Festival Line up
The Get Active Wandsworth Festival is back for 2017, and is bigger and better than ever before! Download our Event Guide Here, or have a look through the categories below to find out what you can expect on 15th July!
Find out More about your local sports clubs, for juniors and adults in a variety of activities!
★ Bec Korfball ★
★ Playball Earlsfield ★
★ South London Swimming Club ★
★ Furzedown United ★
★ Chelsea Football Foundation★
Football- Chelsea Kicks programme
★ Herne Hill Harriers ★
★ Malory Eagles ★
★ Pin-Lon Volleyball Club ★
★ Sisters n Sport ★
★ Zumba Gold ★
★ Dipa Yoga Group ★
★ Scario Funk ★
★ McGahan Lees Irish Dance Academy ★
For adults- advice on nutrition, free bike checks, massages, join a gym and way more!
★ Enable Leisure and Sport ★
Join in the fun at the Enable pitch with a range of fun games for all the family. Come and try free taster sessions and pick up some amazing offers for your local sports centre!
★ Cotswolds/ Cycle surgery/ Runners need ★
Free bike checks, cycle challenge and offers for your local stores!
★ Places for People ★
Health and fitness sessions and advice
★ Easy gym Wandsworth ★
Fitness class tasters and health advice
★ Nuffield Health ★
Circuits and class taster sessions
★ My Time Active ★
Health And Physical Activity advice
★ Health Watch Wandsworth ★
Information on health and social care services
★ Results UK ★
Campaigning on international development
★ Wandsworth Borough Council, Road Safety Service ★
Dr Bike – mechanic safety checking bicycles.
Council stall – promoting cycle training and help with route planning.
Security marking – service provided by MET Police.
★ Transport For London ★
Walking and cycling advice, prize drawer for a brompton, walking and cycling quiz and prizes
Information about The Army, Army Reserves and how to keep physically fit
Information about the annual charity walk
★ Physio Edge, Sports injury clinic ★
Chair massages, Physio assessments, IPC treatments and retail products
The large outdoor screen will be in the centre of the park and will show a range of live action from our roaming cameras, and pre recorded videos and adverts.
★ Live Sport ★
Wimbledon women’s final, World Athletics championships
★ Performances ★
★ Presentation of medals to Mini Olympix Athletes ★
The climax of the year 5 & 6 school games competition
★ Roaming cameras with special guests Pure Yinkz and Uncle D ★
A range of activities specifically for children, scattered across the park:
★ Beat it! ★
Providing free activities and children’s weight management advice
★ Face painting ★
Provided by Beeutiful faces
★ Children’s rides and inflatables ★
Provided by Drakes funfairs
★ Holiday activity ideas ★
Provided by Enable Leisure and Sport and Allstar Tennis
★ PAWS & Friends ★
The Active Wandsworth Mascot who will be in attendance throughout the day and will be participating in the mascot race at 3pm!
Try something a little bit different!
★ Climbing Wall ★
7.3m climbing wall, provided and manned by Climb Hire Ltd
★ 60m Athletics track ★
An abundance of activates and showcases will be taking place on the track throughout the day. Visit the track to view the timetable.
Adults and juniors with a range of disabilities will be able to take part in lots of activities, including:
★ Disability sports coach UK ★
Free ‘give it a go’ Disability Multi Sports activities
★ Wand Card ★
Disability advice service
★ Googly Cricket ★
Inclusive cricket taster sessions
★ Re:Zone8 ★
The tennis courts at the North side of the park are managed by All Star tennis and will be providing an array of activites to take part in and spectate upon throughout the day!
★ Free tennis taster sessions ★
★ Touch tennis ★
★ Mini Olympix Competition 10am-2pm ★
Delivered by Enable Leisure and Sport
★ Back to Netball Festival 2-4pm ★
England Netball’s development team will be running a Back to netball tournament, encouraging local women to get back into the sport. Find out more about the Back to Netball scheme here
There will be a selection of hot and cold food available to purchase at the festival:
★Pizza Me Pizza You★
Fresh, Woodfired Pizza
★ Tablet Catering ★
Fresh salads and breads
★ Jerk Spice ★
★ Planet Organic ★
Look out for Planet Prganic, providing free smoothies from their bike throughout the day!