Focus is a chance for our church network to spend quality time together; to pitch in as a family, sharing food, receiving and praying for one another, and supporting each other as we go.
 
 
 

Focus Active

 
 
 
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This is a flavour of the activities from Focus 2018. Info for 2019 coming soon. 

Are you a mover and a shaker? A fan of fitness, family and fun? You've come to the right place. There's something for everyone in our Focus Active programme: team sports to team quizzes, football to Zumba, and heaps in between. Staying healthy has never been this enjoyable. 

 

Activities

 
 

Somerley Runs

Hit the round running and get your day off to an energetic start! 5K: Beginner and family runs 5–10K: Intermediate and advanced runs.

Pilates

Stretch your way into a fantastic day with a Pilates class. Don't forget to bring your own mat! 

Zumba

Daily zumba classes – an opportunity to keep fit, meet friends and have fun, rolled into one!

Massive match-ups

Across the site, everyone is invited to come along and get involved in games happening each day on the field:

  • Friday – Football

  • Saturday – Handball

  • Sunday – Rounders

  • Monday – Rugby

  • Tuesday – Cricket  

Kids party session

Kick start your week with some family fun and games on the Focus Active Field.

Family sports day 

Events to suit all ages and abilities, including some old classics such as the egg & spoon and three-legged races, hosted by St John's Hampton Wick, with plenty of sweets being given out for effort!

Kids multi-sports coaching

Whatever their sport, kids in KS1 & KS2 will love this opportunity for coaching across a range of disciplines, for a range of abilities.

Parents and kids football cage tournament

High-energy, high-intensity, high-enjoyment football games, where kids can take on their parents in the cage!

Five-a-side football tournaments

Grab your footy-mad mates and head to the registration marquee on the Focus Active Field to sign up for the five-a-side tournament happening across the week.

Kids football coaching

If you have kids in KS1 or KS2, they won't want to miss this top quality football coaching!

Big Fat (Sports) Quiz Of The Year

Our sports quiz on Sunday will be an evening of community and participation for all ages. Gather a team of 5–8 people and join us!

The Sports Bar

Join us for drinks at the marquee on the Focus Active Field, to socialise with other sport lovers!

Other activities

 

Somerley Sports: Golf

The Focus Golf Course is back for 2018! We’ve teamed up with the Somerley Golf Club to make the course available to you, the Focus guests! If you’re missing your weekly round of golf, or need your golfing fix, for just £15 you can enjoy a round of golf on the par 69 course that cuts its way through the beautiful wooded Somerley Estate. You’ll be able to book a tee time from the Info Hut. Upon booking, you’ll be given a ticket confirming your tee time. Please make sure you bring your own clubs.

Somerley Sports: Tennis

Fancy a game of tennis whilst at Focus? The Somerley Tennis Court is for you! For just £5 book a one hour slot at the Info Hut. Please bring your own tennis raquets and balls. 

 

Bear Grylls Survival Academy

The world’s most recognisable face of survival and outdoor adventure brings the ultimate in self-rescue skills to Focus, delivered by his handpicked team of highly trained experts. In the Survival Academy sessions, you'll learn a variety skills, such as shelter building, how to light a fire and axe throwing.
The Adult Fitness Bootcamp is back this year, putting you through your paces with a range of intense, active exercises. 

You'll need to book onto to all the Bear Grylls Survival Academy activities in advance via the link below. There is a charge for these activities.

MONDAY
Bear Grylls Parent & Child Survival Academy (age 6 – 9 years) - £20 per person
Fire lighting, shelter building and camouflage and stalking skills.
2.00pm – 3.30pm  
4.00pm – 5.30pm

Bear Grylls Adult Fitness Bootcamp - £6.50 per person
Participants must be 14 years old plus.
6.00pm – 7.00pm

TUESDAY
Older children 10+ and adult Survival Academy (pm) - £25 per person.
Fire lighting, axe throwing and target air rifle shooting on a range.
2.00pm – 3.30pm  
4.00pm – 5.30pm

Bear Grylls Adult Fitness Bootcamp - £6.50 per person
Participants must be 14 years old plus.
8.00am – 9.00am
6.00pm – 7.00pm

Tickets can also be purchased at the Info Hut.

 

Local activities

 

Moors Valley Country Park & Forest

Moors Valley is just a ten minute drive away and offers a huge range of free activities including wooden play areas, trails, mazes, a zip slide, space net, climbing boulder, fortress of towers and crossings, slides, swings, sand area, bike tracks, a Gruffalo area and so much more. For more info visit their website

Go Ape!

Head to Go Ape at Moors Valley for tree-top adventures and forest segway tours! For more info visit their website.

New Forest Water Park

New Forest Water Park is a ten minute drive away and offers a wide range of family activities including cable wake-boarding, a huge aqua park and kayaking. For more info visit their website.