OCRA Clubs

OCRA Clubs

OCRA offers a diverse programme of activities for everyone.

If you require any further information or wish to make a booking for a class regarding a sport or activity you would like to try, OCRA can be your first call. Tel: (01837) 318010.

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Badminton Adult/Youth Club

during the South West Youth Games at Simmons Park,Come and Play at Parklands Leisure Centre. All equipment provided – great fun – meeting many people of varying abilities

Activity type / sport / club: Badminton
When: Monday Nights – Term time only
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Venue: Parklands Leisure Centre
Who it’s aimed at:
Cost: £3.50 p/w
Contact: 01837 318010 or vicki@ocrasport.org.uk


Family Badminton

BadmintonFor families to improve their badminton skills and knowledge through coaching and game play; open and inclusive sessions for all players to be offered player pathways.

Each week there will be at least one badminton coach on hand to lead players through either a new skill or looking at improving a learned skill

All abilities welcome, coaching available to either learn a new skill or looking at improving a learned skill. Children Under 9 must be accompanied by an adult.

Activity type / sport / club: Badminton
When: Sunday mornings, September through July
Time: 10.00am – 12 midday
Venue: Parklands Leisure Centre
Cost:
• Individual adult – £3.50
• Individual child £3.00
• 1 adult + 1 child £5.00
• Family (2 adults + 2 children) £8.00
Contact: Alan Berry
• Tel: (01822) 854 776
• Email: tavyside@gmail.com
  • Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tavyside.badminton/
• Website: http://www.tavyside.org.uk/our-sessions/


Ballet and Tap

Exeter ballet…with Exeter Academy of Dance. We aim to promote enjoyment and a love of dance for both boys and girls from the age of 2 ½ all the way up to adults. Students of all abilities are catered for with many dancing for enjoyment and others pursuing the ambition of a career in dance. We provide a positive and caring environment to help each student fulfil their own potential whilst developing their dance technique, co-ordination, physicality, and confidence.

Activity type / sport / club: Dance
When: Mondays
Time: From 4.15 to 7.45 by ages/grades:

4.15 – 4.45   Pre-Primary Ballet
4.45 – 5.15   Primary Ballet
5.15 – 5.30   Primary Tap
5.30 – 6.00   Grade 1 Ballet
6.00 – 6.45   Grade 2 Ballet
6.45 – 7.00   Primary Tap
7.00 – 7.45   Grade 3 Ballet

Venue: Pavilion in the Park
Who it’s aimed at: all welcome
Cost: £
Contact: Contact is Suzie Amiet
Email: exeterdance@aol.com
Website: http://www.exeteracademyofdance.co.uk/


Basketball Club

Basketball - OCRAShoot some hoops!

Activity type / sport / club: Basketball
When: Wednesday evenings – Term time only.
Time: 7:15 – 9.15 pm
Venue: Parklands Leisure Centre
Who it’s aimed at: 15+ years
Cost: £3.50 per week
Contact: 01837 318010 or vicki@ocrasport.org.uk


OCRA Dance Project

OCRA dance ProjectOCRA Dance Project is a non-profit event dance group that is open to all, bringing our community together through dance, music and laughter. A variety of dance styles. Have fun learning new routines and be part of a dance group taking part in local events if you wish. Please like our Facebook page to find out more.

Currently preparing a performance for Okehampton Carnival – all welcome.

Activity type / sport / club: Dance
When: Friday
Time:
• 3:45-4:30 Teens (3-18)
• 4:30-5:30 All ages
Venue: Pavilion in the Park and other venues depending on programme
Who it’s aimed at: all ages
Cost: £1 per session
Contact: 07827787867 / lynne-inmotion@email.com


Fencing

OCRA fencingOCRA fencing is taking a break for the Oct-Dec half term; West Devon Swords is organising a juniors fencing session for the Tuesday 5-6pm slot for the coming half-term. Space at the venue will limit numbers, so please reply by email or call 07956 409818 to confirm your interest.

Dates: 7,14, 21, 28 Nov and 5, 12 Dec.
Venue: Okehampton Baptist Church, Fore St.
Cost: £36 for the six-week block.
Who it’s for: children from 6-12yrs

We will try to cover foil and some sabre and aim to begin the British Fencing Awards scheme, so badges will be available!

