Excel Activity CampExcel Activity Camp
Specialist Summer Activity camp in the UK. Choose from Sports, Creative Arts, Water & Forest Adventure or Media.
Children on surf boards at xuk summer camp in UK

XUK Excel Children's kit list

Below is a list of suggested items that we feel all campers should bring to camp.

Camp is full of many fun and action packed activities. Sometimes we can get a bit messy. Please only pack clearly labelled clothes and accessories which you are happy to get dirty.

We strongly advise against bringing valuable items that cannot be replaced if they are lost or stolen.

Clothing

  • Waterproof coat
  • Trainers (comfortable, strong and worn-in)
  • Plenty of underwear and socks
  • Swimming costume
  • Night wear
  • Jumpers
  • Skirts/dresses
  • T-shirts
  • Jeans/leggings/tracksuit
  • Shorts
  • Rucksack
  • Disco clothes for the weekly disco

Other items

  • EHIC (European Health Insurance Card) for EU citizens only
  • A watch
  • Named water bottle
  • Torch and spare batteries
  • Wallet or purse
  • Named net laundry bag
  • Large towel (for swimming), bath towel and face towel
  • Toiletries: hair brush, flannel, soap, toothbrush and paste and shampoo
  • Travel adapter
  • If doing extra English lessons - Stationary (dictionary, pen, notebook, pencil, rubber and a ruler)

Water & Forest Adventure

For the elective, it is essential that you have:

  • Long sleeved tops*
  • Long sleeved trousers*
  • Shorts (not denim)*
  • T-Shirts*
  • Fleece/jumpers*
  • Waterproof coat*
  • Water shoes*
  • Trainers*
  • Named water bottle
  • Swimming costume or trunks
  • Swimming towel
  • Bag for wet and dirty clothes

*Clothing and shoes will get wet and dirty due to the nature of the activities.

Sport

For the elective, it is essential that you have:

  • Sports shorts
  • T-Shirts
  • Tracksuit bottoms
  • Jumpers
  • Waterproof coat
  • Named water bottle
  • Swimming costume or trunks
  • Swimming towel

Media

For the elective, it is essential that you have:

  • Named USB memory stick (8gb minimum)
  • Named water bottle

We have all the equipment needed. But if you wish to bring your own camera our staff will help you to develop skills with it.

Creative Arts

For the elective, it is essential that you have:

  • Comfortable clothes you can move freely in
  • Trainers
  • Clothes you are happy to get dirty
  • Named water bottle

Do not bring

Lost property

It is vital all belongings are clearly labelled and looked after by your child. If it is too valuable to lose please do not bring it! If any items are lost please get in touch with us as soon as possible. Any unclaimed items will go to charity on 1st September.