Clubs & Groups for Teenagers

Sports, Teams & Active

Playgolf Bournemouth

Juniors Golf for ages 3-16. Our DBS checked PGA Professionals are experts at harnessing that youthful enthusiasm and developing juniors into skilled athletes with a passion for golf.

And with new Flexi-time learning at Playgolf everyone can learn at their own pace. Simply top up on credits and learn-as you-go.

For more information call 01202 436436.

Archery Tag South

Combat Archery, Tag Archery and Bubble Football in Bournemouth and Poole.

Tag Archery is an exciting new game which combines elements of archery, paintball and dodge ball. An absolute must for active families which can be played both indoors and outdoors.

Children’s parties also available.

For more information contact 01202 802673.

AK Academy of Dance

Various times, Mondays to Saturdays.

Covering Parkstone / Westmoors / Ferndown / Stanpit / Burton / Corfe Mullen.

We are a friendly, family-run dance school offering a range of disciplines led by our professionally trained instructors from walking through to adulthood. Classes include ballet, tap, modern/jazz, Contemporary, Disco, Rock n Roll, Street Dance Acrobatics and Musical Theatre.

Contact: 07525 259492.


Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Activity Centre

Avon Tyrrell Outdoor Activity Centre, Bransgore, Christchurch BH23 8EE.

Avon Tyrrell is a leading outdoor learning venue dedicated to the continuous development of young people.  Activity Centre, in the New Forest National Park. It offers something for everyone, from animal orienteering, archery, art outdoors, coding and much more.

For more details contact 01425 672347.

Bendalls Boxing

Train with a champion, feel like a champion!

Boxing classes for adults and children.

Classes available:

  • Bootcamp
  • Ladies bootcamp
  • Boxing fitness
  • Boxing Classes
  • Kids aged 6+

For more information contact Steve on 07855 942151.

BH Live Active – Corfe Mullen

13 Wareham Rd, Corfe Mullen, Wimborne BH21 3JU.

Creche facilities, kids soft play zone, 23-meter pool, QUAD and MyZone functional fitness zone, gym and fitness group lessons, spin studio, spa, steam and treatment rooms, tennis courts and much more. We also host birthday parties.

Phone number: 01202 055505.

Bournemouth Bears Baseball Team

We are a team that compete in different divisions which will suit any level of experience whether you are brand new to the sport, you’ve played other sports that have similar skills like softball or cricket, or you’ve been playing baseball for years!  We have a Triple A, Single A, Woman’s Team and a brilliant Junior Team for children from age 5+.

We are actively recruiting for players for all our teams so please get in touch if you want to #JointheRoar! 

Please contact us at

Bournemouth Netball Club

We love welcoming new members, so if you would like to give netball a go, please get in touch!

  • Junior training: Years 3-6, 7-9 and 10+
  • Adult sessions
  • Back to Netball and Club training

Venue: David English Netball Centre, East Way, Bournemouth, BH8 9PZ.

For more information e-mail

Bournemouth Velodrome

Winton Way, Bournemouth BH10 4EP.

A brilliant public facility, set in Slades Farm Open Space in Ensbury Park, Bournemouth, providing excellent cycling experiences for everyone. We would be delighted to welcome you to use this facility, whatever standard of rider you are; from novices through to experienced track riders.

For more details call 01202 458889.

BU Super Saturdays

9am-12.30am, Saturdays (term time only).

Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB.

Our ‘Super Saturdays’ programme is designed to keep kids aged 5-15 active in a fun and engaging way by introducing them to a range of sports.

Contact number: 01202 965012.

Dorset County Football Association

We develop and administer football across Dorset, offering opportunities to play, volunteer, coach and referee across all formats of the grassroots game in the county.

Training sessions available for everyone, from toddlers (aged 3+) to adults.

Also training and playing opportunities for children and adults with disabilities.

For more information contact 01202 682375.

East Dorset Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club – Junior Coaching Programme

Our junior tennis coaching programme covers an 11 week term with a week’s break for half-term. Please see details below. Non-members are welcome too!

  • Parent and Toddler (3-4 years)
  • Mini Tennis Red (4-8 years)
  • Mini Red Advanced (6-9 years)
  • Mini Orange / Green (8-12 years)
  • Mini Orange Advanced (8-11 years)
  • Tennis Levels 1-3 (10-17 years)
  • Junior Academies (6-17 years)

For more information contact 01202 740219.

Gym Stars Gymnastics Academy

32 Haviland Rd, Ferndown, Wimborne BH21 7RQ.

Fun and enjoyable gymnastics, run by experienced and qualified gymnastics coaches. Parent and child (18 months to 3 years) Stand Alone (3-4 years), Pay and Play Drop In Sessions (6 and younger), Stepping Stone Class (For children in Reception at school), Gymnastics for all (For children aged 5 to 17 years old) Adult Gym. We also run holiday sessions.

For further information contact 01202 986871.

Haymoor Junior Squash Coaching

Squash or raquetball coaching for boys and girls aged 8 years and over in Poole. Saturday mornings between 10am and 12pm. All they need to bring is a pair of non marking trainers, we’ll provide all rackets and balls needed for the sessions.

