ALTERNATIVE SPORTS

Go Active provide one of the widest selction of alternative sports in the UK

Go Active is the only coaching company in the UK which specialises in Alternative Sports! We love trying new sports and activities, giving our coaches new challenges and giving everyone who attends a Go Active coaching session the opportunity to try something truly different!


Archery

Archery is a precision sport with competitors needing to demonstrate extreme levels of concentration and mind control as well as physical ability. It is an ancient sport which has its roots in medieval times.

It has since become a popular pastime and competitive sport and has featured in the summer Olympic Games on and off since the early 1900s.

Dodgeball

The best thing about dodgeball is that pretty much everyone can play. Guys and girls, big and small, skinny and less skinny, older and younger. Even Justin Bieber fans.

The balls are official UK dodgeballs, designed for safety as well as playability, suitable for everyone.

Fencing

Fencing is the activity of fighting with blades. The most common version of fencing today, also called olympic fencing or competitive fencing. 

This is divided into three weapon categories: foil, sabre and épée. Classical fencing uses the same three weapons, but approaches fencing as a martial art.

Handball

Handball is one of the fastest team sports and requires high levels of dexterity, stamina and physical fitness.

It involves teams of seven players using their hands to pass or dribble a ball up a court, ultimately aiming to throw it into their opponents goal.

Street Surfing

Street surfing appeals to everyone, thanks to its innovative technology that combines the natural fluidity of surfing with the smooth manoeuvrability of snowboarding and skating. With our expert tuition you will learn to perform precision 360s, carve downhill, and even ride uphill in no time at all.

View our Street Surfing video.

Street Dance

Street dance, was a term coined originally to describe dances that developed outside of the studio setting and in a social space like streets, clubs and parks.

The original street dances in include Breaking, Popping and Locking. Younger forms of streetdance include Krumping and House.

View our Street Dance video.

Rocket Ball

We’ve introduced this dynamic high energy sport to help develop children’s hand-eye coordination. Rocketball provides a modern twist on traditional Lacrosse that enables it to be introduced to all children.

It’s great fun and helps develop children’s speed, agility and hand-eye coordination.

Ultimate Frisbee

Ultimate Frisbee is an exciting, non-contact team sport, played by thousands the world over. It mixes the best features of sports such as Soccer, Basketball, American Football and Netball into an elegantly simple yet fascinating and demanding game.

To compete at the top level, Ultimate players require an unmatched degree of speed, stamina and agility.

Urban Polo

Urban Polo is a high intensity invasion game that we have introduced to schools to aid with the KS2 children’s ball striking.

The equipment is slightly oversized to increase the success level for the children which then allows us to introduce other ball striking sports such as Hockey, Tennis and Cricket.

Zorb Football

Zorb Football is an exciting new sport that was first created in Norway and is now taking the UK by storm.

This fun variation on the classic game of football, sees the players encased in an inflatable zorb that covers the upper body and head. Other games such as Zorb Sumo or Zorb bowling can also be played.