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Corporate Days

We pride ourselves on offering some of the most challenging activities aimed at bringing teams together to reflect and further improve their working relationships.

Our Corporate days can be designed to suit your group and requirements. On or Off the water, we can bring out previously unseen qualities in your team and colleagues.

  • Watersports Activities

90 minute sessions of activities from Sailing, Windsurfing, Kayaking, Bellboating (twin hulled racing canoes). It is popular for this to be followed by a 90 minute rafting session for the whole group.

  • Land based Activities

90 minute sessions of Archery on our indoor / outdoor range.

  • Teambuilding Problem Solving Activities

Half or Full days - Theming can be as-you-require or not-at-all. Navigation based, this option provides a variety of problem solving challenges working on communication skills, trust, leadership and intra-personal relations. Cost is dependent on numbers and length of activity, we will work with you to get the best return from what ever budget you have.With our past experience we are able to tailor your days to provide the most for your team. We have also extended the 'reach' of the programme with past groups by including a strategic de-brief for each session to highlight key teamwork and leadership issues.

  • Disability Hub

The Hertfordshire Disability Sports Hub was created jointly between GLL, Gosling Sports Park, Herts Sports Partnership, Herts County Council and Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council to facilitate sporting activities specifically tailored to Disabled participants.

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School Groups

Learning outside the classroom offers an invaluable teaching resource whether it’s for early years, or key stages 1 to 4.

Your visit can be used to illustrate many curriculum targets including literacy and mathematics, geography, science, citizenship, art and design, history and PE through learning about the environment and the countryside.

Our goal is to enhance the understanding and opportunity for adventure and learning by offering a broad range of challenging activities in a safe and enjoyable environment.

Our enthusiastic and experienced staff follow the belief that by developing skills such as resourcefulness, resilience and adaptability in young people, they can act with confidence in problem solving and succeed in life.

For further details of our activities and facilities for schools please request our teachers pack, which outlines typical day trips to Stanborough Park. We are always willing to tailor visits to meet your individual needs and requirements.

Activities include:

  • Disability Cycling
  • Orienteering
  • Bell Boating
  • SUP
  • Team Challenge
  • Archery
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Raft Building
  • Sailing

 

 
 

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Courses

We can offer a wide range of accredited courses to further your boating knowledge both on the water and in the classroom.

 

RYA Youth Sailing – Stage 1, 2, 3, 4, Seamanship & Spinnakers

RYA Adult Sailing – Level 1, 2 & Seamanship

RYA Youth & Adult Powerboat Level 2

RYA First Aid

RYA VHF Short Range Certificate (SRC) On-line course & Classroom exam

RYA Day Skipper Theory

RYA Yacht Master Theory

BC Youth & Adult Kayak, Canoe & Stand Up Paddleboard

BSUPA Stand Up Paddleboard

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Holiday Club

Stanborough Holiday Club is all about having as much fun as possible. With over 20 activities in our programme, there is plenty for even the most adventurous to do.

Each activity day is for 8 to 14 year olds and runs from 9am to 5pm, during school holidays (subject to availability). 

Our programme of activity changes daily, and will slightly depend on the weather. With a team of highly qualified and suitably trained staff at each venue, we are fully confident your child will always have a time to remember at a Stanborough Holiday Club!

Activities include:

SUP Climbing Bushcraft Skills
Kayaking Creek Stomping Backwards Cooking
Canoeing Circus Skills Den Building
Bell Boating Rip Tag Sling Shot
Rafting Capture the Flag  

What to Bring:

  • Lunch
  • 2 snacks
  • Water bottle
  • Shorts and top that can get wet
  • Trainers that can get wet
  • Waterproof coat/cag
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunhat
  • Sunglasses
  • Towel
  • Shower kit

What to wear:

  • Activewear - Shorts, T-shirt, Jumper
  • Sturdy shoes - No flip flops or sandals please.
  • Socks

What it costs:

Holiday Club

£45 per day, £169 per week (5 days), £135 per week (4 days for bank holiday weeks)

Please ask about sibling discounts