Sport & Leisure

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Frome Leisure Centre

The Leisure Centre is managed by Avalon Leisure and offers a range of facilities open to children and young people including swimming, gym, exercise classes, squash, badminton, football (indoor and outdoor), tennis and basketball together with holiday activities and birthday parties.
Tel: 01373 465446


Frome Angling Association
Contact: Gary Collingson
Tel: 01373 471437
Email: [email protected]


Frome Town Archers
Contact Jon Godden
Tel: 01373 301189 evenings or 07773 606632 anytime on weekends
Email: [email protected]


Aveling Adventure

We are 100% mobile activity providers, we provide activities such as a our mobile climbing wall, circus skills, Extreme tree climb, Archery, Bushcraft and many more. We can supply these to festivals, schools, corporate events, anywhere really that would like us!
Jenna - 07969723885 Catherine - 07960134875


Frome Badminton Club
Contact: John Warman
Tel: 01373 463268
Email: [email protected]
Meet at Frome Leisure Centre
Wednesdays 8.00pm - 10.00pm
Non-league club
Ages: 18 + senior, male & female

Frome Junior Badminton club
Ages 8-13 - Sundays 4.00pm - 5.30pm
Ages 13+ Tuesdays 8.00 - 10.00 pm
Frome Leisure Centre
Contact: Clive Davis
Email:  [email protected]
Tel 01373 472591


Frome Park Bowling Club
Contact: Kevin Gregory
Tel: 01985 214352
Email: [email protected]


Frome Amateur Boxing Club
Tel: 01373 464274/07786 930093
Email: [email protected]



Frome Canoe Club                 
Contact: Pam Dixon
Tel: 01373 473836
Email: [email protected]

Pool Sessions September to April:

Frome Swimming Pool, Fridays 8.00- 9.00pm
River Sessions April to September: Market Yard, Frome,
Wednesdays 7.00 - 9.00pm

Age: 8 years and above.
Taster sessions also available to organisations, clubs and youth groups. Call for details.


Frome Cricket Club
The Showfield, Rodden Rd, Frome BA11 2AH
Contact: Mike Cooper
Tel: 01373 465382
Website: www.
Strong Junior side.

Beckington Cricket Club
The Recreation Ground, Beckington
Contact: Matt Nielsen (Head Coach) or David Norman (Club Secretary)
Tel: 07795 191458
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]
All ages & abilities welcome

Rode Cricket Club
If you are interested in becoming a member please get in touch . For more information visit the website


Welshmill Pump Track
Welshmill Park now boasts a cycle track - can you make a complete circuit without pedaling ? Suitable for all ages.
Welshmill Road

Black Canon Collective
Mountain Biking Club based at Longleat Estate
Contact: Andrew Denham
[email protected]

Cyclists’ Touring Club (Frome Section)
Contact: Richard Hounsell
Tel: 01373 453051
Email: [email protected]
Meet: Market Place Frome Sundays 9am - 1pm
Age: 15 - seniors, u15 must be accompanied.

Frome District Wheelers
Contact: Shaun Lambdin
Tel: 01225 761026
Email: [email protected]
Meet: Various


Vobster Quay Inland Diving
All ages welcome, inexperienced - experienced.
Vobster Quay ltd, Upper Vobster, Mells. BA3 5SA
Tel: 01373 814666
Email: [email protected]


Frome Collegians

Frome Collegians Football Club was formed in 1975. It provides coaching and competitive games for girls and boys from the age of 5 years to adult. Matches are organised at the various locations. All the coaches are FA qualified and the Club has been awarded “Charter Status” by the Football Association. New players are always welcome and anyone interested in playing or obtaining facilities for their children should contact the following:-
Club President: Graham Clarke Tel: 01373 452204
Email: [email protected]
Club Vice President: Richard Hounsell: Tel: 01373 453051
Chairman: Mike Buckley Tel: 01373 472140.

Frome Town Ladies & (Girls) Football Club
Contact: Colin Marsh
Tel: 07507 488485
Email: [email protected]
Currently run 2 open age teams (age14 plus), 1 in premier Division of South West Women’s Football league and the reserves in Division 1. Also run u14 and u12 teams in Somerset and Wiltshire leagues.Training is on Wednesday evenings on the astro turf behind Frome Sports Centre.

