Kings Sports Academy Girls Rugby. Current National 7s Plate Champions, having competed at the 2019 Rosslyn Park event!

Kings Sports Academy Hockey after their 2018 fixture away at Truro and Penwith College.

Sport Academy

Kings Fitness & Leisure is proud to launch the NEW all-inclusive Sports Academy; offering increased sporting opportunities for young sportsmen and women aged 4-18 years.

This improved membership offers a more cost effective way to access more facilities and more activities, giving opportunities to learn skills, taste sports and represent the Kings of Wessex Sports Academy.

Joining the Sports Academy family costs less than £5 per week. All activities listed below are included. Wear the kit, get fit, get active, all from the comfort of Kings Fitness & Leisure.

6th Form Competition

As a member of the Kings of Wessex 6th Form, and a member of the Kings Sports Academy, you can be a part of our thriving sport set ups every Wednesday afternoon! With teams competing in Regional College leagues and representing Kings Sports Academy in National festivals, Kings of Wessex Sport is well and truly back on the map. A Sports Academy membership entitles you to train and play competitively in Football, Rugby, Netball or Hockey. Our Girls Rugby are current National Plate 7s Champions, having been victorious at Rosslyn Park National 7s Festival and our Netball squad are current Somerset Intra-College League Champions.

Lower School Academy Sport

As a year 9, 10 & 11 student at the Kings of Wessex Academy you have the opportunity to take part in regular after school sport with our qualified instructors. For the Autumn term, the sports and sessions are:

  • Monday, 15:30 – 16:30. Girls Football. Free to all Year 9, 10 & 11 students.
  • Tuesday, 15:30 – 16:30. Mixed Rugby. Free to all Year 9, 10 & 11 students.
  • Wednesday, 15:30 – 16:30. Mixed Hockey. Free to all Year 9, 10 & 11 students.

Why not join the Sports Academy and take part in other sessions thoughout the week including Netball, Judo, Basketball and Badminton. Gain kit, access the gym and take a plunge in the pool! All for £5 a week.

Youth Sport Zone

As a member of the Sports Academy join our qualified instructors in a range of sports in our Youth Sport Zones. Content will be focused around the advertised sport and activities could range from small sided games, competitions or skill drills. Youth Sport Zones are great ways to let of steam and improve sport specific skills for 13-15 year olds! For those non-Sports Academy members, each session is £4!

Youth Training Zone

As a member of the Sports Academy and reach the age of 13, you can participate in our supervised Youth Training Zone sessions. Join our qualified instructors in the gym and learn how to use the equipment safely and in a manner that suits your needs. Train independently with friends and peers. For those non-Sports Academy members, each 45 minute session is £4.

Sports Academy branded clothing

Join our growing Sports Academy family by wearing the same smart team wear! As a member of the Sports Academy you will benefit from our partnership with Under Armour. You will receive a ¼ zip jumper and a t-shirt, all branded to the Kings Sports Academy that you can wear whilst taking part in various activities!

You can also buy additional kit to what is included with your membership by following the link below.
Visit online store

Fitness Gym

As a member of the Sports Academy, and reach the age of 16, you can use the gym completely independently. Providing you have completed an induction you can come and go as you please. For those non-Sports Academy members, each entry is £4.90 student.

Sports Club

As a member of the Sports Academy, and aged between 4 – 12, you have unlimited access to these sessions. In activities designed to develop basic motor skills in a variety of sports, what better way to find out what your child enjoys. From Activities such as Dodgeball, Racquets, Football and many more. Sports Club takes place on a Monday between 17:00 – 17:45 for 4 – 8 year olds and 17:45 – 18:15 for 9-12 year olds. Saturday Sport sessions 09:00 – 09:45 for 4-8 year olds and 10:00 – 10:45 for 9-12 year olds. Non-Sports Academy members pay £4 a session!

Weight Lifting Class

Swimming Pool

As a Sports Academy member you have access to the swimming pool as any other member of Kings Fitness would have. Please check the pool timetable for availability!

Racquet Sports

As a Sports Academy member you have access to badminton, table tennis and short tennis! During the summer months you also have access to one of our 2 Tennis Courts

Facility Hire

We have a wide range of award-winning facilities for hire:

  • Astro (all weather flood lit)
  • 1 full size hockey pitch
  • 2 junior hockey pitches
  • 2 5 aside football pitches
  • Sports Field
  • 1 junior football pitch (Sept – May)
  • 1 full size adult football pitch (Sept – May)
  • 1 full size adult rugby pitch (Sept – May)
  • 400m Athletics track (May – Sept)
  • Cricket Square (May – Sept)
  • Sports Hall
  • 4 badminton courts/short tennis courts
  • 1 full size Netball court
  • 1 full size basketball court
  • 1 indoor 5aside court
  • 1 indoor volleyball court

The Sports hall and field also available for hire, please contact us for more information.

Weight Lifting Class
Weight Lifting Class

Our Partners



Would you like more information?

Just simply leave us your details in the form and we will get back to you!

Also if you have any questions or specific requirments please let us know by using the form.