Sports classes and activities for Under 5's
Sport classes and activities in Auckland for toddlers, preschoolers and children under 5 years old.
Kelly Mini Sports NZ for kiwi preschoolers
Auckland venues: Browns Bay, Hobsonville Point, Stanmore Bay and Silverdale
Get your preschooler off to a great start with Kelly Mini Sports. Their programmes teach your toddler or preschooler essential skills and a lifelong love of sports. Trained coaches use a dynamic combination of fun and music to teach skills that are essential for your child’s physical and social development. They are also a great place for parents to socialise!
Book in for a trial Kelly Mini Sports class here
St Heliers Tennis Club, 3 Goldie Street, St Heliers, Auckland
Fun packed sessions designed to help toddlers gain confidence and learn the basics of tennis using colourful, progressive equipment, engaging games and activities. While tennis focused, skills gained are adaptable to many other sports. Small groups, taught by experienced tennis coach, and mum! All equipment provided.
Also can run tennis/racket sport themed birthday parties, coffee groups or preschool sessions on request. Contact 021503320 for any more questions.
Equestrian 4 Everyone Pre-School Programme
497A Whangaparaoa Road Stanmore Bay. Auckland
The children play a range of activities, including grooming and riding. They take turns riding our miniature horses, Cocoa and Casper. Ages: 3 to 5 years old
Tennis Monsters Mini Shots
Tennis club venues: Pompallier (St Mary’s Bay), Eden-Epsom, Forrest Hill, Te Atatu and Waimauku.
Mini Shots tennis is for pre-schoolers aged 3-5-years old, which develops basic skills towards the Hot Shots pathway programme endorsed by Tennis New Zealand. With modified rackets and balls, kids learn balance, movement and coordination, simple ball tasks and swing patterns, through fun and easy game-based learning groups, with parent interaction. The course is conducted in a friendly and welcoming environment. Further information contact 02108489150.
Act out well-loved and original stories using creative yoga, sounds and song and sew the seeds of breath awareness and ‘quiet time’. Classes for ages 4-6 years.
Albany Tennis Park
Albany Tennis Park, Albany
Launchpad tennis lessons for pre schoolers aged 3 to 5 years old. The programme is designed as an introduction to tennis in a fun atmosphere, to encourage participation and skill development that includes: hand-eye coordination, basic swing patterns, ball tracking and understanding concepts.
Ball Basics ball skills for kids
Indoor Shed, College Rifles, 33 Haast Street, Remuera
Give your kids a fun introduction to ball sports, allowing them to learn hand-eye coordination and team work through active play. Suitable for ages 3 and 4 years old.
JUMP North Shore, 48 Arrenway Drive, Mairangi Bay, Auckland and JUMP East Tamaki, 7A Arwen Place, East Tamaki
JUMP.mini sessions cover basic trampolining skills including jumping, shapes, twists and body landings as well as encouraging hand eye coordination, body awareness and motor skills. Suitable for toddlers and pre-schoolers aged 1 to 5 years old.
Kids in Action
Action Sports for Kids programme aimed at little ones between 2 years to 5 years. These sessions have been designed to get your little ones involved in sport, have fun, learn some ball skills and play a game or two! Your child will get a taste of soccer (football), rugby, netball, athletics along with some games. They will learn some basic skills, develop their hand-eye coordination and have a lot of fun along the way.
Balmoral Indoor Sports Centre, 162 Balmoral Road, Mount Eden
A programme that offers a truly enjoyable and involving first introduction to non-contact/tag rugby, that appeals to pre-school boys and girls of all sporting backgrounds and abilities. Classes for 2 to 3.5 years and 3.5 to 5 years.
Toddler Time at Gravity Trampoline Park
Gravity Locations: 77B Morrin Road and 5 Ronwood Ave, Manukau
Dedicated trampolines along with toys, tunnels, balls and activities aimed at little ones. These sessions help toddler development teaching fundamental movements, balance, hand-eye co-ordination, situational awareness and general interaction with their peers.
Suitable for ages 1-5.
Churchill Park School, Kinsale Avenue, Glendowie
Programme for 4-5 year olds combining safe and exciting Taekwon-Do skills with fun drills and games that inspire great behaviour.