Galleon Camps

Galleon Camps

During the Easter and summer holidays The Galleon runs a number of sports camps for pupils in Primary 3 through to S5.

Reserve a place on our Camps by emailing The Galleon on galleon@gwc.org.uk

Cricket

Boys practicing cricketOpen to children in Primary 4 to S3, whether or not they attend Watson's, this camp in the Easter holidays provides an opportunity for children to develop their cricketing skills in a fun and enjoyable environment, enabling them to enhance their skill levels prior to the new cricket season.

Booking Forms

Hockey

Girl playing hockey

The Galleon runs a Hockey Camp in the Summer holiday. All courses for those children in the current Primary 3 to S5, whether or not they attend Watson's and will provide a great opportunity for them to brush up on skills and fitness for the start of the new season. The emphasis is on developing hockey skills and techniques in a fun environment. They are based at the Senior School, using both astro-turf pitches and the front grass pitch.

Booking Forms

Rugby

Rugby coach and two players

During the Summer holidays The Galleon runs pre-season ‘Rugby Skills Courses’, for those children in the current Primary 3 to S5, whether or not they attend Watson's. This is an opportunity to brush up on skills and fitness for the start of the new season. Based at the Craiglockhart pitches, the emphasis is on developing rugby skills and techniques in a fun environment. Activities include skill drills and practices, modified games according to age, level and ability and fun games culminating in the unique ‘Rugby Olympics’ on the final day.

Booking Forms

Multisport Camps (Easter)

boy and girls practicing hockey skills Multisports Camps are available for two weeks of the Easter holidays, open to children from current Primary 3 to S3, whether or not they attend Watson's. These are full-day camps with the option of taking morning, afternoon or all day places. Our aim is to develop a range of skills within different sports. All of the activities will have qualified coaches and will follow a set programme, fitness-skills and games. A list of activities will be shown on the application form which will be available nearer the time.

Booking Forms

Sports Camps (Summer)

children playing football

Summer Camps are available across five weeks of the Summer holidays, open to children from current Primary 3 to S3, whether or not they attend Watson's. Our aim is to develop a range of skills within different sports. All of the activities will have qualified coaches and will follow a set programme, fitness-skills and games. A list of activities will be shown on the application form which will be available nearer the time.

Booking Forms

Tennis

Girl playing tennisDuring the Easter holiday The Galleon run Tennis Camp, open to children Primary 3 to S3, whether or not they attend Watson's. This camp provides an opportunity for children to develop their tennis technical and tactical skills in a fun and enjoyable environment, enabling them to gain match play experience and enhance their skills prior to the tennis season.

Booking Forms

Galleon Camps Booking Forms

Summer Camps

Date Camp Eligibility Booking Form
Monday 8 April – Friday 12 April 2019 Cricket P4–P7 (half day)*
S1–S3 (full day)*
Booking form
Monday 8 April - Friday 12 April 2019 (Week 1) Multisport Easter P3–S3* Booking form
Monday 15 April – Friday 19 April 2019 (Week 2)     Booking form
Tuesday 16 April – Friday 19 April 2019 Tennis P3–S3* Booking form
Monday 1 July – Friday 5 July 2019 (Week 1) Multisport Summer P3–S3* Booking form
Monday 8 July – Friday 12 July 2019 (Week 2) Multisport Summer P3–S3* Booking form
Monday 15 July – Friday 19 July 2018 (Week 3) Multisport Summer P3–S3* Booking form
Monday 22 July – Friday 26 July 2019 (Week 4) Multisport Summer P3–S3* Booking form
Monday 29 July – Friday 2 August 2019 (Week 5) Multisport Summer P3–S3* Booking form
Monday 5 August – Friday 9 August 2019 (Week 1) Hockey P3–S5* Booking form
Monday 12 August – Friday 16 August 2019 (Week 2) Hockey P7–S5* Booking form
Monday 12 August – Friday 16 August 2019 Rugby P3–S5* Booking form

*Eligible pupils must belong to these year groups in the current Session.

For further information on the camps above contact galleon@gwc.org.uk