Frome Town Youth Football Club
Contact: Sarah Davis
Tel: 01373 303721
Various age groups, school age upwards.
Training at Trinity First School.
Email: [email protected]

Frome Town Robbins
Alder Smith Stadium, Berkley Road, Frome.
Venues: Frome Leisure Centre and Oakfield School
Frome Town is the only local club to have received the FA’s prestigious Community Charter Standard Club Award. We provide coaching for children aged from 5 to 18, with all abilities welcome. All coaches are FA qualified with many haven taken specialist courses in coaching young players. Training takes place on Thursday evenings 6-8pm.
Contact: Jamie Malley
Tel 07767 873108


Frome Golf Club
Critchill Manor, Nunney Road, Frome BA11 4LJ
Tel: 01373 453410
Email: [email protected]
Coaching: Rob Morris 07941 306424

Orchardleigh Golf Club
Orchardleigh, Frome BA11 2PH
Tel: 01373 454200
Email: [email protected]

Gymnastics, Gyms and Fitness classes

Liberty Gymnastics
Unit D, Vallis Mills Trading Estate, Robins Lane, Frome BA11 3DT
Tel: 07825 768711
Email: l
[email protected]

Frome Leisure Centre
Princess Ann Road, Frome
Tel 01373 465446

Body Basics fitness classes
Studio fitness, Zumba, first steps, children’s classes (Zumba Kids ages 8 - 12 yrs) & older people’s classes. Classes held at Frome College, Frome Football club, Oakfield School, Nunney village hall & Wanstrow village hall.
For more information contact Gina Fry
Tel 07968 329411
[email protected]

Eco Fitness
Outdoor fitness classes for 16yrs plus with Jennie Antell.
Tel: 01373 836552 or 07801 496235
Email: [email protected]

Train Station Gym
Tel 01373 451360
Email: [email protected]
The gym is open to young people over 14yrs old and fitness classes are for over 16 yrs. There is also a cheerleading class for 6yrs plus.

The Fitness Studio
Marston Trading Estate, Frome
Tel: 01373 465333
Email: [email protected]
The Fitness Studio is a gym which caters for adults and young teenagers.

Lyndsey Uphill Fitness
Unit 1, Manor Furlong, Marston Trading Estate, Frome BA11 4RJ
Tel: 01373 464745 or 07866 949 020
Email: [email protected]
The centre provides a variety of adult classes and sessions including Teen Circuits for 13yrs plus on Mondays from 4.45 - 5.30pm.

Curves Womens Gym

A small friendly gym with a 30 minute
circular workout to music
15 Palmer Street
Phone: 01373 466 266


Frome Ladies Hockey Club
Contact: Karen Moore
Tel: 07771 573294
Email: [email protected]
Venue: Frome Leisure Centre, Astro Pitch.
Training: Thursdays 7.45- 9pm (15yrs - 150yrs!!)
New comers always welcome.

Martial Arts

Frome Judo Club
Contact T Atkinson
Tel: 01373 472886/07849 641470
Frome Leisure Centre
Tuesday 6pm-7.30pm
Junior & Senior clubs
E mail:  [email protected]

Vallis Way Karate Club
Contact: Steve Rusbridge
sskd frome karate club
Tel: 07514 971394
Email: [email protected]
Venue: Frome Youth & Community Centre
Meet: Thursday 6.00pm-7.30pm Age 5 - 15 years-
7.30-9.00- adult class
Traditional Shotokan Karate - a great way to keep fit learn karate techniques and self defence.

Dragons Black Belt Academy
Contact: Derek Tanswell
Tel: 01373 461718
Email: [email protected]
Venue: Frome Sports Centre
Meet: Thursday

(4 - 7 years) 6.30pm-7.15pm
(8 - 16 years) 7.30pm-8.15pm
(seniors) 8.20pm onwards

CRB checked qualified coach. Various activities available ranging from self-defence through to meditation. Master tuition, with regular gradings. Everyone welcome. Helps build confidence and character. Ideal to make you street safe.

Frome TAGB Tae Kwon-Do
Frome Leisure Centre, Monday & Wednesday.
6.00pm Juniors, 7.00pm Seniors Ages: 4-Adults
Contact: Andrew Tombling
Tel: 0800 1955640
Email: [email protected]

Elevation Martial Arts

Martial Arts for Kids & Adults. We have over 300 happy families training weekly throughout our martial arts centres.

