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Kids' activities in Croydon

Find out what Better has to offer in terms of kids' activities in Croydon. From swim school and soft play to gymnastics and holiday club, keep your children active and having fun at Better leisure centres in Croydon. Whether it's term time or holiday time, there's something for everyone at a Better leisure centre near you in Croydon. 

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Entertain your little ones

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Jump in

You'll find various swimming pools at Better in Croydon, where you can spend quality time with your family. And with teaching pools alongside 25- metre pools, your children can learn essential life skills as part of swimming lessons. So splash around, get them active or choose a swimming course to get your children used to the water. Find out more at your local Better leisure centre in Croydon:

New Addington Leisure and Community Centre | Purley Leisure CentreSouth Norwood Leisure CentreThornton Heath Leisure Centre | Waddon Leisure Centre  

 

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Hang time

Jump around on court or score a hattrick with football and basketball at a location near you. You can book a basketball court or why not join a team to become part of the Basketball community league U12 or U15. And with football pitches indoor and outdoors, your kids can learn new skills with our Better football programmes. Find basketball or football for kids at the following locations:

Ashburton Hall and Park | Croydon Parks and Pitches | Monks Hill Sports Centre | New Addington Leisure and Community Centre | Thornton Heath Leisure Centre | Waddon Leisure Centre

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Anyone for tennis?

Everyone can play tennis with Better. So get your children moving and improve their hand-eye coordination by taking up tennis. You'll find two locations in Croydon, where you can play. And with lessons, drop-in sessions and bookable courts for young children, everyone can take to the court. You'll find Junior, Mini and Tots courses for children from the age of three at Ashburton Hall and Park in Croydon. For more information, click below:

Ashburton Hall and Park | Croydon Parks and Pitches

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Work it out

It's not just the little ones, teens and older kids can learn good habits with our Junior gym programme. Sessions are available for children from 11 to 16 at your local Better leisure centre in Croydon. After the initial induction, where they learn how to use the equipment safely and confidently, they can use the gym during Junior gym sessions. To get involved, sign up to the All Inclusive Junior membership. To find out more, click on the following locations in Croydon:

New Addington Leisure Centre | South Norwood Leisure Centre | Thornton Heath Leisure Centre | Waddon Leisure Centre

 

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And much more...

From soft play to gymnastics, you'll find so much more at Better leisure centres in Croydon. As for birthdays, we can help organise a party and sort out all the details. So, you can sit back and relax. As for the holidays, we have plenty of options to keep the kids busy so come to Better in Croydon. 

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