Sign up for Under 5 Coaching - Get One Month Free Soft Play

Sign-up to any of our qualifying Under 5s coaching classes (see below) by 30 July 2024 and receive a FREE one month membership for soft play with unlimited access to all three soft play venues across the city.

Check out our wide range of pre school coaching and classes available below and sign up via our online coaching portal

Make sure to book in for your classes before 30 July and you will receive a free soft play membership for August. Don't worry if you're already a member - existing Soft Play members will also receive a free month. Check out the full terms and conditions at the bottom of this page. 

Check out the range of classes that qualify for this offer - covering all the different ways your little ones can learn, play and keep active. Try Football, Tennis, Gymnastics or Swimming or mix it up with our Jump into Sport, Gym and Jump or Athletics classes.

Find the class that best suits you and sign up at our coaching portal by 30 July to receive your free month of soft play.

Jump into Sport Classes

Develops physical literacy and spatial awareness and delivers multi-activity sport sessions specifically designed for children from 18 months to 5 years old.

Jump into Sport (18 mths - 5 yrs)

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Baby and Gym Nippers

Build up their confidence and movement skills in this gymnastics based class. 

Baby Nippers (Walking - 18 mths)
Gym Nippers (18 mths - 3 yrs)
Gym Nippers (3 - 5 yrs)
Jump Nippers (3 - 5 yrs)

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Gym & Jump 

Little ones can reach for the stars with our  mixed gymnastics & trampoline skills classes. 

Gym and Jump (18 mths-  3 yrs)
Gym and Jump (3 - 5 yrs)

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Football Mini Kickers and Kick Starters 

Got a budding football star? In our football classes they learn the core starter skills all while playing. 

Football Kick Starters (18 mths - 3 yrs)
Football Mini Kickers (3-5 yrs) 

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Jump and Dive Skills

Using the dive board and trampoline in our dry dive area, this is the perfect start for trampolining, gymnastics or diving

Jump and Dive Skills (3-5 yrs)

 when they're older.

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All the games and challenges you can imagine to establish the foundations for the next stars of track and field.

Athletics Pre-School

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Help your little one build up their confidence in the water with early years swim classes across the city. 

Swim Baby (0-12 mths)
Swim Toddler (1 - 2 yrs)
Swim Nippers (2-4 yrs)
Swim Pre-School (3-5 yrs)

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Tots Tennis 

Serve up some fun for your little one! Our Tots Tennis classes run at Craiglockhart and The Meadows.

Tots Tennis

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Dance classes can help sustain a young child's enthusiasm for movement and music. 

Ballet Pre-School (3-5 years)

 when they're older.

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Junior Ballers is our introduction to the fun world of Basketball. Children are shown to the basics of basketball with progression to structure and techniques. 

Junior Ballers (18mths - 5 years)

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1. Use our Coaching HomePortal to book and pay online for classes.  The Coaching HomePortal also allows you to book into additional classes, add siblings to your account and book them into a suitable class.

  • New customers - Click here to go to the Coaching Homeportal.  Once you have selected your class, select the option to Register as a new customer.
  • Current customers without an activated Coaching HomePortal account - please activate your account first. Click here for a guide to help you activate your account.
  • Current customers with an activated Coaching HomePortal account - Click here to go to the Coaching HomePortal.  When booking your class please ensure you enter your email and password under the Returning Customers section.

2. Once you have booked and paid online, and received your confirmation, your space is guaranteed.  

3. Our Customer Accounts team will automatically set up your Soft Play Membership from 1 - 31 August and you can start visiting all our soft play centres free of charge. Existing Soft Play members will receive their free month in August or September depending on sign up date.

Additional FAQs regarding our coaching programme and how to book into the course can be found here

Soft Play membership grants you unlimited access to all three of our incredible soft play venues around the city; Scrambles at EICA RathoTumbles at Portobello and Clambers at the Royal Commonwealth Pool with designated Baby, Toddler and Junior zones ensuring fun and adventure for kids aged 0-10.

Each of our unique soft play venues offers your own table right in the heart of the action, a cafe for tasty treats and snacks, and of course safe, soft play fun!

There are no bookings available so simply drop in and let the fun begin. Find out more below about each of our Soft Play venues. 

  • Standard Soft Play membership terms & conditions apply.
  • Offer only available to customers booking into a qualifying coaching class between Wednesday 3 July to Tuesday 30 July.
  • Customers without a current, paid July Direct Debit, Soft Play membership will receive one month soft play membership free of charge running from 1 - 31 August inclusive.
  • Current soft play members, those who have paid July Direct Debit, will have their Direct Debit payment nullified for one month to receive their free month. If a qualifying coaching class is booked before 26 July the free month will be 1 – 31 August, if coaching class is booked between 26 July to 30 July then free month will be 1 – 30 September.
  • Soft Play membership only applies to the child being booked into a qualifying coaching class. Qualifying classes are listed as follows: Swim Baby, Swim Toddler, Swim Nippers, Jump and Dive Skills, Athletics Pre-School, Tennis Tots, Football Kick Starters, Football Mini-Kickers, Swim Pre-School, Gym and Jump, Gym Nippers, Swim Pre-School, Ballet Pre-School, Active Start/ Jump into Sport, Gym and Jump, Baby Nippers and Basketball Junior Ballers
  • A maximum of one free month can be applied per child, multiple months not available for a child booked into multiple lessons.
  • Offer is available to customers who have previously been in Edinburgh Leisure’s coaching programme but is not available to customers who left after 31st May 2024.
  • No cash value alternative, substitutions exchanges or transfers of Soft Play membership allowed.