Elevation does as it names suggest, raises the bar in the martial arts for kids & adult classes, taking tuition, service and education to new heights. We are the ideal place for martial arts for kids and adults alike.
Training at Oakfield Academy.
Cool Cubs (3-6yrs old) 9.00 - 9.30Juniors (7- 14yrs old) 10.00 - 11.00
Adults (15+) 11.00 - 12.00
Cool Cubs (3-6yrs old) 5.00 - 5.30
Juniors (7- 14yrs old) 5.30 - 6.30
Please call us on 01373470101 to claim your first 2 lessons free.
Tel: 07885 896878

Modern Warrior Training - Self defence classes

Juniors, Kids and Teens from ages 4 to 18. Weekly self defence classes in 3 age groups to help children build character and confidence. Held at St Mary’s Church, Frome.
Contact: Robert Grant
Tel: 07599 299696
Email: [email protected]


Frome Netball Club
Contact: June Barnes Tel: 01373 461625 or Andrea McCall 07732 456389
Email: [email protected]
Venue: Frome Youth & Community Centre, Vallis Road, Frome
Training: Thursday 7.15pm-9.15pm (meet wet or dry!). New Juniors section Thursdays 6-7pm.
Age: 11 + - Senior. Females.
Friendly & League.


Roller Skating

Frome Roller Disco
Tuesdays and Wednesdays each week 4:15pm - 5:45pm (under 14’s) 6:15pm - 7:45pm (all welcome). Skaters to be accompanied by parent or carer. Skaters need to bring their own skates however there is limited skate hire at £1.50 per person. £3.00 entry. Reserve a place (it gets busy!) or just turn up.
Email: [email protected]
Website: and on Facebook:



Frome Rugby Football Club
Venue: The Club House, Gypsy Lane, Frome
Tel: 01373 462506
Email: [email protected]
Meet: Sunday mornings and various other times, see website.
Training, coaching and match practice, Non contact up to 10 years of age.


Frome Running Club
Contact: Karen Evans and Jo Fordhan
Tel: 01373 471489 and 472922
Meet at Frome Rugby Club
Wednesdays at 7.00pm or Sunday between 8.30- 9.00 at various venues
Ages 16+ - male & female.


Frome and District Pistol Club
For over 11 years old.
Email: [email protected]

Frome Small Bore Rifle Club
Meets in Shepton Mallet. For 12 years plus
Email: [email protected]

Soft Play

Junction 21
Graphic House, Station Approach, FROME BA11 1RE
Contact: [email protected]
Tel: 01373 453670
Junction 21 is a Frome-based children’s indoor soft play centre for children up to the age of 12. Junction 21 caters for both children and adults, providing a café area for those who want to relax and socialise and a range of slides, ball pools, ropes, swings, nets and plenty of toys for the kids to have fun with. Open Monday to Friday 9.30am to 6pm and Saturday and Sunday 10am to 5pm. See website for prices.



Frome Leisure Centre
The Leisure Centre has a main pool and teaching pool and offers a range of different sessions and classes. Under 5’s swim for FREE and there are some £1 swim sessions. Fun sessions include floats and inflatables, the pool is available for private hire, classes range from water mobility to aquanatal. See for more details.

Frome Swimming Club
Contact: Susie Hann
Tel: 01373 469938
Meet: Frome Leisure Centre, Tuesday evenings, Age: 4+
Email: [email protected] or [email protected]
Water Polo junior section trains every Sunday evening 7pm-7.30pm.
Enquiries to the clubs helpdesk on Tuesday evenings.


We provide specialist award winning baby and toddler swimming classes in Frome (Harry’s Hydro) and Rudge (The Full Moon). We have a unique partnership with the national Governing body of swimming, the ASA, and provide classes from birth to 4 years.
Tel: 01793 337118 or 01249 248863
Email: [email protected]

Creative Aquatic
Tytherington, Frome BA11 5BW
Contact: Simone Benhayon
Tel: 01373 228121
Email: [email protected]


Frome Selwood Tennis Club
Tel: 07872 161381
Email: [email protected]
For Junior Coaching contact the Head Coach Chris Matthews telephone 07838 387482 email:[email protected]


Age 4 to senior. Also run holiday activities.


Frome Triathlon Club
Contact:Andy Poole
Tel: 01373 301062 or 07813 920956
Email: [email protected]
Age: 16+. Meet Saturdays 9.00am for running, and cycle Sunday morning’s 8.30am.

Water Polo

Frome Water Polo Club
Contact: Alan Poole
Tel: 01373 472554
Email: [email protected]
Seniors Thursdays 9.00pm - 10.00pm
Juniors (12-13 yrs plus) Sundays 7pm - 7.30pm


Yoga / Pilates
Pure Moves, Wesley Close, Christchurch St West, Frome
Tel: 01373 466464
Email: [email protected]
Pilates suitable for ages 16+ - male & female.
Yoga - ad hoc classes from 4 yrs plus.