Things to do for Teenagers York

Sports & Active Clubs

Featured Listing

Energi Beats

When it comes to ENERGI BEATS is there a better way to spend your Friday night? From 8pm the lights turn down, the music goes up and the excitement begins. Two hours to jump out to our resident DJ, soak in the party atmosphere and chill out with one of our famous Slushies.
Strictly no parents allowed to bounce..!

I really rate it! Well organised, clean, lots of fun and nice cafe too.

HB, March 17

Energi Trampoline Park, 3-7 Rose Avenue, York Business Park, York, YO26 6RU
T: 01904 360 500


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Wired High Ropes

‘Wired’ is a high rise, suspended course where you’ll be harnessed to a safety wire to make your way round 22 different obstacles.

The course ends in a thrilling zip wire finish! Or test your nerve and skill on ‘Summit’, a 10m high climbing wall with different challenges for all abilities.

Web Adventure Park, Wigginton Road, York YO32 2RH
T: 01904 692221

AI Martial Arts – Easingwold

Martial Arts club teaching Judo, Shotokan Karate and Kickboxing
Open novices through to black belts
We can make you fitter, more confident and a champion!

Kids Martial Arts from age 3+

Unit 20, Ground Floor, Shires Bridge Business Park, York Road, Easingwold, YO61 3EQ
T: 01347 811351

Ainsty GTC (Gymnastics, Trampoline, Parkour, Playgym & GymPacT)

Ainsty GTC provides recreational Gymnastics classes at various sites around York, 7 days a week evenings/weekends.

Recreational Trampoline classes available 4 days per week.
Parkour classes are available 4 days per week.

Plus our new activity GymPacT (Gymnastics, Parkour and Trampoline) classes are available 2 nights a week at Energi Trampoline Park.

T: 07856 602199

Army Cadets

Joining the Army Cadets will give you access to a wide range of exciting activities. From adventurous training such as kayaking, mountain biking and abseiling to military-themed activities including shooting, fieldcraft and skill at arms, as well as training in first aid, you’ll get the chance to discover lots of new experiences.

Groups held at: Acomb, Strensall, Fulford & Burton Stone Lane
T: 01904 490529

Chok Dee Academy

Family-orientated gym.
At the Yumi Mummy Fitness Mums can bring babies to work out. Pre & postnatal fitness is a speciality.
When the kids are growing up, they can sample the punchbags, monkey bars and exciting playground before joining the kids classes. Dads can come down and train with their sons or daughters, for an empowering, developing and holistic fitness for the whole family

Unit 24, Rose Avenue, York Business Park, Nether Poppleton, York YO26 6RR
T: 07887 812139

Ebor Fitness

Catering for a wide range of people we have everyone from teenagers to pension-ers and people just wanting to tone up and get a little fitter to elite athletes. We pride ourselves on our friendly atmosphere and our fully qualified staff.

33 Hospital, Fields Rd, Fulford, York, YO10 4DZ
T: 01904 611070

Emerge Dance York

Regular ZUMBA fitness and ZUMBA Gold classes for adults running throughout the city. FREE no obligation trials available.

Fusing all the fun of the dance fitness phenomenon with the psychology and physiology relevant to teaching kids.
ZUMBA Kids – 4-6 years, ZUMBA kids Jr – 7-11 years.

Contact Emily to arrange a FREE trial class or to book a dance party for either kids or adults or arrange a school workshop.

T: 07821 902702

I can play tennis

Would you like your child to learn tennis in a fun, friendly and professional environment?
We provide expert tennis coaching for children from 4 years to 84 years!
We inspire children so that after their first lesson they can say “I can play tennis!”

Find out more contact Matt
T: 07882267971

Martial Arts 4U

Classes in Acomb, Copmanthorpe Heworth & Haxby.
For age 2+

MartialArts4u, 201 Acomb Road, York,YO24 4HD
T: 0800 069 9305

O’Connor Academy of Irish Dance

The O’Connor Academy of Irish Dance teaches children age 3+, in a safe and friendly environment. Classes are held from beginner to championship level, whether they want to compete or just dance for fun, it’s a great way to keep fit and make new friends!
Monday – English Martrys Church Hall YO244DA – 5pm
Thursday – St. Joseph’s Church Hall YO306JX – 6pm

T: 07506868448

Red Goat Climbing

We are a Bouldering specific facility welcoming climbers of all ages and abilities. We aim to provide a fluid progression for all abilities, to help even the most seasoned of climber, to improve! We offer Kids Clubs (age 7 – 16) term time & school holidays.

“the red goat climbing place behind Morrison’s (foss island) is brilliant with kids.”

Mumbler KH, March 18

“My son goes climbing at red goat every week & they do parties there too”

Mumbler AL, July 16

Redeness Street, Layerthorpe, York
T: 01904 731548

Sea Cadets York

Mondays and Fridays, 7pm – 9.30pm

Whatever you want to do when you leave school, Sea Cadets will give you a bunch of stuff that will help you cope with the big world and enjoy what it brings(Age 12-18).

