Banish school holiday boredom! Come along to camp and find fun, friendship and endless games of footie.
Making memories that will last a lifetime
Our kids camps are professionally run by FA accredited coaches. Camps are run during school holidays, daily from 9am – 3pm. Suitable for boys and girls of any ability, ages 5 – 13 years.
The fun doesn’t stop with the final whistle, banish school holiday blues and play all day the Leisure Utd way.
Pitch up and have fun
You don’t have to be Ronaldo to take part, your skills can be a bit Messi, or even the amazing Bronze standard! Whatever your ability, this is the fun, fit way to spend your school holiday. Play all day, the Leisure United way.
Meet new friends
Be safely supervised
Play on pitches fit for pros
Develop your footie skills
Stay fit in the fresh air
When and where do you run children’s soccer camps?
We currently run in-house camps at Sunderland – LU Downhill and LU Ford, Sheffield – LU Thorncliffe, Liverpool – LU Jericho Lane, LU Jeffrey Humble and LU Heron Eccles, Newcastle – LU Blakelaw and LU Bullocksteads and camps in partnership with an external football club provider at Sheffield – LU Westfield and LU Graves, Liverpool – LU Simpson and Wednesbury – LU Friar Park. We run camps during every school holiday, exact dates, times, themes and activities vary so please follow our social channels for the latest information.
What time do I drop my child off?
No more than 5 minutes before or after the agreed activity start time. Our friendly coaches will be waiting in reception to collect your child(ren) and complete any necessary paperwork.
Do you accept childcare vouchers?
Unfortunately, we are unable to accept the government childcare vouchers.
What does my child have to wear?
Our camps are predominately held outdoors and in all weathers. Please wear appropriate sports clothes i.e. t-shirt, short/joggers and trainers and additional clothing dependent upon the weather i.e. outdoor jacket (winter) and hats/suncream in the summer. If your child has shin pads please bring them too.
What does my child have to bring?
In addition to any weather dependent clothing, please ensure your child has a healthy snack, packed lunch (although we can supply lunches) and a refillable water bottle. Please do not allow you child to bring any jewellery, toys, games, gadgets or technology – we cannot be held responsible for any damage, theft or losses. For any children who require medication, it is vital they bring all medication required to the camp each day and medical information must be stated at time of booking.
What safety measures for coronavirus do you have in place?
Rest assured we have updated our risk assessments and operational practises to ensure we can run COVID safe football camps.
Who will be delivering the children's soccer camps?
All camps will be delivered by fun, friendly, DBS checked, First Aid Trained, Safeguard trained, vastly experienced FA qualified coaches.
What activities will my child being doing?
Our camps are designed around fun football experiences to keep your children entertained and learning new skills. Some of the many activities will include football skills & drills, mini tournaments, football tennis, football cricket and more!
What if I need to change my childs booking?
We understand circumstances change and where possible we will accommodate booking changes, if needed please contact the hub directly.
Can we turn up on the day without pre-booking?
Unfortunately not, all children need to be pre-booked.
Do parents have to stay throughout the session?
No, not at all. Our camps are here to give you free time. Our fun, friendly, DBS checked, First Aid Trained, Safeguard trained, vastly experienced FA qualified coaches will take care of your children.
Do you provide refreshments?
We have water available in all our hubs free of charge. Each hub has an on-site café where they will be able to buy snacks and drinks if required. We can also provide hot and cold lunches at each of our camps, please enquire at time of booking.
Do you cater for food allergens?
Where possible we will accommodate food allergens, please ensure you make a team member aware at the time of booking.