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About Glasgow Sport

Delivering sport and sporting facilities across Glasgow.

Glasgow Sport is the only organisation dedicated to all levels of sport and physical activity in Glasgow. We manage 22 Glasgow Clubs, 12 Swimming pools, public tennis/ bowls facilities and numerous football venues across the city. In addition to this we have teams dedicated to develop specific sports, support clubs and third sector organisations and help inactive people become active.

Ultimately, we aim to help more people be active and healthy to create a better Glasgow.

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (RLSS UK - 6 day course)

Mon, 16 Sep 2019 - Mon, 23 Sep 2019 (08:30 - 16:30)

Glasgow Club Scotstoun , 112 Danes Drive, Glasgow, G14 9HD

This course will run between Monday 16th September - Friday 20th September with assessment taking place on Monday 23rd September. The course costs £230.

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (RLSS UK - 6 day course)

Mon, 30 Sep 2019 - Mon, 07 Oct 2019 (08:30 - 16:30)

Glasgow Club Bellahouston , 31 Bellahouston Drive, Glasgow, G52 1HH

This course will run between Monday 30th September - Friday 4th October with assessment taking place on Monday 7th October. The course costs £230.

In Safe Hands

Thu, 10 Oct 2019 (18:30 - 21:30)

Kelvin Hall, G3 8AW

Certificated workshop for child protection officers delivered by Childrens First.

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (RLSS UK - 6 day course)

Mon, 14 Oct 2019 - Mon, 21 Oct 2019 (08:30 - 16:30)

Glasgow Club Gorbals , 275 Ballater Street, Glasgow, G5 0YP

This course will run between Monday 14th October - Friday 18th October with assessment taking place on Monday 21st October. The course costs £230.

Emergency First Aid at Work

Sat, 26 Oct 2019 (09:00 - 16:00)

Glasgow Green Football Centre , 40 Kings Drive, Glasgow, G40 1HB

The content of the course concentrates on the three principals of First Aid which are; Preserving Life, Preventing the casualty's condition deteriorating and helping to promote recovery.

Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport

Tue, 29 Oct 2019 (18:30 - 21:30)

Glasgow Club Tollcross , 350 Wellshot Road, Glasgow, G32 7QR

An Introduction to child protection in sport which is accredited by UK Coaching.

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (RLSS UK - 6 day course)

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - Mon, 11 Nov 2019 (08:30 - 16:30)

Glasgow Club Whitehill, G31 2QF

This course will run between Monday 4th November - Friday 8th November with assessment taking place on Monday 11th November. The course costs £230.

National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (RLSS UK - 6 day course)

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 - Sat, 23 Nov 2019 (08:30 - 16:30)

Glasgow Club Drumchapel Pool, Drumchapel Pool 199 Drumry Road East, Glasgow, G15 8NS

This course will run between Monday 18th November - Friday 22nd November with assessment taking place on Saturday 23rd November. The course costs £230.

Emergency First Aid at Work

Sun, 01 Dec 2019 (09:00 - 16:00)

Glasgow Club Tollcross , 350 Wellshot Road, Glasgow, G32 7QR

The content of the course concentrates on the three principals of First Aid which are; Preserving Life, Preventing the casualty's condition deteriorating and helping to promote recovery.

Child Wellbeing and Protection in Sport

Thu, 05 Dec 2019 (18:30 - 21:30)

Toryglen Regional Football Centre , 480 Prospecthill Road, Glasgow, G42 0AE

An Introduction to child protection in sport which is accredited by UK Coaching.

Glasgow Sport Community Award

up to £2,000

12:00am - Mon 30th September, 2019

The Glasgow Sport Community Award supports voluntary sports clubs, organisations and individuals to become stronger and help the delivery of sport and physical activities in Glasgow's communities. Successful applicants to this award will be able to receive up to £2,000 for the project of their choice.

Club 511

A two hour fun session where you can try a variety of activities including, sports, fun games, arts and crafts and much much more.

Elevate Your Club

Elevate Your Club is a workshop programme that aims to help you club tackle issues around developing such as having the right legal status to deliver your club so your committee and members are prote

Free Activities

There are lots of free activities taking place right across the city, from fun pool sessions to Club 511 - our two hour sessions in centres and ParkLives across the city's parks!

Glasgow Kids Club

The focus is fun, fun, fun with the Kids Club. These five hour sessions are a mix of games, sports and activities.

Glasgow Kids Club

The focus is fun, fun, fun with Kids Club! These five hour sessions are a mix of games, sports and activities. You can book for a full week at Glasgow Club venues across the city or pay on the day. Da

Good Move

Good Move recognises that being physically active is one of the single most important things you can do for our health, which is why we focus our efforts on enabling the inactive become active.

Good Move

Good Move recognises that being physically active is one of the single most important things you can do for our health, which is why we focus our efforts on enabling the inactive become active.

People Make Glasgow Healthier

There’s lots of ways to get active and local community and sports centres are a great space to start. If getting outdoor is more your thing, you could even try a local walking group in a park.

