Youth Activator programme

The Youth Activator programme delivers free, alternative, physical and sport opportunities for eight to 16 year olds across the district. The programme offers a mobile, informal and flexible service to deliver activities for young people where they are needed. The programme provides opportunities all year round in school and community settings.

Youth Activator community sessions Summer 2020

Socially distanced games, circuits, HIIT workouts and challenges for children aged 11 to 13!

North Oxfordshire Academy, Banbury - Tuesdays 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Cooper School, Bicester -  Fridays 10:00am to 11:00am 
Kidlington and Gosford Leisure Centre - Fridays 1:00pm to 2:00pm 

  • £1 per session
  • Limited to 12 places
  • Six people per bubble 
  • Cleaning products and hand sanitizer provided
  • Equipment cleaned before and after use
  • Social distancing measures in place

Booking required, reserve your slot via

Youth Activator Usual Programme offers the following:

  • Year round informal, after school sport and physical activity programme in community settings such as parks, youth clubs, leisure centres and more
  • Holiday programme in all schools holidays (except Christmas)
  • School Takeover initiative delivering sessions at lunchtimes in schools
  • Training for staff and resource pack for sustainability in schools
  • Beat the Activator programme monthly challenge with prizes to be won
  • Young people are signposted and made aware of local opportunities to sustain their participation in sport and recreation

We work hard with the following partners to make sure that sport and physical activity are accessible to everyone: