Register your interest for Summer Camp

Summer Kids Camps 2020 

UPDATE 25th June 2020

We are constantly reviewing the ongoing situation with Covid19 and updates coming from national governing bodies. As it stands after the most recent government announcement on the 23rd June 2020 we are still not able to run the Summer Kids Camp programme under the current guidelines.

We will continue to review the situation with further government announcements expected on sports and leisure in a couple of weeks time.


Closure update:

(as of the 30/04/20)

Please be aware all SportBU Kids activities have regrettably been cancelled until 01 August 2020. Please note that this is subject to BU & Government guidelines and could change. We will do our best to keep you updated with any changes if they occur. 

Bournemouth University Kids Camps

Summer Kids Camp 2020



kids camps batak board Our popular Kids Camps are back to get your children active over the Christmas, Easter and Summer holidays!

Our camps cater for children aged 5 to 14 years old and are great for all interests and abilities. We offer a huge range of sports and games ranging from multi-sport activities, badminton, volleyball, football, capture the flag, basketball and many more to keep your child entertained all day long.

Information for 5-7yrs Old

Please note- kids camps are now available for half days, from 8.30am-12.30pm (Tuesday , Wednesday and Thursdays), for 5-7 year old’s. A minimum of 5 booked children are required for half days to go ahead. Contact us for more information. Please ensure that children whoare 5-7 yrs bring a full change of clothes should they have any accidents. 

***Important Announcement – all dates for Winter 2019 are available for 5-7 year olds***


More Info

Dates for 2019-2020

Winter Dates 2019

Monday 23rd December 2019, Thursday 2nd & Friday January 2020

Morning sessions available for 5-7 year olds for all 3 dates.

Easter Dates 2020

Cancelled due to government coronavirus recommendations

Summer Dates 2020

Tuesday 21st July – Friday 28th August 2020

Morning sessions available for 5-7 year olds available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays.



Cost per child

Full Day


Half Day


10% off for Staff & Students; or for bookings of two children or more      £21.60 £10.80
25% off for “SportBU Family Members” for up to two children  £18 £9
Full week discount for 4 or 5 day block bookings 4 day £21 per day 5 day £21 per day

**Only one discount can be applied per booking


Alarm Clock


Full Day:

8.30am  – 5.00pm 

Half Day:

8.30am – 12.30pm or 1pm – 5.00pm

The collection and drop off times are the earliest and latest drop off times. You may incur an additional collection/drop off fee if you do not drop your child off or collect within this time.

What to Bring?

What to bring/ other information?

All children will be required to bring a packed lunch, plenty of water and sun cream. We recommend a healthy balanced lunch is prepared to keep your child energised for the full day. If you would like to provide your child with spending money for additional snacks we do have a university shop, however, we suggest a maximum of £2 per day. Please note you will be required to provide the receptionist with a collection password in order for you collect your child. If you are not collecting your child you will be required to share the password to the designated adult. We have a walking home from camp policy – If you decide that your child is capable of walking home within a safe distance and is responsible we do have a walking home form that will need to be completed by a parent. This must be done on the first day of camp and given to our receptionist in person.

**Sickness policy** If your child is unable to attend due to sickness on the day we cannot offer any refund. We may try to rearrange a date, however, this is not always possible due to high demand. Please call us ASAP to arrange and we will try to assist you.

If your child is unable to attend at all please call or email Rosie – ASAP  As per our terms and conditions state that we require 28 days notice for cancellations however we may be able to offer the place to another child. If we are able to fill the space we will then arrange a refund.

For more information please read our SportBU Kids Terms & Conditions

How to find us

How to find us


Click to enlarge

Our Kids camps are held at our Talbot Campus which is located at the following address:

Bournemouth University
Fern Barrow 
Talbot Campus
BH12 5BB


Enquiries & Booking

Please contact Rosie Merrison by:


Phone: 01202 965502

for any further enquiries you may have.

For more information please read our SportBU Kids Terms & Conditions

Enquire Here

How to Book?

Please complete the enquiry form. A member of staff will then be in touch regarding the booking within 5-7 days. If the booking is urgent or you have not heard from us please call reception to confirm and pay. **Please note – no booking is complete until full payment received** 

Family Membership

  • 25% Kids Camps (for 2x children)
  • 25% off  Birthday Party Bookings (for 2x children)
  • Free Super Saturdays Activities (for 2x children)
  • 2x Full Year Adult Memberships (inc. over 50 Group Fitness Classes & Unlimited Gym use)
Click for more Info

More SportBU kids options:

 parties2 ss sportbukids