Pool Activities

Make a splash and have fun by coming along to our pool activities during the holidays!

Pre 5 Activities

Looking to get your wee one involved in fun activities over the holidays? We have lots on offer from Play Gym to football and tennis.

Sports Activities

If you are looking to try out a new sport or develop your skills, our sports camps are for you. Sports Camps are available in half day, daily and weekly sessions.

Teen Activities

Teens can keep active too by coming along to out Teen FT Fit classes. These sessions provide fun fitness sessions in a friendly and safe environment and compliment our supported gym sessions.

Vitality

People with medical conditions can have fun getting active with the support of our specially trained Vitality instructors.

Adult Tennis Coaching

Adult Tennis Programme

Adult Tennis Coaching

Tennis coaching in Glasgow for adults including beginner, intermediate and advanced levels to suit all participants.

Badminton Competition

The Glasgow & North Strathclyde Junior League provides competition opportunities for all players; from those just starting out in the game to regular tournament players and is unique in its format wit

Badminton Pay As You Play (Juniors)

Glasgow Sport's drop in sessions offer a social, inclusive environment to improve your badminton skills and play against others of a similar playing standard. We welcome all playing abilities from beg

Basketball Pick Up

Keen to get back into the game or try a new sport? This coach led session offers basic skills and game play coaching along with 3 v 3 competition in a fun, social environment

Bobcats

Gymnasts in the Bobcat class will spend time working on more technical gymnastics skills such as round offs, handstand forward rolls and splits. Gymnasts will also begin work on developing skills such

Cardio Tennis

Cardio Tennis is a series of tennis-based drills and activities played to up-tempo music on a tennis court.

Club 511

Club 511 is a two hour fun session where you can try a variety of activities including sports, fun, games, arts and crafts and much, much more.

Cycling: Let's Ride

Cycling is for everyone. The Let's Ride initiative with HSBC gives everyone the chance to experience the thrill of cycling outdoors.

Disability Activities

Glasgow Sport deliver various opportunities for people with disabilities to be active during the spring, summer and October school holidays.

Early Years Activity

Bring your little one along to one Glasgow Sport's sessions specially designed for children from 18 months - 6 years to give them a fun introduction to sport and play!

Football Advanced Player Centre (10 to 12 yrs)

The Advanced Player Development Centre programme involves weekly 1.5 hour training sessions for 15 weeks. Our SFA licence accredited coaches, will provide relevant and challenging content each week in

Football: Creative Player

'Creative Player' is a class designed for children aged 7 to 9 years of age and provides children the opportunity to develop their footballing skills.

Football: Go Club Football

Go Club Football focuses on children aged 9-11 years old giving them the right environment to improve their football skills and enjoy playing the game.

Football: Goalkeeping Soccer School

For kids aged 8-16 years old based at our state of the art, Toryglen Regional Football Centre providing high-quality, specialised goalkeeping coaching and training for keepers of various abilities.

Football: Minikickers

Minikickers is for children aged 4-6 years, that encourages a love of football and exercise as well as mixing as part of a group.

Free Activities

Glasgow Sport offer lots of free activities through the summer for people to be active!

Free Activity

Take part in high quality sport and physical acitivity for no cost near you in Glasgow!

Free Family Swimming

From Monday 2nd July to Tuesday 14th August, families can swim FREE, 7 days a week, in every area of the city, every week of the school summer holidays.

Glasgow Kids Club

The focus is fun, fun, fun with the Kids Club! So bring your kid along during the spring, summer or October holidays to give them a school break to remember.

Glasgow Life 9 Hole Golf Championship

From June we will be offering 9 Hole Competitions across four of our courses (Lethamhill, Linn Park, Littlehill and Knightswood), we have carefully designed the 9 holes to be used for each of the 18 H

Glasgow Sport - Adult Disability Sessions

Glasgow Sport is dedicated to providing a wide range of opportunities to adults in Glasgow who have a physical, learning or sensory disability. Our aim is to encourage and promote sport.

Glasgow Sport Training

Glasgow Sport deliver workshops across the city for to ensure coaches and volunteers have the opportunity to gain qualifications and improve their coaching practice.

Go Live @ the Green

Bring the 2018 European Championships to you and Go Live @ Glasgow Green with 10 action packed days of have a go sport, fun and culture. Taking place throughout the championships (2nd August -12th

Go Live in your Community

Bring the Championships to you and Go Live! In your Community. Come along and try out the Championship sports and much more at our FREE family events!

Good Move

All across Glasgow people just like you are enjoying getting out, making new friends and having fun at our Good Move classes.

Gymnastics: Adults Only

This class is open to anyone aged 16 and above, the class allows participants to learn various floor skills and the use of our Olympic Gymnastics Equipment. The sessions are delivered by our fully qua

Gymnastics: Bobcats

Bobcats is Level 4 of our Gymnastics pathway. In this level the class increases to 1.5 hours to give our gymnasts more time to work on strength, flexibility and more advanced floor and vault skills.