Contact: Robin Catling 07956 409818 or westdevonswords@gmail.com


Friday Night Sports Night

Girls football, SWYG, PPAUKParticipate in the range of fun sports and games such as football, basketball, dodgeball, tennis and more!

Activity type / sport / club: Football / Cricket / Tennis / Volleyball / Multisport
When: Friday – Term Time Only
Time: 18:00 – 20:00
Venue: Parklands Leisure Centre
Who it’s aimed at: Young people aged 8-14 years.
Cost: £3 per week / £5 for 2 siblings
Contact details: Ryan Arthurs – ryan@ocrasport.org.uk


Mini Football Club

Activity type / sport / club: Football
When: Wednesdays from 20th September 2017.
Time: 16:00 – 17:00
Venue: Parklands Leisure Centre
Who it’s aimed at: Ages 3-7
Cost: £12 for 4 weeks.
Contact details: Corey Burns – corey@ocrasport.org.uk


Kempo Karate

Karate (IDENAP Creative Commons)Activity type / sport / club: Martial Arts / Karate
When: Tuesdays
Time:
• Juniors 6:00-6:45pm
• Adults 7:00-8:20pm
Venue: Okehampton College Gym
Who it’s aimed at: Juniors and Adults
Cost: Juniors £4, Adults £5.50
(Student and family discounts also available)
Contact: Roger Chesnut – 07886185281
First lesson free to beginners


Multi Skills Club (4½-6 yrs)

multiskillsMulti skills is a fun way for children to develop their abilities in the three essential areas of balance, agility and coordination. Multi skills will enable children to develop life long physical skills in a fun way and is essential for their development in all sports.

Activity type / sport / club: Skills, fitness
When: Thursday evenings from 21st Sept. – Term time only
Time: 5-6pm
Venue: Parklands Leisure Centre
Who it’s aimed at: 4½-6 yrs
Cost: £3.00 per session
Contact: 01837 318010 or vicki@ocrasport.org.uk


Adult Gym, DMT & Trampoline (NEW!)

TrampoliningSport England / Lottery funded

Get back into sport, try something new! Choose to do gym, trampolining or both.
Double-mini trampoline • Trampolining • Sprung track • Beam • Vault • Bar

Activity type / sport / club: Gymnastics and trampolining
When: Thursdays, 21 Sept – 19 Oct and 2 Nov – 14 Dec
Time: 8.30-9.30pm
Venue: Okehampton College Gym
Who it’s aimed at: Adults and teens 14+ yrs
Cost: £4 per session
Contact: 01837 318010 or vicki@ocrasport.org.uk


Gymnastics

Gymnastics SWYG 2017 (PPAUK)OCRA Gym and Trampoline Club: fun club and great coaches. We run sessions in general gymnastics, tumbling, trampolining, pre-school, disability and freestyle gymnastics. Beginner, intermediate and advanced sessions for ages 3-5, 6+, 10+ and teens.

Activity type / sport / club: Gymnastics
When: Mondays-Saturdays following term-times
Time: weekdays after-school and evenings; Saturday mornings
Who it’s aimed at: Pre-school and beginners 3-5yrs; Intermediate 6-8yrs; Advanced 9yrs+
Cost: From £3.50 per session – payable per half-term block
Contact: 01837 318010 or vicki@ocrasport.org.uk

For a full list of Sessions and fees please go to the OCRA Gym and Tramplining Club website.

Please ensure book a place for you child. We currently have a waiting list for the gym club – please call 01837 318010.


Free-G

OCRA Freestyle Gymnastics Club

Freestyle gym ('parkour')Based on parkour and freerunning, learn new skills: Double kongs • Reverse vaults • Lazy vaults • Flips Somersaults • Kick the moons • Turn vaults • Wall flips • Speed vaults • Butterfly twists • Tornado kicks • Macaos

Activity type / sport / club: Gymnastics
When: Monday evenings  – term time only
Time: 3:45 – 4:25pm
Venue: Okehampton College Gym
Who it’s aimed at: 11 years +
Cost: £3.50 per session –  £42 for Autumn term
Contact: 01837 318010 or vicki@ocrasport.org.uk


Pilates

pilatesFlowing movement that aids fitness and well being. Fantastic instructors.

