The programme

Can the students have extra sports lessons?

Yes, we run many different Sports Academies and Special programmes. Please speak to a member of Ardmore staff for further details, or alternately visit the Ardmore Sports Academies section on our website. The following options are currently available:

  • Ardmore Football Academy 
  • Ardmore Rugby Academy 
  • Ardmore Tennis Academy 
  • Ardmore Golf Academy
  • Ardmore Basketball Academy 
  • Ardmore Dance and Drama Academy 
  • Ardmore Horse Riding Academy 
  • Ardmore Adventure Programme 

What kind of activities will students do?

On Multi-Activity Programmes

  • In the UK: Football, Arts & Crafts, Aerobic, Badminton, Tennis, Volleyball, Basketball, Hockey, Dance, Swimming and more... 
  • In the USA: Football, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Tennis, Swimming, Softball, Touch Football, Ultimate Frisbee, Basketball, and more... 

On Adventure Activity Programmes in the UK: Abseiling, Archery, Ball Sports, Bridge Building, Challenge Course, Climbing, Giant Swing, Jacob’s Ladder, Kayaking, Orienteering, Raft Building, Trapeze Zip Wire, and more…

What evening activities are there?

Evening activities will vary depending on the centre: Talent Show, Culture Show, Disco, Games Evening, Sports Tournaments, Casino, Film Evenings and many more…

Where will students visit on excursions?

On excursions students will visit local places of interest and attractions; which depend on the location of their centre. Please see each centre’s web page for further details. On our standard programme, students will have half day and full day excursions per week. Ardmore also offers Discovery Programmes and Academies at selected centres, where students will enjoy more excursions per week. Students will always be accompanied by Ardmore staff, at a ratio of at least 1:20, as well as the Foreign Group Leaders accompanying the groups.

Are all excursions and activities shown on your Sample Programme included?

Yes, all excursions and activities shown in the programme are included in the package. The excursions and activities can however be moved around for Operational reasons.