Sports Coaching Camps

During the summer holidays we run specialist coaching courses in various sports including rugby, tennis, rowing, sailing and a multi sport course where there are a variety of sports to try include hockey, rugby, cricket, climbing, canoeing, swimming and football. These courses are run by professional coaches and the course content will cover a wide range of aspects from skills to sport nutrition. 

The coaching camps are open to everyone on a first-come-first-served basis. If you are joining us in September, it is an ideal opportunity to get to know the School. Details of the coaching camps will be released closer to the time.

Further courses and academies for both adults and juniors can be found on the Abingdon Sports and Leisure Website

See the Courses and Academies 2019 leaflet.

Key areas of the course:

  • 1 v 1 skill development, game play and movement, short corner skills, passing techniques, game play.
  • This is a high-quality coaching course led by professional players and current premier league and regional coaches.
  • Learn and develop core skills such as hitting and slapping, tackling, movement, short corner skills and overall game play. These will be covered in a fun, safe and enjoyable environment. 

All abilities welcome (beginners to JAC/PC)

To find out more information, please contact us:

Email: olly.deasy@abingdon.org.uk

Available dates:

Monday 22 - Tuesday 23 July 2019
9.00am – 3.00pm

The cost of this course is £96.

To book this course, please click here

Monday 21 - Tuesday 22 October 2019
9.00am – 3.00pm

The cost of this course is £96.

To book this course, please click here

Based at Abingdon School Sports Centre

Enjoy and experience a wide range of different sports throughout the week, led by qualified P.E specialists. Each day will comprise of a range of different sports, activities, games and competitions to keep children active throughout the day. The programme includes a range of sports such as:

  • Canoeing
  • Climbing
  • Cricket
  • Football
  • Hockey
  • Rugby
  • Swimming

To find out more information, please contact us:

Email: andrew.broadbent@abingdon.org.uk

Available dates:

Monday 19 – Thursday 22 August 2019 - *Internal Only* Boys: Aged 9-12 years. 
9.00am – 3.00pm

The cost of this course is £168.

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Tuesday 27 – Thursday 29 August 2019 - Boys and girls: Aged 9-12 years
9.00am – 3.00pm

The cost of this course is £125.

To book this course, please click here.

This is a high-quality coaching course led by ex-professional players and current academy and county level coaches. Learn and develop core skills such as catch and pass, tackle, breakdown, support, back play and set piece play. These will be covered in a fun, safe and enjoyable environment. This is aimed at participants who are currently playing or aspiring to play at first team level at their school and clubs.

Course content:

  • Skills workshops
  • Games for understanding
  • Injury prevention warm ups
  • Playing 7s
  • Positional skills
  • Daily post-training hydrotherapy

Boys: Aged 8-16 years

To find out more information, please contact us:

Email: neil.hunter@abingdon.org.uk

Available dates:

Monday 29 July - Friday 2 August 2019
9.00am – 3.00pm

The cost of this 5-day course is £195.

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Wednesday 23 - Friday 25 October 2019 
9.00am – 3.00pm

The cost of this 3-day course for £120.

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This course is available to boys moving up to the 3rd Year or joining Abingdon in September 2019.

If you are interested in rowing you are invited to join us at the Boat Club. Learn to row, be part of a team, have fun and experience one of Abingdon’s most successful sports.

To find out more information, please contact us:

Email: rory.copus@abingdon.org.uk

Available dates:

Wednesday 21 - Friday 23 August 2019
9.00am – 2.00pm

The cost of this course is £180.

To book this course, please click here.

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