When: Tuesdays
Time: 6-7pm
Venue: Pavilion in the Park
Who it’s aimed at:
Cost: £4.00 per session
Contact: Shirley Edwards – 01837 659990


SNAP – Special Needs Activities in the Park

SNAP in the PavilionSNAP is a social club for children and young people with special needs. The club offers a fantastic opportunity to try lots of fun activities, socialise and make new friends.

Activity type / sport / club: Special Needs
When: Thursdays – term-time only
Time: 7pm and 8:30pm
Venue: Pavilion in the Park and Okehampton College Gym
Who it’s aimed at:
Cost: £5 per session
Contact: snap.okey@gmail.com, 07851257733, 01837 659990 or see the SNAP page for further details


Stretch and Strengthen

Gentle exercise for general mobility.pilates

When: Mondays
Time: 12-1pm
Venue: Pavilion in the Park
Who it’s aimed at: Adults
Cost: £4.00 per session
Contact: Sue Revington: 07522060856 or 01837 840899: susan.revington@btinternet.com


Tai Chi

tai-chiTai chi is an ancient Chinese tradition practiced as a graceful form of exercise. Reduce stress and anxiety while improving flexibility and balance.

When: Tuesdays
Time: 10.15-11.30am
Venue: Pavilion in the Park
Who it’s aimed at: Adults
Cost: £4.00 per session
Contact: Pippa Cherrington – 01837 851218 or 07889532982: email cherrington475@btinternet.com


Trampolining

OCRA trampoliningOCRA Gym and Trampoline Club incorporating OCRA Flyers: fun club and great coaches. Trampolining and double-mini trampolining to competition level. Beginner, intermediate and advanced sessions for ages 6+, 9+ and teens.

Activity type / sport / club: Trampolining
When: Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays following term-times
Time: weekday evenings; Saturday afternoons
Who it’s aimed at: 6+yrs; 9yrs+
Cost: From £4 per session – payable per half-term block
Contact: 01837 318010 or vicki@ocrasport.org.uk

For a full list of Sessions and fees please go to the OCRA Gym and Tramplining Club website.


Triathlon 9-14 years

Triathlon, SWYG, PPAUKActivities to develop each child’s love of triathlon and physical activity in a fun, encouraging and progressive atmosphere. The children will improve their bike handling skills; transition skills; running technique as well as their agility, balance and coordination. Coached swim sessions will focus on skills that boost a child’s confidence and ability to take part in triathlons.

Activity type / sport / club: Triathlon – running, swimming,cycling (bike/run/transition sessions: extra swim sessions to be arranged)
When: Friday, Term time only – starting Sept 15th – October 13th 2017 5 weeks
Time: 4-5pm
Venue: Basketball courts and field by the Pavilion
Who it’s aimed at: children, bike and run sessions all abilities catered for – swim sessions cater for N.S. stage 7 and above
Cost: £3 per session
Contact details: Juliet Paterson, BTF Level 2 Coach, j.pattie@yahoo.co.uk, 07792 933992


Volleyball Club

VolleyballExciting & fast moving game, great fun to play, come along, bring friends or work colleagues to the weekly session. All abilities welcome.

Activity type / sport / club: Volleyball
When: Friday – Term Time Only
Time: 20:00 – 21:00
Venue: Parklands Leisure Centre
Who it’s aimed at: Aged 14 +
Cost: £3 per week

Contact details: 01837 318010 – vicki@ocrasport.org.uk


Zumba fitness

Zumba fitness with KatieZumba Gold & Zumba Fitness with Katie. Perfect for those who love the Latin rhythms of Zumba but want a lower intensity workout. Focusing on balance, coordination, range of motion and cardio fitness, it’s a great way to work out, meet new people and HAVE FUN ?

ZUMBA GOLD®

Perfect for active older adults who are looking for a modified Zumba® class that recreates the original moves you love at a lower-intensity.

Activity type / sport / club: Fitness, dance
When: Monday
Time: 10-10.45am
Venue: Pavilion in the Park
Who it’s aimed at: older adults
Cost: £4.00

ZUMBA FITNESS®

We take the “work” out of workout, by mixing low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party.

Activity type / sport / club: Fitness, dance
When: Tuesdays
Time: 7-8pm
Venue: Pavilion in the Park
Who it’s aimed at: all welcome
Cost: £4.50 per session

Contact: Katie Drew – kdrewzumba@hotmail.com, www.facebook/kdrewzumba, Instagram/kdrewzumba

Tuesday session is currently full, but spaces still available on Zumba Gold.