Holiday Club Heaven!

Holiday Club Heaven!

We know that Holiday Clubs are ideal for any parent working during the school holidays and they make for convenient childcare for anyone struggling to find it. But, at School of Sport & Play, we are much more than just a childcare company. Our holiday clubs offer...

New Camp Manager

Meet our new holiday camp manager at Urmston Primary School, Ashlea Brewin. Following her amazing efforts and exceptional levels of commitment during the Summer holidays, she has now been rewarded for her efforts. Ashlea has continuously gone above and beyond in every...
The Importance of Sleep

The Importance of Sleep

“Sleep is the best form of meditation” – Dalai Lama Cognitive Ability (Performance in School) Strong scientific research shows that a good night’s sleep can significantly increase how our brain functions. A lack of sleep has proven to impair our executive function,...
Holiday club round up!

Holiday club round up!

After finishing our 5 week Summer Holiday Club at Urmston Primary School, we wanted to do a little round-up of some of the fab skills we as a team gained this Summer and tell you a little bit about how this Summer’s Holiday Club has helped our team grow and develop in...
The benefits of early morning exercise!

The benefits of early morning exercise!

Now there’s no better feeling of waking up early and getting a sweat on before the start your day, and there is a good reason for this. Taking care of your health first thing in the morning leaves your cognition, energy, physiology and spirit primed for optimal...
More Healthy Eating Tips for Kids

More Healthy Eating Tips for Kids

So, here we are with a spin-off from the last article on healthy eating. I realised that the previous one was very parent-focused and whilst I know that may be beneficial to some parents, it will not always be beneficial in actually getting your children into habits...
Quality over Quantity!

Quality over Quantity!

Unfortunately, the Covid-19 pandemic meant we had to significantly limit the number of children attending our holiday club this summer. Although this has had an obvious impact on the financial aspect of running a holiday club, we have seen a hugely positive response...
Eat healthy, Stay Healthy

Eat healthy, Stay Healthy

With the government implementing a scheme to tackle obesity in the UK, good tips for a balanced and healthy diet are not hard to find for teens and adults. £1.5 billion has been set aside to go to 5 local councils around the UK to help tackle obesity amongst teens and...
The Sky’s the Limit

The Sky’s the Limit

THE SKY’S THE LIMIT (A Guide to Motivating Our Athletes) Here, at School of Sport it is our belief that there is a sport out there that every child will love. Typically, Children begin playing sports for social interactions and gain interest in the sport, but mostly...
Making it personal

Making it personal

As a company, not only do we run Holiday Clubs and Out-of-School sports coaching sessions, we also often assist our schools with Lunchtime provision sessions and PE lessons as PPA Cover, or as specialists to support the enhancement of PE provisions within them.  Due...