Abbotsholme Activities

Abbotsholme Activity Days

The Cricket and Outdoor Education departments at Abbotsholme School are teaming up to offer you the opportunity to join us at one of our new unique camps.

In the morning Cricket coaches, Clive Jacobs and Sam Kelsall will be focussing on core skill sets, game based situations, bowling, batting and fielding along with preparing players for the transition from indoor to outdoor conditions.

After lunch the players will be given the chance to participate in team building activities such as rock climbing, rafting, tubing, biking, den building and open-fire cooking. These will be led by OEd instructor Matt Doherty.


Tuesday 16 April - 9.00am - 4.00pm

Wednesday 17 April - 9.00am - 4.00pm

Thursday 18 April - 9.00am - 4.00pm

Friday 19 April - 9.00am - 4.00pm

Price - £30 per day

Book Activity Days

Own a Pony Days

Every Tuesday during the school holidays is Own a Pony Day at our Equestrian centre. From aged 6 and above children have the opportunity to feed, groom, muck out and ride the ponies. The day begins at 9.00am and finishes at 4.00pm costing £35 a day.

If you love horses then you will love owning a pony for the day!

To book call 01889 594289 or email [email protected]

Pony Club

As Abbotsholme is also part of Pony Club we host Pony Club days on Thursdays during the holidays (9.00am-4.00pm, with your own horse - £35, with a school horse - £40) and alternate 2.5 hour sessions on Saturdays (£25). There are 3 levels, novice, intermediate and advanced. The focus is on badge work. Pony Club camp is available during the Summer holidays also.

If you would like to become a member of Pony Club or already a member and thinking of transferring membership to Abbotsholme Pony Club, please contact [email protected].

Elite Sports Camps

Sports clubs from around the UK and Europe visit Abbotsholme during school holidays to run intense weekly sport camps. These include JG Sports from the Netherlands covering a variety of sports.

Spend a week playing a sport you love, perfect your skills by developing technique and tactical awareness through practice and game play. Learn more and more each day as the week goes on.

All abilities welcome from age 7-16 years. All protective clothing must be worn. Prices vary.

It is a unique experience, led by national coaches. A great opportunity to make new friends and learn the art of team building.

To book call 01889 594289 or email [email protected]

Additional information:

Payment options for any of these events include BACS, Childcare Vouchers, Cheques (made payable to ‘Abbotsholme School’) or Credit Card.

Places are limited.