Young people


Clubs and activities for young people make Eastbourne a great place to be. Skate parks can be found on the seafront near the Sovereign Centre and in Manor Park for skate boards and BMX.

Sports and Community Centres run sessions indoors and outdoors with everything from Ballet, Street Dance and Cheerleading to Martial Arts and Parkours. Use our Directory to find new activities to try.

TYS runs activities across the town, including sessions on cycle maintenance at the Archery Centre in Seaside and Street Dance sessions at Willingdon Trees. They also have a programme of summer activities each year and will be running sessions on fishing and water sports in the 2013 summer holidays. For more information contact Adrian Parker on 01323 646591. The East Sussex Connexions 360 website has up to date information on Things to do

Eastbourne and Wealden YMCA runs football sessions at Hampden Park Sports Centre, Dance – DJ sessions and Indoor Sports at Willingdon Trees, Fit and Funky groups in Willingdon Trees and Shinewater, Indoor Sports and Activities for teenage boys in Old Town, Freestyle Gymnastics and Bushcraft sessions. For more information on their Youth Activities programme go to the Eastbourne and Wealden YMCA Youth Activities web page or contact Jacy Kilvert on 01323 411718.