Sea Cadets York, 21/22 Skeldergate, York,YO1 6DH
T: 01904 658505

The Cage

Friday 7 – 8.30pm (ages 11-18) FREE

Drop in Cage Football
The Cage is new to Belfrey Youth, and is an exciting new group meeting headed by one of our youth leaders who is a semi-professional football player. Feel free to drop in at any time for matches and activities.

The Storehouse, Mansfield Street, York.
T: 01904 215201

The Jack Raine Foundation

A York based UK charity working with vulnerable, hard to reach & disengaged children & young adults aged 11 to 25. The Hand Wraps & Advocates is a Healthy relationship initiative delivered through sport Using sport as a tool of engagement and trust for children, youth, parents & their communities.

York Boxing Club, Unit 5 The Maltings Enterprise Complex, Walmgate, YO1 9TT
T: 01904 632089

York Atemi Martial Arts

Classes in Karate and kickboxing for children from 10 years and adults.
Classes run on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Acomb Primary School
Find us on Facebook
T: 07867 678932

York City FC Foundation Saturday Morning Hub

Are you looking for something a little different for your son or daughter? Or just some extra fun, social and enjoyable football. Well YCFC Foundation have the sessions for your son or daughter.

Saturdays, 9am – 10am & 10 – 11am
Venue: York Sports Village
Session Types: City Kickers X2 Groups 9 – 10am
City Juniors 10 – 11am
Wildcats Girls Only 10 – 11am
T: 01904 559 508

York Dance Works

We welcome all ages and offer a range of classes taught by industry professionals in Ballet, Tap, Freestyle, Theatrecraft, Street, Contemporary, Musical Theatre, Zumba, Boogie Babies and Ballroom. We hold regular examination sessions and offer many performing opportunities in our show and other local events.

11 Redeness Street, Layerthorpe, York, YO31 7UU
T: 01904 637313

York Disability Tennis Network

Various venues

York Disability Tennis Network is a not for profit organisation. It provides specialist disability sessions for those who wish to play socially with like minded individuals or for those who wish to compete within a specialist disability tennis category to any level.

T: 07926 172939

York Hotshots Cheer & Dance

York Hotshots are a competitive Cheerleading Club who welcome over 60 children every week into their classes from age 3.5 through to adults!
York Hotshots enter national competitions and when possible perform at local events.
We train Mondays and Wednesdays from 4.30pm at The Centre @ Burnholme, York.

T: 07507 638804 (Anna)

York Jugglers

Tuesday evening from 7.00 to 9.00 pm

York Jugglers is an informal group who meet every week to juggle or practise other circus skills. Everyone is welcome to attend whether beginner or expert. We charge £4 for waged and £3 for unwaged to cover the costs of hiring the hall. Children under 14 should be accompanied by an adult.

St Lawrence Church Hall, Lawrence Street, York, YO10 3WP.

York Kenshinkan Karate Club

York Kenshinkan Karate Club is a family friendly martial arts club open to all: young and old, beginners through to black belts. Come train with us.
We train on Tuesdays between 6.30pm and 8pm, and Thursdays between 7pm and 9pm at ‘The Cube’, Canon Lee School, Rawcliffe Drive, Rawcliffe, York, YO30 6ZS.

T: 07946 472805

York Sharks Wheelchair Basketball

Fully inclusive sessions for disabled and non-disabled people. Please note that you do not have to have a physical disability to take part and all chairs are provided. All abilities and ages welcome. Get fit, meet friends and have fun. Find us on FB: yorkwheelchairbasketballclub

Fulford School,York, YO10 4FY

York Volleyball

York juniors sessions are on a Friday evening. The sessions focus on having fun and learning the fundamentals of volleyball. Younger juniors – aged 8 – 12 train from 7-9pm with Marzena, older juniors 12 onwards train with Tim and other coaches from 7-9pm. Find us on Facebook: York Volleyball club.

Huntington School, Huntington Road, York, YO32 9WT

Yorkshire Ouse Sailing Club

We will create a safe training environment for adults and children to learn to handle boats and sailing techniques. As we are based on the river Ouse at Naburn, you will also get used to other river traffic, river current and the interesting effect that a river environment has on the wind.

Yorkshire Ouse Sailing Club, Ferry Lane, Naburn, YORK, Yo19 4PN
T: 01904 468251

Zoo Skatepark

The Zoo is the only indoor Skatepark in York, offering children and young people the opportunity to skate at a safe, community-focused and professionally run skatepark. We have regular two and three hour sessions for rollerblades, scooters, skateboards and roller-skates.

Under Sainsbury’s Car Park J Sainsbury Plc, Foss Bank, YO31 7JB
T: 01904551440