Children's activities

Fun athletics activities, courses and events ideal for kids!

From term time fun to school holiday fun, we’ve got great activities for the kids to get involved in.

Parents need not miss out either; check out our parents offer for those with kids who attend the Athletics Academy. We also host birthday parties at Lee Valley Athletics Centre, perfect if you’re looking to have a totally unique party.

Coronavirus COVID 19 Update

Our activity programme has been suspended.
Following Government guidance, we have temporarily suspended all activities. We’re monitoring the situation and will make activities available when it's safe to do so.

Athletics Academy

Our Athletics Academy is suspended until further notice due to operational changes we've had to make following reopening after our shut down due to Coronavirus.
Athletics is fun and everyone can do it, it's a great way to keep fit and improve co-ordination skills.

You’ll be trained by experienced coaches and take part in sport alongside some of Britain’s finest athletes at our award winning athletics centre.


You’ll get a chance to take part in a range of activities on the same track as some of the world’s greatest athletes. Develop your skills in sprints and hurdles, jumps, throws and relays.

Just simply turn up and start enjoying your favourite athletic disciplines.

For more information call us on 020 8344 7230



Age groups Days (term time only) Times Cost
6 - 8 year olds Monday and Fridays  16:30 - 17:45 £5.50 per session or £55 per term
8 - 12 year olds  Tuesday and Thursdays
Saturdays 09:00 - 10:15
12 - 16 year olds  Mondays and Fridays 18:00 - 19:30
Please note sessions will not run on bank holidays

Parents offer


Find the time to train while your child is keeping active. Buy an Athletics Academy ticket for your child and get an adult ticket for £3, with a saving of up to £3.70!

Ticket includes the use of:

  • All indoor and outdoor track facilities
  • Spinning bikes
  • Cross trainers
  • Rowing machines
  • And more!

Offer is valid on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursday and Fridays 16:00-18:00 (term time only). 


Birthday Parties



We've suspended our birthday parties until further notice due to operational changes we've had to make following reopening after our shut down due to Coronavirus.


Why not host a birthday party with a difference at Lee Valley Athletics Centre? Our parties are perfect for children aged 6 - 12 years old.

Our basic package includes:

  • One and a half hours of athletics coaching by a fully qualified coach for the birthday child and their friends.
  • Dedicated party room for half an hour - any food or drink to be supplied by the party holder and the room is undecorated.
Based on children aged 6 - 12 years old  
Up to 10 children £180
Up to 20 children £260
Up to 30 children £360

For special optional extras:

Birthday invitations
  • Available upon request
Decorated party room


  • Balloons
  • Decorations
  • Birthday banners
  • Hanging decorations
  • Party streamers

Additional cost: £20

How to book

To book or to find out more about birthday parties contact Peter Scott via email or

Alternatively, you can call 07985 197 216.



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