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      The times below are the general opening hours for each area. For more specific times and availability for particular activities please refer to the relevant pages. Please also refer note that our Christmas/New Year opening hours are slightly different and full details can be found at the bottom of this section.

      Sportspark opens at normal times during bank holidays.

       

      Fitness Centre
      Monday – Sunday: 06:30 to 22:20

       

      Swimming Pool
      Times vary, please refer to the pool timetable on our Pool webpage.

       

      Indoor Courts
      Monday – Sunday: 07:00 to last booking at 21:40.

       

      Outdoor Courts
      Monday- Friday: 09:00 to 22:00
      Weekends: 09:00 to 21:00

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      Climbing Wall
      Monday – Sunday: 07:00 to 22:20

       

      Sportscafé
      Monday to Thursday: 07:30 to 21:30
      Friday to Saturday: 07:30 to 21:00

      Last food orders 30 minutes before close.

 

SportsParty!

A unique birthday party experience that will never be forgotten!

Sportspark offers a diverse range of sport and activity parties in a fun and safe environment for children, all run by fully trained and accredited staff. We also offer a selection of delicious and healthy child-friendly Sportscafe party menus and can reserve a party area exclusively for your birthday group. If your child has complex needs please email parties.sportspark.ac.uk and we will be happy to discuss any support required for the special day.

Xtreme Parties are bookable now, these are marked with an Xtreme logo in the right hand corner.

Our range of available parties is as follows:

Fun, memorable and informative, our fantastic Archery parties help children to develop their archery shooting skills. Run by qualified coaches, children will be taught basic Archery skills and safely learn all about this Olympic sport.

Cost: £135 for up to 12 children. (Prices do not include food)

Minimum age: 8 years

Running time length: 80 minutes.

Xtreme Archery

Xtreme archery is a hybrid of dodgeball and paintball but using a bow and arrows instead. A fast moving, energetic and extremely enjoyable activity which will give you the opportunity to shoot friends with specially designed arrows.

An xtreme archery party will include the following;

  • A health and safety briefing
  • A demonstration on how to load the bow and fire the arrow
  • A target practice session to hone your archery skills
  • A selection of fun team based games

Cost: £135 for up to 12 children. (Prices do not include food)

Minimum age: 8 years

Running time length: 80 minutes.

Sportspark's climbing parties offer a fun and challenging environment in which everyone can safely learn some basic climbing skills. Starting with a safety talk and warm up, children will have the opportunity to try traversing, climbing the wall and belaying. Our climbing parties are great for building team work skills and for encouraging friendly competition!

Running length: approximately 120 minutes

Cost: £135 for a maximum of 8 children or £235 for a maximum of 16 children. (Prices do not include food)

Minimum age: 8 years

If your child loves Gymnastics, our amazing SPRING Gymnastics and Trampolining Centre is the ideal venue for your party. Gymnastics parties typically include a warm up and games on the sprung floor, challenges on the beams and bars, games on the fast track and races on the tumble track and through the foam filled pits.

Running length: approximately 80 minutes

Cost: £170 for a maximum of 16 children (Prices do not include food)

Minimum age: School age and above (see below for parties for under 5's)

Our pre-school gymnastics parties are perfect for toddlers with a sense of adventure. Offering a fun and active party experience for all, children and parents are encouraged to play together.

Please note, recommended ratio - one child per Parent/ Guardian (maximum 1 parent to 2 children) and standard pre-school play rules apply. These can be found on the SPRING Gymnastics page, (under the section titles: Drop-in Sessions - Pre-School).

Running length: 60 minutes

Cost: £170 for a maximum of 30 children (Prices do not include food)

Minimum age: walking - 4 years old (see above for Gymnastics parties for children aged 5+)

If you are booking a pre-school/ gymnastics party age restrictions apply as shown above. Exceptions will only be made for siblings of the birthday child.

Our football parties are a mixture of fun drills and team activities followed by a football match and ending with a penalty shootout competition. The party can be booked either on one of our outdoor 3g pitches or in one of our indoor halls to celebrate your special day.

A Sportspark football party will include the following;

·         A health and safety briefing

·         A warm up

·         Fun drills and activities

·         A match and a penalty shootout to finish.

