select the Sport, Play and Arts 2014 brochure or alternatively type "Us Girls Alive" in the search box

Xplorer:

Xplorer is a fun family challenge aimed at young people and their parents, grandparents and guardians. It is an outdoor navigational challenge involving a good mix of physical activity and decision making.


Xplorer routes have been established at Sewerby Hall and Gardens, Allerthorpe Lakeland Park 

 All ages

Visit the Xplorer (external website)


Dates for the events for Spring / Summer are listed on the  events page (external East Riding website) 


A lot of voluntary sports clubs also offer sessions for young people.  These activities can be found using our sports club finder.

Many leisure centresoffer a number of sport and play sessions for young people.

For further information on our activities, you can contact the Sport, Play and Arts Service at:

Email: sports.dev@eastriding.gov.uk

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