Are you looking for something a bit different for your child’s next birthday party? Then Oriam has just the thing.
Let us take the hassle out of party planning for you. With a huge range of activities available from football to inflatables, as well as different catering options your child will love celebrating their big day at Oriam, the home of performance sport in Scotland.
To ensure everything runs smoothly and that everyone has a great time, we provide a qualified coach or party host as standard, from start to finish.
Check out our brochure below.
If you are interested in making a booking, please complete our enquiry form and we will get back to you.
Kids Sports Classes
The next block of our increasingly popular Tots to Teens Sports Classes, for 3-11 year olds, will start on Monday 20th August.
All the old favourites will be returning, including gymnastics, netball, football and racquet club, and we are introducing brand new dance classes!
The new brochure, which includes information about the next TWO blocks, can be found below.
Booking for the next block will open to the public will open mid-June (exact date TBC). Bookings can be made over the phone on 0131 451 8400, or in person at Oriam reception.
Please note, for any enquiries and bookings for pre-school gymnastics, please contact Kestrel Gymnastics Group directly, using the button below.
Inflatable Fun Fridays
With two inflatables sessions, designed to cater for a wide range of ages, our fun run, bouncy castle, and toddler play-zone will keep your young ones occupied.
Pre-booking is not required so just turn as and when you like, reporting to main reception on arrival. Children must be supervised at all times, and children under 18 months go free.
- Pre-school session – 9:30-11:30 – £3 p/p
- All ages session – 13:30-15:30 – £3 p/p
There are a few dates that both morning & afternoon inflatables will not be running due to other bookings, these are as follows:
- 31st August 2018 (morning only, afternoon will run as normal)
- 7th September 2018
- 14th September 2018
- 9th November 2018 (morning only, afternoon will run as normal)
- 5th April 2019
- 24th May 2019
- 14th June 2019
- 21st June 2019
Adult Sports Classes
Many people stop playing sport once they reach a certain age. However, the older we get the more important it is to stay active.
We currently offer walking football and walking netball for over 50s, open to anyone regardless of experience or ability.
More information on our Walking Football sessions can be found below.
Our Walking Netball sessions will return after the summer holidays. Please keep and eye our Facebook page for more information. These will take place on Fridays.
All of our adult sessions are free to Oriam members.
Tour, Play & Learn
School, community and corporate groups can go behind the scenes and find out what life is like for performance athletes here at Oriam.
Throughout the guided tour you will have the chance to see our performance changing rooms and gym, hydrotherapy pool, indoor 3g pitch and much more. Add the ‘Play’ and/or ‘Learn’ options to have a one off training session in our world class facilities or receive a lecture on an area of your choosing.
This is an experience not to be missed.
More information can be found in the brochure below.
“Informative and educational. Pitched at the right level. Excellent experience for the future elite athletes, increased aspirations, allowed them to train and be exposed to an elite environment.”
– Shane Hassell,
Strength and Conditioning Officer, Dyke House Sports and Technology College.
Community Sports Hub
The South-West Edinburgh Community Sport Hub brings together the key strategic partners to take a holistic overview of sports provision for the area, with a key focus on local community clubs. The hub has three funding partners which are Heriot-Watt University, Sportscotland and the City of Edinburgh Council which supports the cost of our CSH officer.
The Bike Bothy is a cycling hub, located on the Garden Lane just off the main University Avenue, that offers the following services: Bicycle Hire Maintenance Classes Bicycle Servicing and Repairs Cycle Training and Led rides on campus and surrounding area Free Bicycle buying advice and safe route planning Fix your own bike sessions For more information on all the Bike Bothy services please click here Should you wish to make an enquiry, pop in and visit the Bike Bothy or contact Evan Oliphant below.
Opening times are Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11am-4pm. Keep up-to-date with the latest information on the Bike Bothy, including promotional sales, events and bike rides on the Bike Bothy Facebook