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Sports Tours to the Midlands

Feb 22, 2022


Amazing Facilities & Pro Coaching On Your Doorstop

 

Sports tours to the Midlands is a fantastic option for groups looking for a stop-gap between international trips. You get world-class facilities, pro coaching, and lots of fun in the heart of the country.

By opening your tour to multiple teams, you will be able to bring together a diverse group of players who all share a passion for sport.

Below are our top 3 venues all with pro coaching offerings and the fun activities you can expect on a Midlands sports tour.

 

St George’s Park

St George's Park

Fun, football, and top-class coaching in an inspirational setting with FA licensed coaches to put your team through their paces at the home of England National Teams.

Boasting an impressive 330-acres, whilst also being the home of England’s 28 national teams, St George’s Park is world-renowned for its cutting-edge training facilities and sports science platforms. A perfect professional coaching option for those who are passionate about football.

https://www.rayburntours.com/sports-tours/trips/football-tours-to-the-uk-midlands

 

Loughborough Lightning

School Netball Tours

Visit the home of Superleague champions Loughborough Lightning where their coaches will put your team to the test! Lightning Experience will be based on campus at Loughborough University and are tailored specifically to you. Introduce your team to professional coaching & sports science available to the Lightning players.

https://www.rayburntours.com/sports-tours/trips/netball-tours-to-the-uk-midlands

Leicester Tigers

Leicester Tigers

Matchday coaching clinics with Leicester Tigers is the ultimate rugby matchday experience. Open to all groups with varying abilities, they can experience professional lessons, meet the Tigers and walk out onto the famous Mattioli Woods Welford Road pitch.

During the home matchdays, groups can participate in the morning training sessions with professional coaches. After the session, your group will be joined by a current Tigers player for an open Q&A. They will gain a real insight into what it’s like to play for the most successful English rugby club.

https://www.rayburntours.com/sports-tours/trips/rugby-tours-to-the-uk-midlands

 

Excursions In The Midlands

It’s not all about coaching & training. The Midlands experience and team bonding are just as necessary. We have plenty of activities and excursions to make a sports tour to the Midlands beneficial with pro coaching and fun.

 

Alton Towers

Alton Towers

Alton Towers is always a favourite with groups visiting the Midlands! With rollercoasters galore, it’s a great way to please the thrill-seekers in your group and the perfect way to wind down.

 

Archery & Archery Tag

Archery

Learn to shoot a modern curve bow from 10m with highly trained instructors. You can also try your hands at Archery Tag. A fun combat game that involves using inflatable defences to avoid being hit by foam-tipped arrows.

 

Steeplehouse Quarry Zip Wire

Zip Wire

Travel 108 metres at up to 40mph on the Rooftop Rider Zip Wire, which starts from the centre’s roof and finishes on the far side of the Steeplehouse Quarry.

 

Climbing at Black Rocks

Climbing

Head to Black Rocks, a rock climbers paradise, only a 10-minute walk from the centre. You’ll be taught by highly-trained instructors how to scale the rock face and then safely abseil back down to the ground.

 

Kayaking at Carsington Waters

 

Kayaking

You will travel to Carsington Waters, located between Wirksworth and Kniveton, where you will be able to participate in kayaking under the supervision of a highly qualified instructor.

 

Explore Mount Cook

High Ropes

Explore Mount Cook’s impressive 12m high rope course, complete with 5 different activities from the Leap of Faith to Jacob’s Ladder.

Discover Multi-Sport Tours to the Midlands, UK

For first-time tourers with a limited budget, a multi-sport tour to the Midlands is packed with all the qualities of an international tour, combined with the ease of staying on home ground.

By opening your tour up to a larger number of teams, your tour will bring together a wider group of diverse players who all share the same passion for sport. Plus, it’s a great way to make your tour more accessible!

https://www.rayburntours.com/sports-tours/trips/multi-sport-tours-to-the-uk-midlands