Cost: £135 for a maximum of 16 children or £165 for a maximum for 24 children. (Prices do not include food)

Running length: 80 minutes.

Xtreme goggle football combines classic football with visual impairment goggles for a wacky take on the traditional game. The goggles give the illusion that the ball is either much closer to you or much further away from you than it actually is resulting in many comincal moments throughtout.

An xtreme goggle football party will include the following;

  • A health and safety briefing
  • A warm up activity to familiarizes yourself with the goggles
  • A selection of activities
  • A match followed by a penalty shootout and cross bar challenge

Cost: £135 for a maximum of 16 or £165 for a maximum of 24 children. (Prices do not include food)

Running length: 80 minutes.

Xtreme sports day is fantastic fun for all the ages which incorporates all the old school sports day activities. Once split into teams you will get to take part in a range of nostalgic games including egg and spoon, sack race, space hoppers and many more. Each event is scored which increases the competitiveness between teams and gives an overall winner for the party.

An xtreme sports day party will include the following;

  • A health and safety briefing
  • A selection of fun team based games

Cost: £135 for maximum 16 children or £165 for a maximum 24 children. (Prices do not include food)

Running time 80 minutes.

Xtreme Bubble Football

Xtreme bubble football is a hilarious adaptation on the beautiful game. A fast paced and exciting activity which will see you pitted against opponents inside an inflatable zorb. The results are spectacular with people bouncing and rolling around whilst trying to attempt to play football.

An extreme bubble football party will include the following;

  • A health and safety briefing including how to get in and out of the zorbs
  • A selection of activities
  • A match to finish with

£135 for maximum of 16 children. (Prices do not include food)

Running time 80 minutes.

Minimum age 8 years.

Due to health and safety we are only allowed to have a maximum of ten balls out at any one time. For parties over this size children will be rotated.

Xtreme dodgeball is a high intensity version of the iconic game which will guarantee to make you work up a swear. The session is broken down into variations of dodgeball that will ensure maximum participation meaning you will come away tired but having had a great time.

An xtreme dodgeball party will include the following;

  • A health and safety briefing
  • A warm up
  • An array of dodgeball games

Cost: £135 for maximum of 16 or £165 for a maximum of 24. (Prices do not include food)

Running time 80 minutes.

Minimum age 8 years.

Xtreme cricket is a shortened version of the classic game. It is fast paced and fun meaning it is perfect for participants looking for big hits and near misses as you attempt to steer your team to victory.

An xtreme cricket party will include the following;

·         A health and safety briefing

·         A warm up

·         A match

Cost: £135 for maximum of 16 children. (Prices do not include food)

Running time 80 minutes.

 

Catered Party Packages

Why not extend the party fun and upgrade to a Catered Party Package?

We offer a selection of delicious and healthy child-friendly Sportscafé party menus and can also reserve a SportsParty area exclusively for your birthday group. 

Offering both hot and cold options, choose from a buffet with fruit for £4.00 per person (£3.00 pre school) or a hot meal (several choices) with dessert for £5.40 per person. Both options include refreshments.

Additional jugs of squash are available at £1.80 per jug and jugs of juice are available at £2.40 per jug. Each jug provide 4-5 servings.

Tea and coffee is available at £1.44 per adult.

You are welcome to bring a birthday cake along to your child's Sportspark party, providing you have pre-booked and purchased food from our Catered Party Package menu.

- Special Dietary Requirements

Our Catering Team are able to cater for a range of dietary requirements (i.e., gluten-free or dairy-free), for example vegetarian or vegan.

Please let us know well in advance of any child's special dietary requirements so that we can discuss any alternative menu options with you and the Catering Team.

Book your SportsParty today!

For all party enquiries and bookings, please call our Parties office on tel: (01603) 592814 or email parties.sportspark@uea.ac.uk, providing as much information as possible, including dates, type of party requirement, number of children, children's ages and any special dietary requirements.

Catering choices must be ordered and paid for at least 2 weeks in advance of the party, and once placed, are non-refundable.  If you require a hot menu choice, there are several options. Please ask for more details when you make your booking enquiry.

Please note that all prices quoted above are inclusive of VAT.

Sportspark operated the Xtreme Active brand under license and with the permission of Wamo Sports Ltd

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