First session free, then ÂŁ4 per session.

For more information contact Keith on 07880618641.

Jason M Falconer Cycle Coaching

Cycle training in Bournemouth and Poole.

  • Lead instructor at Bournemouth Council Bikeability Team for schools
  • Bikeability training from Kings Park in Bournemouth, for ages 10+
  • ‘This girl can’, female sessions for girls aged 14+
  • Bikeability balance – For teaching Reception and early years children the precursor to Bikeability Level 1 control skills learned from 10 years upwards.

For more information contact Jason on 07455 315715.

Land & Wave

Prospect Business Park, Unit 14 Jaden Centre, Victoria Ave, Swanage BH19 1EJ.

Epic out door adventures for kids aged 8-14 years. coasteering, paddle boarding, rock climbing, bushcraft, woodland adventures and loads more. Can also be booked for parties.

For more details, please call 01929 423 031.

Laser Quest Bournemouth

10am-10pm, Daily.

The Old Super Bowl, Glen Fern Rd, Bournemouth, BH1 2LZ.

A game of tag made even more exciting with lasers! Suitable for everyone aged 6+. The minimum recommended height is 1 metre (3ft 4in).

For more information call 01202 556888.

Legacy Academy of Dance and Performing Arts Poole

Legacy Academy of Dance & Performing Arts, 21 Dunyeats Rd, Broadstone BH18 8AB.

A family run, fully accredited Dance & Performing Arts Academy under BTDA, Acrobatic Arts, Acrotrix, iD-Company & LAMDA for all ages, giving the very best, enjoyable training!

  • Toddler Classes
  • Main School Classes
  • Acrobatics
  • Adult classes

For further information contact 07753 320336.

BH Live Active – Littledown Bournemouth

BH Live Active Littledown, Chaseside, Bournemouth BH7 7DX.

Littledown is an award-winning leisure centre where people can get active. Local families can enjoy the gym, crèche, activities for under 5’s, swimming lessons, after school activities and much more.

Other highlights include:

  • Littledown Juniors Football
  • ALTITUDE High Ropes
  • Kids Parties

For further information contact 01202 055500.

AFC Bournemouth weekly coaching sessions

Weekly coaching sessions to a variety of different age groups throughout the week. Sessions cover children from as young as one-years-old, to adults over 50.

Mini Cherries – (1-4 year old)

Wednesday – The Branksome Centre – 10.30-11.30am – ÂŁ2.00

Thursday – The Shack, Muscliff – 10.30-11.30am – ÂŁ2.00

Also: Minikickers (ages 4-11), Premier league girls sessions (ages 6-16), Premier league kicks (ages 8-13 and 14+), and more.

For more information contact 0344 576 1910

Mr Mulligans Adventure Golf

Various times, Daily.

Exeter Rd, Bournemouth, BH2 5AF.

Indoors mini golf, restaurant, bar and much more. Suitable for the entire family. A unique experience in the heart of Bournemouth. Party bookings available.

For more details contact 01202837850.

New Forest Activities

Hazel Copse Farm, Beaulieu SO42 7WA.

Outdoors activities in the New Forest, led by experts. Canoeing, Kayaking, Archery, Ropes Course, VR Experiences and much more, suitable for the whole family.

Parties also available.

Unforgettable school holiday for children aged 8 to 14.

For more information contact 01590 612377.

Oakmeadians RFC

Oakmeadians RFC is a traditional rugby club based at Meyrick Park, in “the heart of Bournemouth”.

A family-friendly community rugby club that has been growing for over 50 years with over 20 teams
from our Little Bears to the Oakmeadians Old Gits!
  • Ladies Teams
  • Men’s teams
  • O2 Touch
  • Acorns
  • Little Bears

For more information call 07715 531143.

Play Netball Poole

Play Netball is a company that runs social Netball Leagues in England! Completely hassle free.

Opportunity to join as individual / team / group.

Training in Rossmore Leisure Centre on Mondays.

For more information e-mail 

Poole Athletic Club

Poole AC activities include Road Running, Cross Country and Track & Field Leagues. We have a busy calendar of events, training and social sessions. Everyone from 8 upwards is welcome, irrespective of ability. We’ll provide qualified coaches, encouragement and a friendly atmosphere.

Juniors, Seniors, Para Athletics, Joggers and more.

For more information contact HQ at Ashdown Leisure Centre on 01202 387362.

Poole Dolphins (Juniors U19’s & Youth U17’s)

British American Football based in Poole, Dorset. We are looking for junior players for our new team. We are aiming to run a Junior team (16-19 year old) 9v9 full contact team.

There is no strict minimum age, but 13+ is advised.

For further information check the Facebook Page: Poole Dolphins (Juniors U19’s & Youth U17’s)

Poole Piranhas Basketball Club

Our home court is the indoor sports hall at The Bourne Academy which is specially adapted for full and cross-court basketball. We also have allocated daily access to our club branded outdoor sports court at The Branksome Centre.

We offer basketball opportunities for girls and boys aged 7 to 17. From Rookie to All-Star, recreational to competitive, we have it covered!

