Under 5s Activities & Classes

Help your little one to get active, learn new skills and more importantly have fun! With coached activities including swimming, dancing, football, diving, trampolining and gymnastics there's something for every little one to get involved and get moving with us. 

There's lots on across the city to keep Under 5s active. Our Adult and Baby/Child classes mean you can join in the fun when they are really little. As they and their independence grows there's our specialist Pre-school classes in a wide range of activities. Use the buttons below to find out more.

Jump Nippers 

Imagine the excitement of a class on our full-sized trampolines. Try something different while they also learn starter trampolining skills.  

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Little dancers can take centre stage with our pre-school ballet classes. Perfect for learning co-ordination and movement skills.

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Gym Nippers

Build up their confidence and movement skills in this gymnastics based class. Adult & Child classes from 18 months also available.

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Gym & Jump 

Little ones can reach for the stars with our  mixed gymnastics & trampoline skills classes. Adult & Child classes from 18 months also available

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Football Mini Kickers and Kick Starters 

Got a budding football star? In our football classes they learn the core starter skills all while playing. 

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Jump and Dive Skills

Using the dive board and trampoline in our dry dive area, this is the perfect start for trampolining, gymnastics or diving when they're older.

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Swim Pre-School 

Help your little one build up their confidence in the water with early years swim classes across the city. Adult and Baby/Child classes also available.

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Tots Tennis 

Serve up some fun for your little one! Our Tots Tennis classes run at Craiglockhart and The Meadows.

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Active fun for your little one! Enjoy our range of Parent & Child classes across the city. See what's on for you and your child below:
  • Swimming
    Swim Baby (3 months to 11 months) and 
    Swim Toddler (1 -  2 years)
    A safe and fun introduction to the water with your little one. Be there when they start their swimming journey and as they continue to become more confident and independent in the water.
  • Gymnastics
    Gym Nippers  (18 months to 3 Years) - Get moving together with safe and interactive adult & child gymnastics sessions
    Gym & Jump (18 months to 3 years) - Little ones can reach for the stars with our  mixed gymnastics & trampoline skills classes

Our 3 fantastic soft plays at EICA Ratho, the Royal Commonwealth Pool and Tumbles at Portobello are all open along with their cafes. 

Each of our unique soft play venues offers your own table right in the heart of the action, a cafe for tasty treats and snacks, and of course, safe, sanitised soft play fun!

Book and pay as you go, or you can enjoy unlimited soft play at all 3 venues with our great value Young Explorer soft play membership.