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Frome Sport & Fitness

Frome Sport & Fitness centre 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
Website: Website:


Frome Angling Association
Contact: Gary Collingson
Tel: 01373 471437


Frome Town Archers
Contact Jon Godden
Tel: 01373 301189 evenings or 07773 606632 anytime on weekends


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
Meet at Frome Leisure Centre
Wednesdays 8.00pm – 10.00pm
Non-league club
Ages: 18 + senior, male & female

The Shuttles Badminton Club

Fun, Fitness and friendly competition
Whilst not for absolute beginners, the Club welcomes adult players,
including those who have not played for some time and want to play again.
The Club plays on Mondays 8 pm till 10 pm at Frome Sports & Fitness Centre.
If you are interested and would like to try us out on a Monday night then please contact:

Club Co-ordinator – John Warman on 01373 463268


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
Tel 01373 472591


Frome Park Bowling Club
Contact: Kevin Gregory
Tel: 01985 214352


Frome Amateur Boxing Club
Tel: 01373 464274/07786 930093




Frome Canoe Club                 
Contact: Pam Dixon
Tel: 01373 473836

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
Strong Junior side.

Beckington Cricket Club
The Recreation Ground, Beckington
Contact: Matt Nielsen (Head Coach) or David Norman (Club Secretary)
Tel: 07795 191458
Email: or
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

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

Frome District Wheelers
Contact: Shaun Lambdin
Tel: 01225 761026
Meet: Various


Vobster Quay Inland Diving
All ages welcome, inexperienced – experienced.
Vobster Quay ltd, Upper Vobster, Mells. BA3 5SA
Tel: 01373 814666


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
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
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.

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


Orchardleigh Golf Club
Orchardleigh, Frome BA11 2PH
Tel: 01373 454200

Orchardleigh Junior Golf academy

14- 17 Coaching, lessons, parties, holiday camps
and some free coaching sessions available.

For more info contact:
tel- 01373 454200

Gymnastics, Gyms and Fitness classes

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

Frome Sport & Fitness
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

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

Train Station Gym
Tel 01373 451360
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
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
The centre provides a variety of adult classes

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

Frome Leisure Centre

Friendly, social hockey club who train and play on a regular basis at Frome Leisure Centre.
We have 3 Saturday teams and a pay and play session.
contact me if you are interested in joining us

 Frome Junior Hockey

Tuesday evening 5pm – 6pm U16’s
Tuesday evening 6pm – 7pm U14’s
Thursday evenings 7pm – 8pm U13’s

 Frome Leisure centre Astro Pitch.

Contact Teresa 07710509786
for more information  visit our web site



Martial Arts

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

Vallis Way Karate Club
Contact: Steve Rusbridge
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Tel: 07514 971394
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
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 Fitness   Monday & Wednesday.
6.00pm Juniors, 7.00pm Seniors Ages: 4-Adults
Contact: Andrew Tombling
Tel: 0800 1955640

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


Frome Netball Club
Contact: June Barnes Tel: 01373 461625 or Andrea McCall 07732 456389
Website: http:
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

Cheese & Grain
Two weekly Roller Disco sessions every Wednesday
4pm session for under 14’s and their adult.
6pm session ‘ all welcome ‘£4 entry includes skate hire




Frome Rugby Football Club
Venue: The Club House, Gypsy Lane, Frome
Tel: 01373 462506
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.

Frome Small Bore Rifle Club
Meets in Shepton Mallet. For 12 years plus

Soft Play

Junction 21
Graphic House, Station Approach, FROME BA11 1RE
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: or
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) 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

Creative Aquatic Swimming Pool

Tytherington  Frome BA11 5BW
Contact: Simone Benhayon
Tel: 01373 228121


Frome Selwood Tennis Club
Tel: 07872 161381
For junior coaching contact head coach Chris Mathews
Tel- 07838 387482

Age 4 to senior. Also run holiday activities.

Table Tennis

Frome Table Tennis Club  aims  to encourage people of all ages, abilities and skill sets to have a go at the sport. We meet every Saturday at 6.00pm until 8.00pm and play friendly matches as well as competitions. All our welcome so just turn up!

Vallis Youth & Community centre
Vallis road BA11 3EF
07808 046536



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

The Junior (Tristar) section of Frome Triathlon Club encourages fun and game based learning and exercise with a focus on Triathlon. We currently run a weekly session on Sundays between 3pm and 5pm at Frome College (Bike & Run) and Frome Sports and Leisure Centre (Swim). This consists of swim, bike, run and transition skills.The session is suitable for beginners to experienced junior athletes between 8 and 14yrs old. Children should be able to swim 25m front crawl comfortably and be able to repeat this after a short recovery. You are welcome to join us for a free trial week.

Water Polo

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


Frome Walkers

 2nd Sunday of every month at Cork Street Car Park
1.15pm from November to March and from 1.45pm from April to October.
Walks are about 5 miles in the open countryside so boots are required.
Phone Les Stather on 07768556735 for details



Yoga/Pilates &  Alternative Health

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


Hatt Health & Movement Clinic

Wallbridge, Frome, BA11 5JX
Tel: 01373 452604
About us: Keeping you moving active & healthy with Pilates Classes and Strength & Conditioning programmes.
Call our friendly team or visit our website to find out more.


Birthzang Pregnancy Yoga & Mum & Baby Yoga

The Bennett Centre, Vicarage Street, Frome BA11 1PT
Tel: 07931756461
Weekly drop-in classes for all abilities
Pregnancy yoga Tuesdays 7.30pm
Mum & baby Yoga Thursdays (term-time) 10am