Sport and Leisure

MEActive Summer Programme

MEActive Summer Programme title with teenagers playing basketball

Our MEActive team is providing a number of fun activity camps throughout the Borough.

Programmes will be delivered at several venues over the summer including at our 3 Leisure Centres as well as using our outdoor facilities.

As always they will be fun and packed with lots of activities for our young people to get involved in – all of which are led by highly qualified and professional teams of instructors.

Please refer to each programme for further information - booking is essential.

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Adapted Bikes     MEActive Summer Camps     MEActive Summer Roadshows

MEActive Disability Camps     Family Tri-Golf

How to book

  • Follow the booking links below
  • Select 'Book Class'
  • Drop down to location (eg Amphitheatre applies to Carrick area programmes, Seven Towers applies to Ballymena area programmes and Larne applies to Larne are programmes)
  • Drop down the Sport/Activity to ‘Sports Development’
  • Click 'show Centres'
  • All available courses will be listed for the centre

Adapted Bikes

Our adapted bikes are available to book during June, July and August in Town Parks, Larne, and Shaftsbury Park, Carrickfergus.

To book a place please visit our Inclusive Bikes page.

  Date Times Cost
Carrickfergus
Shaftesbury Park

14, 21 and 28 June

3pm - 5pm

FREE

5 and 26 July

2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 August

4pm - 6pm
Larne
Townparks

14, 21 and 28 June
5 and 19 July
15, 22 and 29 August

1pm - 2pm FREE

15, 22 and 29 June
7, 21 and 28 July
4, 11 18 and 25 August

4pm - 6pm

MEActive Summer Camps

During July and August a number of 3 day schemes will operate in Ballymena, Carrickfergus and Larne.

These schemes will operate between Monday – Wednesday and will be open to children aged between 6-12 years of age.

Please note that the cost is per 3 day scheme and spaces are limited.

Book a place online

  Date Time Cost
Ballymena
Seven Towers Leisure Centre

25 - 27 July
1 - 3 August
8 - 10 August

10am - 3pm £30
Carrickfergus
Amphitheatre

25 - 27 July
1 - 3 August
8 - 10 August

Larne Leisure Centre

25 - 27 July
1 - 3 August
8 - 10 August

Book a place online


MEActive Summer Roadshows

This will see our activity schemes go on the road and will consist of 1 day outdoor camps across MEA over a period of 3 weeks.

The programme is open to children aged between 6-12 years of age with the opportunity to avail of 2 bookable slots either a morning OR afternoon.

Please note spaces are limited.

Children may book into both morning and afternoon slots but must be collected by parents and returned after lunch (children will not be supervised between 12 -1pm).

Book a place online

  Date Time Cost

Ballymena
Wakehurst Muga

29 July 10am - 12noon
or
1pm - 3pm
£4 per 2 hour time slot

Ballymena
Kells Pitch Muga

11 August

Carrickfergus
Whitehead Football Pitch

4 August 10am - 12noon
or
1pm - 3pm
£4 per 2 hour time slot

Carrickfergus
Greenisland Football Pitch

12 August

Larne
Glenarm Football Pitch

28 July 10am - 12noon
or
1pm - 3pm
£4 per 2 hour time slot

Larne
Carnlough Muga

5 August

Book a place online


MEActive Disability Camp

This will consist of 2 day camps in Ballymena, Carrickfergus and Larne.

The programme is open to children living with additional or special needs between 6 - 18 years of age.

You can book slots, but please note spaces are limited.

Book a place online

  Date Times Cost

Ballymena
Seven Towers Leisure Centre

15 and 16 August 10am - 12noon £4 per day

Carrickfergus
Amphitheatre

4 and 5 July 1pm - 3pm £4 per day

Larne
Leisure Centre

22 and 23 August 10am - 12noon £4 per day

Book a place online


Family Tri Golf

This will consist of 3 Inclusive Golf Days in Ballymena, Carrickfergus and Larne.

The programme is open to families of up to 4 and each session lasts approximately 45 minutes.

It will be led by the ‘Get Out Get Active Officer with assistance from MEActive team.

To book a place please e: nirwin@liveactiveni.co.uk

  Date Time Cost
Ballymena
Tennis Courts, People's Park
17 August 10am - 1pm FREE
Carrickfergus
Synthetic Pitch, Amphitheatre
18 August 10am - 1pm FREE
Larne
Town Parks, Tennis Courts
19 August 10am - 1pm FREE

Please Note:

  • Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first serve basis. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.
  • Please ensure participants wear appropriate clothing for activities outdoors including footwear and you are advised to apply sun screen before arriving.
  • All activities are subject to revision, addition or cancellation should unforeseen circumstances arise, including weather conditions.

For more information please contact:

Ballymena - Katrina McCaughan - katrina.mccaughan@ midandeastantrim.gov.uk

Carrickfergus - Gemma Brown - gemma.brown@midandeastantrim.gov.uk

Larne - John Grant - john.grant@ midandeastantrim.gov.uk