Specialist English plus sports courses in the UK


UK providers offer a wide range of English language courses tailored to meet the needs and interests of learners from around the world.

Students who want to do sports training alongside their language learning will find experienced coaches, excellent facilities and specialist programmes to motivate them to progress their skills.

Benefits of combining language learning with sports

1) Immersive learning:  doing sports training with local instructors provides an immersive experience that accelerates language acquisition.

2) Health and fitness: combining language learning with physical activities promotes a healthy lifestyle and well-being.

3) Cultural exchange: sports are a universal language, allowing you to connect with people from different backgrounds and cultures.

4) Memorable experience: these courses offer unforgettable memories and the chance to make lifelong friends.

English plus football (soccer)

There are a number of UK providers who can offer professional standard football training alongside English language lessons.

UK football training programs benefit from experienced coaches, access to well-maintained pitches, and a competitive youth football scene.

There are English plus football course options all over the UK. Here are just some examples of specialist football training programmes with links to clubs:

International House Manchester Football Academy
Choices International – West Ham United Foundation International Academy

English plus surfing

England’s stunning South West coastline provides the perfect backdrop to learn to catch waves while improving your language skills.

The UK offers a wide range of surf breaks suitable for all levels of surfers. The exposed western coast, particularly in regions like Cornwall and Devon, benefits from consistent Atlantic swells, creating excellent surfing conditions.

Study English plus surfing at: Country Cousins in Ilfracombe, North Devon

English plus horse riding

Students can combine their love for horses with language learning in the scenic landscapes of the United Kingdom.

Horse riding in the UK is unique thanks to the stunning countryside landscapes, rich equestrian history, and diverse riding experiences. Riders can explore a wide range of terrains, from the picturesque rolling hills of the Cotswolds to the rugged trails of the Scottish Highlands.

Find out more about some of the English plus horse riding courses available:

Exsportise – Cambridgeshire or West Sussex
Kings Education – Bath
British Study Centres – Gloucestershire

English plus tennis

The United Kingdom is a special place to learn tennis, thanks to its historical ties to the sport. Students will find world-class facilities, experienced coaching staff, and diverse playing surfaces. With iconic tournaments like Wimbledon, aspiring tennis players can find inspiration and motivation to excel.

Whether you’re a beginner or aiming for a professional career, you can develop your tennis skills alongside your English language classes.

Ready to book an English plus sports course?

Studying English language alongside sporting activities is a fantastic way to enhance your language skills while indulging in your passion for sports.

Whether you’re a football fanatic, a tennis enthusiast, or a lover of outdoor adventures, the UK offers a diverse range of experiences that will not only improve your English but also create lasting memories.

So, grab your sport gear – your English language adventure awaits in the UK!

Find an English plus sports course on the Study UK course finder.