We do Training and Practice sessions, Game Night, Jr. NBA Day Camps and Birthday Parties.

Contact number: 07527091120.

Poole Rugby Club

New and Old players are welcome! Junior teams U6’s to U16’s: For boys and girls aged between 5-16. We’re looking for enthusiastic youngsters to join our teams. Training and Matches are on Sunday mornings 10am.


  • 1st XV
  • Vets

For more information contact

Poole Runners

Poole Runners welcomes new members of all abilities, ages, experience and aspirations. From racers to casual and social runners, we have the experience, opportunities and coaches to help you enjoy and get the most from your running.

Adults all ages and abilities.

Children aged 8+.

For more information contact

Poole Town Youth FC

Football coaching by a family club. All coaches FA Qualified and CRB checked. Boys and girls of all ages, from under 7’s to 18’s.


For further details or to book a place call Elliott Head on 07974205066.

Prevail Skatehouse

10am-10pm Mondays to Fridays – 9am-10pm Saturdays – 8am-10pm Sundays.

P6 p7 Kinson Pottery Estate 65, 67 Ringwood Rd, Poole, BH14 0RG.

The South’s leading indoor skatepark!

  • Skatepark sessions
  • Equipment rental
  • Lessons for BMX, scooter and skateboarding
  • Parties, private hire and more.

For more information contact us on 01202818700.

RockReef Indoor Activity Centre

10am-3.30pm Tuesdays to Sundays. 

Bournemouth Pier, BH2 5AA.

An all weather attraction in the centre of Bournemouth. A sporty adventure suitable for anyone climbing mad aged 4+. Birthday parties and PierZip also available.

For more details contact 01202 983983.

Select Performing Arts

Various Times, Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Singing, Acting, Drama, Cheerleading classes in Poole, Wimborne and Corfe Mullen.

  • Singing and Music Theory ( 5+ years )
  • Cheerleading/Gymnastics ( 5+ years )
  • Drama ( 8+ years )
  • Commercial Dance ( 5+ years )
  • Mini Theatre Babes ( 2 – 3 years old )
  • Theatre Babes ( 3 – 4 year olds )
  • Theatre Class ( 5 – 7 years old )
  • Adult Drama ( over 18’s )

For more information contact 07894712577.

Sky High Gymnastics Club

We are a family orientated gymnastics club based in Poole Dorset. We offer gymnastics classes to children of any age and ability in a fun, safe and responsible environment.

For more information e-mail

Slades Farm Park

3A Forsyth Gardens, Bournemouth BH10 4BU.

Slades Park is community area with an outdoors skate park and velodrome. There are also 3G football pitches, a cricket table, as well as a playground, a dog exercise area and play-patch. Public space with a cafe and toilet.

Slades Park Pavilion Meeting room also available to hire.

Super Swimmers

Swimming lessons for babies and toddlers in Poole. An STA qualified teacher will guide you in how to confidently handle your child through their first stages in the water, using song and constructive play. When your child is old enough, they can progress to toddler lessons, where they continue to learn while having fun.

For more information e-mail

Swanage & Wareham RFC

Swanage & Wareham RFC has long been established as the premier rugby club in Dorset.


  • Senior teams
  • Ladies
  • Vets
  • Girls
  • Junior U6’s to U16’s
  • Under 6’s and Younger

New players welcome!

For more information please contact 01929552224.

Tennis Bound Poole

Tennis coaching by professional coach William Bound and suitable to all ages and abilities.

  • Tots (3-5 years)
  • Mini (5-10 years)
  • Junior (10-18 years)
  • Adult (18+)

Also available: Express coaching, nurseries and pre-schools, parties and more…

For further information contact



The Junction Broadstone

Station Approach, Broadstone, Dorset BH18 8AX.

The Junction Sports & Leisure Centre covers a whole host of activities such as swimming, football, gymnastics and badminton.  Our Fusion Fitness is aimed at 11 – 15 year olds, as an introduction to health and fitness.  Plus there are a large amount of adult activities also available.

For more info call 01202 777766.

The Parkour Project Poole

Dorset’s first and only purpose-built, indoor Parkour facility. It boasts a dedicated space for training in all aspects of Parkour as well as offering a fully-sprung floor, foam pit, and padded walls.

Sessions running seven days a week, and start from 3-years-old to adults (18+).

First coached session free.

Home educated courses available.

For more information e-mail



The Project Climbing Centre

10am-10pm Mo, Wed, Fri – 4pm-10pm Tues & Thurs – 10am-8pm Saturday & Sunday.

Located on the top floor of the Dolphin Center in Poole.

Indoor climbing for anyone over the age of 4.

  • Courses for under 18’s
  • Courses for adults
  • Coaching 1-2-1
  • Outdoor courses
  • Schools / Scouts and Groups

Yoga and Pilates classes also available at The Studio.

For more information call 01202 660153.

The West Hants Club Junior Squash Pay & Play

Saturday Morning are for junior squash pay and play sessions. Juniors can simply turn up on the day with no booking required. Players will learn all shots and tactics through drills, technical instruction and games. Members: £4.50  Non-Members: £6.50.

For more information contact