Bumper set of holiday activities set for the summer break

Mansfield Town Football in the Community are delighted to confirm its itinerary of activities for youngsters, ahead of the forthcoming summer holiday.

Spread across the six weeks holidays, football in the community will continue to deliver its highly recommended childcare and sports coaching, Monday to Friday 8.30am to 4pm at the One Call Stadium.

Monday’s, Tuesday’s, Wednesday’s and Friday’s will consist of multi-sports coaching at the One Call Stadium led by Football in the Community’s qualified coaching team with sessions designed to engage and develop participants’ skill, technique and knowledge of the game – all sessions will take place on the all-weather 3G pitch.


Every Thursday (excluding Thursday 25th July) will consist of trip days, giving youngsters the chance to visit new places and gain new experiences. Youngsters will be taken via bus from the One Call Stadium to activities including Robin Hood’s Wheelgate Adventure Park, Clip N Climb (Derby), Bike Riding and more – booking will be required for all trip days.

Community Manager Gary Shaw said “Our summer programme looks set to be one of the best we’ve ever put on, our coaching team have got lots of different activities already planned to suit all ages and abilities, whilst the trips we’ve got planned cover a wide range of interests and activities.

“Over the course of the last academic year we’ve been a large number of the areas Primary Schools for Premier League Primary Stars and made a real impression on the kids – over the last few week’s they’ve all been asking what’s happening during the summer holidays and so we’re delighted to be putting on the activities they really enjoy.”

Prices and Booking Information

Monday’s, Tuesday’s, Wednesday’s and Friday’s will cost £16 per child per day, we operate an open-door policy meaning children can turn up on the day without pre-booking at no extra-cost, however this is on a first come first served basis. Pre-booking can be made by visiting http://bit.ly/FITCSS those who pre-book onto the register are guaranteed a place for ‘Soccer Summer’.

Thursday trip days will be priced at £30 per trip, per child. Advanced booking MUST be made for trips – click HERE to make a booking request for any of our trips http://bit.ly/FITCTRIP


Trips – Soccer Summer: Adventure Days

Bike Riding Adventure – Derbyshire | August 1st
Enjoy miles and miles of fun on two wheels, as we peddle our way around the beautiful Derbyshire based Hassop Station cycle trails. The day will consist of numerous fun challenges for participants, as they tackle a number of traffic free routes – allowing them to become more confident with bike riding.

Robin Hoods Wheelgate Adventure Theme Park | August 8th
It’s time for youngsters to go crazy and explore the area’s premier family theme park, with a wide variety of activities on offer throughout the day! They’ll be a number of challenges for youngsters, including the extremely popular Maze, Crazy Golf, Animal Adventure and much more!

Outdoor Adventure & BBQ Lunch | 15th August
There’s nothing better than the great outdoors! Youngsters will visit one of the area’s premier parks for a day of fun team and solo exploring challenges and games, designed to test them in every way possible! And to top it all off, they’ll be a BBQ lunch provided!

Twinlakes Family Theme Park | 22nd August
Youngsters can go crazy at the East Midlands popular Family Theme Park, which includes a scream park, USA Themed action zones and a number of rides to get the adrenaline pumping!

Clip N Climb & Sport in the Park | 29th August
Rounding off our Soccer Summer will be a double amount of fun! In the morning we’ll be heading over to Derby’s fantastic indoor ‘Clip N Climb’ as we encourage participants to be adventurous and reach the top of a number of challenging climbing walls! In the afternoon we’re finishing with a mini-sports day over in Markeaton Park, which has lots of different activities within its grounds for participants to explore.  

**OFFER** Book on ALL FIVE trips and get FOUR ‘Soccer Summer’ days FREE – Book on FOUR trips and get THREE ‘Soccer Summer’ days FREE – Book on THREE Trips and get TWO ‘Soccer Summer’ days FREE – Book on TWO trips and get ONE ‘Soccer Summer’ day FREE. Bookings must be made together via one form, booking on one trip today and then another on a later date will NOT qualify for any free ‘Soccer Summer’ days