big activity weekend

Merchiston has an enviable record of sporting success and achievement amongst its pupils, and through its Activity Camps, the School opens up its sporting facilities, coaching expertise and ethos to all those interested in participating in these holiday programmes.

The Activity Camps are open to both students at Merchiston and from other schools. The Activity Camps run outside term time with the focus on developing children’s physical skills and teamwork in a safe environment where they can also have fun and make new friends.

Boys and girls6-12 years oldFull of fun and variety, children will develop basic sports skills and learn about teamwork. The sports will include touch rugby, swimming, athletics, football, cricket, parachute games amongst others. A team competition follows the end of the week and parents/carers are welcome to watch.

10 - 14 April 2017 - Sold out
31 July – 4 August 2017 - Booking coming soon
7 - 11 August 2017 - Booking coming soon

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(Residential and day)
Boys onlyU13
Our rugby camp is professionally designed and tailored to meet the individual development needs of every player. Our progressive programme will include:

• Individual skill and unit development sessions
• Game and positional understanding
• Video analysis i.e. goal kicking techniques
• Strength & conditioning, fitness and injury prevention workshops
• Nutritional and lifestyle seminars
• Leadership and team building activities.

U13 & U14: Sunday 30 July – Friday 4 August 2017 – Book now
U15 & U16: Sunday 6 – Friday 11 August 2017 – Book now

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(Residential and day)
Boys only12-17 years oldOpen to experienced players who have an existing golf handicap and hold membership of a golf club. Attendees will receive dedicated professional coaching, enhance strategic and tactical skills, play alongside PGA professionals and take part in a series of competitions. The camp will utilise the first-class facilitates at Kings Acre Golf Course, the home of Merchiston Golf Academy.

Sunday 30 July - Friday 4 August 2017Book now

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All camps are five days long. Attendees are invited from all over the world, but for safety reasons, we expect children to have a good level of English already.

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