Gymnastics: Competition

This is the highest level of our Gymnastics Programme and its designed to further develop the participants skill level above our Jaguars Class. The class is open by invitation only and will be challen

Gymnastics: Jaguars

Jaguars is level 5 of our gymnastics pathway. At this level the class time increases to 2 hours. This allows gymnasts time to work on more complex skills such as somersaults and back flips.

Gymnastics: Leopards

Leopards is Level 3 of our gymnastics pathway. In this class we focus on perfecting basic floor skills and more advanced jumps and vaults.

Gymnastics: PlayGym

***PlayGym classes will be off on the week beginning 5th August 2019 for our coaches training week. All sessions will return as normal from Monday 12th August with the exception of sessions at Kelvin

Gymnastics: Tigers

Tigers is level 2 of the gymnastics pathway. In this level the gymnasts make the transition from basic core skills to intermediate skills.

Health Walks

Our walks are easy, fun and free. What's more, with more than 50 walks taking place each week, there's bound to be one near you.

Holiday Programme

Glasgow Sport's holiday programme is packed with activities to make sure the school holidays are active and full of fun!

Jaguars

In this class gymnasts will further develop all of the skills they have learned throughout each stage of the gymnastics programme. The will work on developing more advanced gymnastics skills such as b

Junior Tennis Coaching

There are three levels of Mini Tennis; Red, Orange and Green. Each level ​ with their own court size and type of ball. This tailored approach, based on age and physical maturity enables players to d

Junior Twilight Basketball

Shell Twilight Basketball at Glasgow Club Bellahouston is a multi-sport session that provides young people with a fun and safe place to come and be active.

Learn to Swim

Swimming is a fantastic way to stay healthy, no matter what age you are and it is never too early to start, so Glasgow Sport provides a programme of lessons for children aged 6 months onwards.

Leopards

In this class gymnasts with further develop their gymnastics ability by working on achieving intermediate skills such as handstands, bridge kick over’s and leaps. Gymnasts will also work on more adv

Let's Ride

Like to get out on your bike more but don’t know where to start? We’re here to help!

Live Active

At Live Active, we’ll help you build the confidence you need to make positive lifestyle changes. We’ll personalise our support to make sure it meets your needs.

Para Football

Our sessions will provide skill and fitness-focused football training sessions in a fun, social atmosphere as well as enjoying the game of football itself.

Park Lives

ParkLives is a free and easy way for you to get the best out of your local park. In fact, it’s much more than just a walk in the park – you’ll find a whole host of activities from Tai Chi to Bug

ParkLives

ParkLives is a free and easy way for you to get the best out of your local park. In fact, it’s much more than just a walk in the park – you’ll find a whole host of activities from Nordic Walking

Pay As You Play

Come and join in our pay as you play activities. No long term bookings required just contact us and book in to enjoy your activity as and when it suits you.

Pool Activities

Glasgow Sport have various fun pool activities throughout the city for young people and families. Come along for a day of fun at our swimming pools.

Pre 5 Activities

Glasgow Sport deliver many pre 5 opportunities for young kids to try different sports in a fun, friendly environment.

Revitalise

Revitalise is a city wide programme of fun and sociable easy exercise classes geared towards older adults, with a focus on improving strength, balance and overall fitness.

Rookie Lifeguard/ Survive and Save (8-16 years)

RLSS UK’s Rookie Lifeguard programme gives your child the skills they need to be confident in the pool or the sea – which means peace of mind for you. With colourful materials and fun, varied acti

Social Tennis

This is mixed tennis session for adults of all abilities. Led by one of our qualified tennis coaches, players are organised into to teams for fun, and sometimes serious, match play tennis.

Sports Activities

Glasgow Sport deliver sports camps across the city in Football, Gymnastics, Tennis, Golf, Cycling, Squash and Badminton. These run during the spring, summer and October holidays and can be booked for

Sports Camps

If your child is looking to try out a new sport or develop their skills then our sports camps are for you!

Teenage Activities

Teens can keep active by coming along to our Tenn FT Fit classes amongst others.

Tennis Xpress

Tennis Xpress is a 6 week active and dynamic introduction to tennis for starter adult players and is recommended by the ITF as one of the best ways to learn the game.

Tigers

This class develops the basic skills gained in the Lions class further; the gymnasts will achieve skills such as cartwheels, backward rolls and various balances. Gymnasts will also be able to use a va

Trampolining Stage 1

These can include simple jumps in the pike, tuck or straddle position to more complex combinations of forward or backward somersaults and twists.

Velodrome Cycling

The Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome isn't just for elite athletes. Although it's the home of Scottish Cycling, anyone can take the opportunity to enjoy cycling and ride the track. If you are a first-time ride

Vitality

People with medical conditions can have fun getting active with the support of our specially trained Vitality instructors

Wee Play

Play session for children aged 2-5 and their parents/carers which helps develop balance, coordination and movement skills.

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