Summer on the Move is the biggest and most popular programme for kids and adults alike, where sport and physical activity are the focus for a fun-filled summer. Now in its’ 15th edition, Summer on the Move promises to provide over 7000 participants to choose their favourite activities from 400 weekly sessions offered at different times and venues. Families are encouraged to take part together in activities offered for all ages at the same time. SportMalta ensures that the best coaches are selected to deliver the best quality programme in a bid to encourage the participants to start practising sport regularly beyond summer. Summer on the Move is definitely the best way to spend summer – join now!
Age Group: 4 years to Adult
Foundation Programme: 4-6 year olds
ABCs – Agility, Balance, Coordination and Speed
Educational Gymnastics, Dance and Fitness
Kids Athletics and Swimming (Optional)
Participation Programme: 7-10 year olds
Continuation of the Foundation Programme and the introduction of different activities which enable children to gain confidence, skills and competency in of a broad range of sport disciplines.
Performance Programme: 9-16 year olds
A choice of a variety of different sport disciplines where youngsters learn the skills, tactics and rules of the respective sport. Disciplines include: Athletics, Badminton, Ballet, Baseball/Softball, Basketball, Bowling, Dance, Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Hip-Hop, Karting, Rugby, Sailing, Squash, Swimming, Table-Tennis, Tennis, Traditional Karate and Volleyball
Adult Programme: 17+
A choice of fitness activities for adults in all the different venues catering for all levels of fitness and ability. Activities include Aerobics, Aqua Aerobics, Dance Fitness, Physical Fitness, Swimming, Zumba and for the first time a Programme of different sport and team games.
SportMalta Venues: Cottonera Sports Complex – Marsa Sports Complex – Kirkop Sports Complex and Tal-Qroqq Sports Complex.
Government Colleges: Sta. Margerita Boys Secondary School, Cospica – St. Ignatius Boys Secondary School, Tal-Handaq – St, Clare Girls Secondary School, Pembroke – Maria Regina Boys Secondary School, Zokrija, Mosta, Maria Assunta Girls Secondary School, Hamrun, Sta. Tereza Girls Secondary School, Mriehel.
Private Venues: Badger Karting Club -Ta’ Qali
Price: Payment is made once covering the whole term. Pro-rata rates every change of Term applies.
Fee: Payment is made once and covers the Programme from July to September. Pro-rata fee does not apply for 17+ Programmes.
Transport: SportMalta does not offer transport for #OnTheMoveProgrammes.
Participation of Parents: Parents ideally participate in one of the programmes offered in the respective venue. You are most welcome to wait for your children in the venue, however some places do not permit parents to wait around because of restrictions of space and safety. These include the Tal-Qroqq Sports Complex National Swimming Pool and Kirkop Sports Complex indoor facilities.
Weather Conditions: #OnTheMove offers both outdoor and indoor programmes. It is not our policy to cancel activities. Activities are only cancelled when extreme conditions hit our island like heavy rains, gale storms and lightning.
Adult Programme: The 17+ Programmes are intended for youths age 17 plus up to senior citizens of any age. The main aim of the programme is to stay fit, have fun, socialize and enjoy an hour of physical activity.
Swimming Programmes: All swimming programmes are held in outdoor heated pools. The National Swimming Pool at Tal-Qroqq Sports Complex supports an international standard facility of a 50mx25mx2m pool while at Kirkop Sports Complex,SportMalta has installed a 25mx10mx1m inflatable pool.
Inclusion Programmes: #OnTheMove supports the participation of all children of any physical or mental abilities. If a child needs one-to-one attention, SportMalta encourages the parents to take part and assist their child during the activities or else provide a facilitator.